Stamps & Covers of the World

24 Sep 2008, starting at 11:00 BST .

Auction information

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.

An all world collection in mxed condition in eight albums and a folder contained in a carton inc. Germany mint and used with all periods to 1950 inc. covers and cards, commemoratives and definitives, U.S.A., general collections with British Commonwealth, G.B. K.G.VI mint issues, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in thirteen albums contained in a carton inc. G.B., Sweden, Norway, Austro-Hungary, France, U.S.A., main interest in early to 1930's Austria, Czechoslovakia, Poland, also some commercial covers inc. Czechoslovakia 1918 20h. embossed used on local cover, etc.

A collection of Scandinavian issues in mixed condition in fifteen albums contained in two cartons inc. Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Icelands covers, cards, miniature sheets, commemorative sets, definitives, booklets, etc.

A mint and used selection in mixed condition in five albums contained in a carton inc. Austria, Switzerland, France, Monaco, miniature sheets, definitives, commemoratives, thematics, etc.

An all world accumulation in very mixed condition in thirty albums contained in three cartons inc. Europe and colonies, G.B., British Commonwealth, commemoratives, definitives, thematics, etc.

An all world accumulation in very mixed condition in twenty six albums and loose contained in five cartons inc. Europe and colonies, G.B., British Commonwealth, general collections, Hungary, Norway, Canada, Egypt, Switzerland, flown covers, cards, commemoratives, definitives, thematics, etc.

An all world collection contained in boxes in mixed condition contained in twelve albums of G.B. 1840 1d.(3) used, British Empire, Hong Kong, Sudan, France, USA, covers etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in two early Permanent albums with metal clasps inc. GB, Cape of Good Hope triangulars (5) used, New Zealand, Denmark 1863 16sk. mauve rouletted, Germany, Spain 1901 Alfonso 40c. green mint, U.S.A. 1898 Omaha 50c. used, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in twenty three albums, year books and boxes contained in four cartons inc. collections of Australia, Canada, U.S.A. and British Africa and West Indies inc. mint and used commemoratives and definitives with all periods represented, year packs, covers and cards, sorted in packets and envelopes, etc.

An all world collection in mixed condition in twenty one stockbooks contained in two cartons inc. France and Colonies, Germany, Spain, U.S.A., Portugal, G.B., commemoratives, definitives, blocks, thematics, sets, part sets and odd values, etc.

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Auction information

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.

Buyers' Obligations

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If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine, Whisky and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

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Shipping Notices

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VAT at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

* Import low rate

VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

Exempt from VAT

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

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