The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

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Title
The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale

Location
RPSL London

Date & Time
Tuesday 22nd October 2019 - 10:00am  
Wednesday 23rd October 2019 - 10:00am  

Viewing Times
At Spink London
Friday 18 October 2019 at 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

At The Royal Philatelic Society London HQ
Monday 21 October 2019 at 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.

Viewing of large lots housed in boxes by prior appointment and on 18th October at Spink London Only.
Boxes will not be available for viewing at the R.P.S.L. on Monday 21st October, all other lots including large envelopes will be available.


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Viewing of large lots housed in boxes by prior appointment and on 18th October at Spink London Only.
Boxes will not be available for viewing at the R.P.S.L. on Monday 21st October, all other lots including large envelopes will be available.

Our October Philatelic Collectors' Series sale features the 'Rooke' Collection of Gibraltar Postal History and the Colin Narbeth FRPSL collection of Sudan along with other fine philatelic rarities from across the world including fine Bermuda, a superb section of Falkland Islands with scarce essays and die proofs, an Iraq 1931 25r. violet block of four, very rare Long Island postally used on cover, handsome used examples of the 1856 British Guiana 4c. magenta and 4c. blue and also early impression used examples of the 1848 Mauritius Post Paid 1d. and 2d, a strong Great Britain section concludes the sale including an 1840 Official VR 1d. black, an unused 1862-64 3d. rose, and mint £5 orange of note.




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Aden1845 (4 Dec.) letter from an employee of the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co. written aboard the steamship "Precursor" during a journey from Aden to Suez, addressed to Wigtown, Cumberland, rated "5d." and with black circular disinfection stamp "purifié au lazaret/malte" on face, Alexandria (9.12) and arrival (23.12) datestamps on reverse; small tear to address panelSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1849 (29 May) envelope, complete with contents, from Aden via Alexandria and Malta to London, rated "1/8", showing circular disinfection "purifié au lazaret/malte" handstamp, Alexandria (13.6) and arrival datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1849 (25 June) entire letter in French from a French Jesuit missionary to his superior, the President of the Conseil Central de L'Ouvre de la Propagation de la Foi Lion, showing red boxed aden/paid (Proud type P1) for 8a., sent by steamer from the East India Co. via Suez and Alexandria where it arrived on July 13th and then on to Malta where it was disinfected and marked on the back with "purifié au lazaret/malte" handstamp and showing paq.ang 1 marseille c.d.s. in red. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1849 (18 July) letter from a sergeant of the Bombay European Light Infantry Second Regiment, destined in Camp Aden to the father of a company soldier who died on the front explaining that no will had been made but instructing the father to attend East India House to claim his sons property, pencil inscription at foot of the letter presumably by an administrative officer from East India House, signature of the commander of the regiment on the face to be duly completed as military mail, then rated "2" in black indicating a double rate. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more in...

Aden1852 (26 Jan.) letter from a French Jesuit missionary in Aden to his superior in Lyon, showing boxed "aden/paid in red (Proud type P1), passed to a steamer of the East India Co. via Suez and Alexandria, then on to Malta where it was disinfected and marked with "purifié au lazaret/malte". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1856 (10 Dec.) letter sent from Bombay to Aden on the steamer Ganges, franked with India 1854 4a. (2, one defective) and 1856 8a. carmine, all cancelled with the Bombay type 4 postmark with rhombus of twelve lines, marked with the scarce red dispatch of the British Packet Postage "bombay bpp paid" in a circle (Giles type SD10) and a circular black mark "bombay paid" (type 29), on arrival at Aden, the letter marked with the datestamp of Aden Camp (Pratt type D1); scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1859 (2 Aug.) mourning envelope from Steamer Point "via Marseilles" to London, bearing 1855 blued paper 4a. black and 1856-64 2a. yellow-buff both cancelled "124" and tied by manuscript "Stamped" with London Paid datestamp (22.8) alongside, despatch datestamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Aden1865 (25 Apr.) envelope "via Marseilles" to London, bearing 8p., 2a. and 4a. black each cancelled, framed "india paid" at foot, the reverse (part flap missing) with Aden Steamer Point and arrival datestamps; a couple of small imperfections though a scarce three-colour franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Aden1937-61 largely mint collection including 1937 Dhow set and a few mint multiples to 3½a., 1939-48 mint and used sets, the former with some additional values to 10r., and 1951 range with all values in mint imprint and/or plate number strips of five; generally good to fine. Cat. c.£2,800Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Albania1928 Vlore-Brindisi Air Service 5q. to 3f., original gum, fine and scarce. S.G. 222-228, £425Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Cape of Good HopeA collection of military mail covers (29) and fronts (3) to the U.K., half unstamped and the remainder franked at 1d. or 2d. except for a ½d. card taxed at 5c., one written up as soldier's 1d. rate "From N. 2565 J.G. Whitely C Coy 2nd. Batt Northnd Fussiliers" and one a card address label marked "No Stamps Available", a few with censor cachets; generally sound for theseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Cape of Good HopeA collection of civilian mail covers/cards (140) and fronts (8) largely used within the Cape though with a few to Transvaal others to overseas destinations, a range of censor labels and cachets; condition rather mixed in places though worthy of viewing for the specialistSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902NatalCollection of soldiers covers (7), six unstamped with five charged Postage Due, one from Glenco Junction, one to New South Wales and one franked at 1d. from the Natal Field Force at Ingogo, and civilian mail covers (37) and fronts, many with a variety of censor cachets and labels, two with 1899 (Oct./Nov.) Dundee, Natal datestamps and a selection of loose adhesives with similar datestamp; condition very mixed with viewing essentialSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Orange Free StateA selection of civilian covers (50) and fronts (4), mainly franked at 1d. and with a variety of censor cachets and labels, 1899 "Commando Dienst" envelope to Bloemfontein and with Donker Poort datestamp (the first agency within the O.V.S. across the Orange River) and 1902 OHMS envelope from the Native Refugee Dept. at Harrismith to Natal. Mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Incoming MailA miscellaneous selection with items from G.B. (11 including one to Trooper Maxwell Lyte accompanied by letters from his father to Sir Ralph Thompson and Lord Roberts concerning his son), France (2, one a commemorative card showing Kruger), Germany (3, one addressed to Kruger), Holland (3), Lourenco Marques (17, one with tax mark deleted), Mozambique, Portugal, Switzerland (card to President Steyn) and U.S.A. (2), mixed condition though an interesting group. Also Victoria Contingent souvenir unused cards (6, five very fine)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Mafeking1900 (Mar.-Apr.) on Cape 1d. on Type 6 ½d. (2), 3d. on 1d. (11, two unused, four used on piece and two on 1900 envelope from which two further stamps have been removed), on Bechuanaland 1d. on ½d. (4, one unused and two on 1900 envelope from which two further stamps have been removed), 3d. on 1d. and two others, and 1900 (Apr.) 1d. pale blue unused and 3d. 18½mm. wide 3d. pale blue unused and 3d. deep blue used, and Vryburg ½d. (one unused) and 1d. (2); mixed condition, eight with PFSA Certificates. Also 1900 Mafeking Deposit bank slips (2), 21 January Agricult...

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Mafeking Banknotes10/- green "4161" with facsimile signatures in blue at foot; some creasing, otherwise soundSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Mafeking Banknotes£1 deep blue "648", Bechuanaland embossed seal at upper right; vertical crease at centre and small tear at foot though a presentable example of this rare note. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Bermuda1900-13 selection of c.40 picture postcards including four Lusher photo cards showing soldiers during the Boer War with original rice paper sheet attached, a number of attractive colour cards showing troops and guards at camps including Prospect Camp, 1904 sepia stereoscopic photo card showing a prisoner camp site, 1906 black and white card showing view of Government House, Bermuda used to Transvaal, some staining, a charming 1909 photo card showing three privates at rest, 1912 postcard showing prisoners landing in Bermuda bound for prison camps used to New...

(x) Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailBermuda1901-03 sizeable group of covers and fronts to P.O.W.s (c.80) incoming to Bermuda and bearing a variety of censor marks including attractive 1901 (14 Aug.) cover from Vredefort to Bermuda bearing a good strike of violet triangular press censor handstamp, unusual 1901 (23 Aug.) mourning cover from O.F.S. to Darrell Island, West Indies with "NPR" used as only censorship mark, 1901 (2 September) mourning cover from South Africa to Burtt Island with violet triangle censor and good strike of one line "Pr of War" handstamp in black, 1902 (10 M...

(x) Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailBermuda1901-02 group of covers and fronts (6) outgoing from Bermuda including 1902 cover to Johannesburg with good strike of circular Bermuda POW passed censor in blue, with "passed press censor/johannesburg" oval censor, and "germiston" triangular censor, cover cut into at right, 1902 registered front to Natal with triangular censor in purple and fine strike of "prisoners of war/passed censor/4/bermuda" in purple and 1902 front to St. Helena with clear if faded strike of triangular "prisoner of war/passed censor/3/bermuda" censor.Subject to 5...

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailBermuda1901 (12 Sept.) ½d. blue card, uprated with 1d., from Darrell's Island to Bloemfontein showing "prisoners of war/passed/censor/bermuda" circular handstamp in blue. two envelopes and three fronts, and incoming mail covers (5) all franked at 1d. and with various censor cachets and tape; the first fine, the others with some faults. Also two large photographs of P.O.W.s on Burtt's Island, one showing three busy gentlemen at the post office tentSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyer...

(x) Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailBermuda1902 (13 Jan.) cover from South Africa to prisoner Helsing on Morgan's Island redirected to Burtt in pink ink manuscript and bearing five different censor types, mostly very clear. Cover somewhat stained and torn in areas. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailCape of Good HopeA range of covers (75) and fronts (97) nearly all from the Cape, O.F.S. or Transvaal to Green Point Camp with a few to other locations and including envelopes (11) addressed to Prisoners on or relating to H.M.S. Penelope or other vessels used as temporary holding stations for prisoners before they were shipped off to overseas camps, and a few via Lourenco Marques to camps at Krugersdorp or Potchefstroom, four with framed "censor, prisoners of war/L Heyman, Lt. Col." cachet in violet and three with boxed "censor to prisoners of war...

Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902Prisoners of War MailSt. Helena1900 envelopes (3) and 1d. cards (3) to South Africa franked at 1d. (5) or 2½d., all with P.O.W. Type 1 cachet with five initialled "JHMB" and one "EW", two other covers with part frankings cut away and a card with two Type 3 triangular cachet initialled "PW", and five front with two showing Type 2 circular cachet; also incoming covers (2) and fronts (2), the covers with Type 1 and Type 2 cachetsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Antigua1884-87 CA 2½d. ultramarine with variety top left triangle detatched (R3/3), unmounted mint, a couple of faintly toned perfs not affecting fine appearance. S.G. 27b, £400. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Antigua1884-87 CA 4d. chestnut showing variety top left triangle detatched (R3/3), fresn and fine unused with large part original gum. S.G. 28a, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

AntiguaGreat Britain used in Antigua1847 1d. red, GK with practically complete "A02" barred oval cancellation; fine and scarce. S.G. Z1, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ascension1922 (2 Nov.) on St. Helena, ½d. to 1/- with 2d. showing variety line through "postage", all neatly cancelled on two Alfredo Lorenz envelopes registered to Trieste; fine and a rare pair. S.G. 1-3, 4a, 5, 6, 9Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1913-14 first watermark, ½d. to 10/- set of twenty-two including 1d. red complete Dies (6), 3d. olive both dies and shades (4) and 1/- blue green, fine used most with clear part Melbourne (cto) or Sydney circular datestamps. S.G. 1-14, £1,400+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1913-14 first watermark, £1 brown and ultramarine, centred to upper right, cancelled to order with part Melbourne datestamp; fine and fresh. S.G. 15, £2,500; BW 51A, $3,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1913-14 first watermark £2 black and rose, centred to top left, large part original gum; a few short perfs to top. Fresh colours. S.G. 15, £6,500; BW 55A, $12,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1914-36 KG V Head used selection on pages including 1914-20 ½d. to 5d. plus shades with a good range of 1d. red and dies, 1918-20 1d. red shades (22), 1918-23 ½d. to 1/4d. along with various shades, 1924 colours changed set, 1926-28 perf. 14 set to 1/4d., 1926-30 set to 1/4d. etc.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1914-20 single watermark 1d. salmon eosin showing brilliant "orange" fluorescence under UV lamp, centred to the right, fine used. Drury Certificate (2000). S.G. 21 group; BW 71S, $2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1914-20 single watermark 1d. rose-salmon eosin, centred to top, used by machine cancellation, fine and scarce. Drury Certificate (2007). S.G. 21 group; BW 71SA, $2,250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1915 second watermark, 2d. to 2/- set of seven, part original gum; the majority well centred, the 2d. and 1/- a fraction gum tones, the others fine and with fresh colours. S.G. 24-29, £1,470Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1915 second watermark, 5/- grey and yellow, variety inverted watermark, centred to the top; fine mint. S.G. 30w, £1,300; BW 43a, $2,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1915-27 third watermark, £1 bistre and bright blue, large part original gum, centred to lower right, fine. S.G. 44b, £3,250; BW 52, $4,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1915-27 third watermark, £2 purple-black and pale rose, centred to upper right and lightly cancelled; fine. S.G. 45b, £2,750; BW 56C, $4,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1918-23 single watermark 1/4d. deep turquoise, a well centred, a fine mint example of this rarity. RPSV Certificate (2003). S.G. 66b, £3,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1937-49 perf 13½x14, 3d. blue Die I block of four, fine unmounted mint. BW 191, $400; S.G. 168, £260Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1937-49 chalk-surfaced paper, £1 bluish slate block of eight (2x4) and singles (2, one defective) used with Kangaroo 2/- on large 1945 (15 May) parcel piece, all cancelled by Sydney c.d.s. A remarkable franking.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1947-52 1/3d. Hereford Bull, an irregular imperforate plate proof piece in brown-purple on pink unwatermarked paper, roughly torn from a sheet giving small to large part impressions of seven units. The only recorded example. BW 260PP(1), $3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1950-52 3½d. brown-purple horizontal pair, variety imperforate between, the left stamp with vertical crease, the right stamp with fault at foot, unmounted mint. A major rarity from the George VI reign. BW 253b, $22,500; S.G. 247a, £18,000. PhotoNote: Three examples are known which originally comprised a vertical block of six, the lower pair was damaged. The block is believed to have been a booklet pane, the omission of the perforations being caused by a paper fold.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms a...

(x) Australia1950 (Sept.) Centenary of Postage Stamps, 2½d. se-tenant die proof pair in maroon on white wove paper, mounted in sunken frame (99x86mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 278/279DP(1), $4000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1952-65 mint and used pre-decimal collection housed in four Oriel albums with slipcases, including blocks of four, first day covers, booklet panes, coils, State Officials etc. A fine lot and a sound basis upon which to expandSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1953-56 QE IssueDie Proofs3d. green on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (81x88mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 295DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueDie Proofs3½d. carmine-red on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (81x92mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 296DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1953-56 QE IssueDie Proofs6d. orange on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card (80x88mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 298DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1953-56 QE IssueIssued Stamps3d. green, two complete coil perf sheets (16x20; folded several times) showing plate numbers "1" and "-1-" at top and bottom centre, both with some minor tones, the former primarily in the selvedge, unmounted mint. BW 295z/za, 295zb/zc, $8000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1955-57 QE IssueDie Proofs7½d. violet on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card (89x127mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 321DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueDie Proofs1d. slate-purple on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card (83x89mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 347DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueDie Proofs2d. reddish brown on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (87x96mm.), fine. Nine were produced for presentation purposes. BW 348DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueDie Proofs4d. lake on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card (88x112mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 353DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueDie Proofs5d. deep blue, Type B, on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card (82x90mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 353DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueImperforate Plate Proofs2d. reddish brown imperforate on stamp paper with helecon coating and defaced by vertical pen line. The only known example. BW 349PP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueImperforate Plate Proofs5d. blue imperforate on stamp paper with helecon coating and defaced by vertical pen line, fine. The only known example. BW 355PP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-63 QE IssueIssued StampsThe mint study, all neatly mounted and written-up on exhibition pages, including publicity cards (5) and photos (2), items of note include 1d. Sheet A marginal block of twenty-four with upper left frame thinned (R1/7), Sheet B marginal blocks of sixteen (3) with recut shading lines adjoining upper half of left frame (L10/7), recut shading lines left of Queen's hair (R1/8) and recutting between "1" and "d" and below (R9/7), 2d. Sheet C top right corner block of fifteen showing colour spot below Queen's right eye at right (R2/4) and colour spot on bush o...

(x) Australia1959-64 Fauna IssueDie Proofs9d. Kangaroos in sepia on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (82x90mm.), fine. Nine were produced for publicity purposes. BW 360DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-64 Fauna IssueDie Proofs11d. Rabbit Bandicoot in deep blue on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (86x100mm.), fine. Ten were produced for publicity purposes. BW 361DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-64 Fauna IssueDie Proofs1/- Platypus in deep green on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (80x88mm.), fine. Nine were produced for publicity purposes. BW 363DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-64 Fauna IssueImperforate Plate Proof8d. Tiger Cat in red-brown on stamp paper with helecon coating and defaced by vertical pen line, some slight thinning not affecting fine appearance. The only recorded example. BW 359PP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-64 Flora IssueDie Proofs1/6d. Christmas Bells in carmine and yellow, 2/- Flannel Flowers in blue, 2/3d. Wattle in green and yellow, 2/5d. Banksia in brown and yellow and 3/- Waratah in rose-red, all on wove paper and mounted in sunken frame (93x111mm. largest). Nine or ten (2/5d.) were produced for publicity purposes. DP366(1)DP - 368DP(1), 371DP(1), 372DP(1), $10,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1959-64 Flora IssueImperforate Plate Proof2/- Flannel Flowers in blue on stamp paper with helecon coating and defaced by horizontal pen line, light diagonal crease not affecting fine appearance. The only known example. BW 367PP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1963-65 5d.Essay5d. perf 14.25 x imperf proof of photogravure coil stamp in brown and deep blue affixed to card (61x80mm.), fine. The only recorded example. BW 398E(1)A, $8000. PhotoNote: During 1964-65 the Note Printing Branch prepared essays for photogravure coil stamps which could be printed on reel-fed paper on the Chambon press in rolls of any desired length and therefor did not require the laborious joining of sheets of stamps to form coils. However, the Post Office eventually decided, due to pressure of work for the Chambon press, to delay the introduction of photogravure...

(x) Australia1963-65 5d.Die Proof5d. green on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (86x96mm.), slightly toned otherwise fine. Ten were produced for publicity purposes. BW 398DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Australia1963-65 5d.Issued Stamps - Booklet5d. red, two complete panes with ordinary, non-helecon ink in complete 5/- booklet (Edition G6), fine. Extremely rare, it is thought that approximately only six complete booklets have been recorded. BW B69E, $2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1953 (Feb.) Food 3d. and 3½d. se-tenant strips of three, (May) Coronation 3½d., 7½d. and 2/-, (Sept.) Young Farmers Club 3½d. and Tasmania Sesquicentenary 3½d. se-tenant pair and 2/-, 1954 (Feb.) Royal Visit 3½d., 7½d. and 2/-, 1955 (Aug.) YMCA 3½d. and (Sept.) Nursing 3½d., 1956 (Sept.) Responsible Government 3½d. and (Oct.) Olympic Games 4½d. and 7½d., 1958 (Jan.) Flight 2/-, (Feb.) War Memorial 5½d. se-tenant pair and (Sept.) Broken Hill 5d., 1962 (July) Stuart 5d., (Sept.) Women 5d. and (Oct.) Christmas 5d. and 1963 (Feb.) Roy...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1953 (Sept.) Young Farmer's Club 3½d. lower left corner block of four showing vignette misplaced 3-4mm. to right and just over the frame, hinged in selvedge only, fine. BW 303c, $2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1953 (Nov.) Tasmanian Stamp Centenary 3d. rose-red die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (85x95mm.), fine. Eight were produced for publicity purposes. BW 307DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1954 (Feb.) Royal Visit 3½d. carmine-red showing retouch to Duke's forehead State II (ShD 3/6), fine used on 1954 (25 Mar.) envelope from North Sydney to Wollongong. BW 308ja, $450+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1955 (May) Australian-American Friendship 3½d. bright violet-blue die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card (90x110mm.), fine. Nine were produced for publicity purposes. BW 325DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1955 (Sept.) Nursing 3½d. reddish violet block of four with margin at right, variety misplaced perforations, fine unmounted mint. BW 329bb, $500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1956 (Oct.) Olympic Games 1/- multicoloured imperforate plate proof affixed to thin card (80x73mm.), the odd minor tone spot which just affects the borders in two places. BW 334PP(2), $3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1956 (Oct.) Olympic Games 2/- multicoloured imperforate colour separation proofs in issued design but with inscription "1956 xvth olympiad melbourne" at top in white, three sets of four with differing shades of blue, comprising four colour separations and the completed design, each set affixed to strip of card, fine. BW 335E(1), $30,000. Photoprovenance:Courvoisier archive, April 2007Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1956 (Oct.) Olympic Games 2/- multicoloured imperforate colour separation proofs in issued design, two sets of four witrh differing shades of blue, comprising four colour separations and the completed design, all affixed to card, fine. BW 353PP(1)A-B, $20,000. Photoprovenance:Courvoisier archive, April 2007Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1956 (Oct.) Olympic Games 3½d. carmine-lake unissued booklet stamp, a right marginal strip of four with Plate No. "2", fresh and fine unmounted mint. An extremely rare positional piece. BW 332E(1)z, $50,000. PhotoNote: The unissued 3½d. booklet stamp did not exist in private hands until the Australia Post archival sales of 1987-88, when 40 examples were released. These comprise a block of 12 with plate number, four panes of 6 and foure singles. The block of 12 has since been divided.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition t...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1957 (Apr.) South Australia Government Centenary 4d. red-brown die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (85x100mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 336DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1957 (Aug.) Flying Doctor 7d. blue die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (110x93mm.), fine. Eight were produced for presentation purposes. BW 337DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1957 (Nov.) Christmas 3½d. red and 4d. purple die proofs on white wove paper, both mounted in sunken card frame (125x90mm. approx.), the 3½d. fine, the 4d. with small mark in bottom margin. Eight of both were produced for presentation purposes. BW 338DP(1) - 339DP(1), $5000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1958 (Aug.) Anniversary of First Trans-Tasman Flight 8d. blue die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (92x108mm.), fine. Nine were produced for presentation purposes. BW 343DP(1), $3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1958 (Sept.) 75th Anniversary of Broken Hill 4d.sepia die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (105x100mm.), fine. Nine were produced for presentation purposes. BW 344DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesCommemorativesPre-decimal 1958 (Nov.) Christmas 3½d. red and 4½d. reddish violet die proofs on white wove paper, both mounted in sunken card frames (92x105mm.), fine. Nine of both were produced for presentation purposes. BW 345DP(1) - 346DP(1), $5000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1959 (Apr.) Queensland Self-Government Centenary 4d. green and violet (handpainted) die proof on white wove paper mounted in non-contemporary sunken card frame ((80-98mm.), fine. Nine were produced for presentation purposes. BW 375DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1959 (Nov.) Christmas 5d. reddish violet die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (95x90mm.), fine. BW 376DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1960 (Sept.) Centenary of Northern Territory Exploration 5d. magenta die proof on white wove paper mouinted in sunken card frame (92x93mm.), fine. Eleven were produced for presentation purposes. BW 378DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1960 (Oct.) 100th Melbourne Cup 5d. sepia die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (93x96mm.), fine. Eleven were produced for presentation purposes. BW 379DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1960 (Nov.) Queensland Stamp Centenary 5d. deep green die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (88x95mm.), fine. Eleven were produced for presentation purposes. BW 380DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1960 (Nov.) Christmas 5d. carmine-lake die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (95x96mm.), fine. Eleven were produced for presentation purposes. BW 381DP(1), $2500. Photo`Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1961 (June) Colombo Plan 1/- red-brown die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (90x110mm.), fine. Ten were produced for publicity purposes. BW 382DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1961 (Sept.) Dame Nellie Melba 5d. deep blue die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (90x102mm.), fine. Ten were produced for presentation purposes. BW 384DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1962 (Sept.) Australian Inland Mission Anniversary 1/-, 1963 (May) Red Cross 5d., 1963 (Dec.) Cable 2/3d. and 1964-65 Birds 6d. presentation stamps each mounted in a sunken frame, the last with a few tone spots, the others fine. Nine (6d.) or ten of each were produced for presentation purposes. BW 387x, 395x, 411x, 412x, $3000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1963 (May) First Crossing of Blue Mountains Anniversary 5d. blue die proof on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frame (103x98mm.), fine. Ten were produced for presentation purposes. BW 396DP(1), $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1964 Anniversary of First Air Mail 5d. sage-green and 2/3d. red die proofs on white wove paper mounted in sunken card frames (95x82mm. approx.), fine. Nine of both were produced for presentation purposes. BW 423DP(1) - 424DP(1), $5000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1964 (Oct.) Christmas 5d. multicoloured, a left marginal vertical strip of three, the centre stamp with red partly omitted, the top stamp with blue mark on reverse, otherwise fine unmounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1968). BW 425cb, $3000. Photoprovenance:Mrs. J. Nette, August 1971Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesPre-decimal Commemoratives1965 (May) Churchill 5d. vertical strip of five with margis at ends, the bottom stamp with pale grey (facial shading) omitted, fine unmounted mint. Rare. S.G. 377a, £5500+; BW 430cb, $15,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1966-73 QE 4c. red, helecon in ink, a block of twenty being the lower two rows from Sheet D, showing large part Plate No. 20, the first vertical row with brown line on reverse and lightly folded between fourth and fifth rows, otherwise fine unmounted mint. Rare, one of two examples recorded. BW 439(i)z, $2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1966-73 QE 5c. blue lower left corner block of six (3x2), variety the left block of four imperforate, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 386cb, £6000; BW 444bb, $8000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1966-73 QE 5c. blue block of twenty (10x2) with margins at sides, the right block of eighteen with perforations double, fine unmounted mint. BW 444bc, $1350+. PhotoNote: It is apparent that a quantity of sheets were produced with the imperforate error at left. Most of these were discovered and some at least were "corrected" by the unusual procedure of passing the sheets through the perforating machine a second time. This corrected the imperforate error but resulted in the rest of the sheet being doubly perforated.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1966-73 QE 7c. purple, two used examples showing weak left frame opposite "ust" of "australia" states I and II, and two used examples showing recut shading across top of stamp, fine. The last very rare. BW 447(I)d/da and 447(I)i/ia, $2790. Photo for lastSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1966 (Oct.) Christmas 4c., a horizontal strip of five with margins at ends, the fifth stamp with olive-green omitted and the fourth stamp with olive-green partly omitted, sheet No. 073067 in gutter margin at left, fine unmounted mint. BW 471ca, $12,500; S.G. 407a, £3750. PhotoNote: It is suggested that there was one right pane partially affected to varying degrees. It is thought that olive-green omitted comprises only two or three stamps, probably 8/5, 9/5 and 10/5. Variety one olive-green omitted, one partly omitted occurs on all of column...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Mar.) World Weather Watch 20c., a bottom marginal pair with interpanneau margin at right, the right-hand stamp with red large part omitted, unmounted mint; some light creasing in interpanneau margin. BW 481cc, $3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Oct.) Building Societies Congress 5c., a preliminary pencil sketch by Erica McGilchrist in an unadopted design, executed on thin paper (165x228mm.), fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) Famous Australians, 5c. Edgeworth David engraved die proof in black on pale green paper backed on thin card (55x71mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) Famous Australians, 5c. Edgeworth David engraved die proof in black on pale yellow-green paper and affixed to thin card (53x53mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) Famous Australians, 5c. Edgeworth David engraved die proof in black on blue tinted glazed card (87x90mm.), a little truncated at top, fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) Famous Australians, 5c. Edgeworth David engraved die proof in black on white, inset on thick non-contemporary card (78x94mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse 5c., an engraved die proof in black on white paper backed on thin card (37x48mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse 5c., an engraved die proof in black on white paper backed on thin card (37x48mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse 5c., an engraved die proof in black on pale buff paper backed on thin card (37x38mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1968 (Nov.) 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse 5c., an engraved die proof in black on pale buff, inset on thick non-contemporary card (100x95mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1969 (Oct.) Christmas 5c. marginal vertical strip of five, the top stamp with yellow omitted and the second and third with partial omissions, some purple marks on reverse of the top margin and unfortunately on the reverse of a perf at top of the variety, none of which affects the fine appearance, unmounted mint. BW 507cd, $2,500; S.G. 444b, £1800+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1969 (Oct.) Prime Ministers, Deakin 5c. engraved die proof in black on bluish surfaced card (70x77mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1969 (Oct.) Prime Ministers, Reid 5c. engraved die proof in black on white surfaced card (39x50mm.), small stain towards upper right otherwise fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1970 (Apr.) Cook Bicentenary, 5c. Cook with black ("Australia" and "5c" at top, "Cook Bicentenary" at foot) omitted, tied by "mt barker/west aust" c.d.s. on 1970 (28 May) commercial envelope to Fremantle, fine. The only known example on cover. RPSV Certificate (2017). BW 522c, $12,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1970 (Nov.) Famous Australians 6c. Gordon engraved die proof in black on white, inset on thick non-contemporary card (95x100mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1971 (Sept.) Aboriginal Art 25c., a strip of five being the top row of a sheet, the first two with black (face value and "Australia") omitted, the others showing minor partial omission, fine unmounted mint. BW 565ca, $4000; S.G. 495a, £2600+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1971 (Sept.) Aboriginal Art 35c., an interpanneau vertical strip of three, the lower stamp in the upper pane with black (face value and "Australia") omitted, horizontal crease in interpanneau margin, fine unmounted mint and a block of four with margin at foot, the lower row with black (face value and "Australia") omitted with the row above showing minor partial omission, some light staining on reverse not affecting appearance, unmounted mint; also a vertical strip of five with sheet number (04518?) in margin at foot, the two bottom stamps wit...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1971 (Oct.) Christmas 7c. block of four, variety imperforate vertically between and partly between at left, the upper left stamp with small stain on reverse, unmounted mint. The only recorded block. BW 573-574/576-577. PhotoNote: Blind perforations are apparent.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1972 (Mar.) Famous Australians 6c. Hughes (unissued) engraved die proof in black on blue tinted card (80x82mm.), fine. PhotoNote: Originally intended as 6c. stamps, the issue was postponed following the postal rate increase of 12 October 1971 pending production of 7c. dies.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1972 (Mar.) Famous Australians 6c. Hughes (unissued) engraved die proof in black on yellow surfaced card (88x86mm.), a few small stains. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1972 (Aug.)-73 Rehabilitation of the Disabled 12c. vertical pair, the lower stamp showing green partly omitted, the upper stamp with small stain in top left corner, unmounted mint RPSV Certificate (2011). BW 595cc, $2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1972 (Aug.)-73 Rehabilitation of the Disabled 12c., a vertical pair with interpanneau margin at top, the upper stamp with green partly omitted ("Australia 12c"), fine unmounted mint. Unlisted in BW. PhotoNote: A portion of at least two sheets are known which shows "Australia 12c" at top missing, but "Rehabilitation" at foot intact.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1972 (Nov.)-74 Pioneer Life 15c. on Wiggins Teape paper, a top right corner strip of five, the corner stamp with black (face value and inscription) omitted, the adjacent stamp with it partially omitted, the variety with minor wrinkle otherwise fine unmounted mint. BW 610ca, $5000; S.G. 525a, £2250+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1973 (May) Famous Australians Gilmore 7c. engraved die proof in black on bluish tinted surfaced card (78x82mm.), fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1973 (Oct.) Christmas 7c. vertical strip of four, the centre two stamps with black partly omitted, the second stamp with light diagonal crease not affecting appearance, unmounted mint. BW 650ca, $1750 for a strip of five. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1975 (Jan.) Environmental Dangers 10c., a marginal block of twenty (4x5) being the last four rows of the sheet, the top right corner vertical pair imperforate and partly imperforate between stamp and margin at right due to paper fold, fine unmounted mint. Unlisted in Brusden WhiteSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1975 (Aug.) Wild Flowers 45c., two lower right corner blocks of fifteen (3x5) from sheets 1 and 2 plus a bottom marginal block of eight (2x4) from the left half of sheet 1 or 2, all with the seventh and eighth rows showing partial yellow-green (twigs) omitted in varying degrees, a lower left corner vertical strip of five from sheet 3 with eighth row showing yellow-green omitted and the ninth showing partial omission, fine unmounted mint.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please v...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1976 (Aug.) Australia Scenes 35c. block of four with margin at left, variety deep blue omitted, fine unmounted mint. A rare multiple. BW 749c, $16,000; S.G. 629a, £6400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1977 (Feb.) Silver Jubilee, 18c. top marginal interpanneau block of eight (4x2; vertical crease in gutter)), top left corner block of six (3x2; no gum) and a pair (creased), all imperforate, and 45c. imperforate plate proof strip of four (two light marks on face). BW 765b, 766PP(1), $2600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators imperforate plate proofs comprising Kingsford Smith top left corner block of four and a vertical pair of cyan plate with magenta background, and a left marginal vertical strip of three and a vertical pair of magenta and cyan plates, all on gummed stamp paper, some small faults. BW 792PP(1), 792PP(2), $3300Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IsuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators 18c. Hawker top right corner block of ten (2x5), the top pair imperforate, fine unmounted mint. BW 790b, $3000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators 18c. Hinkler, an imperforate block of four, fine unmounted mint. BW 791b, $1200; S.G. 659a, £1200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators 18c. Hinkler, a marginal block of ten (5x2) from the top of the sheet, variety imperforate between stamps and margin at top, fine unmounted mint. A very rare multiple, only two sheets exist. BW 791bb, $7500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators 18c. Hinkler, a top right corner block of four, variety imperforate between stamps and margin at top, fine unmounted mint. BW 791bb, $3000Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Apr.) Australian Aviators 18c. Ulm, a complete vertical strip of twenty (folded) from the left of the sheet, the top left stamp imperforate, fine unmounted mint. Rare, it has been reported that five sheets (25 stamps) were issued, only two vertical strips have so far been seen. BW 793b, $2500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978-80 Birds 20c. Little Grebe top marginal vertical strip of six, the top stamp with black (face value, "Australia" and inscription) omitted, the second with partial omission at top, fine unmounted mint. BW 805cg, $2000 for strip of ten. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1978 (Sept.) National Stamp Week 20c., an imperforate chemical proof on plastic in red, green, pale green and dark blue, a marginal block of fifteen (3x5), being the last three vertical rows with colour dots, from the original pane of fifty, fine. Rare. Also a photographic proof marked "Black colour sample" affixed in large printer's folder along with 1928 3d. sheetlet marked "70% B/Ground" and "Do not D/E any of stamp". BW 823PP(1), $7500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information...

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1979 (Apr.) National Parks 20c. (Girraween and Mount Field se-tenant) top right corner block of eight (4x2), the right-hand block of four imperforate except at left, fine unmounted mint. BW 843b, $2500; S.G. 713ab, £1800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1979 (Apr.) National Parks 20c. (Girraween and Mount Field se-tenant) lower right corner block of eight (4x2), the right-hand block of four imperforate except at left, fine unmounted mint. BW 843b, $2500; S.G. 713ab, £1800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1980 (Sept.) National Stamp Week 66c. miniature sheet, variety completely imperforate, fine unmounted mint. Very rare, only five sheets are known, another ten are known with "blind" perfs. BW 879b, $7500; S.G. MS757a, £3000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1981 (Sept.) Disabled Persons 24c., a marginal block of ten (2x5) being the first two columns of the sheet, variety imperforate, some very minor gum wrinkles, unmounted mint. BW 916varSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1984 (Apr.) Queen's Birthday 30c., an interpanneau block of ten (5x2) with margins at ends, the fifth column with dull mauve (background) omitted with the fourth column showing partial omission on the right side, small light mark between the top right pair, unmounted mint. BW 1029ca, $5000; S.G. 910a, £3200+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1992-94 Threatened Species, $4.50 booklets (3), one with booklet pane showing all printing omitted (except helecon bands, the other two (third and fourth reprints) with imperforate booklet panes, fine. BW 1564(i)ca, 1566(2)b, 1566(3)b; $4200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(†) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1984 75c. Clipper Ship, a printer's proof block of fifty (5x10) being a quarter sheet, printed at 43% size of final design and with full size perforating comb applied sideways. Spectacular. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on both Hammer Price and Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaQueen Elizabeth II IssuesDecimal Issues1994-97 Kangaroos and Koalas 45c. imperforate se-tenant strip of six and an imperforate se-tenant strip of six as issued but without surplus marginal paper surrounding stamps removed, both with 4 Koalas reprint indicators on reverse; roll stamps trial printing uncut block on backing paper inscribed "leigh-mardon";and 1994-2000 counter-printed stamps, two se-tenant strips of six with denomination and literal omitted and guillotining also omitted, and a another se-tenant strip of six with denomination and literal misplaced caused by additional...

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1913 large "OS" 10/- grey and pink, fairly well centred; part original gum. S.G. O13, £6,000; BW 47ba, $10,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1914 small "OS", first watermark ½d. to 1/- set of thirteen mint, including 1d. complete Dies and 4d. orange-yellow; also 5/- forgery. S.G. O16-O25, £3,497Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915 second watermark 2d. to 5/- set of six, each cancelled with part circular datestamp, fine. S.G. O31-O37, £650+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915 second watermark 5/- grey and yellow, well centred, part original gum; a couple of short perfs, nevertheless fine and scarce. S.G. O37, £2,000; BW 43b $3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915-28 third watermark 2d. to 5/- set of sixteen including 2d., 3d., 6d., 9d. and 1/- all Die IIB and 1923-24 6d. and 2/-, all part original gum. S.G. O43-O50 and O76-O77, £2,380Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915-28 third watermark 2d. to 10/- set of sixteen with Dies and shades including 3d. Die II and 2/- red-brown aniline, also 1923-24 6d. and 2/-, 1929-30 set to 5/- and 1932 6d. "os" overprints (both), a fine used selection. S.G. cat. £1,360+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915-28 third watermark 2/- red-brown aniline, centred to left, lightly mounted mint. S.G. O49b, £2,250; BW 37Fba, $19,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1915-28 third watermark £1 chocolate and dull blue, centred slightly to top, fine and lightly cancelled. Scarce. S.G. O52, £6,000; BW 52b $9,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1916-20 single watermark 1d. rosine Die II, centred to lower right, large part original gum. S.G. O54f, £800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaOfficial Stamps1929-30 small multiple wmk. 6d. to 5/- set of five and 1932 "os" overprints (both), majority lightly mounted mint, some unmounted; 5/- with slight gum bend. S.G. O114-O118, O127, O133, £1,292Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1902 perf 11 1d. emerald green, centred to top, fine used. S.G. D12, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909-1960 used collection on pre-printed pages, including 1909-10 set of eleven, 1913-23 set of eight plus shades, 1922-30 set of eight, 1931-36 set of seven, 1938-39 set of seven, 1946-57 set of ten, 1953-60 2/- carmine and deep green and 1958-60 set of ten plus Dies; an attractive and useful assembly. S.G. £4,500+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 2/- dull green, large part original gum, fine. S.G. D60, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1909 perf 11 10/- dull green, large part original gum, fine. S.G. D61, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) AustraliaPostage Due Stamps1921 perf 14 £1 scarlet and deep pale yellow-green, used; fine and scarce. S.G. D87, £2,750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bahamas1859-60 1d. imperforate plate proof block of four in black on card with mostly large margins, the lower pair with light horizontal crease not affecting fine appearance. A scarce multiple. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1880 (16 Mar.) envelope to New York, bearing 1876 CC perf 14 4d. bright rose cancelled "A05", showing New York "due/3/u.s. currency" d.s. (22.3) with U.S. Postage Due 3c. affixed alongside and, on reverse, despatch and arrival datestamps. A neat and attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bahamas1942 Landfall of Columbus 2/- brownish black and steel-blue complete sheet of sixty (folded vertically at centre) with sheet number "235", fresh unmounted mint and 3/- slate-purple and myrtle-green complete sheet of sixty (folded vertically at centre) with sheet number "356", fresh and fine unmounted mint; pencil notations at upper and lower right corners. fine and scarce multiples. S.G. 172b, 173Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BahamasGreat Britain used in Bahamas1857 2d. blue Plate 7: RH, 1856 6d. lilac, each with good to fine strikes of the "A05" barred oval cancellation; the 2d. a little stained at top, 6d. creased; scarce. S.G. Z2, 4, £1,975. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1852-55 (1d.) blue block of ten (5x2) with margin at left, fresh and fine unused with large part original gum (lower row unmounted). S.G. 3, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Barbados1871-1906 mostly unused selection (23) on stockcard, comprising 1871 rough perf. 14 to 16 (1d.) (pair), 6d. (B.P.A. Certificate 1950), 1873 5/- (used), 1897 Diamond Jubilee set (2), 1906 Annexation 1d. overprinted "specimen", mostly part original gum, some faultsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BasutolandStates usages to 1970s large and extensive collection of postmarks on a vartiety of loose stamps with many on pieces, c.780 items from a variety of Offices including numerals, single and double-ring datestamps, a few Interprovincials and multiples. Also 1933 mint setSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Basutoland1880 (25 Mar.) envelope (no flap) from Mafeteng to Port Alfred bearing 4d. twice cancelled "156" and with despatch datestamp on reverse, 1886 letter from Mesuru on Post Office stationery, 1899 letter card back with part strike of the rare Mafeteng skeleton datestamp, 1901 Boer War envelope and fronts (11, one registered) from Leribe, Mafeteng or Mohaleshoek, 1914-57 covers (3) and a front with Postage Due 2d. pair cancelled at Morija, and 1938, 1950 (3) and 1959 first flightsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandStellaland1d. (5), 3d. (10), 4d. (7), 6d. (6) and 1/- (2) unused, 1d. with manuscript "F H 20/5/85"), 4d. with small part post cancellation and, 3d. and 1/- forgeries, and Revenues (25) with values to £1, some unused, and some with monogram; condition mixed with viewing recommendedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bechuanaland1884-1961 comprehensive unused collection highlights include the five basic issues of Stellaland, 1885 overprints on 1/-, 1888 values to £1 (£1 stained), 1888 Protectorate overprints to 2/6d. and all 20th century sets complete including 1961 QEII surcharges, the key 1r. of 10/- with Sismondo certificate (2007). S.G. £7,000+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bechuanaland1885-1902 unused/mint and used selection, including 1885-87 set less 6d., 1888 4d. and 1/- to 10/-, 1888 4d. on 4d. and 6d. on 6d., Protectorate values to 6d.; the used with 1885-87 set, 1888 4d. on 4d. (3), etc. also a range of later issues mint and 1920 B.W. 5/- used; mixed condition with viewing recommendedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1888-1935 range of covers (30) and fronts (10) from a variety of Offices with the covers from Gaberones, Gaberones Station, Geluk, Kanye, Lobatsi, Lobatsi, Mafeking (7), Maribogo (2), Molepolole (1921 with "674" numeral on face and Gaberones "1145" numeral on reverse), Morokwen (2), Palachwe, Khamas Town (1891 and 1896), Palapye, Palapye Station, Palla (2), Serowe, Setlagoli, Taungs (2, one 1891), Tsessebe (1935) and Vryburg (2); condition mixed in places though an interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms...

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1892 (27 Dec.) envelope to Port Elizabeth bearing 1891 1d. pair tied by "taungs station" c.d.s. with further strike alongside; Vryburg, Midland Down and arrival backstamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1893 (10 Oct.) envelope to Mafeking bearing 1897-1902 2d. grey-green and carmine tied by barred cancellation with "setlagoli/bechuanaland" c.d.s. alongside with arrival datestamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1893 (11 Nov.) envelope to Germany bearing 1d. lilac and 2d. grey-green and carmine (2) cancelled "638" with "mafeking/bechuanaland" c.d.s. below; Vryburg, Cape Town, London and arrival datestamps on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1896 (11 May) Cape of Good Hope registered envelope (size G) to Germany uprated with 1892 2½d. sage-green (3) tied by "mafeking/bechuanaland" c.d.s.; arrival datestamp on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1897 (22 Aug.) envelope to Scotland, bearing 1897-1902 1d. lilac strip of five and an additional 1d. to make up the 6d. rate, cancelled "390" and with superb "mochuli" c.d.s. (instead of Mochudi, used 1895-97); Mafeking and arrival datestamps on reverse. An exhibition quality example of this misspelling. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1899 (17 May) Cape of Good Hope 1d. pink postal stationery envelope to Magagong, cancelled by "taungs/bechuanaland" c.d.s. and showing Phokwani Siding C.G.H. on reverse. Holmes does not record any cancellations from Phokwani, which is within Bechuanaland just south of Taungs; a rare postmark. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1899 (19 July) 4d. registered envelope to New York, uprated with Cape of Good Hope 1d. (3) tied by numeral "172" with "taungs station" c.d.s. below; Cape Town and New York backstampsSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1899 (4 Aug.) envelope from Macloutsi to England and redirected, bearing 1897-1902 1d. lilac (4) tied by "macloutsi" c.d.s., fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1900 (16 June) envelope from Taungs to Port Elizabeth, bearing Cape 1893 1d. with clear manuscript "Taungs 18/6/00" cancellation, arrival c.d.s. (21.6) on reverse. Rare and most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1908 (17 Feb.) postcard to Stutterheim and sent by the Mier Camel Post, bearing Cape of Good Hope ½d. tied by "mier/b.b." c.d.s. Scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1910 (4 Apr.) 4d. registered envelope (size G), uprated with 1905 1d. scarlet vertical pair, to Kimberley and tied by "mahalapye siding" c.d.s. and showing registration handstamp in blue at left, fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1915 (8 Apr.) large part Union label for bullion sent by The Tati Company Ltd. to Bulawayo, bearing 1888 10/- in combination with 1913-24 2d. and 1/- each neatly cancelled by Francistown c.d.s.; fine and rare with this 10/- value. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1920 (2 Mar) 5½d. duty on 2d.+2d. green on cream registered envelope (size F) to England, bearing additional ½d. green tied by "francistown" c.d.s., violet boxed registration handstamp at left. H&G 14, scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BechuanalandCovers and Cancellations1929 (2 Mar.) 2d.+ 3d. Registered envelope (size F) addressed to Capetown overprinted duty 5½d., cancelled by Lobatsi c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Belgian CongoSmall selection of unused Independent State of Congo and Belgian Congo postcards including thirteen c.1910-1930 Waterlow & Sons Belgian Congo postcards, six of which being Independent State cards overprinted "congo belge", others printed by Belgian Congo including 1f. 20c. postcard printed in green. Included with one 1935 card to Belgium sent via airmail bearing 1920 1f., 2f. and 1931-37 75c., and one 1929 registered airmail cover to Belgium.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1850 mourning envelope to Southampton (part flap missing) showing smudged "st. georges-bermuda/paid" d.s. (PD3) in red, and 1854 envelope from St. George's to Hamilton with faint but well struck PD3 in red. A nice pair of rare paid markings ex Swain. Also 1851 (15 Oct.) entire letter from John Parr in St. George's to William Astwood in Southampton showing faded "st. georges-bermuda" (D4) in red, in good clean condition ex Swain. Astwood writes a response to Parr's letter which must have been hand carried back to Parr and c.1700s early part letter signed "John Tucker", an early set...

Bermuda1865-1903 1d. rose-red (just cut-into at left) and 3d. orange horizontal pair imperforate plate proofs on surfaced unwatermarked paper, both marginal and overprinted "cancelled " (D7); fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1865-1903 6d. dull mauve imperforate plate proof on CC watermarked paper, good to large margins all round, pert original gum, fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1865-1903 1/- green imperforate plate proof on CC watermarked paper, good to large margins all round, without gum, fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1870 (16 July) ALS signed "Richard James Spencer" to A. H. Hime, R. E. bearing interesting 1d. red cinderella label on blue paper reading "success to the fishery/one-penny". Contents refer to the lending of money.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1870 envelope (missing flap and small tear) to Henry Moore in Scotland via New York bearing 1865-1903 1d. and 6d. and 1878 entire to London bearing 1865-1903 6d. and 1/- with London Paid c.d.s. in red, address over-written in red ink, but good conditionSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1873 envelopes (2) to London, the first "via Halifax" bearing 1865-1903 6d. (2) with good London Paid c.d.s in red, good condition with some tone spots, the second "via New York" bearing 1865-1903 6d. and 1d. with faint oval Bermuda despatch and London Paid c.d.s., good condition. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1902-03 Dock 1d. imperforate colour trial in azure and ultramarine with margins at top and at foot from the small trial sheet of six on CA watermarked paper, pencil endorsement at top; fine and rare. Photoprovenance:Sir Henry Tucker, October 1978Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1906 Dock 1d. brown and carmine, variety watermark inverted, unused with traces of gum. Scarce. S.G. 37w, £700. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue2/- purple and bright blue on pale blue, marginal, HPF36A nick in top right scroll and 1924-32 2/6d. black and carmine-red on deep grey-blue with the same variety, fine mint. S.G. 88c, 89i var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue2/- purple and blue on pale blue, HPF24 broken crown and scroll, mint, two light fox marks on reverse and a light corner bend, and 1924-32 2/- purple and bright blue on pale blue with the same variety, fresh mint, centred to right. S.G. 51bb, 88b, £475Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue2/6d. black and red on blue lower right corner block of four with plate number, HPF60A small colourless dot in the King's hair and nape of neck and 1924-32 2/- purple and bright blue on pale blue similar block with HPF60A and additionally HPF60D tiny break in the left outline of sixth outer leaf below lower left scroll, fresh mint with the stamp unmounted. S.G. 52, var., 88, var.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue2/6d. black and red on blue, marginal, HPF36Aii early state of nick in scroll, lightly mounted mint; tear in margin, otherwise fine. S.G. 52 var. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue4/- black and carmine, marginal with plate number, HPF12B break near upper right scroll in inner line, unmounted mint, small tone on one perf. at upper left, and a further marginal example, HPF24A and B broken crown and scroll, unmounted mint, light diagonal gum bend. S.G. 52ba var., 52bb, £600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue5/- green and carmine-red on pale yellow, HPF 24A and B broken crown and scroll, fresh lightly mounted mint; fine. S.G. 53db, £375. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue10/- and £1, and 1924-32 Script 12/6d., fine mint. S.G. 54, 55, 93, £710Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue£1 purple and black on red, HPF45A break in line below left scroll, fresh lightly mounted mint. S.G. 55e, £1,600. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1921 Tercentenary set each overprinted "specimen" (D12), large part original gum or unmounted mint, fresh and very fine. S.G. 68s-76s, £350Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue2/- purple and blue on grey-blue upper right example with plate number and 2/6d. black and carmine-red on deep grey-blue, both HPF12A and B break in scroll, the first unmounted mint, the second with light datestamp; fine. S.G. 88ga, 89iaSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue2/- purple and blue on grey-blue, marginal, and 2/6d. black and carmine on pale blue, both HPF 24A and B broken crown and scroll, the 2/- unmounted mint, the 2/6d. (one short perf.) lightly mounted mint. S.G. 88gb, 89b, £600Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue2/- purple and blue on grey-blue, HPF9 break through scroll, neat part Hamilton datestamp; a couple of short perfs. at foot, otherwise fine. S.G. 88gd, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue2/6d. black and red on blue to deep blue, HPF24A and B broken crown and scroll, exceptionally lightly mounted mint. S.G. 89gb, £350. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue2/6d. black and scarlet-vermilion on deep blue, HPF54A State II damaged leaf at bottom right, very lightly mounted mint. S.G. 89jf, £550. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1918-22 MCA Issue10/- green and red on pale emerald, HPF54A State II damaged leaf at bottom right, fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. 92f, £800, PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue12/6d. grey and orange, HPF52A, B, C, break in upper line by crown, several colourless areas behind King's ear and break in shading line on King's cheek, and an unlisted flaw break in tail of lower right scroll, fine mint. S.G. 93 var., £250+. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue12/6d. grey and orange (May 1935 printing), a lower right corner example with plate number, variety gash in fruit and leaf, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 93g, £800. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue12/6d. grey and orange, HPF24A and B broken crown and scroll, mint with toned gum, fine appearance. S.G. 93b, £750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1924-32 Script Watermark Issue12/6d. grey and orange, HPF9 break through scroll, lightly mounted mint; one short perf. at foot. S,G 93d, £900. Photoprovenance:"Foxley"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 Issue2/- deep purple and ultramarine on deep blue (unmounted), 2/6d. black and red on grey-blue, 5/- green and red on yellow, 10/- green and deep lake on pale emerald and line perf 14¼ 2/6d. black and red on grey-blue (centred to upper left), fine mint. Cat. £1380Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 Issue5/- dull yellow-green and red on yellow, perf 14¼ line, a top left corner block of four, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 118b, £1200. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 Issue12/6d. grey and pale orange March 1943 printing on ordinary paper, HPF60 broken lower right scroll, fresh mint. Fine and rare with only 91 sheet printed. S.G. 120ce, £2,250. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Bermuda1938-53 Issue£1 pale purple and black on pale red, HPF60 broken lower right scroll, fresh lightly mounted mint. Fine and rare. S.G. 121be, £2,000. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Bermuda1953-62 full set of 18 from ½d. to £1 in full sheets of 60 including one duplicate sheet of the 4d., 4½d., 6d., 8d., 9d., 1/- and 2/- with two duplicate sheets and blocks of 45 and 20 of the 1/3d. Very few split perfs and £1 particularly fine. Set in sheets cat. £7,800 + £3,173 in duplicates.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BermudaPostal Fiscal1937 (1 Feb.) 12/6d. grey and orange, HPF14ii inward curve in the outline of the upper right scroll, neatly cancelled and tied on piece by St. George's 16 Jan. 1952 datestamp. Scarce. S.G. F1, £1,500 if used in correct period. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BermudaPostal Stationery1891 2d. registered envelope handpainted essay in ultramarine, grey and Chinese white on tracing paper (58x69mm.) marked "12 nov. 81"; small crease at upper right, otherwise very fine. Unique. Photoprovenance:George Ulrich, June 1989Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

BermudaPostal Stationery1893 Provisional postcard bearing 1880 ½d. and 1883-1904 1d. sharing "One/Penny." surcharge, fine unused; rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Columbia and Vancouver IslandBritish Columbia and Vancouver Island 1860 2½d. cancelled "13", Vancouver Island 1865 perf. 14 5c. cancelled "35", and British Columbia 1868-71 perf. 14 2c. with part Post Office oval handstamp, 5c. cancelled "35" in blue and 25c. (two short perfs.), sound. Cat. £860Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Columbia and Vancouver IslandBritish Columbia and Vancouver Island 1860 2½d. (two shades), Vancouver Island 1865 perf. 14 5c. and 10c., and British Columbia 1865-67 3d. (two shades) and 1868-71 perf. 14 25c. and 50c., unused or with part original gum, generally good to fine. Cat. £2,580Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Guiana1856 (Jan.) 4c. black on magenta with "E.T.E.D." initials (E.T.E. Dalton), cut square with good even margins, excellent colour and impression, cancelled by large part Demerara double-arc d.s. for 1 August 1856, minor thin spots nevertheless still a fine example of this classic rarity. B.P.A. Certificate (2008). S.G. 24, £25,000. PhotoNote: The "E.T.E.D." initials have been recorded only on stamps used 1-5 July and 1 August.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Guiana1856 (Aug.) 4c. black on deep blue (paper coloured through) initialled "E.D.W.", very fine and clear impression, corners clipped and inscription cut-into at right, typical small faults (traces of thinning and creasing, 2mm. tear at right) nevertheless a very presentable example of one of the great classic rarities of the British Empire. One of nine examples recorded by Holmes (one is in the Royal Collection), all used and mostly defective. R.P.S. Certificate (1950). S.G. 27, £225,000. Photoprovenance:R.B. Yardley, September 1944Lars AmundsenSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium....

British Guiana1881 "2" on Official 12c. pale violet, variety surcharge double with the surcharge at centre type 24 and the other at foot type 23, unused with large part original gum, minor discolouration at top right though still fine and very rare. B.P.A. Certificate (1994). S.G. 155c, £6000. Photoprovenance:TownsendSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British GuianaGreat Britain used in British Guiana1857 1d. (2) on piece, another piece bearing 1d. (2) and 4d., 6d. off piece, all with "A03" barred oval cancellations of Demerara, some faults. S.G. Z1-Z3Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Levant1915 (21 July) 2d. black G size registered envelope with square flap, uprated with 2½d., from Smyrna to U.S.A., sealed with superb "f" monogram red wax seal and showing "r" in oval handstamp and U.S. registration number in red, arrival datestamp (20.8) on reverse. Scarce. H&G 11aSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) British Levant1922 (17 July) 7½p. on 5d. orange F size registered envelope with Mc.Corquodale & Co. Ltd. imprint and "m.p." vertical coding initials at foot uprated with 7½p.on 5d., from Constantinople to London, cancelled with double-ring datestamp with arrival hooded datestamp (23.7) at foot, further fine despatch datestamp on reverse. Scarce. H&G C20. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

British Occupation of Italian ColoniesA mint and used selection in a stockbook, the mint with M.E.F. 1943-47 2/6d. and 10/- blocks of four, Eritrea 1948-49 2s50c. on 2/6d. with variety misplaced stop and 1951 set; also two coversSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaA collection on leaves including India used in Burma (25) with values to 15r. cancelled in various Offices, 1937 selection of values to 1r., 5r. and 10r. mint, a range of Peacock overprints (76) including Henzada KGVI Postage 1a. and 4a. pair both the "pin" flaw, Type 6 blocks of four (6) and a range of forgeries with Myaungmya 1r. and 2r. pairs and Pyapon 1a. and 1a. block of four, 1943 Farmer and (Oct.) sets unused/mint, 1945 Mily Admin 1r. to 10r. in blocks of four used, 1947 Interim Government set used and Official 1939 set (2, one a little toned) mint; generally good to fineSubj...

(x) BurmaA Q.V.-KGVI selection of covers/cards (18, 13 Q.V., largely stationery) from various offices, comprising Akyab (2, one sent just after the war to Rangoon and one incoming airmail from U.K.), Maymyo, Moulmein (2), Prome, Rangoon, (10, two with "r-1" duplex, 1895 and 1903 to U.S.A., 1903 uprated card to Rotterdam and 1915 censored from Rangoon Secretariat), Shwegyin and Toungnoo;mixed condition though an interesting groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1856 (30 Mar.) entire from Akyab to London, bearing 1854 1a. Die I (just clear at top to large margins) and 1855 8a. on blued paper, both tied by "B/5" obliterator, showing framed "india paid" (additionally tying the 1a.), arrival Paid c.d.s. (14.5) and, on reverse, clear "akyab/p.o." double-ring d.s. with Dacca and Calcutta transit datestamps, all in red; some light discolouration around adhesives, the 1a. crossed by pressed horizontal filing crease and small piece missing from reverse, nevertheless a very rare mixed-issue franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition...

(x) Burma1859 (1 Jan.) envelope from Rangoon to Ireland, marked "via Southampton", bearing 1856 2a. pair tied by fine "B/156" obliterator, showing framed "india paid", London and arrival datestamps and, on reverse, "rangoon/ship letter/paid" and Calcutta datestamps; the envelope with tears along top caused through opening. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1864 (2 Feb.) envelope from Moulmein to England, marked "Via Marseilles", bearing 1856 1a. pair, 4a. black and 1860 8p., the first three crossed by penstrokes and all neatly cancelled by fine "B/127" obliterator, showing "moulmein/p.o." double-ring d.s. in red alongside, framed "india paid", manuscript "1/-" in red and, on reverse, Calcutta, Bombay and arrival datestamps. A delightful franking. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1865 (8 Sept.) envelope from Thayetmyo to Ireland, marked "Via Southampton, Paid", bearing 1865 1a. and 2a. (another stamp has been cut out) tied by fine "B/179" obliterator and showing, on reverse, "thayetmyo/p.o." double-ring d.s. in red, Calcutta and arrival datestamps; the envelope with flap missing and seal cut away. A rare cancellation. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1865 (11 Sept.) double rate entire letter from Moulmein to Calcutta, marked "per St Cashmere", bearing 1865 2a. cancelled by "B/127" obliterator, showing "moulmein/p.o." double-ring d.s. in red alongside with arrival datestamp (19.9) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1873 (17 Feb.) envelope from Rangoon to Bristol, marked "Via Brindisi", bearing 1865 1a. vertical pair and 1866 4a., both crossed by ink lines and tied by "rangoon/r-1" duplex and showing, on reverse, Calcutta and arrival (16.3) datestamps. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1876 (22 July) envelope registered from Rangoon to Calcutta, bearing 1865 1a. and 1866 4a., both tied by superb diamond of bars, showing large part "rangoon" c.d.s. and "registered/rangoon" d.s.; the envelope with some minor stains and other small faults. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1876 (12 Aug.) envelope to Calcutta bearing, on reverse, 1872 ½a. tied by diamond of bars, showing "prome" c.d.s., Registration h.s. with manuscript "Prome" and date inserted, Rangoon transit d.s. and arrival c.d.s.; the back panel with small piece missing at centre. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1881 (10 July) envelope to England, bearing 1866 4a. and 1873 ½a., both tied by manuscript lines and diamond of bars, showing "prome" c.d.s. alongside with arrival datestamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1883 (31 Mar.) envelope from Tongnoo to England, bearing 1866 4a. and 1873 ½a. tied by diamond of bars and showing, on reverse, fine "tounghoo" c.d.s. partly overstruck by Cheltenham arrival datestamp. Photoprovenance:Gerald Sattin, March 1985Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Burma1886 (Dec.) envelope from Minboo to India, bearing 1885 ½a. pair tied by manuscript lines and "r" in circle of bars and showing, on reverse, "minboo", Rangoon and arrival datestamps. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaUndated ¼a. stationery card addressed locally, envelope (opened-out) to Rander bearing 1a. and another envelope (truncated at right) to Bombay bearing ½a., all cancelled by diamond of bars and showing "moulmein" datestamp alongsideSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) BurmaJapanese Occupation1944 (Oct.) 10c. (creased) in combination with 1944 (Nov.) 2c. on 1944 envelope from Minbu to Twante and 1944 (Nov.) 20c. on 1944 envelope from Dedaye to Danubyo; also 1942 envelope from an unknown office bearing Peacock Pyapon overprint 1a. (2) not guaranteedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) CameroonsTrust Territory1960-61 2d. slate-blue Type A horizontal marginal strip of five from the right of the sheet, unmounted mint. A fine and exceptional multiple of this rare stamp. B.P.A. Certificate (2014) for a strip of six, the right-hand stamp having now been removed. S.G. T4a, £5,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaA miscellaneous collection including Large Queen 1c. red-brown on printed wrapper from Brockville to London, Ont., Small Queen 1c. range (190) with a few unused, a selection of cancellations and a few covers, a selection of Postage Dues and other mint stamps, Special Delivery stamp group, airmail covers (32) and original drawing and two proofs of 1951 Capex first day coverSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaOfficials1937-38 1c. green (punctured as T O1) variety unused and missing pin in "S", unmounted mint, fine and extremely rare. S.G. O97. R.P.S. (2004) and Greene Foundation (2019) Certificates. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaOfficials1937-38 3c. scarlet (punctured as T O1) variety unused. Unmounted mint, fine and extremely rare. S.G. O99. R.P.S. (2004) and Greene Foundation (2019) Certificates. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaCovers and CancellationsWorld War IA collection (185) written-up on pages including YMCA stationery, soldier's covers and cards with a few from Egypt, 1914 covers (7) with Expeditionary Force datestamp, F.P.O.s , P.O.W. mail, and a range of postcard; also a selection of modern commemorative postmarks. An interesting lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaCovers and CancellationsWorld War I1918-19 Canadian Siberian Expeditionary Force selection of envelopes (12, two being Japanese wood pulp illustrated types, several with contents), a card and a Japanese letter wrapper, mostly to Canada and all with F.P.O. datestamps, variously censored with three showing Orderley Room cachet used as a cenos handstamp, condition mixed with viewing essential; also a few photographs, etc. of the Canadian Contingents during the Boer WarSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

CanadaCovers and CancellationsWorld War IIA collection of items relating to P.O.W.s including mail from forces in Hong Kong (6), Thailand (with birthday greetings message to someone captured at Singapore) and Italy, civilian internees in China (2) and Japan (2), a range from prisoners in Canada, P.O.W. printed stationery letter sheets (5, two used to Germany) and a card, others from Austria, Denmark, France and Germany and a few others; also a printed notice advising that the Japanese had surrendered. An interesting lot with viewing recommendedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more...

CanadaCovers and CancellationsWorld War IIA collection (330) written-up on pages, including various cachets, censor marks, a range of F.P.O.s , military post offices, wreck covers (2), airgraphs, incoming mail including that from Force "Y" in Jamaica, etc. Also a collection of Q.E. covers/loose stamps with RCAF datestamps. Viewing recommendedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated entire (208x88mm.) to the Cape, showing largely fine circular-framed "voc/6St" handstamp, two red wax seals on reverse. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and HandstampsUndated envelope from Colesberg to Beaufort West, rated "4d" with framed "to pay" alongside "57" Octagonal Numeral Letter Stamp; minor ageing, otherwise sound. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeEarly Letters and Handstamps1790 entire (205x84mm.) to the Cape, showing "voc/1g" handstamp, dated on reverse and with three wax seals; some damage at lower right and right edge though a superb example of this exceptionally rare handstamp of which only two examples are believed to exist. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 1d. deep carmine-red pair, good to large margins, fine unused with part original gum. S.G. 18, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good Hope1863-64 4d. blue pair, good to large margins, lovely colour, fine unused with full original gum. S.G. 19a, £650. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1847 (5 May) entire letter headed "Camp Nr Colesburg" to London, written during the Kaffir War and including ".... there is a disturbance between the Boers and the Griquas so we are going up to settle their differences..... in the Kaffir War....", etc., the face panel marked "P.P. 8" in red ink with large manuscript "8" below and showing fair Crowned "general post office/cape of good hope" datestamp alongside "n r" handstamp, London "ship-letter" handstamp and datestamps (20.7) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

(x) Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1866-82 envelopes (16) ex the Burmester correspondence to Cape Town franked at 1d., 2d., 3d. or 4d. and showing DTO's of Aliwal North, Beaufort, Caledon, Clan William, Cradock in red, Graaf-Reinet (2, one also with Somerset West), Knysna, Malmesbury, Napier, Piquetberg, Prince Albert, Richmond, Tulbach, Victoria and Zuurbron, largely good to fine strikes with thirteen on faceSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cape of Good HopeCovers and Cancellations1895 (11 Sept.) Burmester correspondence envelope from Cape Town and addressed locally, bearing 1d. with squared-circle datestamp and showing a fine strike of the very rare oval-framed "s.s. nautilus/cape town" handstamp in blue alongside, only one other strike believed recorded which is illustrated in Goldblatt, and 1892 envelope from the same correspondence from Port Nolloth to Cape Town marked "per S.S. Nautilus". Photo for firstNote: Due to the very bad state of the roads and flooding at the top end of the Western Cape near the border with Germ...

(x) Cayman Islands1900 ½d. and 1d., 1902-03 ½d. and 1d., 1905 ½d., 1d., 2½d. and 1/-, 1907 (Aug.) ½d. on 1d. with interpanneau margin and 1907-08 5/- (2), all unmounted mint; 1903 pair with toned gum, otherwise fine. An attractive Edwardian group. Cat. £304Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 1d. carmine, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), fine mint. S.G. 4a, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1902-03 2½d. bright blue, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. 5a, £425. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1905 2½d. bright blue, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), fine unmounted mint. S.G. 10a, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1905 6d. brown, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), fine mint. S.G. 11a, £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1905 1/- orange, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), lightly fine mint. Scarce. S.G. 12a, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 4d. brown and blue, variety slotted frame (R1/4 of left-hand pane), fine lightly mounted mint. Rare with only 48 examples possible. S.G. 13 var.. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Aug.) ½d. on 1d. carmine, variety dented frame, (R1/6 of left-hand pane), fine mint. Rare with only 40 examples possible. S.G. 17a, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) ½d. on 5/- and 1d. on 5/- , fresh lightly mounted mint. An attractive pair of these surcharges. S.G. 18, 19, £575.PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1907 (Nov.) "1d" on 5/- salmon and green, variety surcharge double, fine mint. Extremely rare, eight mint examples recorded including one in a block of four and two in a pair. B.P.A. Certificate (1933). S.G. 19a, £22,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1908 (May) "1d" on 4d. black and red on yellow, fresh mint. Brun and a further pencil signature on reverse. B.P.A. Certificate (2013). S.G. cat. £250Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1908 (May) "1d" on 4d. black on red on yellow, very lightly hinged; fine and fresh. Signed Brun, A.D. S.G. cat. £250Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1908 (May) "1d" on 4d. black and red on yellow, variety surcharge inverted, lightly mounted mint. Very rare with only about twenty examples of this variety recorded. B.P.A. Certificate (1995). S.G. cat. £2,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1912-20 2½d., 3d. on lemon, 6d., 1/-, 2/- marginal with plate number, 3/-, 5/- and 10/- (2, one with white back), 1917 (Feb.) War Stamp 1½d. Type 14 on 2½d. and 1921-26 Script 5/- (marginal), fine unmounted mint. A fine and attractive group. Cat. £432Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1917 (4 Sept.) War Stamp 1½d. Type 16 on 2½d. deep blue with narrow sheet margin at left, unmounted mint. A very fine example of this scarce stamp with only 420 printed. B.P.A. Certificate (2005). S.G. 55, £750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1935 Pictorial ¼d. to 10/- set of twelve with nine examples marginal, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 96-107, £200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Cayman Islands1938-48 ½d. to 10/- set with all S.G. listed perfs. and shades with additional 2/- deep green, 1950 set, 1953-62 set with additional ½d. to 2½d., 4d. (2), 6d. and 9d. shades/printings and 1962 set, fine unmounted mint. Cat. c. £680Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman Islands1991 30c. Blowholes, variety silver (inscription and face value) omitted, fresh and fine unmounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 728a, £850. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Cayman IslandsRural Posts1907-09 ½d. and 1d., 1908-09 ¼d. (pair), all with part violet "rural post/collection./grand cayman" cancellations; some faults but scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Ceylon1893 Postal Order for two rupees payable to Messrs. Gordon and Co., 3c. paid in commission, Nawalapitiya c.d.s. to bottom right. Fold down the middle, a few pin holes, otherwise in reasonable condition.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Chile1852 (c.) Perkins, Bacon 10c. die proof in black, on India paper cut close and mounted on card; fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Chile1861 (c.) Perkins, Bacon 1c. die proof in black on India paper mounted on card, fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Chile1861 (c.) Perkins, Bacon 1c. die proof in black on India paper, mounted on card; fine. R.P.S. Certificate (2006). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) China1894 Dowager Empress set, large part original gum (2ca. and 3ca. without gum), a few small faults but chiefly fine. S.G. 16-24, £3,500. Photo1Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

China1894 Dowager Empress 5ca., 9ca. and 24ca., 1897 red revenue 1c. on 3c., 1929 Unification set, part original gum or unused, fair to fine. S.G. 22, 22, 24, 88, 376-379, £3,235Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) ChinaPeoples Republic1961 Table Tennis miniature sheet, unused without gum as issued, two tiny inclusions; fine. S.G. MS1971a, £1,200Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesSelection in four books contained in a carton, including Sierra Leone, Southern Rhodesia, Tonga, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and Ranges1849-1970 All World mint and used collection housed in a very well filled 'Schaubek Illustriertes Brief-Marken' album with good sections of Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Denmark, France and French Colonies, German Colonies, Greece, Liechtenstein, Romania and Russia; condition mixed but absoloutely packed full and in a very nice interesting old albumSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn all world selection in a quantity of albums or stockbooks housed in two cartons, including Austria, Egypt, Finland, Great Britain, Iceland, Iraq, Korea, Luxembourg, Switzerland, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn All World accumulation in a large box including France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Scandinavia, Switzerland etc. in nine old-time albums, stockbooks, loose in packets, on cover etc.; mixed condition and worthy of close inspectionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and Ranges1952-1970 mainly unmounted mint British Empire collection in seven stockbooks with full sets from most colonies including Aden 1953 set of twenty-five, Antigua 1953 set, Bahamas 1954 and 1965 sets, Barbados 1953 set, Bechuanaland 1955 set to 10/-, Leeward Islands 1954 set in blocks of four, Malta 1956 set, Mauritius 1953 and 1965 sets, Montserrat 1953 set, most Morocco Agencies sets, Nigeria 1953 set, Nyasaland 1953 set, Seychelles 1954 set, Sierra Leone 1956 set, Turks and Caicos 1957 set to 10/- and 1960 £1 etc; chiefly fine conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premi...

Collections and RangesMint and used selection housed in seven albums or stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including Brazil, Iran, Japan, Malaya, Russia with some better post war mint issues, Thailand, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesTwo albums, one of Cayman Islands from 1935-1995 and Tokelau Islands 1948-1996, the other of Turks and Caicos Islands from 1963-1980, both mint and neatly written up on pages. Including Cayman Islands full sets 1935-7, 1946-9, 1950, 1953 and later sets including 1989, 1993 Tourism and 1996 National Identity to $6. Turks and Caicos Islands in full or part sets 1963 through to 1980.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesOld time sparsely filled collection in large Imperial album with better filled Barbados, British East Africa with 1890 set to 5r. and 8a. carmine and 1r. blue each in mint blocks of forty, British Guiana, Rhodesia with 1892 £1 used with Bulawayo c.d.s., Cape of Good Hope with a number of Triangles used etc., Mafeking 1900 6d. on 3d. magenta used and 1900 1d. pale blue on blue used, Ceylon, Cyprus, Falkland Islands with 1878 1d. claret mint etc., Gibraltar, Griqualand West, Heligoland, India with ½a. blue and ½a. indigo both unused, 4a. red and blue cut to shape used, Newf...

Collections and RangesA large old album containing a predominantly George VI mint and used collection including Ascension 1938 set to 10/- mint, Australia 1937 set to £1 used, Basutoland 1938 set to 10/- mint, Bermuda 1938 Key Types 2/- to £1 mint, Falkland Islands 1938 set to £1 and 1952 set to £1 both mint, Gibraltar 1938 set to £1 mint, India 1928 15r. and 25r. marginal mint, 1937-40 set to 10r. mint and 25r. used, 1948 Gandhi set to 10r. marginal mint, better Malta, and Seychelles, Turks and Caicos 1938 and 1950 sets each to 10/- mint etc. also a large section of All World mint and used at...

Collections and RangesA large all world collection housed in 18 albums and contained in 3 cartons including more complete sections of Bahamas including 1938-52 £1 mint single and used block of four, Belgium, Bermuda, Brazil with 1866 280r. vermillion used, Russia. An expansive lot worth viewing.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAn All World collection housed in four albums contained in a carton, featuring mostly used part sets and low values. Better sections include: Great Britain from QV to QEII including 'Jubilee' issue set to 1/- (both); KGV Bradbury, Wilkinson Seahorses 2/6d. shades (3), 5/- used; good Austria; A large selection of Canada from 1868-71; France from 1854 imperf. Ceres with post offices abroad and colonies; strong section of German and Allied Occupations; Hong Kong 1882-96 2c. rose-lake and rose-pink used, 1891 (1 Jan-Mar) 20c. on 30c. yellowish green and grey-green, 1903 (Jan...

Collections and RangesA very large all world collection loose in bags and boxes containing a range of stamps, some on pages and stockcards, and a wider range of covers and and pre-stamp entires including GB 1827 entire with "free' crowned circle, 1846 turned letter, 1868 Mulready used to Bradford bearing 1d. red, two vertical creases, 1880 entire to Arbroath bearing 1870 ½d. Pl. 12, France, Spain including 1808 entire to Vanned from Guito de Ariso bearing "No. 10/arm. francaise/en espagne" on dealer's stock card, Germany and more, also a selection of British revenue documents. A very mixed lo...

Collections and RangesBritish Empire mint and used selection on pages and loose contained in a carton, including Antigua 1903 5/- used, Bermuda 1953-62 set, British Virgin Islands 1964-68 set, Gibraltar 1938-51 with better values to £1, Hong Kong, Leeward Islands, Malta, Montserrat, Morocco Agencies, St. Kitts Nevis, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesCollection housed in six albums contained in a carton, including Belgium, Bermuda, Great Britain 1840 1d., 2d., 1900 1/- part original gum, Edward VII with values to 5/-, 1915-18 10/-, 1925 Wembley set in blocks of four, 1934 re-engraved 10/- (2), 1935 Silver Jubilee set in control blocks of six, 1939-48 10/- dark blue, Muscat, Poland 1944 Monte Casino (24 sets), 1945 Warsaw 1z. + 2z. (32), Switzerland, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA collection of Orange River Colony, South West Africa and South Africa comprising 550+ stamps housed in Hagner strips on pages, including Orange River Colony 1868 1/-, 1892 1d. overprinted as T10 variety stop omitted, 1903-04 full set to 5/- a little toned, 1907-08 set to 1/-; South West Africa mostly in mint pairs including 1923 part set to 2/6, 1923-36 part set up to and including 5/-, 1927 part set to 5/-, 1931 part set including 10/-, 1938 part set excluding 1d., 1939 full set, 1931 air 3d. and 10d., various low value postage dues with full sets of the 1928 and 1931,...

Collections and Ranges1917-68 collection of forty-six covers airmail crash and ambulance covers, informatively written-up with notes, photographs and press cuttings, housed in three ring binders, contained in a carton, including 1924 (1 Oct.) Estevan-Winnipeg flight souvenir envelope, 1931 (26 Nov.) Australia-Great Britain flight, 1932 (29 Jan.) Cape Town-London ("City of Basra" and "City of Delphi" crashes), 1936 (22 Aug.) "Scipio", 1937 (5 Dec.) "Cygnus", 1939 (1 May) "Challenger", 1939 (11 Aug.) Luxeuil-Bains, 1939 (15 Aug.) Great Britain-Sweden, 1948 (13 May) Belgian Congo-Belgium, 1954 (...

Collections and RangesA miscellaneous accumulation in a carton, including a range of G.B. and other aerogrammes, mostly unused, Sudan 1950s registered envelopes used, WWII censored mail (10) largely connected with Portugal, 1866 Italy used in Tunis cover bearing 40c., 19th. Century U.S. covers (3) addressed internally or to England, 1892 envelope registered from G.B. to South Africa with 1887 2d. and 1/-, a collection of Morocco locals, a stockbook with some Nyasaland and a little Rhodesia, a couple of stockpages of mint modern Rhodesia blocks, 1939-43 crash covers (4), a quantity of labels c...

(x) Collections and Ranges1939-52 collection of King George VI postal stationery cards (25, several uprated) largely to U.S.A., including items from Aden, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cyprus, Gibraltar, Jamaica, K.U.T., Malta, Southern Rhodesia and Swaziland, a few censored. A fine and attractive groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and Ranges1935 Silver Jubilee virtually complete unmounted mint collection ( no GB) on Hagner pages, the majority marginal examples; Great Britain 1935 Jubilee 2½d. blue complete unmounted mint sheet of one-hundred and twenty, 1937 Coronation virtually complete omnibus issue unmounted mint in glassine packets, 1937 Great Britain 1½d. Coronation complete mint sheet and also used on First Day Cover, also some mint commemoratives in an envelope; chiefly fine. S.G. £3,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAll World accumulation in a large box including Great Britain, France and Colonies, Switzerland covers and 1913-39 Charity stamps mint, lovely old 'Standard Postage Stamp Album' first edition with Great Britain 1d. black used (2), 1884 5/- used, 1887 Jubilee to 1/- used, better Transvaal etc. France Pexip 1937 miniature sheet used, Germany 1930 miniature sheet mint, Iceland Christian X miniature sheet mint, Belgium 1924 5fr. miniature sheet and 1931 Soldier's Relief Fund miniature sheet both used, German colonies used and used on cover, loose in packets and in tins etc.S...

Collections and RangesBritish Empire selection in packets and loose contained in a carton, including Aden 1937 Dhow 1r., 2r. and 5r. on first day cover, Australia, Bahrain, Ceylon postal stationery, Ghana, Great Britain, Kuwait, 1933-34 Air 2a. (40), Malaya and States, Malta, New Zealand, Rhodesia, South Africa, Sudan, Tonga, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesVarious housed in eighteen albums or stockbooks, in packets, tins, etc., contained in two cartons, including Austria 1950-53 Birds 3s. and 5s., France, Germany, Great Britain 1924 Wembley (6 mint sets), 1948 Wedding £1, 1951 2/6d. to £1, Netherlands, Switzerland, etc., many very fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesBritish Empire Collection housed in a green "Philatelic" album and two stockbooks housed in a carton, including Bermuda, Cyprus 1892-94 set, 1894-96 set, 1902-04 set, 1921-23 45pi. used, 1924-26 with values to 90pi.,1928 British Rule set, 1934 set used, Gibraltar 1889-96 with values to 5p., 1903 4/-, 1912-24 with values to 8/- (2), 1938-51 with values to £1, 1953-59 set, 1960-62 set,Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA small mint miscellany including Antigua 1922 MCA £1 unmounted mint; Ascension 1924-33 1d. grey-black and deep blue-green unmounted mint lower left corner block of four with cleft rock variety; Bahamas 1938-52 ½d. brown-purple marginal block of six (3x2) with one showing elongated "e"; Bermuda 1922-34 Script ¼d. to 1/-; British Guiana 1862-65 perf 12½-13 4c. (centred to lower right), 1913-21 MCA 1c. to 96c. set of eleven and 1934 1c. to $1; Gibraltar 1898 ½d. to 1/- and 1903 CA 4/-; Jamaica 1905-11 MCA QV 3d. block of four with interpanneau margin at left, variety waterm...

Collections and Ranges1935 Silver Jubilee issue virtually complete both mint and used, thirty-eight of the used sets on Registered covers, the remaining in glassine packets; chiefly in fine condition and unchecked for varieties. S.G. £3,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesA mainly British Empire accumulation in a large box including an album of mainly Newfoundland with 1910 set both mint and used, 1911 set of eleven mint, 1919 $1 on 15c. bright scarlet mint with 'no comma after Air Post', 1921 53c. red on cover to Halifax and the same stamp mint, 1919 set to 36c. used also some better Barbados, an album containing Australia 1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 5/- used, Falkland Islands Centenary set to 5/- used with Madame Joseph cancellations, Jamaica 1919-21 5/- and 10/- mint, K.U.T. 1935-37 set to £1 used, New Guinea 1935 Air £2 used, Northern R...

Collections and RangesA selection of Omnibus issues both mint and used in a small box comprising 1935 Silver Jubilee mint complete in souvenir album, 1937 Coronation complete mint in souvenir album and largely complete on cover or on piece and 1948 Silver Wedding complete mint and largely complete used in souvenir album, including Hong Kong both mint and used; chiefly fine and unchecked for varieties. S.G. £5,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesBritish Empire, mostly mint collection housed in eighteen albums or stockbooks and loose contained in two cartons, including Antigua 1953-62 set, Australia, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands 1899 set, Cayman Islands, Cyprus 1938-51 to £1, 1955-60 to £1, 1960-61 to £1, Dominica, Gibraltar with values to £5, Grenada, Guyana, Hong Kong, Ireland, Leeward Islands, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, St. Kitts, Southern Rhodesia 1937 set, 1953 to £1, etc., new issues in packets, booklets, miniature sheets, chiefly fine with most unmounted mintSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

Collections and RangesVarious in packets, on pages and loose contained in three cartons, including Aden, Belgium, British Honduras, Cuba, Egypt, Falkland Islands, France and Colonies, Gambia, Iran, Israel, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Pakistan, Panama covers, Portuguese Colonies, Russia, Sudan, Sweden, Syria, Switzerland, Turkey, etc., cover and cards with Censored, Air Mails with first flights, sets, blocks sheets, etc. An untidy but fascinating lot which will doubtless repay to many hours of sorting necessary!Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condi...

Collections and RangesA selection of both mint and used British Empire sets (41) in an envelope including Barbados 1920 set to 3/- mint, Basutoland 1933 set to 10/- used, better Bechuanaland, British Guiana and Cayman Islands, Cyprus 1928 set to £1 used, Gambia 1922-29 set to 10/-, K.U.T. 1935 set to £1 both mint and used, Nigeria 1936 set both mint and used, St. Helena 1922 set of fifteen, Sierra Leone 1932 set used etc; chiefly fine condition. S.G. £7,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and Ranges1937-54 George VI specialised British Commonwealth mint collection on beautifully written up pages and in a stockbook housed in a carton; Aden through to Turks and Caicos with a good range of perforation types and listed shades including Aden 1938-48 and States complete, Ascension 1938-53 set of sixteen along with perfs and shades, Australia 1937-49 set with both £1 values, 1948 set of seven and virtually complete to 1952, Basutoland 1938 set to 10/-, Bechuanaland 1938 set of eighteen to 10/- with shades, Bermuda 1938 Key Types to £1, British Guiana 1938 set to $3 with sh...

Collections and RangesForgeriesA British West Indies selection of the work of Jean de Sperati from various Colonies comprising Bahamas 1884 £1 with datestamps (2) and genuine example cancelled "b", and 1902 £1 used and genuine £1 mint; British Honduras1885 6d. yellow unused without gum and a genuine used example; Dominica 1887 1/- signed die proofs (2), a used example and a genuine used example; Montserrat 1884 signed die proofs in black and in blue (2), used examples (4), two photos of used examples and a used example; Nevis 1876 6d. signed die proof, 1880 6d. signed die proof, an unused exa...

Collections and RangesForgeriesA collection of British West Indies fakes and forgeries with some on pages and others on small stockcards, the collection covering most of the islands, British Guiana and Britiash Honduras and including the work of Earee, Fournier, Oneglia, Spiro and a few Sperati photos, forged surcharges, bisects, overprints and postmarks with some the work of Madame Joseph. A fascinating lot for the B.W.I. and forgery collector. (1385)FSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAlbumsBelgiumA selection of six Belgian made stamp albums most unfilled including an attractive 1878 landscape format Album Illustre Pour Timbres Poste et Telegraph by J.B. Moens, bound in brown leather with tooled lettering and two brass clasps, stamps include Papal State 1852 ½b. drab used, 4b. used, 5b. rose unused, 1867 40c. lightly cancelled, United States of America, 1865 25c orange-red newspaper stamp, slightly toned, unused; four H. Schwaneberger albums including International Illustre de Timbres-Poste, simply bound in red leather with tooled title, good conditio...

Collections and RangesAlbumsFranceA run of ten, mostly unfilled Arthur Maury stamp albums c.1890s, most bound in red cloth, two in leather, one red and one dark blue. Included with four small format stamp albums with attractive coloured covers. An interesting lot of 19th c. French albums.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Collections and RangesAlbumsGermanyA selection of twelve German stamp albums, including c.1890s Richard Senf small landscape album with attractive cover, poor condition and c.1890 large Richard Senf album with classical scene on cover and metal clasp, rear cover detached; large 1890 well tooled brown leather stamp album 1890; small C.F. Lucke stamp album Album de Timbres Poste, Edition Victoria by Schaubeks with attractive cover showing stylised Victoria stamp design and birds delivering mail; German Briefmarken-Album with attractive coloured cover showing scenes from aruond the world; large...

Collections and RangesAlbumsGreat BritainA selection of eleven stamp albums produced in Britain c.1890s - 1920s including large Gordon Smith The Imperial Postage Stamp Album with 1898 preface bound in black leather with brass clasp and lock, front cover loose, mostly unfilled; c.1890 large blue leather bound Lincoln Postage Stamp Album by William Lincoln with detailed border and elaborate tooled title reasonably well filled with used selection; T.H. Hinton Wolrd Postage Stamp Album with cover showing Britannia and various colonial/world scenes, well filled used Germany and France, rest fairly...

Cyprus1924-28 £5 black on yellow, large part original gum. S.G. 117a, £3750. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

EgyptA valuable selection in a green stockbook, including 1893-1914 Official (-) chestnut (100+), 1898-1907 3m. on 2p. surcharge inverted used, 1907 Official 1m., 2m. and 3m. blocks of 24, 1914 100m. (blocks of 4 and 10), 200m. block of 8, 1921-22 100m. (2 Control A/22 blocks of four), 1938 Birthday £E1 on cover, etc., mixed condition but a useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1878-79 1d. claret unused without gum, 4d. grey-black regummed, 1/- bistre-brown unmounted mint and 1885 CA sideways 1d. pale claret unmounted mint; all fine or of fine appearance. S.G. 1, 2, 4, 7, £2,330. Photo S.G. 1, 2Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueSpecimen Stamps½d. yellow-green, 1d. pale red and 2½d. pale ultramarine with watermark reversed, each marginal from the left of the sheet and handstamped "specimen" (12½x2mm.) in violet/black, fresh unused without gum ex the Bradbury, Wilkinson archive. A rare trio. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueSpecimen Stamps½d. green handstamped "specimen" (F13) in violet, fine mint. Photoprovenance:"Stanley", March 1998Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueIssued Stamps½d. deep yellow-green, ½d. dull yellowish green, 1d. reddish chestnut, 1d. Venetian red (marginal), 1d. Venetian claret, 1d. orange-red, 2d. reddish purple, 2½d. pale chalky ultramarine, 2½d. dull blue, 2½d. ultramarine, 2½d. deep ultramarine, 4d. olive-black (2), 6d. yellow, 9d. pale reddish orange and 1/- yellow-brown, all noted as unmounted mint; also 1d. pale red and 2d. (marginal with small part imprint) mounted mint blocks of four. A fine group. Cat. £1,150+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For mo...

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueIssued Stamps½d. deep blue-green, marginal from the top of the sheet, unused without gum. Fine and rare. Heijtz 5a, £800. PhotoNote: This stamp comes from the printing of 29 May 1891, all of which were lost on the way to the Islands when the "Neko" sank. One sheet survived which was offered for sale when the Bradbury, Wilkin archive was auctionedprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueIssued Stamps1d. pale red- variety watermark reversed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 23x, £325. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueIssued Stamps2½d. very pale chalky ultramarine, marginal from the top of the sheet, fresh unused without gum. Rare. Heijtz 8a, £800. PhotoNote: This stamp comes from the printing of 29 May 1891, all of which were lost on the way to the Islands when the "Neko" sank. One sheet survived which was offered for sale when the Bradbury, Wilkin archive was auctionedprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1891-1902 IssueIssued Stamps2½d. Prussian blue marginal pair from the top of the sheet, fresh mint with the right-hand stamp remaining unmounted; scarce and most attractive. S.G. 29, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1898 High ValuesSpecimen Stamps2/6d. deep blue and 5/- red, both overprinted "specimen" (D12), fresh mint. S.G. 41, 42, £550Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1898 High ValuesIssued Stamps2/6d. deep blue lower right corner block of four, unmounted mint; horizontal bend in lower margin. An exceptionally fine positional multiple of this lovely stamp. S.G. 41. Photoprovenance:Spink, July 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1898 High ValuesIssued Stamps2/6d. deep blue, fresh unmounted mint, very fine. S.G. 41, £275. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1898 High ValuesIssued Stamps5/- red block of four, fresh mint with the upper left stamp mounted, the others remaining unmounted. A fine and rare multiple. S.G. 42, £1,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueEssays1/- with head printed in blue-green, surrounded with a thin frame in Chinese white, and the frame printed in in deep purple, affixed to card (24x28mm.); fine and unique. Photoprovenance:Palmer, 1978Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueEssays5/- photograph in shades of olive-brown of the essay, the original of which was offered in the "Stanley" sale, stamp-size and affixed to card (31x40mm.) lettered "dd", dated "Dec. 6th. 01" and marked "file copy". Photoprovenance:Palmer, 1978Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie ProofsSmall Fuchs head in oval surround and showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (49x53mm.) dated "15 may 1901"; superb. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie ProofsLow values master, in black on thin surfaced card (46x40mm.) showing etched horizontal lines at lower right to illustrate shading depths, dated "22 oct 1903"; very fine. Bunt A.1. Photoprovenance:"Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie ProofsLow values master showing etched horizontal lines at lower right to illustrate shading depths, in black on thin surfaced card (30x32mm.), initialled and dated "Oct 23 1903"; overall ageing though very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs½d. showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (55x59mm.); superb. Bunt B.5. Photoprovenance:John Ayre, October 1979Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs½d. showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (48x58mm.), initialled, marked "after striking" and dated "30 nov. 03"; superb. Bunt B.5. Photoprovenance:"Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs2½d. showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (54x55mm.); superb. Bunt E.1. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs2½d. showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (54x55mm.); superb. Bunt E.1. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs2½d. showing complete die impression, in black on thin surfaced card (48x55mm.) affixed to card of the same size superb. Bunt E.2. Photoprovenance:John Ayre, October 1979Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie Proofs2½d. in black on thin glazed card (39x36mm.), initialled, and dated "Nov 26 1903", Photoprovenance:Palmer, 1978Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie ProofsHigh value master showing complete die impression, in bright blue on thin surfaced wove paper (49x55mm.); superb and very rare. Bunt H.2. Photoprovenance:Perkin, March 1949John Ayre, October 1979"Stanley", March 1888 "Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueDie ProofsHigh value master showing complete die impression, in redon thin surfaced wove paper (53x60mm.); superb and very rare. Bunt H.3. Photoprovenance:Perkin, March 1949John Ayre, October 1979"Stanley", March 1888"Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueImperforate Colour Trials2d. (3) and 5/- on watermarked paper and affixed on 1904 (22 Aug.) "Appendix" sheet (169x204mm.), the 2d. values in purple, orange and brown with accepted values for "2d.", "6d." and "1/-" written alongside each respectively, bracketed as "Appd" and initialled "WHM" by Crown Agents for the Colonies Sir William Hepworth Mercer, the 5/- in bright carmine-red with "5/" alongside and not accepted; the sheet with vertical crease clear of the trials. A fine and unique trial Appendix sheet. Photoprovenance:"Bougainville", Sept...

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueImperforate Colour Trials2d. in bright orange on MCA watermarked paper; fine. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueSpecimen Stamps½d. to 5/- set of eight, each overprinted "specimen" (D12), fine mint. S.G. 43-50, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueSpecimen Stamps½d., 2½d., 6d., 1/- and 5/-, each overprinted "specimen" and all with trial or receiving authority cancellations, the lower four values in the form of a mute circular cork type, the 5/- with eight thin bars in violet-black; a unique group. Photoprovenance:"Stanley", March 1998Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps½d. in the three listed shades, 1d. vermilion (4, one on thick paper), 1d. dull coppery red (2), 1d. orange-vermilion, 2d. purple (3), 2½d. ultramarine, 6d. (marginal), 1/- (3 with a pair), 3/- and 5/-, fresh mint and all unmounted mint except for one 1d. vermilion. S.G. 43-50, £1,125Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps½d. yellow-green, 1d. vermilion watermark sideways, 2d. purple and 6d. orange (2), all in corner or marginal blocks of four and 1d. vermilion watermark sideways corner block of eight, fine unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps½d. yellow-green, variety watermark inverted, fine mint. Scarce. S.G. 43aw, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps1d. dull coppery red lower left corner block of four, fresh mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. Heijtz notes "blocks of four and larger multiples are very scarce, both mint and used". R.P.S. (1970) and Stefan Heijtz (2016) Certificates. S.G. 44d, £800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps2d. purple (2, both marginal), one with watermark reversed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 45, 45ax, 45b, £475Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps2d. reddish purple upper left corner block of four, unmounted mint; gum crease in left-hand margin. Heijtz states "blocks of four and larger multiples are very scarce, both mint and used". S.G. 45b, £900. Photoprovenance:"Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps2½d. deep blue lower left corner example, unmounted mint; small gum crease at foot. R.P.S. Certificate (2005). S.G. 46b, £275. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps6d. orange lower left corner block of fifteen (5x3), fine unmounted mint. S.G. 47, £675. Photoprovenance:Lord Steinberg, September 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1904-12 King Edward VII IssueIssued Stamps3/- deep green lower right corner block of four, lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. S.G. 49b, £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueDie ProofHead and oval surround, the neck incomplete in response to alteration at base requested by the King in August, in black on surfaced wove thin card (35x38mm.) showing guide lines on four sides; fine and rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueIssued Stamps½d. (6 with a deep olive line perf. pair), 1d. (5 with a orange-vermilion line perf. marginal pair and single), 2d. (2, one maroon comb perf. corner example), 2½d. deep bright blue, 2½d. deep blue line perf. 14, 6d. (3 with a yellow-orange pair), 1/- (4 with the three listed stamps, two on thick greyish paper), 3/-, 5/- deep rose-red, 5/- maroon, 10/- and £1, all unmounted mint; also ½d. (3), 1d. (3), 2d. and 2½d. (2) mounted mint. A very fine group. S.G. 60-69, £1,500+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueIssued Stamps½d. deep yellow-green line perf. 14 lower right corner block of fifteen (3x5), ½d. deep olive line perf. 14 marginal block of four, one showing "face" flaw, 1d. orange-vermilion on thickish grey paper block of six (3x2), 2d. maroon block of four and 2½d. deep blue line perf. 14 block of four, fine unmounted mint. An attractive group of multiples. Cat. £734+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueIssued Stamps1d. orange-vermilion on thick greyish paper, variety watermark reversed, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 61dx, £425. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueIssued Stamps2d. deep reddish purple line perf. 14, mint; a couple of minor gum creases; scarce. S.G. 62a, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1912-20 IssueIssued Stamps5/- reddish maroon, marginal from the top of the sheet, fine unmounted mint. B.P.A. Certificate (1983). S.G. 67a, £300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War StampsA selection comprising ½d. (9) including dull yellowish green on greyish paper fifth overprinting with dramatically misplaced overprint, 1d. (7) including orange-vermilion on thick greyish paper, and 1/- (7) including light bistre-brown marginal pair and a lower right-hand corner single (showing reversed albino impression of the overprint in margin, and brown marginal pair), fine unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps½d. yellow-green marginal block of four, 1d. orange-vermilion line perf. 3rd. overprinting blocks of six (2, one from lower left corner with variety broken "w"), and 1/- light bistre-brown and 1/- pale bistre-brown blocks of four, fine mint with the ½d. and 1d. blocks unmounted. Cat. £745+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps½d. yellow-green, variety overprint albino, fine lightly mounted mint. Rare. S.G. 70ab, £2,500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps½d. dull yellowish green on thick greyish paper lower right corner pair, variety watermark reversed, unmounted mint; a couple of light gum bends, otherwise fine and a rare multiple. S.G. 70cx, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps½d. dull yellowish green on thick greyish paper, variety watermark reversed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 70cx, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1d. pale scarlet line perf., first overprinting complete sheet of sixty showing variety reversed albino overprint in right-hand margin, fresh mint with the stamps remaining unmounted; a few split perfs. R.P.S. Certificate (2015). S.G. 71 var.provenance:Cecil Neild, March 1984"Stanley", March 1998Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1d. pale scarlet line perf., first overprinting upper left corner horizontal pair, variety overprint double, one albino and showing reversed double albino overprint in right-hand margin, fresh mint and with some perfs. strengthened. Rare. Heijtz 36a, v1, v2, £1,000, Photoprovenance:"Stanley", March 1998Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1d. orange-vermilion, comb perf., variety watermark reversed, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 71cx, £750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1/- brown on thick greyish paper, fifth overprinting marginal pair from the left of the sheet, [7-8], variety overprint double offset on reverse, the left-hand stamp with inverted "v" for ""a" in "stamp", and the right-hand stamp with broken "w" and wide "p, unmounted mint; gum bend in margin. A rare multiple from the one sheet that was thus printed. Heijtz 37c v2, t2/3Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1/- brown on thick greyish paper upper right corner block of six (3x2), variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. A fine and rare multiple from one of only three sheets that existed. S.G. 72bw, £2550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1918-20 War Stamps1/- brown on thick greyish paper, variety watermark inverted, marginal from the top of the sheet. S.G. 74bw, £425. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueSpecimen Stamps2½d. indigo and 2½d. deep purple on pale yellow, both overprinted "specimen" (D16) and affixed to De La Rue day book piece dated "Mar '23" and "Dec '26" respectively. A unique archive piece. R.P.S. Certificate (1979). PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued StampsA range with shades comprising ½d. (5), 1d. (5), 2d. (7 with a vertical pair, one purple-brown), 2½d. blue (9 with two pairs, one single described as Prussian blue - R.P.S. Certificate 1992), 2½d. purple on yellow (3), 6d. (2), 1/- (2) and 3/- (4 with one marginal and a corner pair), all but one 1/- unmounted. A fine lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued Stamps2d. purple-brown block of four, 2d. reddish maroon marginal block of four from the centre foot of the sheet with guideline and 2½d. deep blue upper left corner block of four, the first mounted with hinge marks, the other two unmounted. S.G. 75b, 75c, 76, £336+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued Stamps2½d. deep blue upper left corner block of four, 2½d. indigo lower left corner block of four and 2½d. Prussian blue marginal block of four (ex Bunt) from the left of the sheet with one showing variety swan-necked "2", fine mint. R.P.S. Certificate (1867) for Prussian blue blockSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued Stamps2½d. Prussian blue upper left corner block of twelve (3x4), fine unmounted mint. A rare multiple of this shade which is no longer listed in S.G. and considered by Stefan Heijtz to be an extreme shade of the 1928 steel-blue printing. R.P.S. Certificate (1978)provenance:"Bougainville", September 2016Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued Stamps6d. yellow-orange and rare pale yellow-orange, probably the additional consignment of 35 sheets received in 1926, in matching lower left corner blocks of nine, fresh mint with two of the pale shade just mounted at one edge, otherwise unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1921-28 Script CA IssueIssued Stamps3/- slate-green marginal block of four from the top of the sheet, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 80, £400Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1929-37 Whale and Penguin Issue½d. to £1 set of eleven together with ½d. comb perf. block of four and line perf. block of six, 1d. line perf. 13.9 marginal blocks of four and six, 1d. line perf. 14.2 marginal block of four, 6d. reddish purple blocks of four (2, one from the lower right corner) and 1/- black on bright emerald blocks of four (2, one marginal), fresh lightly mounted mint. An impressive and colourful assembly. S.G. 116-126, £3,500+. Photo for £1Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Term...

(x) Falkland Islands1929-37 Whale and Penguin Issue½d. to £1 set of eleven with line perf. ½d., 1d., 4d., 6d. (corner example) and 1/-, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 116-126, £896Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueSpecimen Stamps½d. to £1 set of twelve, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fresh and fine mint. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 127-138, £4,250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 set of twelve, fresh unmounted mint; very fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2014). S.G. 127-138, £4,250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps1d. black and scarlet complete sheet of sixty (6x10), R.1/3 with an early state of variety thick serif to "1" showing a definite thickening of the seriffed, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 128/a,Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps1d. black and scarlet upper left corner block of six, R. 1/3 showing variety thick serif to "1" at left from the first printing only, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 128/a, £500+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps1½d. black and blue imprint block of four, R.9/3 variety break in cloud from the second printing only, fine unmounted mint. A rare variety, particularly contained in such a multiple. S.G. 129/a, £1,566+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps5/- black and yellow, a couple of short perfs to upper left, fine nevertheless. S.G. 136, £1,500. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueIssued Stamps5/- black and yellow-orange, marginal from the foot of the sheet, unmounted mint. A very fine example of this lovely stamp. B.P.A. Certificates (1960 and 2014). S.G. 136a, £3,250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1933 Centenary IssueCover1933 (30 Dec.) G size formula registered envelope to Vernon, British Columbia, bearing 5/- black and yellow neatly cancelled by Port Stanley double-ring datestamp (Heijtz PS.1A) and with Winnipeg (12.2) and Vernon (14.2) datestamps alongside, the former also on reverse; fine and very rare. Photoprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1935 Silver Jubilee set of four, the 4d. and 1/- marginal, each perforated "specimen" (B9), and the issued set of four, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 139s-142s, £548Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1937 Coronation set of three, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fine unmounted mint. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. 143s-145s, £425Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueSpecimen Stamps½d. to £1 set of sixteen, each perforated "specimen" (B9), part original gum; a few perf. faults in places. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. 146-163s, £2,500provenance:Tunisia Post Office ArchiveSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued StampsA collection of multiples comprising ½d. (2), 1d. (4), 2d. (4), 2½d. (4, three sheep), 3d. (3), 4d. (2), 6d. (6, three black), 9d. (3), 1/- (the four listed stamps), 1/3d. and 2/6d. (2, 1937 and 1944 printings), all in blocks of four, 1d. black and violet corner blocks of ten (2, one on thin paper) and 2d. black and deep red on thin paper corner block of twelve, many marginal or from the corners of the sheet with some having sheet number, fine unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more infor...

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued StampsA selection of complete sheets of sixty, comprising ½d. (4), 1d. black and vermilion, 2d. black and violet, 2d. black and carmine-red, 2½d. black and bright blue, 3d. black and blue, 4d., 9d. and 1/3d., unmounted mint except the last with perfs. nearly severed at centre vertically and which has had a couple of strengtheners at top and foot in the margins. Cat. £3,222Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 set of eighteen mint along with shades (50) neatly written up on pages, better shades including 5/- indigo and pale yellow-brown (no gum) and 10/- black and deep reddish orange, a fine specialised group. S.G. 146-163 etc. Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 set of eighteen, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 146-163, £475Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 set of eighteen, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 146-163, £475Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 set of eighteen, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 146-163, £475Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. to £1 August 1944 printing set of twelve, each in an upper right corner block of four, stamps mostly unmounted mint, the 9d. re-inforced. A very fine and rare offering of multiples from this printing. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2014). Heijtz 76c, 78c, 80c, 83c, 84c, 85c, 87c, 88c, 90c, 91c, 92c, 93cSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps½d. (2), 1d. (4), 2d. (3), 2½d. (both), 3d. (6), 4d., 6d. (3, one black), 9d. (5), 1/- (7), 1/3d. (3 with a vertical pair), 2/6d. (4, three on thin paper), 5/- (S.G. 161, 161c), 10/- (S.G. 162, 162a, 162b) and £1 (4, one on thin paper), unmounted mint and generally fine; also 1939 envelope registered from Port Stanley to Switzerland with five values to 4d.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps1/- dull blue block of thirty, being the complete right half of a sheet with full sheet margins, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 158b, £1,140Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps2/6d. slate-black 1949 printing lower right corner block of four, fine unmounted mint. A very fine multiple of the rarest printing of this value. Heijtz 90dSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- blue and chestnut marginal block of four from the right of the sheet, fresh mint with only one stamp lightly mounted. S.G. 161, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- indigo and pale yellow-brown upper left corner block of six with sheet number "007", fine unmounted mint and very rare. With the exception of a toned full sheet this is the largest known multiple of this rare printing. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2014). S.G. 161b, £6,600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- indigo and pale yellow-brown marginal block of four with full imprint, fine unmounted mint and believed unique. R.P.S. Certificate (1989). S.G. 161b, £4,400+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- indigo and pale yellow-brown, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2012). S.G. 161b, £1,100. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- dull deep blue and dark yellow-brown marginal block of four with full imprint, fine unmounted mint and rare. S.G. 161c, £480. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- steel-blue and buff-brown marginal block of four with full imprint on thin paper, fine unmounted mint and rare. Heijtz 91d; S.G. 161d, £1,700+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- steel-blue and buff-brown block of four on thin paper, fine unmounted mint and rare. Heijtz 91d; S.G. 161d, £1,700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps5/- steel-blue and buff-brown on thin paper, fine unmounted mint and rare. Heijtz 91d; S.G. 161d, £425. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps10/- black and orange-brown marginal block of four with full imprint, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 162, £800+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps10/- black and orange, marginal from the right of the sheet, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 162a, £350. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps10/- black and deep reddish orange on thin paper, marginal from the right of the sheet, fine unmounted mint. Rare. S.G. 162c, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps£1 grey-black and bluish violet 1944 printing lower right corner block of four, unmounted mint. A fine positional multiple. Heijtz 93c. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1938-50 IssueIssued Stamps£1 black and bright violet marginal example on thin paper, fine unmounted mint. Scarce. Heijtz 93d, £350. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1946 Victory 1d. and 3d., perforated "specimen" (D21), fine unmounted mint. S.G. 164-65s, £400Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1949 U.P.U. 3d. and 1/3d. both perforated "specimen" (B9), unused with Bradbury, Wilkinson Archives handstamp on reverse. Unique in Specimen form. R.P.S. Certificate (2015) for both. Photoprovenance:"Stanley", March 1998Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1952 ½d. to £1 set of fourteen, and scarce second printing 10/- and £1 imprint blocks of four and £1 marginal block of four from the left of the sheet, fine unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1955-57 set, 1960-66 set of fifteen (2) together with De La Rue printing ½d. (8 with an imprint block of eight, 1d. marginal (12 with a marginal block of four, an imprint plate number block of six and a single both showing weak entry), 2d., 6d. (unlisted in S.G.) and 2/- (short gum crease), 1964 50th. Anniversary of the Battle of the Falkland Islands sets (6 with imprint blocks of four) and 2½d. corner block of four with one showing weak entry and 1966 Churchill set, fine unmounted mint. Cat. £1,100+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premi...

(x) Falkland Islands1960-66 2/- black and lake-brown De La Rue printing (1966) with margins perforated through, marginal block of four. A rare multiple of this scarce stamp. S.G. 204a, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands1964 50th. Anniversary of the Falkland Islands, 1/- black and carmine-red, marginal with part imprint, variety watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. Very rare. B.P.A. Certificate (2015). S.G. 217w, £4,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryA Queen Victoria selection, comprising 1883 1½d. brown card, 1885 1½d.+1½d. brown reply card, 1892 1d. carmine card (2, one overprinted "specimen"), 1892 1d.+1d. carmine reply card and 1899 1d. envelope (light tone strips on reverse) overprinted "specimen", unused; fine to very fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1883 1½d. brown card overprinted "specimen", fine unused. Rare with just over 100 examples made. Heijtz P1 sp1Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 proof of the inscription, in black on thin surfaced paper (115x97mm.) number "4304/6" in pencil at foot; horizontal crease well clear of the inscription and almost certainly unique. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 1d. red-brown stamp impression proof on toned card (36x45mm.) marked "Appd RWC" and dated "102/39". Very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 1d. red-brown stamp impression proof on thin cream card (36x50mm.) numbered "B886". Very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 1d. red-brown card essay lacking the French U.P.U. inscription. marked "Not appd" in pencil across centre; very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 1d. red-brown (2), one overprinted "specimen", fine unused, the issued card with only 444 sold between 1938 and 1960, the Specimen with only 392 distributed; and offered with a wrapper for twelve cards (severed in two); also 1960 1d. card and 1d.+1d. reply paid card. A fine group. Heijtz P5, sp, 7, 8Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryPost Cards1938 1d.+1d. red-brown reply card (2, one overprinted "specimen", fine and a scarce pair. The issued card with 960 printed though not put on sale until 1958 and then only 60 sold before the remainder were destroyed. Heijtz P6, spSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryEnvelopes1913 1d. red proof in red, endorsed "G/Falkland Is//3057 in red and "Please Keep Clean/Return to Stamp Dept." in pencil; creased and some small stains though almost certainly unique in this form with the impression of the stamp similar to printing 1A though bearing none of the defects and therefore printed separately. Photoprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryEnvelopes1913-32 1d. red Type I (2, one overprinted "specimen" - a little toned) and Type III (2), unused. Heijtz E2a, asp, cSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryEnvelopes1917 1d. carmine (2, one overprinted "specimen"), fine unused. Heijtz E3, spSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryEnvelopes1938 1d. brown-red (2, two overprinted "specimen" with stamp impression in slightly different shades), fine. Heijtz E4, spSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryLetter Cards1913 1d. vermilion on blue (2, one overprinted "specimen"), unused, the Specimen with a couple of fox marks, the unused very fine. Heijtz L1, spSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryLetter Cards1938 1d. vermilion on blue (2, one overprinted "specimen") and accompanied by wrapper band; fresh and fine. Heijtz L2, spprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1912 F size 2d. blue (2, one overprinted "specimen"); the Specimen a little stained, the unused very fine. Heijtz R1, spSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1938 4d. blue proof on thin card (38x44mm.); fine and very rare. Photoprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1938 4d. blue proof on thin card (42x46mm.) marked "Appd/RWC/15/2/38"; very rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1938 4d. blue stamp box Type I overprinted "specimen", very fine. Heijtz R2aspSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1938 4d. blue stamp box Type I overprinted "specimen", very fine. Heijtz R2aspSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1938 4d. blue stamp box Type I size H and 1945 4d. blue stamp box Type II size H, both fine unused. Heijtz R2b, R3bprovenance:Major R.N. Spafford, February 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1939 4d. blue stamp box Type II size G, fine unused. very rare with only 325 issued. Heijtz R3a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryRegistered Envelopes1939 4d. blue stamp box Type II size H, 1960 4d. blue sizes F (2), G and H, fine unused. Heijtz R3b, 4a, 4b, 4cSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland IslandsPostal StationeryAerogramme1945 Falkland Islands and Dependencies "Army Form W. 3077." formula type in deep blue on grey with stamp area struck in black; very rare, particularly unused. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands DependenciesSouth Georgia Underprints1902-12 2½d. ultramarine, marginal from the foot of the sheet and with "South Georgia" S.G. Type Z2 underprint, scarce; horizontal gum crease. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands DependenciesSouth Georgia Underprints1902-12 6d. orange lower right corner example with "South Georgia" S.G. Type Z2 underprint, scarce; hinge remainder on face of margin. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands DependenciesSouth Georgia Underprints1902-12 1/- brown lower right corner example with "South Georgia" S.G. Type Z2 underprint, scarce; hinge remainder on face of margin. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands DependenciesSouth Georgia Surcharge1928 "2½d" on 2d. purple-brown, unmounted mint; trace of a horizontal gum bend, otherwise fine. B.P.A. Certificate (2013). S.G. 115, £1,300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsThe set of thirty-two in marginal blocks of four with imprint and accompanied by the 1945 6d. in blocks of four for each colony, fine unmounted mint. Cat. £672+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency Overprints1944 set of thirty-two and 1945 6d. for each Dependency, 1954-62 set with De La Rue ½d., 1d. and 1½d., and South Georgia 1963-69 ½d. to £1 set of sixteen, fine unmounted mint. Cat. £630Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsGraham Land set of eight, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fine unmounted mint. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2013) S.G. A1-8, £650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsSouth Georgia set of eight, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fine unmounted mint. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2012) S.G. B1-8, £650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsSouth Georgia ½d. black and green, variety watermark sideways, fine unmounted mint. Very rare. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2014). S.G. B1a, £4,750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsSouth Orkneys set of eight, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fine unmounted mint. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2013) S.G. C1-8, £650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Falkland Islands Dependencies1944-45 Dependency OverprintsSouth Shetlands set of eight, each perforated "specimen" (B9), fine unmounted mint. KGVI Expertising Certificate (2013) S.G. D1-8, £650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Falkland Islands Dependencies1946 Thick Map issue selection of blocks of four, comprising ½d. (2, one with broken arc), 1d. (3, one with broken arc and one with missing "i"), 2d. (2, one with broken arc), 3d. (3, one with broken arc and one with missing "i"), 4d. (2), 6d. (2), 9d, (2) and 1/- (2), these and some singles with minor unlisted varieties; 1948 Thin Map set each with dot in "t" and 1d. block of four with similar varietySubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Fiji1908 (29 Apr.) picture postcard to Queensland, bearing 1d. tied by G.P.O. Suva c.d.s. and showing large straight-line "s.s. suva." handstamp in violet. The card written by Frederick Quelhurst, a seaman working on the "Suva" which traded between Fiji and Australia, to his sister in-law. Rare. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(†) Fiji1973 (23 July) Development Projects, 1974 (22 May) Centenary of UPU, 1975-77 Birds and Flowers, 1975 (31 Oct.) Festivals of Joy, 1976 (26 Jan.) Sugar Trains, (26 Mar.) 40th Anniv. of Rotary and (1 Sept.) 25th Anniv. of Air Service official Australia Post New Issue press releases along with twenty-seven official imperforate black and white bromides of the new stamp issues. A good lot for the specialistSubject to 20% VAT on both Hammer Price and Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceA mostly mint, middle to modern, duplicated selection housed in seven albums or stockbooks and loose contained in two cartons, including blocks, sheets, Postage Dues, Pre-Cancels, Council of Europe, etc., mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceA mostly used, early to modern duplicated selection housed in eleven albums or stockbooks and loose contained in a carton, including 1900-06 Merson 2f. (50+), 1949 CITEX 10f. on first day cover, later first day covers, etc., condition very mixed but a very useful lotSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

France1853-81 80c., large margins, tied by lozenge cancellation to entire letter, dated 28 1862 to Tabasco, Bordeaux c.d.s. and framed "pp." alongside, red London transit (1.12) on the front; fine and scarceSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceFrench ColoniesA massive duplicated mint and used stock in nineteen albums or stockbooks and loose contained in two cartons, including General Issues, Algeria, Chad, Comoro Islands, Free French Forces in the Levant, French Polynesia, French Southern and Antarctic Territories 1957 Geophysical Year set in sheets of twenty-five, Gabon, Reunion, St. Pierre et Miquelon, Mauritania, Syria, Tunisia, Omnibus issues, imperfs., etc., mixed condition and an untidy lot which will repay careful inspectionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

FranceFrench ColoniesNiger1941 National Defence Fund set in complete sheets of twenty-five (5x5), unmounted mint, some slightly flat gum as usual; fine. S.G. 98a-98b, £1,000+Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

FranceFrench ColoniesIndo-China1908 (11 May) cover sent registered from Chong-King to Peking bearing 1903-04 Tablet type 10c. scarlet overprinted "tchongking" b-lingually (27), cancelled with ten strikes of "tchong-king" c.d.s., Han Kfou transit and Peking arrival stamp on reverse, attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1898 2d. orange and mauve, variety malformed "s", Plate 2, left pane R.7/3, fine mint. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1902-05 ½d. to 3/- set of twelve (2), one overprinted "specimen" (D12), fine unmounted mint. S.G. 45-56, £500Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1902-05 1/6d., 2/6d. and 3/- each locally handstamped "specimen" (12x1.5mm.) and with part strikes of the "colonie du gabon et du congo francais/direction de l'interieur", no gum as usual. Ex the Gabon U.P.U. postal archive dispersed c. 1975. A rare trio with probably only five of each originally existed. PhotoNote: These parallel the local Specimen handstamps from Hong Kong and Rhodesia (see Samuel p. 58) which were produced at the request of the U.P.U. and sent to Gabon at the same period as a result of this newly established French colony requiring examples of current stamps no...

(x) Gambia1904-06 1d. carmine block of four, one with variety dented frame, 1d., 3d. and 1/-, and 5d., 7½d. and 10d. trio each overprinted "specimen" (D12), fine unmounted mint. Cat. £339Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1906 ½d. on 2/6d. and 1d. on 3/-, ½d. on 2/6d. upper left corner vertical pair with R. 2/1 showing broken "e" in "penny" and ½d. on 2/6d. with interpanneau margin at left, R. 5/1 showing dropped "y" of "penny", fine unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1909 1d. to 3/- set of thirteen each overprinted "specimen" (D12), and as issued 1d., 2d., 3d. (2, one on lemon-yellow), 4d., 10d. and 3/- (marginal with plate number). fine unmounted mint. Cat. £494Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1909 2/- purple and bright blue on blue, variety dented frame, fine mint. Scarce. S.G. 83a, £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue½d. to 5/- set of seventeen overprinted "specimen" (D12), and as issued ½d. to 5/- set with most listed shades and some other additional values to 2/6d., some to 3/- marginal unmounted mintSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue½d., 4d. and 5d. horizontal pairs, the left-hand stamp in each variety split "a", fresh very lightly mounted or unmounted (4d.). S.G. 86c, 92d, 93a, £600Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue1½d., 3d., 6d. and 1/-, each variety split "a", fresh mint. S.G. 88a, 91d, 84a, 97d, £895Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue1/6d. violet and green, variety split "a", fresh lightly mounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 98a, £700. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue2/- black and red on blue, variety split "a", fresh lightly mounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 99a, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1913-22 Issue2/6d. black and red on blue, variety split "a", fresh lightly mounted mint. Scarce. S.G. 100a, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1921-22 ½d. to 4/- set of ten (2, one overprinted "specimen") and with additional 6d., 7½d., 10d. and 4/-, all four variety watermark reversed, 1935 Silver Jubilee, 1937 Coronation, 1946 Victory (2, one perforated "specimen"), 1948 Wedding and 1949 U.P.U. sets, fine mint and nearly all unmounted. Cat. £755Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Gambia1909 ½d., 3d. and 4d. each with Madame Joseph Macarthy Island c.d.s., 2d., 4d., 2/6d. and 3/- each with Madame Joseph forged oval registered datestamp and all but the last handstamped to that effect on reverse; fine. A scarce group. B.P.A. Certificate (2001) for 3/-Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Gambia1922-29 Elephant and Palm Trees 3/- slate-purple marginal block of four from the foot of the sheet, lightly mounted mint with the lower pair remaining unmounted. A scarce multiple. B.P.A. Certificate (1965). S.G. 137, £1,100+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesCameroun1897-1919, mint selection (29), including 3pf. shades, 50pf., 1900 to 5m., 1905-19 wartime printing 1m., 5m. (2), mint, chiefly unmounted, fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesCamerounBooklets: 1913 2m., two intact examples and two exploded examples, unmounted mint, some clipped perfs., also some loose panes. S.G. SB2, Michel MH3Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesCaroline Islands1899-1900 48 degree overprint 50pf. chocolate, unmounted mint; fine and scarce. Signed Kohler and with Jaschke-Lantelme Certificate (2006). S.G. 6, £950. Michel 6I, €1,800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesCaroline Islands1901-10 set, 1915-19 3pf., 5pf. and 5m., unmounted mint, the unwatermarked 3m. signed Bothe, the 5m. signed Lantelme; fine. S.G. 13-25, 27-29, £668, Michel 7-19, 21, A21, 22, €1,020Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman New Guinea1888 2m. Parcel address card; unused, superbSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman New Guinea1897-99 3pf. reddish brown (lebhaftbraunocker, Hartung Certificate 2017), 20pf., 25pf. and 50pf., unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 1b, 4-6, £ 302. Michel 1c, 4-6, €755Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman New Guinea1914-19 5m. carmine and black, 25 x 17 perf. holes, centre type III, unmounted mint, signed Bothe (twice) and Hartung Certificate (2017), S.G. 23a, £1,200, Michel 23BII, €2,200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman New Guinea1901 3pf. to 5m., 1914-19 3pf., 10pf., 5m. 26 x 17 perf. holes, 5m. 25 x 17 perf. holes, centre type II, unmounted mint, fine. Also 1900 5pf. on picture postcard, S.G. 7-19, 20, 22, 23, 23b, £722. Michel 7-19, 21, 23I AI, 23II, BI, 24, €1,560Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman Post Offices in China1898 48 degree 25pf., 50pf., 56 degree 3pf. to 50pf., 1901-04 Reichpost 5m. type II with Steuer Certificate 1993), 1905 no watermark set (10c. on 20pf. 20c. on 40pf. and 40c. on 80pf. mounted), the four high values each from the upper left corner of the sheet, 2½d. on 5m. with Jaschke-Lantelme Certificate 2006, 1905-19 watermarked set, unmounted mint except four, many signed, fine. S.G. 5-12, 35a, 36-55, £979, Michel 5I-6I, 1II-6II, 27II, 29-47, €2,560Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more in...

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman Post Offices in China1901-04 3pf. to 80of. on piece with Tsingfu cancellations, 1905-09 20c. on 40pf. on registered piece with Schanghai cancellation, Kiaochow 1905 two covers to Altona, the first franked 2c. (2), the other franked 4c.; fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman Post Offices in Morocco1899 60c. on 50pf., 1906-11 3c. on 3pf. to 6p. 25 on 5m., 1911-18 3c. on 3pf. (50), also 1921 unissued 25c. on 20pf. to 1p. on 80pf. (6 values, Michel 10II-15II, Hartung Certificate 2018), unmounted mint, chiefly fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesGerman Post Offices in the Turkish Empire1902-04 10pi. on 2m. blue and 25pi. on 5m. lake and black, unmounted mint, fresh and fine. S.G. 33-34, £550. Michel 21II, 23II, €1,450Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesKiaochow1900 48 degree overprint 48 degree 5Pfg. on 10pf., surcharge type II, without blue crayon line, of unmounted mint appearance but very lightly hinged; fine. Signed Steuer, Jaschke-Lantelme Certificate (2010). S.G. 2 var., Michel 1 II FhSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesKiaochow1901 3pf. to 5m. carmine and black, unmounted mint and all from the top of the sheet, few wrinkles, fine and scarce. S.G. 11-23, £650. Michel 5-17, €1,800Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesKiaochow1905 no watermark 1c., 1d. (25 x 16 perf. holes, 2), 1905-18 watermarked set with additional 1d., 1½d. and 2½d., unmounted mint and fineSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesKiaochow1905 no watermark 1½c. violet-black, unmounted mint from the right of the sheet. Superb and a very rare stamp. Steuer Certificate (2017), S.G. 32, £1,500. Michel 26A, €3,000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesMariana Islands1899-1900 56 degree overprint set, 1901 3pf. to 5m., 1916-19 3pf., 5m. (the two different perfs.), unmounted mint, fine. S.G. 7-27a, £949. Michel 1II-6II, 7-21B, €1,650Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesMarshall Islands1897-1900 "Marshall-Inseln" 3pf. grey-brown, broken right ribbon variety (Hartung Certificate 2017), 3pf. yellow-brown, from the top of the sheet, signed Bothe, both unmounted mint and fine. S.G. G5 var, G5a, £431+. Michel 7aI, 7b, €1,150Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesMarshall Islands1901 3pf. to 5m. carmine and black, 1916-19 3pf., 5m., unmounted mint, the unwatermarked Mark values all from the right of the sheet, the watermarked 5m. from the lower left corner of the sheet; a few wrinkles, fine. S.G. G11-25, £656. Michel 13-27, €750Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyGerman ColoniesSamoa1900 3pf. to 50pf., 1900-01 3pf. to 5m., 1915-19 3pf., 5pf. and 10pf., and Togo 1897-98 3pf., 5pf., 1900 3pf. to 5m., 1909-10 3pf. to 5m., unmounted mint, fine. S.G. £1,400Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GermanyA duplicated selection in albums, packets and loose contained in a carton, including 1923 Inflation period with sheets, booklet sheets and block, Allied Occupations with local issues, West Germany, East Germany with better early sets on cover, Saar, Schleswig with sheets, etc., unmounted mint, unused and used, many covers/cards, mixed conditionSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Germany1914-17 Red Cross Feldpostkartes and postcards (67), ten postcards sent from Corporal Bootz to Frau Bootz in Mulhausen showing his military progress with 42nd Infantry Division from the Army Prison at Traunstein, forty-three Red Cross Feldpostkartes to the Liaison centre in Copenhagen sent from various locations in Germany and Russia, also several to Austria, France, Switzerland and England; an interesting groupSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

Germany1933 Zeppelin Chicago flight 1h., 2m. and 4m. (pair), used, good to fine, also 1921 12m. booklet, intact, some clipped and slightly stained perfs., S.G.510-512, SB15, £2,725Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) GermanyTheresienstadt1944 Parcel Admission labels: Red Cross souvenir blocks of four, in brown (2 shades), unused without gum as issued; a few wrinkles, fine. Michel RK2-3Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1684 (31 Oct.) entire letter from John Fowkes to John Wyse in London, marked "p. Capt. Robts QDC" and with manuscript "3" charged on arrival, "fe/22" Bishopmark across join on reverse; good content with reference to a previous letter forwarded via Consul and Cadiz to London, this current letter being forwarded by a small ship from Malaga bound for Bristol. A fine and very early letter. PhotoNote: Gibraltar was Spanish at this time. A British Naval Victualling Office had just been established following the withdrawal, earlier that year, from Tangier.provenance:Geoffrey Os...

GibraltarEarly Letters1756 (28 July) and 1759 (11 May) entire letters from the same correspondence addressed "To be left in the Laigh Coffee House in Edinburgh", the former, probably sent as a ship letter via Portsmouth, rated "5" (deleted) and "In 11", the latter carried privately to London, rated "6" and showing, on reverse, part London Receiving house and BishopmarkSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1756 (3 Sept.) entire letter to Edinburgh, showing manuscript "P" favour of Col. Rob Bertie (in Gibraltar) and, on reverse, faint straight-line "truro" and "8/no" Bishopmark; the reverse with small part missing where wax seal was removed. PhotoNote: War broke out in May 1756 principally between England and France but eventually many countries were involved. In May the French had attacked the British at the island of Minorca after a long deception amassing their fleet off Toulon. Admiral Byng was despatched to restore the position but left some of his supporting forces in...

GibraltarEarly Letters1762 (21 June) and (10 Oct.) entire letters from the same correspondence to Brechin, both carried by private ship to Aberdeen, rated "6" and "2", the former with "10/au" Bishopmark on reverse, the latter with small straight-line "aberdeen" in red. A fine pair of coversNote: Towards the end of the Seven Years war Britain had declared war on Spain. This led to a threat of siege in Gibraltar and the expelling of British citizens from neighbouring parts of Spain. The writer of both letters, John Chalmers, was one such citizen.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more i...

GibraltarEarly Letters1767 (17 Aug.) and 1768 (1 Mar.) entire letters from the same correspondence addressed "To be left at Forrests Coffee House, Edinburgh", both showing unframed "portsmouth/ship lre" with London Bishopmark on reverse, the former rated "In 1n7" (double rate) and the latter rated "In 10"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1769 (7 Apr.) letter from the Commodore's secretary aboard H.M.S. Jersey to John Raleigh, Secretary to the Garrison in Gibraltar; 1796 (22 Dec.) letter from Admiral Vincent to John Duckworth (the senior naval officer in charge of retaking Minorca) concerning the appointment of Surgeons first mates on the "Leviathan" and the appointment of one Mr. Notto, a resident on the island of Minorca; and 1799 (11 Jan.) letter from Admiral Vincent to the Officers of Ordnance concerning the supply of a 24 pounder gun for the gunboat "Cacafogo"Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. Fo...

GibraltarEarly Letters1772 (3 Feb.) entire letter written from "Le Vaisseau de Guerre la Princesse Wilhelmine Caroline au Rade de Gibraltar" to "a Son Excellence Monsieur de Cornwallis Lieutenant General de la Majesté Roi D'Angleterre, et Gouverneur la Cittadelle de Gibraltar", the contents regarding a vessel which grounded on the way to Gibraltar, the Captain requesting the Governor of Gibraltar to allow them to make repairs and to store their gunpowder in the nearest magazine; recipient's endorsement "Danish Captain Billy" inside. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT...

GibraltarEarly Letters1780 (27 Jan.) entire letter from Robert Forbes, Captain of H.M.S. Apollo, to Scotland, rated "5" (deleted) and "In all 11", showing unframed "plymouth/ship-lre" and, on reverse, "10/mr" Bishopmark. Wonderful content including "I am glad to inform you of our success in taking and distressing our enemies...on the 16th of June off Cape St. Vincent...we fell in with the Spanish fleet, who has so long intercepted our Mediterranean trade, which consisted of nine sails of the line & four frigates, the weather at that time was very foggy and before we saw them we was very near t...

GibraltarEarly Letters1798 (2 Nov.) entire letter, marked "On His Majesty's Service", from Admiral Vincent on board "Le Souverain" to "Major General Martin, the respective Office of Ordnance, Gibraltar" complaining of the standards and fittings on some of the Navy ship and offers to use spares from on board Le Souverain. Scarce with few pieces of such mail having survivedSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1799 (18 Dec.) entire letter to Dorset, rated "7" (deleted) and "1/2" with, on reverse, London datestamp. The contents concern military operations on Gibraltar and the movements and adventures of the writerSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1811 (27 June) entire to Rhode Island, marked "Capt Wells, Schooner", showing Boston c.d.s. (30.8) and unframed "ship" (both in red) with manuscript "22" alongsideSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1847 (26 July) entire letter to Boston USA, marked "pr schr Cutter" and showing "new-york/ship/7 cts" d.s. in redSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1854 (23 July) entire letter from the French Consulate to it's counterpart in Marseilles, showing "consulat de france/gibraltar" cachet and "Eagle" illustrated cachets of Marseilles in blue-green and Gibraltar (on reverse); clean and attractive. Photoprovenance:Soler & Llach auction, February 1995Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1859 (19 Nov.) entire letter sent privately by Carver Brothers on board "Malaga" to Lisbon arriving 22 November. It was then put in the mail by a forwarding agent, franked 25r. and showing despatch d.s. (22.11) with arrival datestamp (25.11) on reverse. UnusualSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarEarly Letters1865 (30 June) entire to Malta sent as an exempt Consignee letter, marked "pr Str Palestine" and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. overstruck with "A26" obliterator. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1759 (30 Oct.) entire letter to Edinburgh, indistinctly rated and showing a superb strike of the "Andalucia/Alta" h.s. applied at the San Roque Post Office, forwarded by land to La Coruna and then by ship to England, "de/5" Bishopmark on reverse. Very fine and the earliest known example sent through the San Roque Post Office. PhotoNote: The service of mail ships to La Coruna was re-established in 1759 due to the war...

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1765 (10 Aug.) entire letter addressed "To be left at Forrests Coffee House, Edinburgh", sent overland via San Roque and Sevillle (light "Andulucia/Alta" h.s. applied), to Lisbon where it was shipped by packet to Falmouth, rated "6" and "2/-". PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1766 (13 June) entire letter addressed "To be left at Forrests Coffee House, Edinburgh", sent overland Sevillle (very light "Andulucia/Alta" h.s. applied), to Lisbon where it was shipped by packet to Falmouth, rated "6" and "2/-" and showing, on reverse, London Bishopmark (7.7); slightly soiled. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1767 (7 Jan.) entire letter from Larache, Morocco to Marseilles, carried privately to Gibraltar where it was endorsed on reverse "Recevida el 26 marco y encaminada el 28 por la M.S. Juaqui Aboab Gibr", forwarded overland and showing a very fine strike of the Seville "Andalucia/Alta" h.s.; most attractive. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view...

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1767 (23 Feb.) and (3 Apr.) entire letters from the same correspondence addressed "To be left at Forrests Coffee House, Edinburgh", both sent overland via Seville to Lisbon and then by packet to Falmouth, both with legible "Andalucia/Alta" h.s. and London Bishopmark on reverse; both a trifle soiled and the former with some wear at edgesSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and...

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1788 (18 Aug.) entire letter to Bath, rated "1/6" and "1/11", showing a superb strike of "andalucia/vaxa" h.s. with two London transit d.s. on reverse; fine and rare. Photoprovenance:Soler & Llach auction, February 1995Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1792 (5 Apr.) entire letter to Bathford, Somerset, rated "2/9", showing fine "andalucia/vaxa" h.s. in red with London transit datestamps on reverse. Neat and attractive. Photoprovenance:"The Rock", December 1998Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1801 (14 Dec.) entire letter to San Sebastian, rated "11" and showing a good to fine strike of the very rare "S. Roq./andalucia/vaxa" h.s. in red. The earliest recorded date of the first San Roque handstamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1807 (2 Apr.) entire letter to Jerez de la Frontera, showing fine to very fine "s.roque./andalucia/baxa" h.s. and "6q" (cuartos) h.s., both in red. Scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1808 (2 Oct.) entire letter ex the Priaulx correspondence to Weymouth (to be forwarded to Guernsey), marked "Via Corunna", rated "4/-" (deleted), "4/1" (deleted) and "4/2", showing good to fine strike of scarce "s.roque./andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red. A fine cover. PhotoNote: The overland mail service to Corunna for the Falmouth Packets was re-opened, for a very short period, in May 1808.provenance: G.A. Osborn, May 19...

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1815 (25 July) entire letter to Oporto, showing fair to fine "s.roque/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red, oval-framed "hespanha" and handstruck "90" (Reis). Neat and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1818 (23 Nov.) entire letter to Genoa showing very fine "s.roque/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red, recipient's? notation at top of face panel. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1820 (18 June) entire letter to Madrid, showing good to fine "s.roque/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red overstruck by handstruck "8" (cuartos) applied on arrival. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1824 (5 Aug.) printed Isaac Hadwen & Co. Prices Current to Scheidam, Holland, rated "19", showing fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" h.s. in red and mainly fine espagne/par bayonne" h.s. The earliest known use of this handstamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1828 (Apr.) entire to the Consul-General of Sardinia at Marseilles, rated "12", showing fair to fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" h.s. and fine "s.roque/franca" h.s., both in red, and "espagne par/st jean-de-luz" h.s. with arrival d.s. (17.5) on reverse. Clean. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1829 (Dec.) entire letter to the Consul-General of Sardinia at Marseilles, rated "12", showing fair to fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" h.s. and good to fine "s.roque/franca" h.s., both in red, "espagne par/st jean-de-luz" h.s. and handstruck "3" accountancy h.s. with arrival d.s. (16.12) on reverse. Clean. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1832 (Mar.) entire letter to Oporto, showing fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" h.s. and handstruck "90" (reis), both in red, fineSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Spanish Overland MailRegular arrangements were made, about 1749, for the English Mails to be carried through Spain although the service was suspended in times of war.1837 (15 July) entire letter to Genoa, rated "8" and "41", showing fine "de gibr/s.roque/andabaxa" and "espagne/par oleron" handstamps in red and handstruck "2"; and 1837 (28 Sept.) entire letter to Marseilles, rated "20" and "21", showing straight-line "catalan", "espagne par/perpignan" and handstruck "2", all in red. A good pair of covers sent during the Carlist warNote: During the Carlist civil war, 1833 to 1840,...

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1812 (20 Jan.) entire letter to Guernsey, marked "Via Weymouth", rated "2/8" and showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" in red (crossed by light vertical filing crease), fine. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1818 (Feb.) entire, with disinfection slits, to London, rated "2/10" and showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" in red with arrival c.d.s. (23.2) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1834 large part entire to "The Secretary at War, War Office, London", showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" above "paid" h.s., upon arrival rated "1d" which has been deleted, by reason of the addressee's franking privilege and with fine Crowned "To be/delivered/Free" h.s. in red and, on reverse, F.P.O. and Time datestamps (4.3); central vertical filing crease otherwise fine and unusual. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1839 (May) entire to London, rated "5/-" in red (double rate), showing curved-framed "gibraltar" above "paid" (crossed by two filing creases), curved-framed "foreign paid" in red and Paid arrival d.s. (27.5). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1839 (25 Sept.) entire letter to Lisbon, rated "1/6" in red and "840" (reis), showing mainly fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s., framed "p. brit" in blue and, on reverse, arrival d.s. (29.9) also in blue. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1840 (2 July) entire letter to Oporto, showing good to fine curved-framed "gibraltar" with framed "p. brit", handstruck "180" (reis) and, on reverse, Lisbon transit c.d.s. (5.7), all in blue. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1842 (Dec.) envelope to Edinburgh, rated "1/-" in red, showing mainly fine curved-framed "gibraltar" above "paid" h.s. and Paid arrival c.d.s. (10.1.43). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1844 (30 Mar.) entire letter to Salem, Mass., rated "2/11" in red, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s., London (2.4) and Liverpool (10.4) transit d.s. and "boston/ship" c.d.s. (6.5) in red. A neat and attractive cover. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1844 (16 Nov.) entire to Porto, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar", framed "p. brit" and handstruck "120" (reis) in blue, manuscript "160" (reis) with, on reverse, Lisbon (19.11) and arrival (23.11) datestamps in blue. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1844 (26 Dec.) entire letter to Scotland, rated "1/-" in red, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" above "paid" h.s. partly overstruck by red London Paid transit d.s. (21.1) with arrival d.s. (23.1) on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1846 (28 Oct.) entire to Salem, Mass, via Baring Bros. at London, rated "2/-" in red, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s. (crossed by vertical filing crease), London (9.11) and Liverpool (10.11) transit d.s. and U.S. handstruck "7" in red. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1848/49 entire (no side flaps) to Marseilles, rated "2", showing a fine strike of the very rare small curved-framed "gibraltar" h.s. in red with "outre-mer/marseille" entry c.d.s. (18.1) also in red alongside. This is the last know use of the small arc handstamp and one of only eight known. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarThe Packet Agency1852 (3 Aug.) and (14 Oct.) entires to Cadiz, both rated "5" showing Gibraltar double-arc d.s. and "1R" h.s. in redSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1856 (22 Jan.) entire to London showing superb handstruck "6" in blue Crossed by vertical filing crease) and, on reverse, "gibraltar/22 ja 1856/ship letter" d.s. (crossed by vertical filing crease), also in blue, overstruck by boxed Liverpool Ship d.s. (30.1) and arrival c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1856 (24 Mar.) entire to Porto, marked "pr Sultan", showing fine handstruck "6" with Gibraltar double-arc d.s. on reverse, both in blue, carried to London where framed "Returned for/ Postage" in red was applied believing this to be an unpaid letter, the handstamp deleted and sent to Portugal showing arrival c.d.s. (14.4) and "350" (reis) charge mark. Most unusual. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1856 (19 May) entire to Plymouth, marked "Per Taurus", showing handstruck "6" in blue (crossed by vertical filing crease) and, on reverse, "gibraltar/19 my 1856/ship letter" d.s. (crossed by filing crease) also in blue, boxed "liverpool/ship" d.s. (25.5) and arrival d.s. (26.5)Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1865 (28 Feb.) envelope to Reading, bearing GB wing-margin 6d. lightly cancelled "A26", showing a superb strike of the handstruck "1/-" in black with "insufficiently/prepaid" h.s. at top left, manuscript "Deficient postage 6d./Fine 6d." at lower left and arrival c.d.s. (7.3) with London transit d.s. on reverse. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1858 (9 Nov.) envelope, complete with letter, to The Countess of Hardwick at Wimpole Hall, Cambridgeshire, to her son serving on H.M.S. Euryalos at Ferrol, showing a superb strike of the handstruck "1/-" in blue-green and, on reverse, a fine strike of the "Posted unpaid and opened/in due course, but having/originated out of Gibraltar/forwarded charged with fine" handstamp, with "opened in due course" deleted and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. below, all three in the same ink, also showing Liverpool Ship (17.11), London (18.11), Royston (18.11) and Arringto...

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1868 (20 Dec.) unfranked envelope to London, marked "Per Packet", showing manuscript "Postage 6d./Fine - 6d." followed by a superb strike of the handstruck "1/-" in black, despatch c.d.s. at lower left and, on reverse, three different London c.d.s. (25-26.12) alongside manuscript "1/- to pay" and initials in pencil; central vertical fold well clear of the handstamp. Rare. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarAccountancy and Instructional Marks1875 (4 Sept.) entire to Genoa, marked "pr Nantes", bearing GB 2d. blue Plate 14 cancelled "A26" and with Gibraltar c.d.s. at top centre, received too late for despatch by this vessel and showing a superb strike of the "too-late" h.s. together with "con Bastin Mercant" h.s. (only found on mail on merchantmen coming from South America), upon arrival franked with 40c. Postage Due cancelled with penmarks and Genoa c.d.s. (9.9); filing crease crosses the Postage due. The only recorded example of the Too Late handstamp. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, Apr...

GibraltarShip Letters1849 (31 Mar.) entire to Petersburg, USA, marked "pr first Packet via Boston or New York", rated "1/8" in red crayon and showing "gibraltar/ship letter" h.s. circular-undated "gibraltar/paid" and Gibraltar c.d.s., all in black, London Paid d.s. (7.4), and U.S. paid" and "5/cents" h.s. in red; small stain on face panel otherwise fine and full of character. A very late use of the Ship Letter handstamp in black. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1848 (12 Mar.) envelope to Scotland, rated "8" and showing a fine strike of the "gibraltar/ship letter" h.s. in black and Gibraltar double-arc code A d.s. (an early date of use), the reverse with London (20.3), Berwick and Haddington (21.3) c.d.s.; fine and most attractive. Photoprovenance:G.A. Osborn, May 1991Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1850 (20 Sept.) entire letter to Genoa, rated "4", showing mainly fine "gibraltar/ship letter" h.s. and Gibraltar double-arc d.s., both in blue. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1851 (18 Aug.) entire letter to Leghorn, marked "p. Osmanli", rated "4" in red and "8" (denari), showing a fine strike of the "gibraltar/18 au 1851/ship letter" d.s. in blue with red oval-framed "v.p.m." h.s. (Via Particolare Marittima) alongside and, on reverse, arrival c.d.s. (27.8). Fine and attractive. PhotoNote: "V.P.M." was only used on mail arriving by merchant ships between March 1851 and December 1852. The charge for a foreign letter was 8 denari in addition to the ship letter rate of 4d.provenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. F...

GibraltarShip Letters1852 (20 Mar.) entire letter to Genoa, rated "8" in red and "3" (centissimi), showing fine "gibraltar/20 mr 1852/ship letter" d.s. in blue with red "via/di mare" alongside; horizontal filing crease just clear of datestamp. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1852 (24 Mar.) entire letter to Savannah, Georgia, marked "Via England and New York, rated "1/4" in red, showing good to fine "gibraltar/24 mr 1852/ship letter" d.s. in blue, "br packet/boston" transit c.d.s. (16.4) with, on reverse, framed "liverpool/ship" d.s. (31.3) and "art-10" accountancy h.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarShip Letters1858 (8 Dec.) envelope to London, bearing GB 6d. centrally cancelled by fine "G", showing mainly fine "gibraltar/8 de 1858/ship letter" d.s. in blue and "paid/liverpool/ship" tombstone transit d.s. (6.1) in red; the envelope with some minor peripheral faults. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMilitary Mail1827 (30 May) entire letter from a regimental pensioner in London to "John Courtney Colour Sergeant 12th foot Gibraltar or elsewhere", showing manuscript "1", Chelsea 1d. Post Paid h.s. and London Paid c.d.s., all in red and, on reverse, "paid/7.night7" oval d.s. and Foreign Office c.d.s. PhotoNote: The 12th Regiment went to Gibraltar on garrison duty on 25 November 1823 and returned to England in 1834.provenance:Gerald Sattin, May 2004Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMilitary Mail1842 (1 Dec.) entire to Sergeant Andrew Stevenson at the Royal Artillery, Woolwich, marked "paid 1d" and with large "1" in red ink and showing curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s. with London arrival c.d.s. (12.12) alongside, a further London datestamp on reverse. Photoprovenance:Gerald Sattin, May 2004Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMilitary Mail1843 (20 July) entire letter to Port Glasgow, headed "From James Risk Seaman on board H.M.S. Malabar", countersigned by Commanding Officer, showing stitch marks at lower left where a penny coin had been secured, showing circular "falmouth/1d/paid" in red and, on reverse, clear arrival d.s. (1.8). PhotoNote: On 26–27 August 1843, Malabar, under the command of Sir George Sartorius, assisted in fighting a fire that destroyed the United States Navy sidewheel frigate USS Missouri at Gibraltar and took aboard about 200 of Missouri's survivors. provenance:Gerald Ellott, Decembe...

GibraltarMilitary Mail1857 (19 Aug.) entire to Gibraltar, headed "From No. 5416 Pte. Wm. Crawford No. 1 Company 67 Regt Citadel Plymouth", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing GB 1d. Star neatly cancelled with Plymouth "spoon" duplex and showing, on reverse, London transit c.d.s. in red. PhotoNote: After nine years service in the West Indies the 67th Regiment returned to England in February 1857, reaching Plymouth on 28 March, where it remained for just over a year. It then moved to Aldershot and then returned to Plymouth where it subsequently embarked for further service abroad in In...

GibraltarMilitary Mail1859 (17 Nov.) envelope to Bristol, headed "From Sergt G.N. Gordon 100th Regiment Gibraltar", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing GB 1d. tied by light "A26" and Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue with arrival datestamp (27.11) on reverse. PhotoNote: The 100th Royal Canadian Regiment landed at Gibraltar on 4 June 1859, commanded by Lt. Col. G. de Rottenburg who before his appointment had been Adjutant-General of the Canadian Militia. The regiment was raised in Canada to serve the British Army during the Indian Mutiny. With the Mutiny suppressed it was stationed at Gibralta...

GibraltarMilitary Mail1862 envelope to Pembroke, headed "From Dennis Dailey on board H.M. Ship Scylla Gibraltar", countersigned by Commanding Officer, bearing GB 1d. star tied by "A81" mailboat obliterator and showing arrival datestamp (7.3) on reverse. A unique combination of sailor's concessionary rail and mailboat cancel. B.P.A. Certificate (2010). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMilitary Mail1871 double rate front affixed to an envelope to Devonport, headed "From J. Battershill SB (Sick Berth) Attendant, H.M.S. Northumberland, Gibraltar", countersigned by Commanding Officer, showing framed "over oz/more-to pay" h.s. with manuscript "½" inserted at the London G.P.O. where two 1d. red where applied and tied by "35" in diamond of bars, marked "Coin" and compulsorily registered with handstruck "1/-" amended by hand to "1/1" and with "registered/devonport" oval d.s. (29.7) in red; some faults but a remarkable and very rare compulsorily registered item. Photopro...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1784 (19 Nov.) entire from Cadiz to Gibraltar showing straight-line "cadiz" in red, no other markings; the letter has been slit and disinfected with vinegar resulting in much staining and causing it to be a little distressed; and 1790 (12 Jan.) entire letter (heavy filing crease at right) from Madrid to the same addressee, showing circular-framed "7" in red (quarts de vellon), no other markings, the contents tell of a rumour that the Russian fleet had just passed Gibraltar heading east and asks the addressee for immediate confirmation and further intelligenceN...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1803 (2 Mar.) entire letter from J.M. Whinnie at Cadiz to "Captain James Guthrie, Aide de Camp & Acting Mily Secretary to General His Royal Highness Duke of Kent Governor of Gibraltar", showing fine "8q" rate h.s. alongside straight-line "cadiz" in the same red ink; the contents refer to a delay in writing due to being in quarantine for four days with a consequence of the post not leaving the Garrison, and the arrival of the Dutch Admiral De Wintter and two ships; clean and attractive. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Prem...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1812 (29 Nov.) entire letter, headlined "Cueta Bay, H.M. Ship Cleopatra", to Exeter and re-addressed to Surrey, rated "2/6", showing almost complete curved-framed "gibraltar" in red, Exeter mileage h.s. and, on reverse, London c.d.s. and "time" d.s. in red; some wear and splitting along folds. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1827 (28 Mar.) entire from Malaga to Gibraltar, showing "malaga/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red and manuscript "23" (quartos for a 6-7 Adarmes letter); 1833 (15 May) entire letter from Mondragon (Basque country) to Gibraltar, showing despatch h.s. and handstruck "11" (quartos for a 5 Adarmes letter) in red; 1833 (4 Mar.) entire letter from Irun to Gibraltar, showing despatch h.s. and manuscript "24" (quartos for an 8-10 Adarmes letter); and 1842 (30 Mar.) entire letter from Gibraltar to Cadiz showing manuscript "22½" (quartos for an 11-12 Adarmes letter). An inter...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1835 (7 Jan.) entire letter from Malaga to Birmingham, rated "5/8" and showing curved-framed "gibraltar" in black (crossed by horizontal filing crease). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1836 (14 Jan.) "Pursuant to Act of Parliament Seventh George the Fourth." printed entire from the Royal Hospital, Chelsea to a pensioner in the 8th Battalion, Royal Artillery, Gibraltar, showing Crowned "free" d.s. and with curved-framed "gibraltar" at left with manuscript "Not called for" alongside; returned to London and with arrival c.d.s. (11.2) on reverse. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1837 (31 Oct.) entire from Malaga to London, marked "pr Steamer Calpe", rated "2/6", showing superb "malaga/andalucia/baxa" h.s. in red and mainly fine curved-framed "gibraltar" h.s. in black with arrival c.d.s. (29.11) on reverse. PhotoNote: Spanish postal regulations required that letters put aboard any ship were first to be presented to the post office for stamping. Although the rule was generally ignored, this letter was correctly handstamped in Malaga.provenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vi...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1838 (29 Jan.) entire letter from Trinity House in London to the Governor of Gibraltar, rated "1/-" and showing red despatch Paid d.s., the contents concern the delivery of a lightning conductor for the lighthouse at Europa Point; heavy central vertical filing crease and recipient's notation on reverse and at top right of face panelSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1840 (1 Oct.) entire letter from London to Seville, marked "p Mary Ann & Arabella", carried privately to Gibraltar, showing "de gibr/s.roque/anda baxa" h.s. and handstruck "6", both overstruck by "11R" h.s., all in red. Clean and attractiveSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1842 (23 Nov.) entire letter from Malaga to Boston USA, marked "Via England", rated "1/8" in red, showing fine curved-framed "gibraltar" over "paid" h.s., London Paid c.d.s. (2.12), Liverpool d.s. (13.12) and U.S. "ship/6" h.s. in red. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1844 (9 Feb.) entire letter from Corfu, Ionian Islands, to Seville, marked "Spain via Malta and Gibraltar", rated "10d", showing curved-framed "gibraltar" and framed "Returned/for Postage" in red; the letter, written by Lt. General Seaton, refers to regiments under his command in 1812 under Wellington; fine and rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1849 (2 May) entire letter from the Sardinian Consulate in Calcutta to the Sardinian Consul-General in Gibraltar, marked "p Steamer Oriental", rated "S2/-" in red and "1/8", showing framed "india" in red and boxed "to/pay" in black with, on reverse, unclear despatch d.s. and arrival double-arc d.s. (25.6). PhotoNote: This letter weighed ¾oz. and was therefore double rate. The double rate was 1 Rupee (2/- sterling), hence "S2/-", to Alexandria. The second part of the journey was treated as unpaid, hence "1/8" double the rate from Alexandria to Gibraltar and the...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1850 (20 Sept.) entire (some light discolouration) from Granville, France to Gibraltar, showing despatch c.d.s., "2R" h.s. in red and, on reverse, "s. roque/andalucia" c.d.s. (30.9) in red and manuscript "Se devuele esta carta porque no se ha presentado ninguna person para reclamar esta carta" (we return this letter after nobody came to collect); and 1866 (29 Nov.) envelope from Marseilles to Gibraltar, franked 50c., showing despatch and arrival datestamps with Cadiz San Roque transit d.s. (4.12) on reverseSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more inform...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1851 (6 Jan.) entire letter from Singapore to Cadiz via Gibraltar, marked "Via Suez", rated "10", showing circular "purife au lazaret/malte" h.s. with, on reverse, Alexandria British Post Office (6.2) and Gibraltar (15.2) transit datestamps; cleanSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1851 (25 Feb.) mourning envelope from Windsor to Gibraltar, marked "per Ganges" and "Ship Letter", bearing GB 1841 2d. blue (4, all touched or cut-into) and showing light "ship letter/london" c.d.s. (26.2) in red; 1856 (31 May) envelope from Wells, Somerset, to Gibraltar, marked "Ship Letter via Liverpool", bearing GB Embossed 6d. tied by "864" barred numeral and showing, on reverse, despatch and London datestamps; and 1862 (3 May) entire letter from London to Gibraltar, marked "Via Southampton pr Mooltan", rated "6" and showing red despatch c.d.s.Subject to...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1860 (14 Feb.) envelope from Torquay to Commander de Vere, H,M.S. Agemennon at Gibraltar, marked "Via France", bearing GB 1d. Stars (3) and 6d. lilac cancelled with "805" duplex and showing, at lower left, superb Gibraltar c.d.s. (24.2) and circular-framed "s" (indicating transit via Spain) in the same blue ink, London transit c.d.s. (13.2) on reverse, fine and attractive franking; also 1860 (Jan.) Officer's envelope from Gibraltar to Torquay sent by Commander de Vere, bearing GB 6d. lilac cancelled "466" on arrival at Liverpool, showing "paid/liverpool/ship" (...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1861 (24 Apr.) entire from the Italian Consul in Malta to his counterpart in Gibraltar, rated "4", showing framed "to/pay" in black, arrival c.d.s. (5.5) and, on reverse, superb despatch c.d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1861 (Oct.) envelope ex the Movillo" correspondence from Italy? to Gibraltar, showing fine handstruck "2d" h.s. in black and neat arrival c.d.s. (15.10). Scarce. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1862 (28 Feb.) entire letter from Trieste to Gibraltar via London, rated "1/2", showing despatch c.d.s., framed "returned for/ postage" in red applied in London, Gibraltar arrival d.s. (14.3), boxed "to/pay" in black with manuscript "8" alongside and, on reverse, London transit c.d.s. (4.3). PhotoNote: The rate to London was 8d. overland and then 6d. to Gibraltar (hence 1/2) but direct rate was also 8d.. Marked in London as returned for postage and charged 8d. on arrival in Gibraltar.Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Te...

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1862 (6 May) envelope from London to Gibraltar, marked "Paris & Madrid", bearing GB 1d. and 6d. (the former paying a late fee), showing oval-framed "pd" in red, circular-framed "s" in black (indicating transit via Spain" and arrival c.d.s. (13.5) with red despatch c.d.s. on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1865 (16 Mar.) entire from London to Gibraltar, marked "Via France", bearing GB 1/- tied by "92" duplex, showing oval-framed "pd" in red, circular-framed "s" in black (indicating transit via Spain) and arrival c.d.s. (23.3; crossed by horizontal filing crease). Photoprovenance:G.A. Osborn, May 1991Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarMail to or via Gibraltar1867 (18 Nov.) unstamped envelope from Lisbon to Swatow, China, showing despatch c.d.s., a good to fine strike of the very rare "paid/postage accounted for by/portugal to g.p.o. london" h.s., Gibraltar transit c.d.s. (22.11) and, on reverse, Hong Kong (7.1) and arrival (10.1) datestamps. Extremely rare, especially so on mail to China, and certainly the finest of the few recorded examples of this handstamp. PhotoNote: This handstamp appears to have been intended for official mail, either Embassy or Consular, and may have been introduced as a result of the Treat...

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used in Gibraltar1859 (22 Mar.) entire letter to Cadiz, marked "Estafeta" (Express Post), bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "63" and showing "san roque/cadiz" c.d.s. (23.3) with arrival datestamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used from Gibraltar1859 (26 Aug.) entire letter to Cadiz, marked "Estafeta" (Express Post), bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "63" and showing "san roque/cadiz" c.d.s. (26.8) with arrival datestamp on reverse. Neat and attractive. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used in Gibraltar1860 (12 Sept.) entire letter to Cadiz, marked "Estafeta" (Express Post), bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "63" and showing "san roque/cadiz" c.d.s. with arrival datestamp on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish Stamps used from Gibraltar1860 (10 Dec.) entire to Cadiz, marked "Per San Servando", bearing 4c. tied by "rueda" "3", showing light Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue, manuscript "2" in red and Cadiz arrival c.d.s. on reverse. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarSpanish and G.B. Stamps used in Combination1858 (19 Oct.) entire to Cadiz, marked "per Ville de Malaga", bearing 1856 4c. (cut-into) and G.B. 2d., both lightly cancelled "G" and tied by "rueda" "3" and showing Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue. Very rare. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1857 (18 Sept.) entire to Livorno, bearing 1d. pair tied by clear "G" obliterator, showing Gibraltar double-arc d.s., charged "12" and showing arrival datestamp on reverse; some minor stains. A very early date of use, only 15 days after the introduction of British stamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1857 (11 Nov.) double rate entire to Genoa, bearing 4d. tied by "G" obliterator, showing Gibraltar double-arc d.s. alongside, "via/di mare/(e)" h.s. in red, manuscript "3" charge mark and, on reverse, arrival d.s. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1857 (6 Dec.) entire letter to Baltimore USA, bearing 2d. and 6d. both centrally cancelled "G", showing Gibraltar double-arc d.s. and "5/n.york br pkt" transit datestamp (31.12). A scarce and attractive franking. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "G"1858 (7 Mar.) double rate entire to London, bearing 1/- clearly tied by "G" obliterator, showing Gibraltar double-arc and red London Paid (15.3) datestamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1859 (27 June) envelope to London, bearing 6d. centrally cancelled "A26", showing Gibraltar and arrival (6.7) datestamps alongside and "paid/liverpool/ship" tombstone d.s.; and 1872 (12 Mar. ) envelope (small piece missing at top left) to Kew, bearing 6d. Pl. 9 clearly tied by "A26" duplexSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1859 (27 Oct.) double rate entire letter registered to London, bearing 6d. (3, one damaged at top) all clearly cancelled "A26", showing manuscript "No 33 Registered" in red ink, Gibraltar c.d.s. in blue, "Crown/registered" h.s. in red and arrival Registered d.s. (3.11); the entire a little soiled and some minor staining around adhesives. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1861 (30 Mar.) entire letter to Lisbon, marked "per Ville de Paris", bearing 2d. Pl. 9 tied by "A26" obliterator, showing Gibraltar c.d.s. and handstruck "80" (reis) alongside, oval-framed "C. Est di N." and, on reverse, arrival datestamp (2.11). PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1862 (7 July) double rate entire letter to Lisbon, marked "per Amazon", bearing 2d. Pl. 9 (4) each cancelled "A26", showing Gibraltar c.d.s. and handstruck "320" (reis) charge mark. Attractive. Photoprovenance:Spink auction, April 2010Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1864 (20 Oct.) entire to manila, bearing 1/- Pl. 1 clearly tied by "A26" obliterator, showing Gibraltar c.d.s., handstruck "2" (reales) and, on reverse, blue Hong Kong (10.12) and arrival (15.12) datestamps. PhotoSubject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1865 (5 Apr.) envelope to London, Canada bearing 1d. Pl. 88 and 6d. (2, different shades, some defects), showing red crayon "5", Gibraltar c.d.s., red London Paid transit d.s. (11.4) with arrival datestamp (1.5) on reverse. A rare franking of which only three have been recorded. Photoprovenance:G.A. Osborn, May 1991Subject to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

GibraltarStamps of Great Britain Cancelled "A26"1867 (24 Apr.) entire letter to Lisbon, marked "pr Don Luis", bearing 2d. Pl. 9 tied by "A26" obliterator, showing Gibraltar c.d.s. alongside overstruck by handstruck "160" (reis) charge mark and oval-framed "C. Est de N.". A neat franking. Photoprovenance:Sp