Postage Stamps and Covers of the World

21 Sep 2004, starting at 10:30 BST.

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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.


lots

Monaco: 1885-1992 A mainly mint collection, very varied condition in two Lighthouse albums and stockbook, inc. 1933-39 set, 1937-38 surcharge set, 1938 National Fete miniature sheet, 1939 Stadium 10f., 1940 Red Cross set, mainly unmounted from 1946, 1946-49 air set, 1948 Bosio set, 1949 Red Cross imperf. and perf. miniature sheets, 1949-59 set, 1951 Red Cross surcharged imperf. and perf. miniature sheets, 1955-58 air set (less 200f. perf. 13), postage dues, etc. (362)

Monaco: 1885-1919 A small selection, mixed condition, inc. 1885 25c. to 75c. mint, 1f. unused, 1910 30c. postage due mint, 1919 War Orphans 1f. +1f. mint, etc. (1302)

Monaco: 1942-1955 a selection of mint stamps featuring birds in the design inc. 1955 air set to 1000f. and imperf. colour trials to 1000f., etc. (1400)

Netherlands: 1852-1990 A collection, varied condition in an album, inc. 1864 15c. used, 1928 Olympic Games set used, 1950 Cultural Fund set mint, 1950 Churches set mint, etc. S.T.C. S.G. £2450. (750)

Netherlands: 1852-1970 mint and used collection in mixed condition in three albums contained in a small box inc. a range of early issues, later commemoratives and definitives in duplicated quantities, also some Indonesian and colonial issues, etc. (1148)

Netherlands: 1852-1967 collection in two Davo albums inc. early imperf. and perf. issues used, later to 1g., 5g. and 10g. used, Olympic Games, Child Welfare and Social Relief Fund sets mint and used, 1942 Legion Fund sheets mint, 1947-48 5c. to 60c. mint, 1950 Church set mint, later commemorative and definitive issues, Postage Dues, Netherland Antilles, Indies and New Guinea, Curacao, etc., Also an album of Luxemburg and Israel all contained in a carton. (901)

Netherlands: 1876-91 unmounted mint selection comprising 1876-94 ½c. to 2½c., 1891-94 3c. to 1g. set (less 15c.), and 1893-98 perf. 11½ 2g.50, 1g. with small gum adhesions, and some other values with nibbled perfs. and gum wrinkles, otherwise mainly fine and fresh. (754)

Hungary: A collection in mainly good to fine condition on leaves inc. 1871 set and 1872 set used, 1913 set unused, 1915 set unused, postage dues, newspaper stamps, etc., SG (stated) £600 (1067)

Iceland: 1873-1955 A collection on leaves, mixed condition, inc. 1873 perf. 14 x 13½ 4sk., 8sk. mint, 1882-95 to 40a. used, etc. (1441)

Iceland: 1873-1937 a Selection, mixed condition, inc. 1873 8sk. used, 1897 perf. 12½ 3 on 5a. used, 1920 to 5k. mint, etc. (1305)

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