Stamps and Covers of the World

15 Nov 2005, starting at 10:30 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

United States of America: 1861-1949 A used collection in a Minkus album, mixed condition, inc. 1893 Columbus to 50c., etc. (3)

United States of America: 1893 Columbus 1c. to $5 set, mint, usual imperfections, but of fresh appearance. (16)

United States of America: 1929-2002 A collection of Zeppelin stamps, covers and cards written up to exhibition standard in an album with covers inc. 1929 North America flight Freidrichshafen to New York, 1930 Europe Pan-American set on two covers and a card with the usual cachets also a set of stamps 65c. to $2.60 mint, later flight covers, postcards, etc. (26)

United States of America: An all periods mint and used collection in sixty one albums and stockbooks in mixed condition contained in six cartons inc. a range of early issues, later commemoratives and definitives with mint blocks, airs, postage dues and officials used, pre-cancels, miniature sheets, f.d.c's, commercial and flown covers, year packs, etc. (479)

United States of America: An all periods collection in mixed condition in nineteen albums contained in three cartons inc. mint and used stamps with a range of early issues, later commemoratives, definitives, airs inc. 1933 50c. mint, pre-cancels, revenues, blocks, year books, remaindered collections, f.d.c's, special and commemorative cancels, etc. (480)

Uruguay: A mainly used collection of revenue issues in two stockbooks with a good range of values and types. (488)

Vatican: 1929-2002 A mainly used collection in five albums and stockbook, contained in a carton, inc. 1933 set mint, 1935 Congress set mint, 1949 U.P.U. set mint, f.d.c's, etc. (48)

Venezuela: 1937-1961 mainly mint collection in mixed condition in a stockbook with main interest in the air issues inc. 1937 set, 1938 set, 1944 Baseball Championships set, later sets and singles, definitives, commemoratives, officials, etc. (181)

Yemen: 1926-42 A collection on leaves, varied condition, inc. 1926 2½b. black on orange used (2), 5b. used (3), 1931 set mint, etc. (568)

Yemen: 1959-1970 mainly unmounted mint collection in three albums inc. commemorative sets, miniature sheets, imperf. issues, overprints and surcharges, etc. (182)

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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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