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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH

Auction # 148

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BRITISH COMMONWEALTH :
Aden and Protectorate States.
1362
Collection of MLH stamps from 1937 to 1963, including 1939-48 KGVI Definitive set and State of Shihr and Mukalla 1942-46 Definitive set. Catalogue Value 420.00.Collection of MLH stamps from 1937 to 1963, including 1939-48 KGVI Definitive set and State of Shihr and Mukalla 1942-46 Definitive set. Catalogue Value 420.00.
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British Guiana.
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1839 Letter from Demerara, handed to the master of the ship 1839 Letter from Demerara, handed to the master of the ship "Landbach", with manuscript 1/7 rate, addressed to London, with 2 line "Liverpool Ship Letter" marking and London backstamp. Ex Arthur White and shown on Siegel's reference site. Also 1857 Entire from Demerara to London, with manuscript 6 rate marking and clear Demerara double Arc CDS backstamp and London CDS transit marking.
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British Occupation of Italian Colonies.
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1950 2l on 1d Carmine, 4l on 2d Agate and 24l on 1/- Deep Blue Postage Dues O/P B.A. Tripolitania, all with No stop after 1950 2l on 1d Carmine, 4l on 2d Agate and 24l on 1/- Deep Blue Postage Dues O/P B.A. Tripolitania, all with No stop after "B" variety MLH. Sg TD7b, TD8a and TD10b. Catalogue Value 970.00.
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Canada.
1365
1897 $2.00 Deep Violet Jubilee fine used and centered to right. Sg 137. Catalogue Value 425.00.1897 $2.00 Deep Violet Jubilee fine used and centered to right. Sg 137. Catalogue Value 425.00.
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1366
Collection of MUH stamps from 1947 to 1991 in Davo Hingeless album. Odd early issue lightly hinged. Face Value CAN$237.00.
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Falkland Islands and Dependencies.
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Collection of MUH, MLH and fine used stamps from 1878 to 1965, including 1885 4d Grey-Black Queen Victoria Crown CA Wmk sideways MLH, 1891-1902 Queen Victoria Crown CA Wmk upright set MLH, 1912-20 KGV Multiple Crown CA Wmk set to 3/- value MLH, 1921-28 Wmk Multiple Script CA KGV set MLH, 1929-37 KGV set to 10/- value MLH, 1933 Centenary of British Administration set to 1/- value, 1938-50 KGVI Definitive set MLH, 1948 Royal Wedding set MLH, 1952 KGVI Definitive set both MLH and FU, 1960 QEII Definitive set MUH and Falkland Islands Dependencies 1954 QEII Definitive set MLH. Many shade variations represented. Odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 5,680.00.Collection of MUH, MLH and fine used stamps from 1878 to 1965, including 1885 4d Grey-Black Queen Victoria Crown CA Wmk sideways MLH, 1891-1902 Queen Victoria Crown CA Wmk upright set MLH, 1912-20 KGV Multiple Crown CA Wmk set to 3/- value MLH, 1921-28 Wmk Multiple Script CA KGV set MLH, 1929-37 KGV set to 10/- value MLH, 1933 Centenary of British Administration set to 1/- value, 1938-50 KGVI Definitive set MLH, 1948 Royal Wedding set MLH, 1952 KGVI Definitive set both MLH and FU, 1960 QEII Definitive set MUH and Falkland Islands Dependencies 1954 QEII Definitive set MLH. Many shade variations represented. Odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 5,680.00.
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Hong Kong.
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1938-46 1 Brown, 2 Grey, 4 Orange, 5 Green, 8 Red-Brown, 15 Scarlet, 20 Black, 25 Bright Blue, 50 Purple, $1.00 Dull Lilac and Blue perf 14 and 10 Bright Violet and 30 Yellow-Olive perf 14 x 14 KGVI in MUH half sheets of 60. 25 with 10 creased units and $1.00 with some perf separation and Short right leg to 'R' variety. Some typical gum toning. Sg 140-144, 145a, 146, 147, 149, 151a, 153 and 155. Catalogue Value $9,400.00.1938-46 1 Brown, 2 Grey, 4 Orange, 5 Green, 8 Red-Brown, 15 Scarlet, 20 Black, 25 Bright Blue, 50 Purple, $1.00 Dull Lilac and Blue perf 14 and 10 Bright Violet and 30 Yellow-Olive perf 14 x 14 KGVI in MUH half sheets of 60. 25 with 10 creased units and $1.00 with some perf separation and Short right leg to 'R' variety. Some typical gum toning. Sg 140-144, 145a, 146, 147, 149, 151a, 153 and 155. Catalogue Value $9,400.00.
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1938-52 KGVI Definitive set to $5.00 values including several shade and perforation variations (excludes 25 Blue and $2.00 Red-Orange and Green), 1946 Victory set both MLH and FU, 1948 Royal Wedding set MLH and 1962 QEII Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 1,135.00.1938-52 KGVI Definitive set to $5.00 values including several shade and perforation variations (excludes 25 Blue and $2.00 Red-Orange and Green), 1946 Victory set both MLH and FU, 1948 Royal Wedding set MLH and 1962 QEII Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 1,135.00.
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1992-1996 10, 20, 50, $1.00, $1.20, $1.30, $1.40, $1.60, $2.00, $2.10, $2.50, $3.10 and $5.00 QEII Definitives in MUH unfolded sheets of 100. The $2.50, $3.10 and $5.00 values have one Phosphor band, all other values have 2 Phosphor bands. Some sheets have some stamps affected by mostly light gum toning. Sg 702ap, 702bp, 703p, 708ap, 709ap, 709bp,709c, 709e, 712ap, 712bq, 713b, 713d and 714p. Catalogue Value 3,075.00.1992-1996 10, 20, 50, $1.00, $1.20, $1.30, $1.40, $1.60, $2.00, $2.10, $2.50, $3.10 and $5.00 QEII Definitives in MUH unfolded sheets of 100. The $2.50, $3.10 and $5.00 values have one Phosphor band, all other values have 2 Phosphor bands. Some sheets have some stamps affected by mostly light gum toning. Sg 702ap, 702bp, 703p, 708ap, 709ap, 709bp,709c, 709e, 712ap, 712bq, 713b, 713d and 714p. Catalogue Value 3,075.00.
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1992 $10.00, $20.00 and $50.00 QEII Definitive in MUH full sheets of 50. A few stamps on each sheet have light gum toning, darker on one $10.00 stamp. Face Value HK$4,000.00.1992 $10.00, $20.00 and $50.00 QEII Definitive in MUH full sheets of 50. A few stamps on each sheet have light gum toning, darker on one $10.00 stamp. Face Value HK$4,000.00.
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India.
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1948 10r Gandhi MUH well centered marginal copy. Sg 308. Catalogue Value 400.00.1948 10r Gandhi MUH well centered marginal copy. Sg 308. Catalogue Value 400.00.
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Ireland.
1373
1922 10/- Dull Grey-Blue Seahorse with Provisional Government O/P well centered CTO with gum. Sg 21. Catalogue Value 375.00.1922 10/- Dull Grey-Blue Seahorse with Provisional Government O/P well centered CTO with gum. Sg 21. Catalogue Value 375.00.
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Mauritius.
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1880 Engraved facsimile sheet of 32 impressions (8 x 4), the left and right halves identical, comprising se-tenant rows of 8 of 1847 1d 1880 Engraved facsimile sheet of 32 impressions (8 x 4), the left and right halves identical, comprising se-tenant rows of 8 of 1847 1d "POST OFFICE" , 1848-59 1d "POST PAID", early and worn impressions and 1859 2d Sherwin in Red and 1847 2d "POST OFFICE" , 1848-59 2d "POST PAID", early and worn impressions and 1859 2d Lapirot in Blue on thick paper. The four engravings in each half row are derived from a single die but then retouched to produce differences in the portrait/background shading/corner ornaments. C.1880 a prior proof stage in the production of the Senf typographed facsimiles which were presented to readers of the ILLUSTRIERTES BRIEFMARKEN JOURNAL (see Ibbotson p139). Scarce. Also 1885 Two Cents in Red surcharge on 8 Blue Queen Victorian Post Card mint and 1895 Mauritius/Inland Formula Post Card with 1885 2 Green Queen Victorian issue added unused.
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Northern Rhodesia.
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1953 6d Grey-Black QEII with Mult Script CA watermark inverted very fine used and well centered. Rare, with only a few used copies known. Sg 68w. Catalogue Value 7,000.00.1953 6d Grey-Black QEII with Mult Script CA watermark inverted very fine used and well centered. Rare, with only a few used copies known. Sg 68w. Catalogue Value 7,000.00.
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Palestine.
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Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1918 to 1944 including highly catalogued items, different overprint settings, shade and perforation variations and Postage Due issues on album pages. Catalogue Value 1,872.00.Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1918 to 1944 including highly catalogued items, different overprint settings, shade and perforation variations and Postage Due issues on album pages. Catalogue Value 1,872.00.
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Sarawak.
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Collection of MUH, MLH and fine used stamps from 1869 to 1959, including 1869 3 Brown/Yellow Sir James Brooke FU, 1918 Sir Charles Vyner Brooke set MLH, 1932 Sir Charles Vyner Brooke set MLH and 1955-59 QEII Definitive set in MUH blocks of 4. Odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 1,450.00.Collection of MUH, MLH and fine used stamps from 1869 to 1959, including 1869 3 Brown/Yellow Sir James Brooke FU, 1918 Sir Charles Vyner Brooke set MLH, 1932 Sir Charles Vyner Brooke set MLH and 1955-59 QEII Definitive set in MUH blocks of 4. Odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 1,450.00.
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Singapore.
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1948 KGVI Definitive set perf 14 MLH, 2 Orange value creased. Sg 1-15. Catalogue Value 180.00.1948 KGVI Definitive set perf 14 MLH, 2 Orange value creased. Sg 1-15. Catalogue Value 180.00.
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1948-52 KGVI Definitive set perf 17 x 18 MLH. Sg 16-30. Catalogue Value 300.00.1948-52 KGVI Definitive set perf 17 x 18 MLH. Sg 16-30. Catalogue Value 300.00.
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Complete collection from 1948 Royal Wedding set to 1984 Total Defence set, excluding only 1969 Foundation of Singapore M/S and some Postage Dues in Hingeless album. Noted 1955-59 Definitive set, 1962-66 Definitive set,  1968-73 Definitive set, 1969 Foundation of Singapore set, 1971 Singapore Festivals set and M/S, 1971 Art set, 1972 Shipping set and M/S and more. The odd mostly faint gum tone (noted on the album pages which can be viewed on our web site). Catalogue Value 1095.00.Complete collection from 1948 Royal Wedding set to 1984 Total Defence set, excluding only 1969 Foundation of Singapore M/S and some Postage Dues in Hingeless album. Noted 1955-59 Definitive set, 1962-66 Definitive set, 1968-73 Definitive set, 1969 Foundation of Singapore set, 1971 Singapore Festivals set and M/S, 1971 Art set, 1972 Shipping set and M/S and more. The odd mostly faint gum tone (noted on the album pages which can be viewed on our web site). Catalogue Value 1095.00.
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1381
Complete collection of MUH mostly corner blocks of 4 from 1985 Bridges of Singapore set to 1992 Singapore 95 Stamp Exhibition set plus an example of each miniature sheet, one being CTO. The odd faint gum tone, but generally fine fresh MUH. Face Value $532.50. Catalogue Value 1,045.00.Complete collection of MUH mostly corner blocks of 4 from 1985 Bridges of Singapore set to 1992 Singapore 95 Stamp Exhibition set plus an example of each miniature sheet, one being CTO. The odd faint gum tone, but generally fine fresh MUH. Face Value $532.50. Catalogue Value 1,045.00.
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South Africa.
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Accumulation of many thousands of MUH stamps from 1979 to 1987 in strips, blocks and sheets of mostly 10 or 25 from South Africa, South West Africa, Bophuthatswana, Ciskei, Transkei and Venda, all in sets with many attractive designs featuring Birds, Flowers, Animals and Historic Events. Very high catalogue value, would suit reseller. Face Value R2,858.00.Accumulation of many thousands of MUH stamps from 1979 to 1987 in strips, blocks and sheets of mostly 10 or 25 from South Africa, South West Africa, Bophuthatswana, Ciskei, Transkei and Venda, all in sets with many attractive designs featuring Birds, Flowers, Animals and Historic Events. Very high catalogue value, would suit reseller. Face Value R2,858.00.
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1383
Accumulation of 845 unaddressed official First Day Covers and 99 First Day Cards from 1979 to 1987 including some special postmarks with modest duplication. Comprises South Africa (227 plus 6 cards), South West Africa (164 plus 31 cards), Bophuthatswana (134 plus 2 cards), Ciskei (86 plus 26 cards), Transkei (115 plus 23 cards) and Venda (119 plus 11 cards).Accumulation of 845 unaddressed official First Day Covers and 99 First Day Cards from 1979 to 1987 including some special postmarks with modest duplication. Comprises South Africa (227 plus 6 cards), South West Africa (164 plus 31 cards), Bophuthatswana (134 plus 2 cards), Ciskei (86 plus 26 cards), Transkei (115 plus 23 cards) and Venda (119 plus 11 cards).
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St. Lucia.
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Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1891 to 1963, including 1891-98 Queen Victoria Die II Wmk Crown CA set, 1921-30 KGV Wmk Mult Script CA set MLH, 1938-48 KGVI Definitive set MLH and 1949-50 KGVI Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 807.00.Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1891 to 1963, including 1891-98 Queen Victoria Die II Wmk Crown CA set, 1921-30 KGV Wmk Mult Script CA set MLH, 1938-48 KGVI Definitive set MLH and 1949-50 KGVI Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 807.00.
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Sudan.
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Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1897 to 1961, including 1935 50th Death Anniversary of General Gordon set FU, 1941 Definitive set FU, 1950 Airmail set O/P S.G. FU and 1951 Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 1,020.00.Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1897 to 1961, including 1935 50th Death Anniversary of General Gordon set FU, 1941 Definitive set FU, 1950 Airmail set O/P S.G. FU and 1951 Definitive set MLH. Catalogue Value 1,020.00.
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Trinidad and Tobago.
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1914 1 Grey-Green and Carmine Britannia in fine mint hinged condition. Sg 156. Catalogue Value 250.00.1914 1 Grey-Green and Carmine Britannia in fine mint hinged condition. Sg 156. Catalogue Value 250.00.
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Zanzibar.
1387
Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1895 to 1966, including highly catalogued items and many sets in loose leaf album. Noted 1895-96 Queen Victoria set MLH with additional 3r and 5r values (1r Slate FU), 1896 Queen Victoria set MLH, 1897 2 on 4a Myrtle-Green Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain with overprint setting 4 MLH, 1898 Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain Wmk Multiple Rosettes set MLH, 1904 Monogram of Sultan Seyyid Ali bin Hamoud bin Naherud set to 4r value MLH, 1921-22 Definitive Wmk Mult Script CA set to 10r value MLH and 1936 Definitive set. Some shade variations and odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 3,680.00.Collection of MLH and fine used stamps from 1895 to 1966, including highly catalogued items and many sets in loose leaf album. Noted 1895-96 Queen Victoria set MLH with additional 3r and 5r values (1r Slate FU), 1896 Queen Victoria set MLH, 1897 2 on 4a Myrtle-Green Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain with overprint setting 4 MLH, 1898 Sultan Seyyid Hamad-bin-Thwain Wmk Multiple Rosettes set MLH, 1904 Monogram of Sultan Seyyid Ali bin Hamoud bin Naherud set to 4r value MLH, 1921-22 Definitive Wmk Mult Script CA set to 10r value MLH and 1936 Definitive set. Some shade variations and odd minor fault. Catalogue Value 3,680.00.
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