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Thurnby Leicester
LE7 9ZU
England

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COLLECTIONS
Lots 5-52
 
5
Algeria - 1927-50 mint and used collection of 300+ stamps displayed on loose leaf album pages with slight duplication mostly in sets SG cat £700+ not including 1946 Airs 5f to 40f set right marginal imperf proofs stuck to album page. Vendor wishes to sell hence reserve. ()
£50.00
 
 
6
British Commonwealth - 1860s-1990s Five circulated approval books (no Great Britain) containing 845+ mint and used stamps having slight duplication most pre 1960 with a few later. Good range of countries noted¬ priced to sell at £920 about 20% of SG cat. ()
£180.00
 
 
7
British Commonwealth - 1860s-1990s Five circulated approval books (no Great Britain) containing 700+ mint and used stamps having slight duplication most pre 1960 with a few later. Good range of countries noted¬ priced to sell at £896 about 20% of SG cat. ()
£170.00
 
 
8
British Commonwealth - 1880s-1952 Collection of 1¬050+ mint (including unmounted) different stamps neatly displayed on pages from a stock book with no duplication apart from a few blocks. Countries A to Z with a few Australian States but no Australia¬ Great Britain or India with many smaller countries and Islands. No catalogue value provided and after a quick look I think a catalogue value in excess of £1¬500 is in order. ()
£125.00
 
 
9
British Commonwealth - 1920s-90s Eight page stock book containing 675+ mostly used stamps with very little duplication and three different first day covers from various African contries with much thematic interest especially birds¬ mammals¬ plants and transport plus some postmark interest. Vendor states SG cat circa £330. ()
£25.00
 
 
10
British Commonwealth - 1953-1990s Collection of 2¬200+ mint (much unmounted) different stamps and 10 miniature sheets neatly displayed on pages from a stock book with no duplication apart from a few blocks. Countries A to Z containing no Australia¬ GB¬ India or New Zealand with many complete commemorative sets from plenty of smaller countries and Islands. No catalogue value provided by vendor but most be in excess of £1¬250. ()
£100.00
 
 
11
Cameroun - 1916-91 Mint and mostly used collection of 135+ different stamps displayed on SG album leaves SG cat £130+. ()
£15.00
 
 
12
Canada - 1897-2001 Collection of 1¬350 mostly used stamps generally fine condition displayed on loose leaf album pages with a little duplication. Comprises Queen Victoria to 5c KEVII to 10c KGV to 50c (2 different) KGVI to $1 (4 different) and QEII to $2 (2 different). ()
£20.00
 
 
13
Ceylon - 1935-49 Range of used stamps on homemade album pages comprising KGV pictorial definitives 117 stamps 2c to 1r (2) 1935 Silver Jubilee 6c & 9c x 10 of each 20c x 6 and 50c x 2 1937 Coronation 4 used sets plus odds 1938-49 KGV pictorial definitives 311 stamps sorted by watermark or perfs 2c to 5r (13) plus few surcharges and Victory sets with some nice postmark interest. ()
£20.00
 
 
14
France - 1852-1950 Mint & used collection of 270+ stamps written up on SG album pages (some light soiling) earlies usual mixed condition stc £800+. ()
£30.00
 
 
15
France - 1965-69 Collection of 58 different cards/covers¬ many registered and some first day covers plus 300+ mint (many unmounted) and used stamps having a few blocks and some duplication all in fine condition on loose leaf album leaves with some written up. ()
£45.00
 
 
16
Greece - 1886-95 Collection of 1050+ used small Hermes Heads imperfs (most 4 margins) and perfs (not checked for better perf 13½) both Belgian and Athens printings with many shades seen comprising Belgian printings 1L brown imperf x 3 perf x 2¬ 5L bright green imperf x 6 25L dull blue imperf x 34¬ 40L bright mauve imperf x 2 perf x 1 50L grey-green imperf x 26 perf x 4 and 1d grey imperf x 26 perf x 11 then Athens printings 1L brown imperf x 103 perf x 51¬ 2L stone imperf x 23 perf x 31¬ 5L green imperf x 118 perf x 12¬ 10L orange imperf x 126 perf x 2¬ 20L carmine x 178 perf x 5¬ 25L blue imperf x 70 perf x 11¬ 25L purple x 113 perf x 80¬ 40L purple imperf x 1 perf x 4¬ 40L blue imperf x 20 perf x 8 and 1d grey imperf x 13 perf x 3 plus 20L surcharge on 25L blue perf and imperf x 23. SG catalogue £2¬100 as cheapest shades but includes many better between SG73/109. ()
£100.00
 
 
17
Great Britain - 1841-1965 113 stamps used to KGV then twenty three QEII mint. Condition a little mixed but some nice cds cancels comprising 1841 2d and forty seven QV to 2s 6d. KEVII 18 values to 10/- plus KGV values to 5/- SG cat for good condition £1¬000. ()
£40.00
 
 
18
Hong Kong - 1882-1954 Mint and mostly used range of 149 stamps values to $10 (3 different) displayed on loose leaf album leaves includes a few Treaty Port cancels in QV/KEVII. Includes QV & KEVII values to 20c KGV values to $1 1935 Silver Jubilee mint set of 4 1948 Royal Silver Wedding $10 used 1949 75th Anniv of UPU mint set of 4 and QEII 12 mint values to $10. Stated to catalogue £525+. ()
£75.00
 
 
19
India - 1947-74 Collection of 329 stamps mint (74) and used (255) and 2 miniature sheets displayed on Kabe album pages virtually complete for period including 1949 Architecture set to 15r plus Saints and Poets mint set 1973 Indepex miniature sheet unmounted mint SGMS704 & 1974 Indian Masks miniature sheet with pictorial handstamps for date of issue SGMS714 and 4 first day covers. Stated to catalogue £420+ between SG301/747. ()
£50.00
 
 
20
India - 1947-83 Schaubek loose leaf hingeless album (cover a little battered) containing 154 mint (many unmounted including 10r SG520) and 536 fine used stamps largely complete for period commemoratives (no Gandhi 10r) and definitives SG cat £700+. ()
£70.00
 
 
21
India - 1950-65 Collection of 607 mint (228 including 23 blocks of 4) and used (379 including 32 blocks of 4 many with FDI cds's) displayed on Senator loose leaf album pages with some duplication (mint & used of same stamp) virtually complete for period including 15 FDC's and a few Officials. Stated to catalogue £300+ between SG329/503. ()
£40.00
 
 
22
Jersey - 1969-94 Collection of 616 stamps (21 used rest unmounted mint) and 9 unmounted mint miniature sheets in SG Davo hingless printed loose leaf album. Missing commemorative sets for 1987¬ 1991 & 1992 and 1969 postage due set otherwise appears complete. ()
£50.00
 
 
23
Middle East - 1940-80s Range of 150+ mint and used stamps plus 1 used miniature sheet from a number of countries plus 178 cancelled to order stamps in 4 blocks from Manama on theme of Butterflies¬ Cats & Dogs¬ Flora & Fauna and Paintings. ()
£12.00
 
 
24
Monaco - 1960s 500 stamps in blocks¬ sheets and part sheets mostly commemoratives unmounted mint slight discolouration in selvedge from light exposue SG cat £550+. ()
£35.00
 
 
25
Netherlands - 1852-1961 Mint and used collection of 671 stamps mint x 298 used x 373 on loose leaf printed album pages and Yvert & Tellier album pages ex Stamp Group auction 23 April 2013 lot 660 original cost £493. Includes 1st imperf issue 5c & 15c fine used 4 margins 1864 perf set (very minor faults) 1867-69 sets (perf faults on key values) 1872 set to 2g 50 average to fine used 1st Wilhelmina set to 1g thereafter comprehension range of definitives and commemoratives missing only 1951 Airs and highest or scarcest values. Few affected by light tone marks otherwise fine¬ unchecked for perfs or shades. ()
£300.00
 
 
26
Olympic Games - 1932-2010 Six used and eighty four mint (much unmounted) stamps (very slight duplication) plus Monaco 1976 miniature sheet (unmounted mint) from Andorra¬ Australia¬ Monaco¬ Norway¬ Switzerland and USA. Includes Monaco 1952 Air 40f to 200f 4 values (SG cat £114) and Norway 1952 set of 3 both lightly mounted mint. SG cat £342. ()
£55.00
 
 
27
Olympic Games - 1935-2010 Six used and two hundred and eighteen mint (much unmounted) all different stamps plus ten different miniature sheets (four used) from various countries including Albania¬ Ecuador¬ France¬ Germany (including Saar)¬ Iran¬ Ireland¬ Italy¬ Japan¬ Liberia¬ Portugal¬ San Marino¬ Turkey and Yugoslavia. Includes Germany 1935 set of 3 1936 set of 8 and Saar 1952 pair. SG cat £393. ()
£65.00
 
 
28
Olympic Games - 1935-2010 Twenty one used and two hundred and twenty seven mint (much unmounted) all different stamps plus twenty different miniature sheets (four used) from various countries including Bahrain¬ Belgium¬ Bulgaria¬ Ecuador¬ Finland¬ Haiti¬ Hungary¬ Isle of Man¬ Kuwait¬ Netherlands¬ Romania¬ Russia¬ Spain and Uraguay. Includes Haiti 1968 used pair of miniature sheets plus Russia 1980 miniature sheet (SGMS5049). SG cat £473. Lot includes 180 mostly mint with some used different stamps and 21 different mostly mint miniature sheets in envelope not counted in number of stamps or catalogue value. ()
£75.00
 
 
29
Papua New Guinea - 1952-87 Used collection in small stockbook of 300 different stamps mostly in sets with values to £1 (inc SG15) and two miniature sheets SG cat £260+. ()
£32.00
 
 
30
Portugese Colonies - 1890s-1930s Used collection of 63 stamps displayed on Hagner stock page having slight duplication. Includes Angola Azores Cape Verde Congo Funchal India Macau Mozambique Timor and Zambezi. ()
£12.00
 
 
31
St Helena - 1953-93 Unmounted mint (few 1950s/60s mounted) collection of 349 different commemorative stamps and 5 different miniature sheets virtually complete for period between SG cat £265+ between 1953 Coronation and 1993 Christmas SG15/652 ()
£50.00
 
 
32
Scandinavia - 1855-1970s Forty five mint (much unmounted) and 90 used stamps (condition a little mixed) from Denmark¬ Danish West Indies Finland Greenland Iceland Norway (inc SG1) Sweden with some key values¬ Norway Posthorns unchecked SG cat £1¬000. ()
£50.00
 
 
33
South Africa - 1880s-1990s Mint and mostly used range of 150+ stamps (some duplication) and 4 different used miniature sheets including Cape of Good Hope QV & KEVII 38 used stamps Orange Free State 21 used stamps German South Africa 22 used stamps and KGV 28 used stamps values to 2s 6d. Lot also includes 2nd definitive issue to top values in presentation folder¬ Bophuthatswana FDC for 2nd definitives and 3 other soiled covers. ()
£15.00
 
 
34
World - 1860s-1990s Five circulated approval books (no British Commonwealth or Great Britian) containing 900+ mint and used stamps slight duplication plus 1 booklet most pre 1960 (few later). Good range of countries noted¬ priced to sell at £822 about 20% of SG cat. ()
£90.00
 
 
35
World - 1870s-90s Range of 490+ used stamps with some duplication on theme of Trains¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1994 Age of Steam 2004 Classic Locomotives¬ three hand addressed covers for 1975 Railways issue and 1959 Talyllyn Railway typed address cover. ()
£25.00
 
 
36
World - 1880s-1990s Range of 250+ mostly used stamps having slight duplication on theme of Birds. Lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1995 Christmas Robins 1996 Water Birds 2003 Birds of Prey and 2007 Endangered Birds. ()
£20.00
 
 
37
World - 1880s-1980s Range of 75+ mostly used stamps having a little duplication on theme of Ships¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 2001 Submarines 2004 Ocean Liners and 2005 Trafalgar plus two British Forces 1970s covers one signed by commander of HMS Bacchante. ()
£10.00
 
 
38
World - 1910s-96 Range of 150+ mostly used stamps (2 mint with Specimen overprint) having duplication (especially from Bhutan) on theme on Aircraft & Flight. Lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1997 Architects of the Air (RAF Planes) 2002 Airliners and 2008 Air Displays. ()
£12.00
 
 
39
World - 1920s-96 Range of 200+ used stamps having a little duplication on theme on Animals including many on theme of horses. Lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1997 Queens Horses 1998 Endangered Species 2005 Farm Animals and 2010 Mammals. ()
£15.00
 
 
40
World - 1937-61 All world collection of 800+ stamps comprising 89 different mint (some unmounted) blocks of four¬ 74 different fine used blocks of four¬ six different miniature sheets plus few mint and used stamps. Includes range of British Commonwealth 1937 Coronation sets and 1953 Coronation plus space thematics from Eastern Europe etc. ()
£25.00
 
 
41
World - 1940s-90s Range of 220+ mostly used stamps with some duplication on theme of Butterflies & Moths. ()
£12.00
 
 
42
World - 1949 Mint (inc unmounted) range of 79 different stamps & 1 miniature sheet for 75th Anniv of UPU on album pages comprising Afganistan set of 4 Argentina 25c Australia 3½d Austria set of 3 Belgium 4f Belgium Congo 4f Egypt set of 3 Ethiopia set of 4 Israel 10c & 80c Greece 1000d Guatemala miniature sheet Iraq set of 3 Jordon set of 5 Lebonan set of 5 Liberia imperf set of 3 Netherlands 10c & 20c Netherland Antilles 6c & 25c Palestine set of 5 Paraguay set of 5 Syria set of 4 Turkey set of 4 Yemen perf 7 values to 14b & imperf 8 values to 14b (4b 6b 10b & 14b x 2 different colour ways) & USA set of 3 SG cat £240+. ()
£25.00
 
 
43
World - 1949 75th Anniv of UPU collection of 135+ mint (most unmounted¬ many marginal) stamps most in sets (apart from San Marino) from a good range of countries including Hungary perf & imperf sets with no GB or British Commonwealth SG cat £230+ ()
£40.00
 
 
44
World - 1950s-80s Mint and used range of 200 different stamps all on theme of Football Olympic Games and Sport plus 14 Great Britain different FDC's on theme of sport including 1980 Sports 1994 Golf¬ 1995 Rugby 1996 Football and Olmpics 2002 World Cup miniature sheet and Commonwealth Games 2003 Rugby miniature sheet 2005 Olympics miniature sheet and Cricket 2006 Football 2008 Olympics miniature sheets and 2009/10 Olympics each bearing sets of 10 all tied by appropriate FDI handstamps. ()
£25.00
 
 
45
World - 1950s-80s Mint and used range of 180 different stamps all on theme of Coins or Stamps on Stamps plus 4 Great Britain different FDC's on same theme comprising 200 Her Majesty's Stamps miniature sheet 2007 The Machin Definitives miniature sheet plus 2010 Accession Of King George V both miniature sheets all tied by appropriate FDI handstamps. ()
£20.00
 
 
46
World - 1960 World Refugee Year collection of 124 different stamps and three different miniature sheets (Argentina¬ Dominican Republic and South Korea MS359) from countries between Argentina to Vietnam all unmounted mint SG cat £200+. ()
£12.00
 
 
47
World - 1960s-2000s Range of 170+ used stamps having a little duplication on theme of Space¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1995 Science Fiction 2002 Astronomy miniature sheet and 2007 The Sky at Night issues. ()
£5.00
 
 
48
World - 1960s-90s Range of 120+ used stamps having a little duplication on theme of Insects & Reptiles¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC bearing complete set for 2008 Insects issue. ()
£10.00
 
 
49
World - 1960s-90s Range of 120+ used stamps having a little duplication on theme of Cats & Dogs¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1995 Cats 2001 Cats & Dogs 2008 Working Dogs and 2010 Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. ()
£10.00
 
 
50
World - 1960s-2000s Range of 130+ used stamps having a little duplication on theme of Dinosaurs¬ fossils or minerals¬ lot includes Great Britain illustrated typed address FDC's bearing complete sets for 1995 Springtime and 2006 Ice Age Animals. ()
£10.00
 
 
51
World - 1965 International Telecomunication Union (ITU) non British Commonwealth countries A to L 106 mint stamps and 1 mint miniature sheet mounted in uncirculated club book all nice and clean with SG catalogue value £450+. ()
£35.00
 
 
52
Yugoslavia - 1937-88 Unmounted mint all different collection of 214 stamps (sets and singles) and 10 miniature sheets mainly 1960/70s period. Includes 1937 1st Philatelic Exhibition and 1962 Athletics miniature sheets plus 1968 Olympic Games and 1970 Nature Conservation sets. SG cat £210+ . ()
£38.00