Postage Stamps and Covers of the World

20 Apr 2004, starting at 10:00 BST.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

An all world collection in mixed condition in twelve binders a box and loose contained in three cartons inc. Europe and Colonies, British Commonwealth, G.B. 1840-1970 with definitves, commemorative sets and f.d.c's, loose stamps in packets and envelopes, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in four albums and on leaves contained in a carton inc. two New Ideal albums with foreign countries A-J, British Commonwealth with Jamaica mint, other countries inc. Germany, Falkland Islands, West Indian and Pacific Islands, British Africa, Malaya, etc.

An accumulation in a small carton with G.B. from K.G.V, Commonwealth in club books inc. Canada, Straits, 1953 Coronation issues mint, foreign mint inc. Netherlands 1899-1923 15c. brown, 17½c. mauve, 50c. lake and bronze-green, 50c. violet and grey, 1899-1910 1g. to 5g., Russia, Spain 1901-05 1p. to 10p., 1905 Don Quixote values to 1p., 1909-22 4p., etc.

A collection in mixed condition in six binders and loose contained in a carton with G.B. mainly used inc. 1840 1d. (2), 2d., selection of surface printed, Commonwealth inc. Australian States, Europe inc. Austria, France, Germany, Scandinavia, etc.

A mint and used all world collection in mixed condition in twelve binders and loose contained in a carton inc. old picture postcards, Belgium, Canada in a Davo album with commemoratives, definitives and blocks, Germany, f.d.c's inc. G.B. 1948 Wedding (some toning), sterling booklets, old approval book with France 1869 5f.(2) (damaged), French Colonies, German States, W.W.II Channel Islands, etc.

A large duplicated accumulation in five albums, two stockbooks, leaves and loose, contained in four cartons, inc. Australia, Canada, Germany, India, etc.

A mint and used collection of European countries in mixed condition in twelve albums, folders and loose contained in two cartons inc. Belgium, Austria 1850-1950 with definitives, commemoratives, postage dues, officials, airs, unmounted mint blocks, Netherlands, Germany Third Reich period, duplicated quantities of definiitves, etc.

A collection in mixed condition in eleven albums (inc. a Lincoln) contained in a carton inc. Canada 1937 to $1 mint, Ireland, Malayan States, South Africa, France and Colonies, Greece from Hermes heads, 1930's sets mint and used, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in fifteen albums and loose contained in two cartons inc. U.S.A., Brazil, Belgium, Poland, Russia, San Marino, Turkey, commemorative sets and part sets, definitives, airs, officials, etc.

An all world accumulation in mixed condition in twenty nine stockbooks contained in two cartons inc. British Commonwealth, Europe and Colonies, Australia, Germany, Czechoslovakia, commemoratives, definitives, thematics, etc.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

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25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

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