Stamps and Covers of the World

15 Feb 2005, starting at 10:00 GMT.

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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

An accumulation in mixed condition in two albums and loose in packets and tins contained in two cartons with G.B. inc. 1840 1d. (19) used, various plates, some fine with four margins, later G.B., Belgium 1940's to 1950's unmounted mint sets, France, world 1940's-1960's commercial covers, etc. (625)

An all world accumulation in twenty eight stockbooks and on leaves contained in two cartons, inc. Europe, China, Commonwealth, etc. (040)

An all world collection in mixed condition in fourteen album, on leaves and loose contained in two cartons inc. Europe and Colonies, South America, British Commonwealth, G.B., commemoratives, definitives, airs, officials, thematics, etc. (276)

A collection in three albums, with European countries, Commonwealth, etc. (064)

Covers: A selection of European pre-stamp and stamped covers and cards inc. Austria, Germany, Spain, etc. (068)

China: Taiwan: 1953-67 various covers inc. different frankings, airmails, f.d.c's etc. (493)

Denmark: 1854-1987 selection, mixed condition, inc. 1854-59 2s. blue (3) used, 1863 rouletted 16sk. used (3), etc. (518)

France: A selection of pre-stamp covers with various handstamps and markings. (169)

Poland: 1918-2001 mint and used collection in three albums and two binders contained in a carton, with commemorative and definitive issues, miniature sheets, etc. (167)

A mainly Q.E.II collection of mostly f.d.c's in four binders contained in a carton inc. G.B., Australia, Canada, etc. (355)

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A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:

25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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