Postage Stamps and Covers of the World

21 Sep 2004, starting at 10:30 BST with lot 1. 22 Sep 2004, starting at 10:30 BST

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Indian States: Bussahir: 1896-97 ½a. grey-blue (SG 23) unused, a little light creasing on the edge otherwise fine and scarce. (148)

1840 1d. Plate II: PH fine used on piece, tied by experimental black M.C. with clear backstamp dated 1840 (Oct. 9th.).

1941-2003 A mainly unmounted mint collection in three albums, stockbook and cover album, contained in a carton, inc. virtually complete Guernsey, Jersey and Aldeney, etc.

2000-2002 selection of unmounted mint "Smilers Sheets" inc. 2000 Stamp Show (damaged), 2000 Christmas 19p. Robin and 1st. class Father Christmas, 2001 Hallmarks (2, one folded), Smiles, Cartoons, 2002 World Cup., face value £31.80.

1840 2d. Plate I: MF-NH used block, close to large margins all round, some pressed creases, deep rich colour, a rare multiple.

1913 wmk. Mult Royal Cypher: ½d. and 1d. in fine mint vertical coil join pairs, lower stamps unmounted.

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)

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