Stamps & Covers of the World
24 Sep 2008, starting at 11:00 BST.

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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

Bahamas: 1900's-1960's (1652)

An all world collection in mixed condition in twenty six albums contained in three cartons with mainly issues to the 1960's inc. Latin America, Canada, Scandinavia, birds thematics, Great Britain, Germany, Falkland Islands, Thailand, Europe and Colonies, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, definitives, commemoratives, airs, officials, thematics, etc.

A foreign collection in six albums contained in a carton inc. Egypt, Latin America, France and Colonies, etc.

Covers: Crash and Wreck: The crash covers with 1909 Algiers water damaged, 1916 Stockholm and 1988 France fire damaged. (1273)

An all world collection in mixed condition in a large Lincoln album (4th. edition) with clasp inc. G.B. from 1840, Europe and Colonies, British Africa with values to £1, U.S.A., China, commemoratives, definitives, revenues, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in an old Senf album with a range of early issues inc. G.B. 1840 1d., France, Austria, Italy, Belgium, Portugal, Switzerland, German States, Denmark, Japan, South America, Australian States, etc.

All world covers and cards in an album with postal stationery, Canada, Germany inc. inflation, 1860's USA registered receipts (3), South America, etc.

A Binder with a selection of first stamps issued by Norway, Spain, Bulgaria, Andorra, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, Greenland, Holland, Iceland, Monaco, etc.

Covers: A collection of R.A.F. Museum covers in sixteen albums contained in three cartons with series inc. Anniversary, Escaping, Royal Visit, The Great War, Joint Services, Town Named, many signed, etc. (1149)

Covers: A mint and used world selection of covers, cards and postal stationery in mixed condition contained in a carton, including Gibraltar, Gold Coast, K.U.T., New Zealand, Pitcairn Islands, Sarawak - Japanese occupation, etc., some mint postal stationery overprinted "Specimen". (256)

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