I would like to add my continued thanks to all the bidders and vendors for making my auctions continue to grow and offer such a wide and varied range of material.
The catalogue for my current auction number 85 closing 28 September 2018 is now available in the postal auction section of the website. Scans will be added over the next few days, if you wish to receive a scan of a lot please let me know. A pdf catalogue and bid form can be downloaded from the home page.Auction 85 has a wonderful array of material with usual ranges from throughout the world. There is 32 lots of bank notes and a coin (lots 31-62) followed by the thirds section of the Great Britain Post Office Training School material including a maybe unique specialised collection of GB QEII high values (lot63) and exceptional collection of overprinted QEII booklets (lot64) along woith further ranges and Postal Orders. There is a complete collection of 1948/49 Royal Silver Wedding 138 stamps fine used (lot 167)Abu Dhabi SG3/3a unmounted mint and SG17/17b fine used (lots 191 & 193) Fine range of Bermuda stamps and postal history including KGV £1 SG55 very lightly mint KGV 2/- keyplate SG116d part sheet of 20 from left hand side of sheet and complete sheet of 5/- keyplate SG118g both unmounted mint (lots 326/327) and covers (lots 1874 to 1889) Nice ranges of Cook Island QEII imperfs, good ranges of Cyprus, Falkland Islands including cover (Lot 1900) plus, Hong Kong, Leeward Islands and Malaya States. Nice ranges of Great Britain including nice 1d black & 2d blue 4 margins (Lots 595/96) nice other ranges including some Press Sheets (lots 687-691) and first day covers with Buckingham Palace or Windsor Castle cancels for date of issue (Lots 1942-1974) plus 1897 QV 2s 6d on cover (lot 1994) and another cover1900 with QV 5/- affixed (lot 1995) India large range of inverted watermarks along with revenue and imperfs, Indian State Chamba 8TATE for STATE variety SG1b (lot 805) Morocco Agencies 1935 Sea Horse 2s 6d block of 20 being bottom 5 rows of sheet unmounted mint (Lot 925) Nyasalnad 1945 cover with 2/- to £1 keyplates affixed (Lot2044) Northern Rhodesia 1924 2d postal stationery overprintsed specimen used in Australia in 1942 (lot 2047) Oman 1978 Surcharges set of 3 fine used SHG212/14 (lot 1012) South Africa 1947 green leather Presentation folder for UPU with fine ranges of mint definitive from South Africa and SWA (lot 1147) with good range of Revenue Stamps. Usual good ranges of Non Commonwealth including Chins with some Shanghai postal stationery (lots 1358-1381) plus Ethiopia, France, Germany and Italy. Range of 1935 Silver Jubilee covers (lots 1829/59).
If you require a scan of any lot not illustrated please let me know and I will provide the information. Should you require any further information about this auction or any other matter please contact me by your preferred method. THERE IS NO BUYERS PREMIUM.
At present I do not require any material for my next two auctions due to the volume of material supplied by my vendors, for this I thank you. Should you have material to sell please advise by email and I will see what I can do to assist. I would once again like to thank all vendors and bidders for their continued support.