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Lots 1093-1192
 
1093
Argentina - 1961 World Town Planning Day 2p blue & greenish yellow complete mint sheet of 100 folded through central vertical perfs 4 stamps mounted rest unmounted SG1052. ()
£2.00
 
 
1094
Argentina - 1962 15th Anniv of UNESCO 13p brown & ochre right hand side mint part sheet of 50 (5 x 10) selvedge on three sides mounted on six stamps rest unmounted SG1061. ()
£2.00
 
 
1095
Argentina - 1979 International Stamp Exhibition 400p + 400p to 1500p + 1500p set of 4 each value in small sheetlet of 4 stamps (as issued) with selvedge all sides having illustrations relating to exhibition spplied unmounted mint SG1646/1649. ()
£22.00
 
 
1096
Argentina - 1979 International Stamp Exhibition "Buenos Aires" ships 400p + 400p to 1500p + 1500p set of 4 each value top right corner example unmounted mint SG1646/49. ()
£10.00
 
 
1097
Austro-Hungarian Military Post - 1918 Issues for Romania 3b sepia & black to 4L black & sepia/green set of 17 3L light crease all mounted mint SG18/34. ()
£3.50
 
 
1098
Bhutan - 1974-89 35 different miniature sheets nice thematic contents all unmounted mint between SGMS296/MS810 (10 of 12 issued sheets). ()
£15.00
 
 
1099
Bhutan - 1976 Ceremonial Masks Air Mail 5n and 10n plastic coated miniature sheets giving 3D effect both unmounted mint SGMS357. ()
£3.50
 
 
1100
Bhutan - 1982 Birth of Prince William miniature sheet unmounted mint SGMS479. ()
£2.00
 
 
1101
Bhutan - 1983 500th Anniversary of Raphael miniature sheets unmounted mint SGMS498. ()
£4.00
 
 
1102
Brazil - 1941 Marshal Peixoto 5000r pale blue and Count of Porto Alegre 10000e carmine-red both values in horizontal imperf pairs mounted mint. SG do not list imperfs for this issue so maybe printers proofs? SG660A/661A varieties. ()
£5.00
 
 
1103
Brazil - 1967 Aviation Week 15c blue imperf miniature sheet mounted mint SGMS1191. ()
£3.00
 
 
1104
Bulgaria - 1879 5c black & yellow couple missing/short perfs fine used SG2. ()
£4.00
 
 
1105
Bulgaria - 1879 1f black & red fine used SG8. ()
£6.00
 
 
1106
Bulgaria - 1881 10st black & green fine used SG13. ()
£4.00
 
 
1107
Burundi - 1965 World's Fair perf and imperf miniature sheets unmounted mint SG181a. ()
£3.00
 
 
1108
Burundi - 1967 Churchill Commemoration 4f + 1f to 20f + 3f set of 3 each value in left marginal horizontal imperf pairs unmounted mint SG265/267 imperfs. ()
£10.00
 
 
1109
Burundi - 1982 African Animals 2f to 75f twelve different values unmounted mint SG1385/96. ()
£48.00
 
 
1110
Colombia - 1904 ½c yellow block of 4 SG268 top and bottom pairs have Alleghany purple ships cachet applied along with Hamburg American Line Atlas Service purple cachet. ()
£2.00
 
 
1111
Colombia - 1950 75th Anniversary of UPU 50c yellow and 50c slate miniature sheets both unmounted mint SGMS728a/728b. ()
£4.00
 
 
1112
Cuba - 1940-60 Slightly duplicated range of 17 mint and used miniature sheets total catalogue in excess of £230. ()
£25.00
 
 
1113
Cuba - 1943 Fight the Fifth Column 1c green to 13c purple set of 5 mounted mint SG461/65. ()
£3.00
 
 
1114
Cuba - 1951 Fifth Centenary of Birth of Isabella the Catholic imperf and perf miniature sheets (differing watermarks) 1955 International Philatelic Exhibition miniature sheet and 1956 Our Lady of Charity imperf miniature sheet all mint mounted once at top of sheet SGMS587 MS753 & MS791. ()
£8.00
 
 
1115
Cuba - 1962 Radio Services 8c to $1 set Carribean Games 1c to 13c set & 1964 Liberators 1c to 13c set each in block of 4 unmounted mint SG1015/18 1039/42 & 1177/80. ()
£3.00
 
 
1116
Czechoslovakia - 1935 Two hand addressed covers sent air mail to England both at 4k rate bearing various stamps (light tone spots around perf tips) tied by Frystat or Karvinna cds's dated 19 October or 25 November 1935. Both covers have different colour pictorial Esperanto air mail labels on front both with large black on orange pictorial Esperanto Congress Vienna 1936 label or Barcelona pictorial yellow & green Esperanto label on rear. ()
£3.00
 
 
1117
Egypt - 1936 Bilingual special printed unaddressed cover (three small hinge remains on front) for 15th Agricultural & Industrial Exhibition with 5m to 20m set of 5 SG240/44 tied by individual strikes of Exhibition bilingual cds cancels dated 15 February 1936 date of issue. ()
£6.00
 
 
1118
Finland - 1866-67 8p black/blue green (type iii) Serpentine roulette 7½ to 8 colours a little faded unused (no gum) maybe cleaned cancel one missing perf top right SG46. ()
£13.00
 
 
1119
Finland - 1866-67 8p black/blue green (type iii) Serpentine roulette 7½ to 8 nice strong colours fine used two missing/short perfs SG46. ()
£15.00
 
 
1120
Finland - 1936 Red Cross set of three 2½m + 25p light vertical bend fine used SG309/11. ()
£2.00
 
 
1121
Greece - 1906 Olympics 2d rose couple light crease lightly mounted mint SG194. ()
£7.00
 
 
1122
Greece - 1946 Restoration of Monarchy set of 4 plus 1947 King George II Mourning issue set of 3 all mounted mint SG642/45 & 656/58. ()
£9.00
 
 
1123
Iran (Persia) - 1881-82 25c green & deep green perf 12 lightly mounted mint reserved as reprint which are common on this design SG61. ()
£4.00
 
 
1124
Iran - 1930 Air 3kr myrtle & red brown fine used 1933 New Currency 45d greenish blue single pair and block of 6 all unmounted mint lightly crazed gum 1r 20 carmine & grey-black vertical pair unmounted mint minor gum flaws and 1r 50 blue & yellow-olive unmounted mint lightly toned and crazed gum SG698 718 & 724/25. ()
£3.00
 
 
1125
Iran - 1942-45 10r black & cinnamon 30r black & emerald-green 50r black & bright purple plus 200r black & blue each value in horizontal pair fine used SG875 879 881 & 883. ()
£7.00
 
 
1126
Iran - 1942-45 Riza Pahlavi definatives 30r emerald-green & black 50r brown-lake & ultramarien 50r black & bright purple plus 200r black & blue fine used SG879/81 & 883. ()
£10.00
 
 
1127
Iran - 1950 Shah's 31st Birthday 25d black & carmine 50d black & yellow-orange 1r black & green 2r 50 black & blue and 5r black & claret mounted mint with 4 values having small black marks from previous mounting on album page SG945/46 & 948/50. ()
£12.00
 
 
1128
Ivory Coast - 1966-67 Nine illustrated unaddressed FDC for different issues (inc one 500f) with stamps tied by special FDI circular handstamps for date of issue. ()
£3.00
 
 
1129
Ivory Coast - 1999 "Philex France 99" Animals in Abidjan Zoo 180f + 20f to 400f set of 4 each value in left marginal imperf block of 4 unmounted mint SG1195/98 imperfs. ()
£5.00
 
 
1130
Ivory Coast - 1999 Fish 100f to 280f set of 3 each value in left marginal imperf block of 4 unmounted mint SG1211/1213 imperfs. ()
£5.00
 
 
1131
Israel - 1949 Inaguration of Constituent Assembly 250pr x 2 1950 Opening of Post Office at Elat 500pr 1952 Menorah and Emblems 1000pr plus Opening of American Zionist Building 220pr all fine used SG15 53 64a & 68. ()
£3.00
 
 
1132
Israel - 1950s-60s Duplicated range of 85+ postal stationery (mint and used some with special cancels)¬ post cards and First Day Covers in good condition. ()
£5.00
 
 
1133
Israel - 1952 Jewish New Year 15 to 220 set of 4 each value on seperate illustrated FDC neat local habd addressed tied by bilingual Yavne cds dated 3 September 1952. Illustrated Day of issue cachet also apllied along with Yavne blue on white registered label. ()
£4.00
 
 
1134
Israel - 1963 Ninety five locally addressed covers mostly stampless many sent registered appearing to be between government departments having good range of hand stamps. ()
£4.00
 
 
1135
Laos - 1951-60's Circulated American Philatelic Society club book containing 62 slightly duplicated mint and used stamps SG cat £140. ()
£12.00
 
 
1136
Laos - 1964-69 Range of unmounted mint miniature sheets comprising 1964 Nubian Monuments and Monarchy (light creasing in selvedge) 1965 International Telecommunications 1968 Army Day and WHO plus 1969 Laotian "Ballet Royal" x 2 imperf SGMS134a 142a 162a 236 242 & 266. ()
£22.00
 
 
1137
Laos - 1975 Year of the Rabbit 40k to 350k x 35 sets of 3 in blocks of 5 or 10 with 40k & 200k in se-tenant pairs unmounted mint SG cat £240 SG413/15. ()
£20.00
 
 
1138
Laos/Vietnam - 1976-84 Seven covers and one large part of post card (three Laos five Vietnam) addressed to Germany¬ Hong Kong or local use bearing range of stamps including imperfs and miniature sheet tied by various postmars. ()
£10.00
 
 
1139
Latvia - 1933 Air Charity Riga-Bathurst Flight with Latvia-Afrika 1933 overprint on Triangular shape 10s green 15s scarlet and 25s blue all unmounted mint with very light gum cracking. 10s green has small green collectors mark on gum SG235/37. ()
£25.00
 
 
1140
Lebanon - 1947 Air 100p brown-purple & UPU 100p brown unmounted mint SG348 & 357. ()
£3.00
 
 
1141
Libya - 1951 Mounted Warrior 1m brown to 12m scarlet mint blocks of 4 plus 20m blue block of 3 unmounted mint. Top pair in each block mounted bottom pair unmounted SG131/38. ()
£15.00
 
 
1142
Libya - 1979 Libyans¬ Torch & Laurel Wreath definitives 1000d 1500d & 2500d values each in block of 4 all fine used SG872/872b. ()
£7.50
 
 
1143
Libya - 1990 World Food Day 2000d ploughing block of 6 (2 x 3) fine used SG2015. ()
£12.00
 
 
1144
Libya - 1992 Gaddafi definitive 6000d x 50 used examples cat £16 each SG2103. ()
£30.00
 
 
1145
Libya - 1992 Gaddafi definitive 5000d x 50 used examples cat £12.50 each SG2102. ()
£20.00
 
 
1146P
Liechtenstein - 1955 Prince Francis Joseph II 2f deep brown and Princess Georgina 3f blackish green both unmounted mint SG330/31. ()
£40.00
Liechtenstein - 1955 Prince Francis Joseph II 2f deep brown and Princess Georgina 3f blackish green both unmounted mint SG330/31. ()
 
1147
Liechtenstein - 1956 Sovereignty of Liechtenstein 10r & 1f 20 50th Birthday Prince Francis Joseph II 10r to 60r set of 4 & Sixth Philatelic Exhibition 20r unmounted mint SG344/51. ()
£10.00
 
 
1148
Lithuania - 1932 Orphans Fund Air 5c to 2L set of 8 fine used SG328/35. ()
£14.00
 
 
1149
Luxembourg - 1945 Our Lady of Luxembourg 20f + 20f purple-brown fine used SG468. ()
£30.00
 
 
1150P
Mexico - 1940 Centenary of First Postage Stamps Postage 5c to 5p five values unmounted mint plus Air 5c to 5p five values 5c to 1p unmounted mint 5p mounted mint 10c has small light black mark on gum not visible from front SG643/652. ()
£45.00
Mexico - 1940 Centenary of First Postage Stamps Postage 5c to 5p five values unmounted mint plus Air 5c to 5p five values 5c to 1p unmounted mint 5p mounted mint 10c has small light black mark on gum not visible from front SG643/652.  ()
 
1151P
Mexico - 1956 Mexican Postage Stamp Centenary $15 miniature sheet mounted twice on selvedge stamps unmounted SGMS936. ()
£15.00
Mexico - 1956 Mexican Postage Stamp Centenary $15 miniature sheet mounted twice on selvedge stamps unmounted SGMS936.  ()
 
1152
Mozambique - 1935 Inaguration of Blantyre-Beire-Salisbury Air Route 5c black & blue to 80c black & carmine-red set of 10 triangular shape stamps fine used SG261/70. ()
£3.00
 
 
1153
Mozambique - 1937 Pictorial definitives 1c reddish-lilac & bright green to 20E maroon & emerald set of 19 unmounted mint SG286/304. ()
£7.00
 
 
1154
Nepal - 1898-1917 1a grey-green blurred impression SG14 ½a black no gum (as issued) SG22 1a blue x 2 SG26 all imperf four margins good used (except for SG14). Lot includes six stamps from 1940's-50's mint and used. ()
£6.50
 
 
1155
Nepal - 1995 The Great Warrior 15p Bhakti Thapa right marginal horizontal pair having 8.5mm of black printing (country name) missing at base of stamps with normal for comparison unmounted mint SG607 variety. ()
£4.00
 
 
1156
Nicaragua - 1952 Fifth Centenary of Birth of Isabella the Catholic Postage and Air miniature sheets light creases in selvedge only unmounted mint SG1163a & 1168a. ()
£7.00
 
 
1157
Oman - 1970 State of Oman four different imperf essays/proofs each in vertical pair for Mexico World Cup three unused (no gum) other unmounted mint all having light soiling however still collectable even though issued by rebel administration. ()
£8.00
 
 
1158
Paraguay - 1930s Mint and used range of 52 different Air stamps on album pages mostly sets SG cat £165+ inc SG429/30. ()
£22.00
 
 
1159
Philippines - 1950-56 Range of 45 different unmounted mint stamps including many sets having a total catalogue value of £65. ()
£7.00
 
 
1160
Philippines - 1954 Stamp Centenary 5c to 50c set of 6 unmounted mint SG760/65. ()
£8.00
 
 
1161
Philippines - 1955 Air Force Hero's 20c to 70c set of 4 unmounted mint SG7781/84. ()
£3.00
 
 
1162
Poland - 1948 Polish Culture 62z + 438z miniature sheet unmounted mint few minor gum flaws along with what look like small wood shavings & fibres in gum probably part of paper production process which in no way detract from fresh appearance SGMS594a. ()
£48.00
 
 
1163
Poland - 1957 7th Polish National Philatelic Exhibition 4z + 2z miniature sheet x 2 both unmounted mint SGMS1005a. ()
£3.00
 
 
1164
Portugal - 1931 700th Death Anniv of St Anthony 15c purple to 4E 50 slate-purple & dull mauve set of 6 unmounted mint 75c very small light tone mark on gum SG853/58. ()
£28.00
 
 
1165
Qatar - 1977 Typed local address commercial cover sent registered within Doha at 1r 10 rate bearing 1974 Independence Day 10d SG514 and 1976 Opening of Earth Station 1r SG583 both tied by nice strike of Doha 1 R bilingual registered cds dated 23 May 1977. ()
£5.00
 
 
1166
Ryukyu Islands - 1961- 65 Unmounted mint range comprising 1961 Dances (2nd issue) 20c block of 4 & 50c & $1 horizontal pairs SG112 & 114/15 1963 Human Rights 3c SG1511964 Microwave Link 3c & 8c blocks of 4 SG157/58 and 1965 Kin Power Plant 3c SG168. ()
£8.00
 
 
1167
San Marino - 1927 Black & white postcard of Rocca Basilica sent to Bergamo bearing 20c green SG114 tied by unclear cds dated 17 August 1927. ()
£5.00
 
 
1168
San Marino - 1937 Independence Monument 5L greenish blue miniature sheet mounted mint some paper adherence on gum and small light tone mark visible both sides SGMS232. ()
£2.00
 
 
1169
San Marino - 1938 Dedication of Bust of Abraham Lincoln 3L steel blue and 5L red miniature sheets both unmounted mint SGMS232a/232b. ()
£4.00
 
 
1170
Saudi Arabia - 1964-65 Range of unmounted mint commemoratives comprising 1964 15th Anniv of Declaration of Human Rights set of 3 SG493/95 and Installation of King Faisel 4p block of 4 SG496 1965 Moslem League Conference set of 3 SG611/13 Opening of Arafat-Taif Highway set of 4 and International Co-Operation Year set of 5 SG617/25. ()
£25.00
 
 
1171
Slovakia - 1944 Child Welfare sheetlet of eight 2k + 4k blue stamps SG138 and single central brown label unmounted mint as issued see note under SG138. ()
£15.00
 
 
1172
Sweden - 1874-98 Official 24ö yellow centred low some bending very fine used having full strike of Warberg code 31 single ring cds dated 18 March 1876 SGO37c. ()
£4.50
 
 
1173
Sweden - 1858-72 24ö orange fine used SG9. ()
£6.00
 
 
1174
Sweden - 1945-49 Five horizontal pairs and five single different stamps unmounted mint. ()
£1.50
 
 
1175
Switzerland - 1854-62 40r green fine used light stain from postmark SG51. ()
£13.00
 
 
1176
Thailand - 1957 2¬500th Anniv of Buddhism 1b to 2b very lightly mounted mint SG391/93. ()
£11.00
 
 
1177
Tibet - 1912-50 1/6t green 1/3t blue ½t violet 2/3t carmine and 1t vermilion all imperf having four clear margins good to fine used with light creases believed genuine SG1A/5A. ()
£15.00
 
 
1178
Turkey - 1865 Postage Due 1pi brown (type D4) right marginal block of 8 (4 x 2) all overprinted stated proof for overprint with no value shown in overprint unused (no gum) ()
£10.00
 
 
1179
Turkey - 1958-60 Turkish Towns 5k to 20k complete mint set of 134 neatly written up on loose leaf album pages SG1693/1826. ()
£20.00
 
 
1180
Tuva - 1926-36 Mint and used slightly duplicated selection of 32 stamps in circulated club book and small packet SG cat £60+. ()
£5.00
 
 
1181
Uruguay - 1891 Provisorio 1891 overprint on 5c violet x 10 examples (7 used) including mint "1391" for "1891" plus used pair one normal one with variety¬ mint and used examples of missing letters plus 1892 Provisorio 1892 overprint on 1c green mint and used examples SG133/133a & 135. ()
£5.00
 
 
1182
Uruguay - 1908 83rd Anniv of Revolt of the "Immortal 33" under Levalleja 1c 2c & 5c in complete sheets (slight separation) of 18 all cancelled to order with Montevideo cds's dated 8 March 1910 SG279/81. ()
£10.00
 
 
1183
Uruguay - 1964 Olympic Games 20c to 20p set in blocks of 4 unmounted mint SG1269/78. ()
£2.00
 
 
1184
Vatican - 1933 Holy Year set of 4 mounted mint. 80c + 20c has a couple of lightly toned perfs at top visible from front SG15/18. ()
£4.00
 
 
1185
Yemen - 1940 8b blue & claret block of 14 & 1i scarlet¬ olive-green & claret x 30 (inc part sheet of 20) plus 1942 2b olive-green & orange block of 6 plus strip of 3 all unmouted mint SG cat £485 SG35 40 & 42 ()
£20.00
 
 
1186
Yemen - 1967 Fish of the Red Sea Postage ¼b to 10b set of 7 and Air 12b to 34b set of 6 all unmounted mint SGR216/R229. ()
£4.00
 
 
1187
Yemen - 1976 5r Coffee-bean block of 6 (2 x 3) fine used SG561. ()
£10.00
 
 
1188
Yugoslavia - 1934 Air 50p blackish purple to 10d orange set of 5 each value in block of 4 unmounted mint. One stamp on 50p 1d and 2d block minor gum flaw SG300/04. ()
£3.00
 
 
1189
Yugoslavia - 1938 Special trilingual cover for International Aeronautical Exhibition Belgrade typed address to Beograd bearing set of 4 issued stamps SG374/77 tied by individual pictorial exhibition hand stamp dated 10 June 1938. ()
£5.00
 
 
1190
Yugoslavia - 1950 Navy Day 2d to 20d set of 6 unmounted mint SG665/70. ()
£5.00
 
 
1191
Yugoslavia - 1950 Navy Day 2d to 20d set of 6 unmounted mint SG665/70. ()
£5.00
 
 
1192
Zaire - 1993 Surcharges on 1979 Mushroom stamps 500¬000z on 30s to 10¬000¬000z on 100k set of eight each value in block of 4 unmounted mint SG1400/07. ()
£8.00
 
 
ALBANIA
Lots 1193-1197
 
1193
1925 Return of Government to Capital in 1924 1 on 2q orange to 1f deep reddish lilac set of 7 mounted mint SG164a/70. ()
£6.00
 
 
1194
1927 Air 50q deep green 1f black & violet & 2f violet & olive-green mounted mint SG207/09. ()
£3.00
 
 
1195
1937 25th Anniversary of Independence 1q to 2f set of 9 mounted mint with hinge remains. 1q large thin at top SG312/20. ()
£12.00
 
 
1196
1947 Durrës-Elbasan Railway 28q deep & light blue creased bottom right corner) & 40q maroon & deep reddish purple plus 1948 Durrës-Tirana Railway 12L reddish purple & purple all fine used SG473/74 & 504. ()
£3.00
 
 
1197
1949 75th Anniv of UPU 5L blue mounted mint one short perf 8L purple and 12L black both unmounted mint SG532/34. ()
£4.00
 
 
BELGIUM
Lots 1198-1206
 
1198
Belgian Congo - 1888-1951 Collection of 108 mainly Government issued postal stationery cards (many illustrated) plus few privately printed postcards all in good condition. Postal stationery cards are between Stibbe cat 11 and 81 and include used and unused examples of same of many cards. Stibbe is the author of the handbook on Belgian Congo postal stationery. Many better and rare cards seen and very rarely seen in such quantity. ()
£350.00
 
 
1199
Belgian Congo - 1909-48 Mint and used range of 84 different stamps on album pages. ()
£10.00
 
 
1200
1914 Red Cross Fund 5c + 5c to 20c + 20c Merode Monument design 3 different values all very fine used having full strikes of Antwerp cds's SG151/53. ()
£20.00
 
 
1201
1918-80 Mint (many unmounted) range of 57 different mostly commemorative stamps including some Railway Parcel stamps and 1918 Red Cross surcharges 35c + 35c¬ 40c + 40c¬ 50c + 50c and 1f + 1f SG229/32. Total SG cat £400+. ()
£40.00
 
 
1202
1949-52 Railway Parcels 50f mauve lightly mounted mint SGP1292. ()
£20.00
 
 
1203
1958 Two plain covers locally hand addressed each bearing Inauguration of Brussels International Exhibition set of 6 SG1636/41 one cover with Exhibition 1 special cds dated 19 July 1958 other Exhibition 2 special cds dated 22 July 1958. ()
£3.00
 
 
1204
1958 Two plain covers locally hand addressed each bearing Inauguration of Brussels International Exhibition set of 6 SG1636/41 one with Exhibition 3 special cds of 21 July 1958 other Exhibition 4 special cds of 22 July 1958. Lot includes 4 different illustrated colour FDC's each bearing one stamp between SG1636/39 tied by pictorial cancel for date of issue. ()
£5.00
 
 
1205
1962 United Nations Commemoration set of 16 mounted mint SG1642/57 plus Air 5f blue and 10f red-brown set of 6 SG1652/57 tied to plain hand addressed cover to England by United Nations bilingual cds dated 23 July 1958. ()
£3.00
 
 
1206
1981 50f to 100f set of 3 unmounted mint SG2659/61. ()
£4.00
 
 
CHINA
Lots 1207-1212
 
1207
Shanghai - 1893 H&G9 1c brown on white fine unused postal stationery card. ()
£5.00
 
 
1208P
1948 Typed address commercial cover (part missing bottom right corner¬ central vertical fold plus a little creasing) sent Shanghai to Bombay at $870¬000 rate bearing on reverse $50¬000 indigo & green SG967 $100¬000 yellow-green & orange x 3 SG968 plus 1948 "Re-valuation" surcharges $5¬000 on $2 blue green x 2 SG1007 and $10¬000 on $20 camine x 51 (block of 49 (11 damaged) plus 2 singles) SG1008 tied by Shanghai bilingual cds 2 August 1948. ()
£20.00
1948 Typed address commercial cover (part missing bottom right corner¬ central vertical fold plus a little creasing) sent Shanghai to Bombay at $870¬000 rate bearing on reverse $50¬000 indigo & green SG967 $100¬000 yellow-green & orange x 3 SG968 plus 1948 Re-valuation surcharges $5¬000 on $2 blue green x 2 SG1007 and $10¬000 on $20 camine x 51 (block of 49 (11 damaged) plus 2 singles) SG1008 tied by Shanghai bilingual cds 2 August 1948.    ()
 
1209P
1961 Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse's 8y to 50y set of 8 lightly mounted mint one 8y has small light tone mark affecting three perfs at top SG1997/2004. ()
£35.00
1961 Tang Dynasty Pottery Horse's 8y to 50y set of 8 lightly mounted mint one 8y has small light tone mark affecting three perfs at top SG1997/2004. ()
 
1210
1984 Specially produced gold on orange silk presentation folder by The Peoples Insurance Company of China containing 8f Insurance commemorative SG3364 in two blocks of 4 each tied by different pictorial hand stamp for date of issue ()
£5.00
 
 
1211
Italian Post Offices in China - 1917-18 Tientsin overprint on 1c brown mounted mint toned gum visible from front 2c red-brown unused (no gum) and 5c green mounted mint SG34/36. ()
£6.50
 
 
1212
Italian Post Offices in China - 1918-19 Tientsin overprint and surcharge ½c on 1c brown mounted mint toned gum visible from front centred right however scarce stamp in any condition SG cat £250 plus 1c on 2c red brown mounted mint SG44/45. ()
£35.00
 
 
DENMARK
Lots 1213-1217
 
1213
Danish West Indies - 1905 Training Ship Ingolf 1f blue & green very fine used SG57. ()
£10.00
 
 
1214
Danish West Indies - 1873-1902 3c carmine & blue centred right fine part cds used SG14. ()
£5.50
 
 
1215
1907 Newspaper Stamp 5ö blue off centre light toning visible from front fine used SGN132. ()
£1.50
 
 
1216
1925-29 Air 15ö lilac (1 missing perf) & 25ö scarlet both fine used SG225/26. ()
£22.00
 
 
1217
1950s-64 Unmounted mint range of 30 different commemoratives & definitives. ()
£4.00
 
 
ETHIOPIA
Lots 1218-1221
 
1218
1937 Typed address airmail cover to Aosta at 3L 50 rate bearing Eritrea 50c x 2 on front (both damaged) and 5 on reverse all tied by Addis Abeba cds's dated 9 February 1937. ()
£15.00
 
 
1219
1940 Red Cross 5c green (Nurse & soldier) to 1r violet (Supplication) set of 5 each value in top left corner part imprint block of 10 (5 x 2) all unmounted mint. SG unlisted as they were never circulated in Ethiopia with proper authority except with various overprints. ()
£4.00
 
 
1220
1950-60 Unmounted mint range of commemoratives in singles¬ strips and blocks comprising 1951 Opening of Abbaye Bridge 5c 15c x 20 and 30c x 20 SG405 & 407/408 55th Anniv of Battle of Adwa 10c x 11 & 15c x 25 SG412/13 Industrial & Agricultural Exhibition 30c + 15c x 7 1952 60th Birthday of Emperor Haile Selassie I 15c x 20 & 30c x 4 SG430 & 432 1955 20th Anniv of Red Cross 15c x 10 SG449 Silver Jubilee 5c x 23 & 15c x 23 SG458/59 Ethiopian Airlines 15c x 11 & 20c x 7 SG463/64 1956 25th Anniv of Constitution 25c x 27 & 30c x 42 SG468/69 1957 Capital 5c x 38 & 20c x 16 SG470 & 473 1958 Conference 10c x 14 & 20c x 15 SG481/83 1960 Conference 80c x 1 & $1 x 4 SG506/07 plus 30th Anniv of Coronation 10c x 6 SG508 SG catalogue £1¬450+. ()
£80.00
 
 
1221
1961 Animals 15c Eland watermark inverted complete sheetlet of 10 unmounted mint. SG unlisted SG518 variety. ()
£3.00
 
 
FRANCE
Lots 1222-1272
 
1222
1863 Stampless entire Marseille to Genes rated "6" on front with good strike of two line "Francia Via Di Marr" cachet applied. ()
£15.00
 
 
1223
1914 Red Cross Fund 10c + 5c red mounted mint SG352. ()
£6.00
 
 
1224
1918 Red Cross Fund 15c + 5c red & grey-green lightly mounted mint hinge thin SG378. ()
£25.00
 
 
1225
1922 War Orphans' Fund +1c on 2c + 3c brown-lake to +1f on 5f + 5f blue & black set of 8 mix of mounted and lightly mounted mint SG388/95. ()
£40.00
 
 
1226
1922 War Orphan's Fund +10c on 50c + 50c brown mounted mint SG393. ()
£8.00
 
 
1227
1922 War Orphan's Fund +25c on 1f + 1f carmine lightly mounted mint SG394. ()
£11.00
 
 
1228
1924 Olympic Games 10x to 50c set of 4 lightly mounted mint SG401/04. ()
£7.00
 
 
1229
1924-25 International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Arts 75 blue & deep blue centred high unmounted mint couple light gum bends SG411. ()
£3.00
 
 
1230
1928 Sinking Fund 1f 50 + 8f 50c blue appears unmounted mint having very light tone patch at left just visible from front SG463. ()
£25.00
 
 
1231
1930-32 Air 1f 50 blue mounted mint SG484. ()
£3.50
 
 
1232
1930-31 International Colonial Exhibition set of 5 mounted mint SG488/92. ()
£7.00
 
 
1233
1934 Fourth Centenary of Cartier's Discovery of Canada 1f 50 blue mounted mint SG522. ()
£8.00
 
 
1234
1935 Breton River Scene 2f bright green mounted mint SG525. ()
£5.00
 
 
1235
1935 Unemployed Intellectuals Relief Fund 50c + 10c deep ultramarine and 50c + 2f red (even gum tone) both values mounted mint SG532/33. ()
£8.00
 
 
1236
1935 Tercentenary Founding of French Academy 1f 50 bright carmine mounted mint SG530. ()
£3.50
 
 
1237
1936 Death Centenary of Amphere 75c brown lightly mounted mint SG543. ()
£3.00
 
 
1238
1936 150th Death Anniv of Pilatre de Rozier 75c greenish blue lightly mounted mint SG546. ()
£3.00
 
 
1239
1937 National Museums 30c green mounted mint SG586. ()
£14.00
 
 
1240
1937 National Museums 55c scarlet lightly mounted mint SG587. ()
£14.00
 
 
1241
1942 National Relief Fund set of 12 mounted mint SG757/68. ()
£6.00
 
 
1242
1953 Sports 20f & 75f set of 6 very lightly mounted mint SG1185/90. ()
£15.00
 
 
1243
1953 Red Cross Fund 12f + 3f and 15f + 5f both lightly mounted mint SG1191/92. ()
£5.50
 
 
1244
1954 National Relief Fund Portraits set of 6 mounted mint SG1215/20. ()
£30.00
 
 
1245
1955 National Relief Fund Portraits set of 6 mounted mint SG1253/58. ()
£25.00
 
 
1246
1956 Sports set of 4 lightly mounted mint SG1297/1300. ()
£5.50
 
 
1247
1957 Air - helicopter/planes 300f to 1000f set of 3 unmounted mint SG1318/20. ()
£25.00
 
 
1248
1957 National Relief Fund set of 6 lightly mounted mint SG1337/42. ()
£5.50
 
 
1249
1966 French Art Designs 1f "The New-born Child" (G de la Tour)unmounted mint SG1711 along with 5f miniature sheet showing the stages of production issued by the Postal Museum imperf no gum which had no postal validity. See note under SG1714. ()
£2.00
 
 
1250
1986-87 Complete Red Cross 28f booklets both fine condition for 1986 & 1987 SBX36/37. ()
£5.00
 
 
1251
Colonies - 1890s-1960s Mint and used lightly duplicated range of 360+ stamps from good range of Colonies plus a few Andorra with better seen. ()
£25.00
 
 
1252
French Somali Coast - 1903 Somali Warriors imperf printers colour trials 0f value in deep brown & black and green & black on ungummed unwatermarked paper as SG type 25. ()
£10.00
 
 
1253
French West Africa - 1951 Colour trials Medical Research 15f value SG72 x 2 imperf bottom marginal vertical strips of 5 different colour combinations lightly mounted mint on top stamp on each strip rest unmounted plus 1958 Sixth African International Tourist Congress 20f SG96 top marginal horizontal imperf strip of 5 very lightly mounted mint in selvedge each stamp different colour combination. ()
£7.50
 
 
1254P
Comoro Islands - 1964 Hand addressed air mail cover to Germany bearing 4 different stamps making 62f in postage comprising 1950 2f emerald SG4 1952 15f Military Medal SG16 (cat £49 off cover) 1962 Malaria Eradication 25f + 5f SG31 plus 1963 Freedom From Hunger 20f SG33 all tied by Mutsamudu single ring cds's dated 24 July 1964. ()
£20.00
Comoro Islands - 1964 Hand addressed air mail cover to Germany bearing 4 different stamps making 62f in postage comprising 1950 2f emerald SG4 1952 15f Military Medal SG16 (cat £49 off cover) 1962 Malaria Eradication 25f + 5f SG31 plus 1963 Freedom From Hunger 20f SG33 all tied by Mutsamudu single ring cds's dated 24 July 1964. ()
 
1255
Djibouti - 1956 Economic and Social Development Fund 15f value imperf vertical bottom pair in brown on gummed paper mounted on top stamp only SG431 imperf proof. Lot includes bottom marginal imperf colour trial horizontal strip of 5 (vertical crease does not affect stamps) on gummed paper unmounted mint of Air 100f Bohar Reedbucks SG447 each stamp in different colour combination. ()
£7.50
 
 
1256
Equitorial Africa - 1947 Postage Due10c to 20f set of 10 unmounted mint SGD257/66. ()
£2.50
 
 
1257P
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.05 surcharge on 25c black/rose small thin mounted mint having usual light even gum tone SG20. ()
£40.00
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.05 surcharge on 25c black/rose small thin mounted mint having usual light even gum tone SG20. ()
 
1258P
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.10 surcharge on 25c black/rose mounted mint having usual light even gum tone SG21. ()
£40.00
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.10 surcharge on 25c black/rose mounted mint having usual light even gum tone SG21. ()
 
1259P
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.10 surcharge on 25c black/rose fine used (probably cancelled to order as full lightly toned gum with thins) having Pondicherry cds SG21. ()
£25.00
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.10 surcharge on 25c black/rose fine used (probably cancelled to order as full lightly toned gum with thins) having Pondicherry cds SG21. ()
 
1260P
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.15 surcharge on 25c black/rose mounted mint having usual light even gum tone with light tone marks top right not visible from front SG22. ()
£15.00
Indian Settlements - 1900-07 0.15 surcharge on 25c black/rose mounted mint having usual light even gum tone with light tone marks top right not visible from front SG22. ()
 
1261P
Ghadames - 1949 French Military Administration 4f chestnut & blackish-brown to 100f brown-purple & blackish brown set of 10 mounted mint SG1/10. ()
£40.00
Ghadames - 1949 French Military Administration 4f chestnut & blackish-brown to 100f  brown-purple & blackish brown set of 10 mounted mint SG1/10.  ()
 
1262
Middle Congo - 1933 1f 50 blue lightly mounted mint very light tone patch on rear SG86. ()
£2.50
 
 
1263
Middle Congo - 1907-33 Circulated club book containing 35 mint and used stamps between SG1/84 with slight duplication SG cat £50+. ()
£4.00
 
 
1264
New Caledonia - 1962 First Trans-Atlantic Television Satellite Link 200f top right corner imperf colour trial block of 6 (3 x 2) on gummed paper with additional printing in large top margin unmounted mint. left hand vertical pair in blue¬ middle vertical pair in purple with top right stamp green & purple plus top left stamp in blue¬ green & purple SG367 colour trials. ()
£7.50
 
 
1265
Oceanic Settlements - 1948-55 9f Bora-Bora girl block of 4 unmounted mint SG201. ()
£7.50
 
 
1266
Oceanic Settlements - 1948-55 Air 13f Pahia & Palms block of 4 unmounted mint SG206. ()
£7.50
 
 
1267
Polynesia - 1958 Pictorial definitves 10c to 4f 7f 9f 10f and 20f nine different values all unmounted mint SG1/5 7/9 and 12. ()
£7.50
 
 
1268
Reunion - 1901 15c on 1f olive-green/toned block of 4 with bottom right stamp showing Smaller figure "1" variety very fine used having single central strike of Saint Denis cds dated 31 December 1913 SG59/59c. ()
£18.00
 
 
1269
Reunion - 1943 France Libre overprints on 1f 25 brown to 2f red 8 values each in marginal block of 4 having additional engine turning in selvedge unmounted mint SG224/31. ()
£9.00
 
 
1270
Reunion - 1947 Postage issues 10c orange & dull-green to 25f sepia & mauve 19 different values mix of mounted and lightly mounted mint having nice fresh colours SG284/302. ()
£8.00
 
 
1271
Reunion - 1948 Typed address cover to USA bearing eight different 1947 Postage issues 10c¬ 30c 50c 60c 1f20 1f 50 3f 60 and 4f (SG284/85 287/88 291/92 & 295/96)all tied by six strikes of Saint Denis cds dated 6 November 1948. ()
£12.00
 
 
1272
Wallis and Futuna Islands - 1989 Futuna Hydro-electric Power Station 25c watermark inverted (unlisted in Stanley Gibbons) unmounted mint SG545w. ()
£5.00
 
 
GERMANY
Lots 1273-1337
 
1273
1875-99 2m mauve fine used having Limbach cds dated 15 September 1893 SG38c. ()
£7.00
 
 
1274
1919 National Assembly set of 4 fine used SG107/110. ()
£2.00
 
 
1275
1919 Air 10pf orange & 40pf green both very fine used SG111/12. ()
£2.00
 
 
1276
1931 Air Polar Flight 1m carmine and 2m bright blue (creases and slight damage in selvedge) complete sheets of 50 all reprints unmounted mint SG465/66 reprints. ()
£60.00
 
 
1277
1931 Air Polar Flight of Graf Zeppelin 1m carmine complete sheet of 50 reprints unmounted mint with Privater Nachdruck printed on reverse of each stamp SG469. ()
£40.00
 
 
1278
1931 Air Polar Flight of Graf Zeppelin 2m bright blue complete sheet of 50 reprints unmounted mint with Privater Nachdruck printed on reverse of each stamp SG470. ()
£40.00
 
 
1279
1933 Opening of the Reichstag 25pf ultramarine one slightly short perf very fine used SG492. ()
£2.00
 
 
1280
1933 Air Chicago World Exhibition Flight of Graf Zeppelin 2m bright blue complete sheet of 50 reprints unmounted mint Privater Nachdruck printed on reverse of each stamp SG511. ()
£40.00
 
 
1281
1934 Air 2m black & green fine used SG535. ()
£2.00
 
 
1282
1934 Air 5pf emerald to 3m black & blue set of 11 - 80pf orange-yellow value mounted mint all other values fine used SG526/36. ()
£11.00
 
 
1283
1944 Plain hand addressed cover sent registered within Landsberg with 1943 Hitler's 54th Birthday set of 6 SG832/37 tied by three strikes of Landsberg cds of 1 August 1944. ()
£10.00
 
 
1284
1947-48 Small green hard back colour presentation folder for Leipzig Fair containing 1947 and 1948 Leipzig Fair issues (one on each page) SG926/27 & 953/54 tied by Leipzig Fair pictorial cds's for each year. ()
£4.00
 
 
1285
1948 A4 size black & white illustrated presentation sheet for 300th Anniv of Westfalian Peace having illustrations of Munster and Osnabruck Cathedrals with Allied Occupation Cathedral definitives 5pf plus both colours of 8pf tied by Munster cds and 2pf 6pf and 20pf tied by Osnabruck cds's dated 24 October 1948. ()
£3.00
 
 
1286
1949 75th Anniv of UPU 30pf ultramarine vertical pair unmounted mint SG1038. ()
£9.00
 
 
1287
1949 Centenary of first German Stamps 10pf + 2pf horizontal pair unmounted mint SG1035. ()
£2.00
 
 
1288
1949 Centenary of First German Stamp set of 3 unmounted mint SG1035/37. ()
£13.00
 
 
1289
1949 75th Anniv of UPU 30pf ultramarine unmounted mint SG1038. ()
£11.00
 
 
1290
1949 Opening of West German Parliament 10pf and 20pf unmounted mint SG1033/34. ()
£13.00
 
 
1291
1949 Refugees Relief Fund set of 4 fine used SG1039/42. ()
£20.00
 
 
1292
1951 National Philatelic Exhibition 10pf + 2pf horizontal pair unmounted mint SG1067. ()
£6.00
 
 
1293
1951 National Philatelic Exhibition 10pf + 2pf & 20pf + 3pf both mounted mint SG1067/68. ()
£4.00
 
 
1294
1951 National Philatelic Exhibition 10pf + 2pf & 20pf + 3pf both fine used SG1067/68. ()
£3.00
 
 
1295
1951 700th Anniv of St Mary's Church Lübeck 10pf & 20pf mounted mint SG1065/66. ()
£9.00
 
 
1296
1951 700th Anniv of St Mary's Church Lübeck 10pf+5pf & 20pf+5pf fine used SG1065/66. ()
£9.00
 
 
1297
1951 700th Anniv of St Mary's Church Lübeck both marginal unmounted mint SG1065/66. ()
£30.00
 
 
1298
1951 National Philatelic Exhibition both values top marginal unmounted mint SG1067/68. ()
£13.00
 
 
1299
1951 Humanitarian Relief Fund set of 4 fine used SG1069/72. ()
£15.00
 
 
1300
1952 Humanitarian Relief Fund set of 4 unmounted mint SG1082/85. ()
£16.00
 
 
1301
1952 All commemoratives issued between 500th Birth Anniv of Leonardo de Vinci and Youth Hostels 10pf + 2pf green 7 values all unmounted mint SG1074/1080. ()
£14.00
 
 
1302
1952 Humanitarian Relief Fund set of 4 fine used SG1082/85. ()
£15.00
 
 
1303
1953 Humanitarian Relief Fund set of 4 fine used SG1099/1102. ()
£12.00
 
 
1304
1954-60 President Heuss definitives 2pf light olive-green¬ 5pf mauve to 50pf slate-black plus 1Dm olive-green to 3Dm crimson 15 values all unmounted mint SG1103 1105/15 & 1120/22. ()
£22.00
 
 
1305
1955 Stamp Exhibition 10pf + 2pf green and 20pf + 3pf red both fine used SG1143/44. ()
£2.00
 
 
1306
Allied Occupation French Zone - 1945-46 Map 10pf fine used SGF5. ()
£11.00
 
 
1307
Allied Occupation - 1949 Hanover Fair 1Dm miniature sheet unmounted mint very light small stain on front of 30pf otherwise fine SGMS145. ()
£2.00
 
 
1308
West Berlin - 1948 84pf emerald-green to 5m indigo 5 values mounted mint SGB16/B20. ()
£36.00
 
 
1309P
West Berlin - 1948 1m olive-green fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB17. ()
£30.00
West Berlin - 1948 1m olive-green fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB17. ()
 
1310P
West Berlin - 1948 2m violet very fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB18. ()
£80.00
West Berlin - 1948 2m violet very fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB18. ()
 
1311P
West Berlin - 1948 3m brown-lake fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB19. ()
£105.00
West Berlin - 1948 3m brown-lake fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB19. ()
 
1312
West Berlin - 1948 Allied Occupation 3m brown-lake block of 4 unmounted mint SGB19. ()
£45.00
 
 
1313P
West Berlin - 1948 5m indigo mounted mint light blue offset on gum SGB20. ()
£12.00
West Berlin - 1948 5m indigo mounted mint light blue offset on gum SGB20. ()
 
1314
West Berlin - 1948 5m indigo very fine used black Schlegel D BPP mark on rear SGB20. ()
£120.00
 
 
1315
West Berlin - 1949 50pf ultramarine & 60pf red-brown both mounted mint SGB30/31. ()
£10.00
 
 
1316
West Berlin - 1949 Berlin Relief Fund 10pf + 5pf green lightly mounted mint SGB68. ()
£12.00
 
 
1317
West Berlin - 1949 75th Anniv of UPU 1Dm yellow-olive & 2Dm purple fine used SGB59/60. ()
£30.00
 
 
1318
West Berlin - 1949 1m surcharge on 3m brown-lake fine used on small piece SGB67. ()
£2.00
 
 
1319
West Berlin - 1949 1m olive-green lightly mounted mint SGB33. ()
£65.00
 
 
1320
West Berlin - 1949 2m violet lightly mounted mint SGB34. ()
£40.00
 
 
1321
West Berlin - 1949 40pf magenta (small black collectors mark on gum) & 60pf red-brown both unmounted mint SGB29 & B31. ()
£12.00
 
 
1322
West Berlin - 1949 Birth Bicentenary of Goethe set of 3 fine used SGB61/63. ()
£22.00
 
 
1323
West Berlin - 1951 Freedom Bell 5pf brown to 40pf purple set unmounted mint SGB75/79. ()
£13.00
 
 
1324
West Berlin - 1951 Famous Berliners set of 10 unmounted mint SGB91/100. ()
£16.00
 
 
1325
West Berlin - 1952 Olympic Games 4pf yellow-brown to 20pf scarlet set of 3 plus 1952-53 Famous Berliners 4pf brown to 40pf black-brown set of 10 all fine used SGB88/B100. ()
£12.00
 
 
1326
West Berlin - 1953 Kaiser Whilhelm Memorial Church Restoration Fund set of 4 plus East German Uprising 20pf black & 30pf deep carmine-red all unmounted mint SGB106/111. ()
£8.00
 
 
1327
West Berlin - 1981 Wild Flowers set tied to presentation card by FDI cds SGB622/25. ()
£4.00
 
 
1328
East Germany - 1948-52 Small range of 19 used stamps with some duplication including SGR48 SGE29 and SGE48 x 3 of each total catalogue £189 plus 1964 Olympics se-tenant block of 6 unmounted mint SGE760/65 cat £32. ()
£17.00
 
 
1329
East Germany - 1948-53 Allied Occupation Ernest Thalmann 84pf blackish blue x 10 SGR47 plus 1953 Farm Workers 80pf turquoise-blue x 4 SGE175 all unmounted mint. ()
£15.00
 
 
1330
East Germany - 1951 Typed address cover genuine postal use sent registered (orange & black on white label affixed) to Nottingham England bearing 1950 60th Anniv of Labour Day 30pf red SGE9¬ 250th Anniv of Academy of Sciences 20pf reddish purple SGE27 and 750th Anniv of Opening odf Mansfield Copper Mine SGE31 plus 1951 Second Winter Sports Meeting 12pf & 24pf SGE37/38 all tied by Magdeburg-Neustadt cds's dated 24 February 1951. SG cat £68 for cancelled to order genuine used stamps are worth considerably more. ()
£15.00
 
 
1331
East Germany - 1954 Official 20pfg dull blue-green fine used SGO194a. ()
£3.00
 
 
1332P
Danzig - 1920 Bogus overprint in blue on 60pf magenta unmounted mint SG32a forgery. ()
£5.00
Danzig - 1920 Bogus overprint in blue on 60pf magenta unmounted mint SG32a forgery. ()
 
1333
Luxembourg - 1940 Luxembourg overprint on Hindenburg 3pf bistre-brown to 100pf black & yellow set of 16 unmounted mint SG397/412. ()
£10.00
 
 
1334
Saar - 1950 Admission to Council of Europe 25f blue fine used SG294. ()
£5.00
 
 
1335
East Africa - 1901 Imperial Yacht 2p brown 10p ultramarine (tiny thin) 15p black & orange buff 25p black & purple-buff & 40p black & carmine/rose mounted mint SG15 18/19 & 21/22. ()
£10.00
 
 
1336
New Guinea - 1897 3pf bistre-brown (small part surface damage at top and tiny thin) 3pf grey-brown (diagonal crease) 5pf green (small red collectors mark on gum) plus 1901 Imperial Yacht 3pf brown (heavy hinge remains) 5pf green x 2 (one unused - no gum) and 25pf black & red/yellow (damaged bottom left corner) and 1916-19 3pf brown (heavy hinge remains) all mounted mint SG1/1a 2 7/8 11 & 20. ()
£6.00
 
 
1337
Togo - 1915 30pf black & orange/salmon having forged overprint mounted mint SG cat £21¬000 for genuine example SG13 forgery. ()
£5.00
 
 
GERMANY - 1923 INFLATION PERIOD COVERS
Lots 1338-1341
 
1338
1923 Two typed address covers (senders details cut out from backflap) to same address in Muchen both sent registered airmail at 150m rate bearing 5m orange-red 10m purple x two 25m deep brown and 100m olive-green & rose SG229 & 269/71 all tied by Berlin cds cancels dated 30 June 1923. Last day for this rate. ()
£7.00
 
 
1339
1923 Eleven hand addressed covers (senders details cut from backflap) to various addresses in Germany all sent registered airmail at 410m rate bearing 5m orange-red 10m purple x three 25m brown & yellow or 25m deep brown x three and 100m olive-green & rose x 3 SG228/229 & 269/71 all tied by Berlin cds cancels dated 31 July 1923. Last day for this rate. ()
£10.00
 
 
1340
1923 Three hand addressed covers (senders details cut out from backflap) to same address in Budapest all sent registered airmail at 660m rate bearing 10m purple 25m brown & yellow x two and 100m olive-green & rose x six SG228/229 & 270 all tied by Berlin cds cancels dated 31 July 1923. Vienna transit cancel on front. Last day for this rate. ()
£3.00
 
 
1341
1923 Four printed address covers (senders details cut out from backflap) to same address in Scotland all sent registered airmail at 3600m rate bearing 500m orange-buff 3000m brown and 100m olive-green SG240 243 and 272 all tied by Berlin cds cancels dated 23 August 1923. Last day for this rate. ()
£11.00
 
 
HUNGARY
Lots 1342-1351
 
1342
1925 Sports Association Fund Skating 300k + 300k deep blue lightly mounted mint SG454. ()
£2.50
 
 
1343
1925 Sports Association Fund Diving 400k + 400k green & blue lightly mounted mint SG455. ()
£2.50
 
 
1344
1925 Sports Association Fund Fencing 500k + 500k deep purple lightly mounted mint SG456. ()
£3.00
 
 
1345
1925 Sports Association Fund Football 2000k + 2000k purple lightly mounted mint SG458. ()
£3.50
 
 
1346
1935 Plain typed address cover (Official crest on reverse) sent registered Budapest to Diszter bearing Death Bicentenary of Prince Rakocki 10f to 40f set of 5 SG569/73 tied by special pictorial hand stamps for date of issue ()
£12.00
 
 
1347
1936 250th Anniv of Recapture of Buda from Turks 10f to 40f set of 5 1937 Budapest International Fair 2f to 40f set of 6 plus 1938 900th Death Anniv of St Stephen 1f to 70f set of 14 all fine used SG590/614. ()
£6.00
 
 
1348
1938 34th International Eucharistic Congress miniature sheet full gum mounted in each corner (stamps unmounted) with Congress FDI cancel at bottom of sheet SGMS619a. ()
£18.00
 
 
1349
1947 Stamp Day 30fi (+50f) orange-brown sheet of 4 unmounted mint SG1015a. ()
£12.00
 
 
1350
1949 75th Anniv of UPU 60fi scarlet to 2fo brown imperf set of 3 fine used SG1069/71 imperfs plus 1950 Illustrated typed address cover bearing 3fo (from miniature sheet MS1072) tied by pictorial hand stamp for date of issue of miniature sheet. ()
£15.00
 
 
1351
1954 Insects 30fi to 1fo 20 seven different values in corner blocks of 4 each having light bends or creasing on selvedge only unmounted mint SG1344/50. ()
£5.00
 
 
ICELAND
Lots 1352-1358
 
1352
1876-95 Official 16a carmine red perf 14 x 13½ very fine used SGO23a. ()
£16.00
 
 
1353
1876-95 Official 20a yellowish-green perf 14 x 13½ fine used SGO24a. ()
£12.00
 
 
1354
1902-03 1 Gildi '02 - '03 overprint on 5a green showing "two dots before "1" of "1 Gildi" variety fine used SG69 variety. ()
£6.00
 
 
1355
1902-03 1 Gildi '02 - '03 overprint on 25a blue & brown overprint inverted fine used SG77a. ()
£30.00
 
 
1356
1902-03 1 Gildi '02 - '03 overprint on 50a carmine & blue frame inverted fine used SG80d. ()
£25.00
 
 
1357
1921-30 20a surcharge on 40a deep mauve fine used SG142. ()
£5.00
 
 
1358
1930 Official Parliamentary Millenenary Celebration 10a Falcon fine used SGO189. ()
£35.00
 
 
IRAQ
Lots 1359-1370
 
1359P
1926 Redirected cover (light oil stain at top, opened top and bottom) to Lahore bearing 6a greenish blue SG47 tied by fine strike of oblong three line framed "Iraq to India By Light Aeroplane with Messrs Stack & Leete" handstamp plus slightly off cover Baghdad HO bilingual cds dated 21 December 1926. Redirected at lest three times having seven different cds's on reverse dated between 11 & 17 January 1927. Readable cancels are Lahore¬ Moradsbad and Neewuch. ()
£70.00
1926 Redirected cover (light oil stain at top, opened top and bottom) to Lahore bearing 6a greenish blue SG47 tied by fine strike of oblong three line framed Iraq to India By Light Aeroplane with Messrs Stack & Leete handstamp plus slightly off cover Baghdad HO bilingual cds dated 21 December 1926. Redirected at lest three times having seven different cds's on reverse dated between 11 & 17 January 1927. Readable cancels are Lahore¬ Moradsbad and Neewuch. ()
 
1360P
1950 Harris & Co The Strand colour illustrated special cover for 75th Anniv of UPU (slightly roughly opened at bottom) hand addressed to England sent registered from Junoubi having blue on white registered label on reverse with billingual rubber stamped Junoubi Baghdad added bearing set of three 75th Anniv of UPU SG339/341 plus 4c Air SG331 and Obligatory Tax 5f on 6f SGT337 (this shows unrecorded error "Missing third line of surcharge") all tied by bilingual Junoubi Baghdad cds's dated 6 January 1950. ()
£25.00
1950 Harris & Co The Strand colour illustrated special cover for 75th Anniv of UPU (slightly roughly opened at bottom) hand addressed to England sent registered from Junoubi having blue on white registered label on reverse with billingual rubber stamped Junoubi Baghdad added bearing set of three 75th Anniv of UPU SG339/341 plus 4c Air SG331 and Obligatory Tax 5f on 6f SGT337 (this shows unrecorded error Missing third line of surcharge) all tied by bilingual Junoubi Baghdad cds's dated 6 January 1950. ()
 
1361P
1957-58 King Faisal II 20f olive-green left marginal block of 4 unmounted mint. Unissued without overprint¬ see note under SG403. ()
£15.00
1957-58 King Faisal II 20f olive-green left marginal block of 4 unmounted mint. Unissued without overprint¬ see note under SG403.   ()
 
1362
1994 Surcharge 50d on 5f Dome of the Rock (SG1291) bottom right corner marginal imprint block of 4 fine used SG1958. ()
£15.00
 
 
1363
1995 Surcharge 250d on 350f President Hussain block of 4 unused (no gum) SG1985. ()
£7.50
 
 
1364
1995 Surcharge 350d on 350f President Hussain block of 4 (bottom left stamp one blunt perf and minor damage bottom right) used with light indistinct cancels SG1986. ()
£5.00
 
 
1365
2002 Second Anniversary of Al Asqa Intifada 5000d block of 4 fine used SG2166. ()
£15.00
 
 
1366P
2002 Second Anniversary of Al Asqa Intifada 5000d unmounted mint SG2166. ()
£15.00
2002 Second Anniversary of Al Asqa Intifada 5000d unmounted mint SG2166. ()
 
1367P
2007 Folklore singers 5000d unmounted mint SG2223. ()
£10.00
2007 Folklore singers 5000d unmounted mint SG2223. ()
 
1368P
2008 Wasit Poetry Competition 5000d unmounted mint SG2250. ()
£8.00
2008 Wasit Poetry Competition 5000d unmounted mint SG2250. ()
 
1369P
2009 International Campaign to Reclaim Marshes 10000d unmounted mint SG2257. ()
£20.00
2009 International Campaign to Reclaim Marshes 10000d unmounted mint SG2257. ()
 
1370P
2009 Baghdad at Night 1000d and Calligraphy 1500d imperf miniature sheets unmounted mint. See note after SG2255 both unissued due to printing quality. ()
£20.00
2009 Baghdad at Night 1000d and Calligraphy 1500d imperf miniature sheets unmounted mint. See note after SG2255 both unissued due to printing quality. ()
 
ITALY
Lots 1371-1386
 
1371
Papal States - 1852-64 8b white cut square light soiling good used SG26. ()
£3.50
 
 
1372P
1863-65 5c greenish grey creased rounded bottom corners few small closed tears with few perf faults mounted mint weth stamp selvedge used as hinge remains along with some offset on gum however good spacefiller SG catalogue £2,250 SG10. ()
£75.00
1863-65 5c greenish grey creased rounded bottom corners few small closed tears with few perf faults mounted mint weth stamp selvedge used as hinge remains along with some offset on gum however good spacefiller SG catalogue £2,250 SG10. ()
 
1373
1889 40c brown (type 14) centred left & low fine used SG39. ()
£4.00
 
 
1374
1922 Black & white postcard (6 small pinholes top left) of Bologna square showing trams used to Cologna Venette bearing 15c definitive tied by slogan cancel dated 21 January 1922. 4L revenue stamp also appled tied by Registrars office cancel. ()
£15.00
 
 
1375
1928 400th Birth Anniv of Emmanuele Filiberto 5L deep bluish green & deep mauve centred right light soiling both sides fine used SG234. ()
£14.00
 
 
1376
1929 14th Centenary of Abbey of Monte-Cassino 20c red-orange mounted mint plus 25c deep green to 10L + 2L slate-green 6 values fine used SG260/66. ()
£55.00
 
 
1377
1930 Birth Bimillenary of Virgil Postage 15c brown to 10L + 2L 50 grey-green nine values all mounted mint SG290/98. ()
£30.00
 
 
1378
1932 Dante Air 100L olive-green & blue lightly mounted mint SG332. ()
£6.50
 
 
1379
1934 Colour Easter card sent to Sampierdarena having 15c Holy Year stamp applied tied by Asti cds dated 30 March 1934. ()
£5.00
 
 
1380
1935 National Militia set of 4 very fine used SG453/56. ()
£20.00
 
 
1381
1938 Anti Aircraft Unit hand addressed cover to Napoli at 1L 50 rate bearing 50c Augustus x 3 tied by Ufficio Postale Speciale 3 cds's dated 20 February 1938. Orange & red Viva Espana label appled to rear tied by Napoli arrival cancel. ()
£20.00
 
 
1382
1941 Black & white postcard of Lago Di Braies to Bologna bearing 10c Hitler & Mussolini SG553 commemorative tied by location unlear cds dated 7 July 1941. ()
£5.00
 
 
1383
1953 Preprinted lettersheet regarding residency in Bisignano sent to Torano Castello at 15L rate on 24 January 1953 where it was completed and returned to Bisignano at 5L rate on 28 January 1953. Usual cachets and markings for an official document. ()
£2.00
 
 
1384
1961 Visit of President to South America 170L to 205L set of 3 each value in bottom right corner marginal block of 8 (2 x 4) unmounted mint SG1053/55. ()
£20.00
 
 
1385
Colonies General Issue - 1934 Second International Colonial Exhibition Naples Postage and Air sets of 6 for Cyrenaica¬ Eritrea¬ Somalila and Tripolitania (48 stamps in total) all unmounted mint having better than normal nice clean gum. ()
£135.00
 
 
1386
Colonies General Issues - 1932 Dante Air 100L sepia & grey-green very fine used SG36 ()
£8.00
 
 
ITALY DODECANESE ISLANDS
Lots 1387-1389
 
1387
1912-21 20c on 15c slate overprinted Cos mounted mint glazed off white gum SG8C. ()
£3.00
 
 
1388
1912-21 20c orange centred left & low overprinted Cos having overprint variety so "O" looks like "G" mounted mint horizontal thin at top SG9C variety. ()
£20.00
 
 
1389P
1940 Colonial Exhibition Postage 5c brown to 2L + 75c pink 6 values plus Air 50c sepia to 5L + 2L 50 red-brown 5 values SG203/13 all displayed inside special folder each tied by Rodi Egeo cds dated 28 October 1940. ()
£22.00
1940 Colonial Exhibition Postage 5c brown to 2L + 75c pink 6 values plus Air 50c sepia to 5L + 2L 50 red-brown 5 values SG203/13 all displayed inside special folder each tied by Rodi Egeo cds dated 28 October 1940.  ()
 
ITALIAN COLONY ERITREA
Lots 1390-1393
 
1390
1893 10c deep rose-red mounted mint with heavy hinge remains SG4. ()
£2.00
 
 
1391
1936 Hand addressed airmail cover to Novi Liqure at 1L 50 rate with 15c¬ 35c and 1L pictorial definitives tied by unclear cds cancels with arrival cancel of 10 April 1936 on reverse. ()
£5.00
 
 
1392
1936 Black & white postcard of two locals sent to Genova at 1L 30 rate bearing 3 stamps all tied by two strikes of Maualle cds dated 26 October 1936. ()
£10.00
 
 
1393
1936 Hand addressed airmail cover to Rome at 3L 50 rate bearing 1L and 2L 50 tied by Asmara cds dated 9 May 1936 with Rome arrival cancel dated 10 May 1936 on rear. ()
£25.00
 
 
ITALIAN COLONY LIBYA
Lots 1394-1398
 
1394
1913-21 Parcel Post 20c black and 12L red brown horizontal pairs unmounted mint usual lightly toned crazed gum plus 25c 3L 4L and 10L used single between SGP19/P27. ()
£13.00
 
 
1395
Cyrenaica - 1923 "Propaganda Fide" 20c to 1L set of 4 very fine used SG1/4. ()
£16.00
 
 
1396
Tripolitania - 1930 Sepia E Aquilina number 40 post card (minor damage top right corner on rear) showing Arab well in Libya pencil address and message to Rome bearing Montecassino Abbey 20c deep green SG119 tied by Tripoli D'Africa Sezioni Riunite cds dated 7 July 1930. Rarely seen correct useage. ()
£15.00
 
 
1397
Tripolitania - 1931 Fifth Tripoli Trade Fair 10c brown-black 25c green 50c bright violet 2L 75 + 45c orange and 5L + 1L purple 5 values unmounted mint all having yellowish gum SG123/25 & 128/29. ()
£5.00
 
 
1398
Tripolitania - 1934 Second International Colonial Exhibition Postage 5c to 1L 25 set of 6 and Air 25c to 2L set of 6 all mounted mint having light discolouration on part of gum SG204/15. ()
£14.00
 
 
JAPAN
Lots 1399-1403
 
1399
1949 First National Scout Jamboree 8y unmounted mint plus 1950 Fifth National Athletic Meeting 8y pole vaulting fine used SG544 & 590. ()
£3.00
 
 
1400
1950 Air 16y grey to 103y yellow-orange 4 values very fine used SG575/78. ()
£20.00
 
 
1401
1966-73 Special hard bound presentation book (small mark on front) produced by Japanese Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications containing 132 different commemoratives and definitives plus 5 miniature sheets all mint hinged onto pages of book with details in English for each issue or stamp. ()
£20.00
 
 
1402
1971-74 New Year Lottery Prize miniature sheets for 1971 1973 and 1974 all three unmounted mint SGLMS 22 & LMS24/25. The miniature sheets were not sold at Post Offices and could only be obtained as prizes in the annual lottery. ()
£2.50
 
 
1403
1976 Japanese Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications year pack containing all stamps inc miniature sheet issued in year between SG1419/46 all unmounted mint. ()
£5.00
 
 
JORDAN
Lots 1404-1409
 
1404
1951 Hand addressed air mail cover to USA bearing Air 5f to 20f 4 values plus 10f and 15f x 2 SG295/298 plus Obligatory Tax 10m carmine and 20m purple-brown SGT268 & T270 all tied by three strikes of Tulkarm bilingual cds dated 16 November 1950. ()
£15.00
 
 
1405
1951 Typed address plain cover sent registered Nablus to USA bearing Air 10f SG296 Obligatory Tax 20f chocolate SGT305 3m carmine-pink x 2 SG196 4m green SG197 plus Palestine overprints 5m orange & 15m olive-green SGP6 & P9 all tied by four strikes of Nablus bilingual cds dated 17 October 1951. ()
£20.00
 
 
1406
1954 Locally hand addressed cover bearing two bar overprint on 3f SG380A plus 1f on 1m red-brown SG307 both with fine istrikes of bilingual Jerusalem Citadel 2 cds 2 April 1954. ()
£8.00
 
 
1407
1954 Hand addressed air mail cover sent registered Jerusalem to USA bearing Air 10f SG296 plus Enthronement of King Hussein 50f and 100f SG417/18 all tied by good strikes of bilingual Jerusalem Citadel 1 cds dated 3 March 1954. ()
£15.00
 
 
1408
1957 Arabic hand addressed air mail cover sent registered Tulkarm to Beirut at 35f rate bearing 1955-65 5f & 15f x 2 SG449 & 452 tied by two strikes (one part off cover) of bilingual Tulkarm 1 cds dated 25 August 1957. ()
£15.00
 
 
1409
1968 Game Protection (Birds & mammals) Postage 5f to 50f and Air 20f & 60f set of 8 values all unmounted mint SG821/829. ()
£25.00
 
 
MACAO
Lots 1410-1414
 
1410
1984 Complete set of all commemoratives issued during the year (no miniature sheets) between Year of the Rat to Philakorea 84 International Stamp Exhibition (includes Ausipex 84 birds issue) plus Buildings definitives 20a¬ 60a¬ 90a¬ 3p and 15p all unmounted mint SG555 558 560 565 568 & 587/601. ()
£30.00
 
 
1411
1985 Complete set of all commemoratives issued during the year (no miniature sheets) between Year of the Ox to Italia'85 International Stamp Exhibition (25th Anniv of Luis de Camoes Museum in se-tenant strip of 4) all unmounted mint SG602/620. ()
£38.00
 
 
1412
1985 Year of the Ox 5p complete booklet in fine condition SB2. ()
£8.00
 
 
1413
1986 Year of the Tiger 7p 50 complete booklet in fine condition SB3. ()
£8.00
 
 
1414
1990 Year of the Horse 20p complete booklet in fine condition SB7. ()
£88.00
 
 
MONACO
Lots 1415-1429
 
1415
1885-1970s Mint selection of 66 stamps having slight duplication. ()
£6.00
 
 
1416
1891-94 10c brown/yellow fine used on small piece SG14. ()
£3.00
 
 
1417
1891-94 15c dull rose fine used SG15a. ()
£1.50
 
 
1418
1891-94 25c deep grey-green couple short perfs left side fine used SG16. ()
£4.50
 
 
1419
1891-94 75c violet-brown/buff creased top left corner mounted mint SG19. ()
£3.00
 
 
1420
1900s-80s Mint (most unmounted) and some precancelled range of 175 different stamps in mounts on French loose leaf album pages SG cat £300+. ()
£30.00
 
 
1421
1922-24 Prince's Palace 5f red-brown centred high mounted mint SG62. ()
£6.00
 
 
1422
1928 Two small pieces one bearing 2c red-brown SG74 other 20c carmine-pink SG81 in blocks of 4 each tied by Monte Carlo Philatelic Exhibition cds's dated 18 February 1928. ()
£3.00
 
 
1423P
1951 Red Cross Fund surcharged miniature sheet (originally SGMS408) from top right corner of sheet of 4 perf 13 unmounted mint SGMS458 part. ()
£15.00
1951 Red Cross Fund surcharged miniature sheet (originally SGMS408) from top right corner of sheet of 4 perf 13 unmounted mint SGMS458 part. ()
 
1424P
1951 Red Cross Fund surcharged miniature sheet (originally SGMS409) from top right corner of sheet of 4 imperf unmounted mint SGMS459 part. ()
£15.00
1951 Red Cross Fund surcharged miniature sheet (originally SGMS409) from top right corner of sheet of 4 imperf unmounted mint SGMS459 part. ()
 
1425P
1956 Black and white large postcard showing design of issued stamps for Royal Wedding bearing on front 1f to 500f set of 8 SG578/85 tied by special hand stamps for date of issue. ()
£4.00
1956 Black and white large postcard showing design of issued stamps for Royal Wedding bearing on front 1f to 500f set of 8 SG578/85 tied by special hand stamps for date of issue.  ()
 
1426
1965 ITU Centenary 5c to 10f set of 12 unmounted mint SG819/830. ()
£4.00
 
 
1427
1967-70 Paintings "Princes and Princesses of Monaco" eight different designs in gutter marginal blocks of 4 or horizontal marginal strips of 4 all unmounted mint SG895/96 932/33 958/59 and 1005/06. ()
£4.00
 
 
1428
1968 20th Anniv of Monaco Red Cross 2f 50 Floral Exhibition 1f and 1970 Flower Show 3f each in corner marginal blocks of 4 unmounted mint SG904/05 & 984. ()
£2.00
 
 
1429
1981 Europa miniature sheet unmounted mint SGMS1490. ()
£5.00
 
 
NETHERLANDS
Lots 1430-1438
 
1430
1869-76 2½c mauve centred left fine used with "91" dotted oval cancel. Stamp also has full gum which has couple of light tone spots SG62 ()
£9.00
 
 
1431
1924-26 15c ultramarine block of 4 mounted mint SG283A. ()
£2.00
 
 
1432
1933-57 Three used stamps comprising 1933 Child Welfare 12½c + 3½c perf 12½ SG421A 1953 Child Welfare 25c + 8c SG795 and 1957 Cultural Funds 30c + 8c SG847. ()
£5.00
 
 
1433
1942 Netherland Legion Fund both values unmounted mint SG568/69. ()
£2.50
 
 
1434
1942 Netherland Legion Fund both values unmounted mint SG568/69. ()
£2.50
 
 
1435
1950 Bombed Churches Rebuilding Fund 2c¬ 5c¬ 10c and 20c values all four fine used SG720/21 & 723/24. ()
£8.00
 
 
1436
1951 Colour special illustrated postcard for Philips 60th Years of Progress sent airmail to England bearing Cultural & Social Fund 5c to 20c SG733/36 all tied by special Philips 60th Year cancels dated 15 May 1951. Additional commemorative flight cachet¬ airmail label and registered label applied along with different commemorative cds cancel dated 15 May 1951. ()
£4.00
 
 
1437
1952-53 Flowers set of 5 for each year all mounted mint SG749/53 & 764/68. ()
£8.00
 
 
1438
1966 1g complete booklet contents fine light tone spots on outer cover only SB65. ()
£2.50
 
 
RUSSIA
Lots 1439-1447
 
1439
1850 50th Death Anniv of Alvazovsky 40k & 50k unmounted mint SG1668/69. ()
£3.00
 
 
1440
1929 First All-Union Gathering of Pioneers 10k deep olive-brown and 14k slate-blue both perf 12½ x 12 mounted mint SG538/39. ()
£2.00
 
 
1441
1936-41 10k olive minor surface scuff fine used SG727g. ()
£5.00
 
 
1442
1940 All-Union Agricultural Fair 10k to 60k 14 different values all having part Riga cds cancels between SG920/36. ()
£10.00
 
 
1443
1987 Western Paintings in Leningrad Museum 4k to 50k set unmounted mint SG5761/65. ()
£2.00
 
 
1444
1987 Russian Paintings of the 1980's 4k to 35k set unmounted mint SG5806/810. ()
£2.00
 
 
1445
1989 Books by James Fenimore Cooper se-tenant strip of 5 unmounted mint SG6033a. ()
£2.50
 
 
1446
1990 World Cup Football se-tenant strip of 5 unmounted mint SG6144a. ()
£2.50
 
 
1447
1996 Ballet se-tenant block of 4 unmounted mint SG6620a. ()
£2.00
 
 
SPAIN
Lots 1448-1455
 
1448
1878 10c pale blue centered right & low having light tone around perfs visible from front at top and couple perfs at bottom fine part cds used SG262a. ()
£35.00
 
 
1449
1930 Columbus issue 25c 30c and 50c all 3 mounted mint SG601/02 & 604. ()
£2.00
 
 
1450
1944 Typed address first day of issue airmail cover sent registered to Switzerland bearing Stamp Day 5p SG1055 tied by Madrid cds for date of issue. Madrid 3 line censor cachet on reverse with three line transit cachet on front. ()
£7.00
 
 
1451
1947 Air Manuel de Falla 25p brown purple (creasing and damaged top left corner) and 50p scarlet both fine used SG1083/84. ()
£3.00
 
 
1452
1952 Air Stamp Day 60c grey-green to 2p 30 deep blue set of 5 90c & 1p 30 both poorly centred all unmounted mint SG1179/83. ()
£4.00
 
 
1453
1955-75 2p red unmounted mint SG1220. ()
£4.00
 
 
1454
1958 Madrid Philatelic Exhibition 80c miniature sheet unmounted mint SGMS1285. ()
£6.00
 
 
1455
Spanish Morocco - 1937-39 Obligatory Tax for Disabled Soldiers sepia brown and blue miniature sheets unmounted mint SGMS202a/202b. ()
£3.00
 
 
TAIWAN
Lots 1456-1464
 
1456
1960 World Foresty Congress imperf miniature sheet no gum (as issued) creased top right corner SGMS366a. ()
£4.00
 
 
1457
1962 45th Anniv of Lions International imperf miniature sheet no gum (as issued) diagonal crease through right hand stamp SGMS456a. ()
£3.00
 
 
1458
1962 Tenth Anniv of Chinese 4-H Clubs imperf miniature sheet no gum (as issued) crease bottom right corner SGMS460a. ()
£3.00
 
 
1459
1964 Inaguration of Shihmen Reservoir 80c to $5 set of 4 unmounted mint SG508/11. ()
£4.50
 
 
1460
1966 Ancient Chinese Paintings from Palace Museum Collection $2.50 to $5 set of 4 unmounted mint SG577/80. ()
£20.00
 
 
1461
1966 Chinese Folklore (2nd series) $2.50 to $6 set of 3 unmounted mint SG581/83. ()
£4.00
 
 
1462
1966 Re-election of President Chaing Kai-shek $1 & $5 both unmounted mint SG597/98. ()
£1.50
 
 
1463
1982 Year of the Hare 50c & $4.50 both in blocks of 4 unmounted mint SG1035/36. ()
£3.00
 
 
1464
1992 Ming Dynasty and 1993 Taipei 93 Asian Stamp Exhibition miniature sheets both unmounted mint SGMS2085 & MS2146. ()
£4.00
 
 
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Lots 1465-1471
 
1465
1861-62 12c grey black striaght edges all sides with grill good used spacefiller SG65. ()
£4.00
 
 
1466
1869 6c ultramarine good used spacefiller with mutiple faults but presentable SG117. ()
£12.00
 
 
1467P
1912-13 Parcel Post 1c rose-carmine to 15c rose-carmine plus 25c rose-carmine to $1 rose-carmine 11 different values usual centring and seven have straight edges from sides of sheets good/fine used SGP423/P429 & P431/P434. ()
£30.00
1912-13 Parcel Post 1c rose-carmine to 15c rose-carmine plus 25c rose-carmine to $1 rose-carmine 11 different values usual centring and seven have straight edges from sides of sheets good/fine used SGP423/P429 & P431/P434. ()
 
1468
1918 Front only of discoloured plain cover hand addressed to New York endorsed "Aerial Age" bottom left corner bearing Air 24c blue & red SGA548 tied by special Boston to New York Air Mail First Trip cancel dated 9 June 1918. Carried on First Boston to New York Flight and stated scarce item by vendor. ()
£10.00
 
 
1469
1936 Two identical colour illustrated Fyfe & Grey covers for first voyage of Queen Mary New York to Southampton bearing 2c and 3c tied by Varick Street Station NY machine cancel 4 June 1936. Soiled and torn KGV 1½d pictorial GB envelope for maiden voyage Queen Mary Southampton to New York Southampton machine cancel 27 May 1936 - date of voyage. ()
£4.00
 
 
1470
1940 Famous Americans 5c Louisa May Alcott 5c Francis Willard 5c Dr Walter Reed and 5c Edward MacDowell each in corner marginal plate block of 4 unmounted mint¬ Scott 862¬ 872¬ 877 and 882 SG859¬ 869¬ 874 and 879. ()
£2.00
 
 
1471
1962 Illustrated typed address FDC for Dag Hammarskjold commemoration issued stamp tied by New York FDI cancel. Includes normal plate block of 4¬ plate block of 10 (5 x 2) yellow inverted and two blocks of 4 showing inverted yellow printing SG1202/1203. ()
£3.00