Stamps and Covers of the World

25 Jan 2006, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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lots

Germany: A mint and used selection of 1930's and 1940's material inc. Third reich covers, cards and cancels, also a modern forgery of the 1935 Nothilfe miniature sheet "used", etc. (129)

1855-57: 1/- green on azure, one pulled perf. otherwise fine.

Grenada: A Q.V. to K.G.VI collection in varied condition in an album inc. 1861-62 no wmk. 6d. used, 1863-71 1d. unused (2), 1873 1d. unused, 1873-74 1d. mint, 1875 (Dec.) 1d. mint, 1881 1d. mint, 1881 ½d. surch. double unused, 1883 diagonally optd. "POSTAGE" unsevered pair used, half of 1d. "POSTAGE" inverted used, later mint inc. 1883 CA ½d. to 1/-, 1886 1d. on 4d., 1895-99 CA ½d. to 1/-, K.E.VII values to 2/-, 1913-22 MCA shades to 10/-, 1921-32 Script most values to 10/-, postage dues inc. 1892 1d. on 6d. and 2d. on 6d. mint, a selection of Q.V. cancels, etc. (335)

Kenya, Uganda & Tanganyika: 1954 Royal Visit 30c. imperf. colour trial in black and brown, on gummed watermarked paper, partly stuck to paper, fine. (309)

Egypt: 1880-1930 A duplicated and mainly unused stock of postal stationery items contained in a small box inc. wrappers, postal cards, embossed envelopes, registered envelopes, etc. (125)

Egypt: 1919-70 A selection of military covers and cards with mainly W.W.II inc. censored, P.O.W., etc. (43)

1841 1d.: A selection all with blue numerals, mainly fair to good.

1841 1d.: NA used (three margins)on large part E. tied by Coventry M.C. also with "Missent to/GNR Post Office in red alongside.

1841 1d.: OF good to large margins nearly all round (touched at lower-left), tied by two fine strikes of the "WOLSINGHAM" u.d.c. in blue on 1848 E., rare.

1841 1d.: Plates 1b to 41 complete, varied condition, some extras, many have full margins and black M.C's, etc.

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