Stamps and Covers of the World

13 Dec 2005, starting at 10:30 GMT.

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lots

Thematics: A collection of Scouting and Guides in seven albums contained in two cartons with mainly modern issues inc. commemorative sets, miniature sheets, sheetlets and free form adhesives, etc. (118)

Egypt: 1880-94 A selection of E's, mainly franked by 1879-89 De La Rue values, etc. (16)

Egypt: Austrian P.O's: 1866 E. to Venice, franked by 1864 10sld. pair tied by "ALEXANDRIEN" c.d.s., also 1880 envelope franked by 1874 fine printing 10sld. tied by "ALEXANDRIEN" c.d.s. (14)

Egypt: British P.O's: 1865 E. to Scotland, bearing 1865-67 6d. plate 5 GH, also 1869 E. bearing 1867-80 1/- plate 4 ND, both cancelled by "B O1" of Alexandria. (15)

Faroe Islands: 1941 Registered and censored cover to England, franked Denmark 1939 5ore, 1940 15 on 40ore (pair) and Faroes 6ore on 5ore, cover soiled, stamps are fine. (348)

France: 1888-1936 specialised collection of the Daguin postmarks written up on leaves with examples used on covers and cards, also a booklet on the subject, etc. (83)

France: An early to modern mint and used stock in mixed condition in five stockbooks and loose contained in a carton inc. a range of 1853-60 imperf. issues, 1869 5f. (slight imperfections), later definitives, commemoratives, airs, French Colonies inc. blocks and large multiples, etc. (144)

Germany: 1838(c) Two E's from Hanover, one bearing "KGL.GEN.CASSE", other has larger similar handstamp. (470)

Germany: 1872-1964 A mint and used collection in an album, varied condition, inc. 1932 Welfare fund set used, West Berlin, etc. (177)

Germany: 1906 Printer E. from the district Court in Hamburg, addressed to Heligoland, but not delivered, bearing violet boxed "Gemeinschaftl. Annahme=u/Ausgabestelle des LAND=u/AMTSGERICHTS HAMBURG/Eingeg 16.MAI.06 8-9", unusual. (463)

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