Stamps & Covers of the World

11 Jun 2003, starting at 11:00 BST.

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lots

Australia: 1913-99 a large accumulation in two albums, ten stockbooks, leaves and loose in packets, contained in four cartons, inc. large quantities of Kangaroo and K.G.V Heads, 1928 Exhibition 3d. pane of four used on cover, 1932 Bridge set used, 1937-49 to £1 used (10), 1963-65 Navigators to £1 unmounted mint, Officials, 1946-48 B.C.O.F. set mint, literature with The British Society of Australian Philately bulletins 1974-89, The Australian Commonwealth Specialists Society 1957-73, etc. (571)

Australia: 1913-94 a mainly used collection, varied condition in an album, inc. 1937-49 to £1, 1963-65 Navigators set, 1946-48 B.C.O.F. set with extra 5/-, also some States, etc. (284)

Australia: 1913-73 an accumulation, varied condition, inc. 1932 Bridge set used, 1935 Silver Jubilee set used, 1937-49 to £1 used (2), 1963-65 Navigators set with extra 10/- and £1 mint, also a few States, etc. (271)

Australia: 1913-36 a mainly used collection on leaves, mixed condition, inc. 1913-14 to 2/-, 1914-20 1d. substituted cliche, 1915-28 to 5/- (2), 1918 1d. die III mint, postage dues, etc. (419)

Australia: 1915-36 a small selection of Kangaroo values, mixed condition, inc. 1915 to 5/- mint, 1915-28 £2 used, 1931-36 to £2 used, etc. (740)

Australia: A K.G.V to Q.E.II collection in varied condition in an album, mint inc. 1913-14 ½d. (2) to 1/- (2), 1915-28 2d. (3) to 5/- (3), £1 (used), 1929-30 6d. (3) to 5/-, £2 (used), Head issues to 1/4 with a range of papers, printings and shades with some varieties, 1913-14 6d., 1928 Exhibition pane (2, one used), 1932 1/- (3), Bridge 5/- (used), commemorative issues, 1937-49 ½d. to £1 with both papers, 1948-56 5/- to £2, later to 5/- and £2, official issues, postage dues with values to 5/-, etc., also a selection of A.A.T., Christmas islands, Cocos (Keeling) Islands and Norfolk Islands. (013)

Australia: A duplicated mainly used accumulation on leaves with 'roos in quantity with values to 1/- (76), 2/- brown (10) with some fine, etc. (603)

Bahamas: A Q.V. mainly mint selection on leaves inc. 1859-60 1d. (2) medium and thin paper, 1861-98 values to 1/- with a range of papers, printings and shades, 1884-90 CA 1d. (19) to £1 (2) with some multiples, also a further £1 (used), etc., some faults but many of the stamps are fine and fresh. (021)

Bahamas: A K.E.VII to K.G.V mostly mint collection on leaves inc. 1902-10 CA values to £1, 1906-11 MCA 2½d. with watermark inverted, Queen's Staircase issues to 3/-, 1912-19 MCA ½d. (2) to £1 (2), War Tax issues, 1921-37 Script values to £1, many papers, printings and shades, overall the stamps are very fine and fresh, also two scarce temporary rubber datestamp cancels. (022)

Bahamas: A K.G.VI to Q.E.II mainly mint collection on leaves inc. 1938-52½d. to £1 and 1942 Columbus set, both with some papers, printings and shades, later to £1, $3 and $5, etc. (023)

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