1st October Auction - Online Catalogue

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Lot number: SA242
Reserve: £600
Lot number: SA242

New Ideal album 1840-1936 mainly used part remaindered collection for British Empire countries, noted Ascension 1924 2/-, Australia 1912 5/-, Brunei to $1, COGH to 4p triangular, German East Africa to 5R, Ireland to 5/-, KUT 1935 to £1, Nyasaland to 10/- and Tanganyika to £1, Cat £33,000+
Lot number: SA283
Reserve: £4000
Lot number: SA283

A mainly mint KGVI Commonwealth collection in pre-printed Crown album well filled with many extra stamps stuck on the pages including shades and perf varieties, some stamps have been overzealously hinged resulting in some thins noted. Many better sets and singles noted including lots of Silver Weddings, Ascension to 10/- x3 mint, Bahamas to £1 x5 mint, Falklands to £1 x2 mint, GB to £1 x3 mint, Kedah to $5 x3 mint, K.U.T to £1 x4 mint, Seychelles to 5r x3 mint and Zanzibar to 10/- x2 mint, plus much more, Catalogue £32000+
Lot number: SA297
Reserve: £175
Lot number: SA297

An interesting study into the Austro-Hungarian Navy during WWI in the Adriatic. Mainly real photo postcards sent from the various ships plus some covers etc, all annotated on album pages describing postmarks and the ships, an unusual and interesting collection
Lot number: SE338
Reserve: £200
Lot number: SE338

First Flight cover signed by pilot Flying Officer A W Whitta - Portsmouth to Ryde, Isle of Wight, flown by Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd, postmarked Ryde, Isle of Wight 8.30pm 3rd Feb 1934 and not backstamped, flown in a Fox 'Moth' G-ACCA, and cancelled by purple Portsmouth cachet 3 Feb 1934
Lot number: SE504
Reserve: £700
Lot number: SE504
AUSTRALIA
A valuable unmounted mint collection from 1913 to 1998 including Roos to 2/-, noted Sydney Harbour 5/- corner marginal the rest of set in blocks of 4, 1934 Centenary set both perfs, KGVI set to £1, postage dues plus much more including many sets, a high catalogued collection
Lot number: SB553
Reserve: £400
Lot number: SB553
BATUM
1919/1920 complete and part sheets of the British Occupation overprint issue, including varieties SG 17a 'CCUPATION' and 'BPITISH' error on various values, with generally poor condition due to storage with edges of sheets torn and creased, but still rare to find in this quantity, interesting sheets with high Cat values
Lot number: SE673
Reserve: £150
Lot number: SE673
CHINA
1909 First Year of Reign of Emperor Hsuan T'ung part sheets, mint and used, includes 2c orange and green (mint and used) in part sheets SG 165, Cat £10 and £9 each stamp, 7c purple and orange in sheet of 36 used, Cat £15 each stamp plus sheet of 37 of the 3c orange and greenish blue, SG 166, Cat £10 each stamp, nice examples, some creasing in places, total Cat value of £1823
Lot number: SE687
Reserve: £570
Lot number: SE687
COOK ISLANDS
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1892 to 1966, noted SG1-4, 1893 SG11-20 plus shades, 1913 SG39-46 and 1943 high values to £3, Cat £4750+
Lot number: SE717
Reserve: £380
Lot number: SE717
DOMINICA
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1874 to 1966, noted 1877 set SG4-9, 1903 set SG27-36, 1907 set SG37-46, 1921 set SG62-70 and 1923 set SG71-91, Cat £3130+
Lot number: SA878
Reserve: £150
Lot number: SA878
GERMANY
A study on the Kraft Duch Freude (KDF) cruises 1934-1939, which was a was a large state-operated leisure organization in Nazi Germany to bridge the class divide by making middle-class leisure activities available to the masses by having cruises with passengers of mixed classes and having them, regardless of social status, draw lots for allocation of cabins. Well written up describing the items with postcards and postal stationery with special postmarks, plus advertising/publicity cards. An interesting and unusual lot, which was exhibited in 2007
Lot number: SF892
Reserve: £500
Lot number: SF892
GERMANY
WWII German Fieldpost Tunis (Africa Korps) Mi No.5, in mint no gum block of 12, ,an exceptionally rare piece with two certificates
Lot number: SE936
Reserve: £700
Lot number: SE936
GIBRALTAR
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1886 to 1966, noted 1889 surcharge set SG15-21, 1903 part set to £1 SG55, 1912 set SG76-85, 1925 set to £1 SG102-107, Cat £5850+
Lot number: SA974
Reserve: £225
Lot number: SA974
GREAT BRITAIN - COLLECTIONS & MISC
A mint and used collection in a pre-printed Lighthouse album from 1840 to 2003, noted 1d blacks x2 used (no margins), a nice run of used line engraved including 1d plates to 224, surface printed to 5/- used, EDVII to 5/- used and a good run of mint and used QEII Wildings
Lot number: F1099
Reserve: £95
Lot number: F1099
GREAT BRITAIN - QUEEN VICTORIA
1d SG 43, Pl.190 corner marginal with plate number pair, fine M/M, good colour
Lot number: SF1300
Reserve: £2250
Lot number: SF1300
GREAT BRITAIN - GEORGE V
1913 £1 dull blue-green Seahorse top marginal copy, well centred good perfs, UM, SG404 Cat £4800
Lot number: SE1700
Reserve: £410
Lot number: SE1700
MONTSERRAT
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1876 to 1968, noted SG4, 1884 set SG7-12, 1903 set SG14-21, 1904 set SG24-33, 1908 set SG35-47 and 1932 set SG84-93, Cat £3430+
Lot number: SE1731
Reserve: £850
Lot number: SE1731
NEW GUINEA
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1915 to 1939, noted 1915-16 various values to £1 including SG85, 1931 Air set SG137-149, 1931 Air set SG163-176 and 1932 re-drawn set SG177-189, Cat £7110+
Lot number: SE1783
Reserve: £860
Lot number: SE1783
NYASALAND
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1891 to 1966, noted SG1-12, 1892 SG18-19, 1903 set SG59-67 and 1921 set SG100-113, Cat £7220+
Lot number: SE1845
Reserve: £1800
Lot number: SE1845
RHODESIA
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1892 to 1963, noted 1892 set to £2 SG1-11, 1896 set SG58-64, 1905 Victoria Falls set plus perf variants SG94-99, a good run of Double Heads from 1/2d to £1 with many different shades and perfs including SG137/138/147/158/160/166/178/185 and Admiral Heads 1/2d to £1 including various shades
Lot number: F1867
Reserve: £75
Lot number: F1867
ST. KITTS-NEVIS
Nevis - 1861/78 1d imperf proof in green top right corner horizontal strip of 3 on card, fine
Lot number: SE1935
Reserve: £550
Lot number: SE1935
SIERRA LEONE
A fine used collection on pre-printed pages from 1859 to 1965, noted 1896 set to 5/-, 1907 part set including £1 SG111, 1912 part set to 10/- including various shades and 1932 set SG155-167, Cat £4630+
Lot number: SA1954
Reserve: £300
Lot number: SA1954
SOLOMON ISLANDS
A mint collection from 1901-80 in a pre-printed album including SG1-7, 1908-11 SG8-17, 1914 set SG22-38 plus some shades, 1922 set SG39-51, corner marginal block of four with one stamp showing SG75a pocket flaw, plus various minor flaws on QEII issues Cat £2000+
Lot number: SF2079
Reserve: £400
Lot number: SF2079
UGANDA
1896 3a black o/p (‘L’ for local use) small ‘O’ in Postage variety, fine used, SG72a Cat £2000, Brandon Cert

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