Auction Highlights

The beautiful, the interesting, the unusual... and the rare!

Here is just a small selection of some our favourite lots currently being offered in our Stamp Auctions 

Lot 5011 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 19th Century to 1930's VALUABLE MINT & USED COLLECTION/ACCUMULATION (no British West Indies) on stock pages, ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,100
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Lot 5012 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - SENSATIONAL BOX OF PHILATELIC CURIOSITIES An exciting array of all period worldwide stamps randomly arranged on over 80 stockcards ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,100
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Lot 5016 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - HISTORICAL EARLY 1900'S POSTAL HISTORY, STATIONERY & RELATED EPHEMERA COLLECTION a most interesting circa 1902 displayed in a ... read more

Est. £750 - £850
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Lot 5058 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

TOPICALS - CONCORDE 2000 - 2003. A magnificent Limited Edition covers collection presented in a red "Lindner" covers album with matching slipcase. ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 5085 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

AITUTAKI - 1903-11 2½d deep blue, "Ava" without stop, SG 3a, fine mint, signed Holcombe.

Est. £100 - £110
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Lot 5164 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - NEW SOUTH WALES 1852-53 6d BROWNS Laureate all different used group of identified shades on a stock card, includes 1852-53 6d ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 5181 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - TASMANIA 1900 - 1905 PICTORIALS, semi specialised mint and used collection well written up and annotated with printings, wmks, ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 5338 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

BARBADOS - 1937-52 KING GEORGE VI STUDY COLLECTION Extensive and unusual offering, meticulously written up and displayed with illustrations, note ... read more

Est. £750 - £850
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Lot 5411 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

BELGIUM - 1951-66 KING BAUDOUIN COLLECTION. An extensive mint, nhm & used collection (mostly nhm) presented in an album with many complete sets, ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 5569 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

BURMA - 1937 (India KGV overprinted) 25R orange and blue, watermark inverted, SG 18aw, very fine lightly hinged mint. A gem!

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 5621 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CANADA - 1868-90 LARGE QUEEN ISSUE ON BOTHWELL (WITHOUT WATERMARK) PAPERS a scarce range, each showing the very distinctive paper (Unitrade listed), ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,000
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Lot 5658 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CANADA - 1939-45 WARTIME COVERS COLLECTION A fascinating collection of covers, postcards, Air Letters, Official covers, Censor covers, RCAF Field ... read more

Est. £275 - £300
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Lot 5688 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CAYMAN IS. - 1900-1909 VALUABLE OLD TIME FINE USED COLLECTION. An attractive collection presented on part of an "Imperial" album page that includes ... read more

Est. £600 - £650
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Lot 5705 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CAYMAN IS. - 1932 Centenary of the Assembly of Justices and Vestry, complete set, SG 84/95, very fine mint (12).

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 5730 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CHINA - 1898-1993 RED STAMPS OF RED CHINA. An unusual mint, nhm & used collection of red coloured stamps & miniature sheets presented of course in a ... read more

Est. £350 - £375
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Lot 5808 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

CYPRUS - 1880-1938 INTERESTING COLLECTION/ACCUMULATION on stock pages, mint & used, includes 1880 1d (x7, various plates, one mint) & 2½d (x3 incl ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 5944 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

FINLAND - 1856-1948 MINT AND USED COLLECTION on album pages. With 1856-58 5k blue unused (a couple of dealers' marks on reverse), and 10k rose unused ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 6061 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GAMBIA - 1904-06 KEVII definitive complete set, MCA Wmk, SG 57/68, fine used (12 stamps)

Est. £275 - £300
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Lot 6181 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GIBRALTAR - 1886-1898 MINT BRITISH CURRENCY COLLECTION An attractive collection presented on a stock page that includes 1886 Bermuda stamps opt'd ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 6321 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

ICELAND - 1873 - 1981 EXTENSIVE COLLECTION - MANY COMPLETE SETS Lovely very fine and fresh mint and used collection written up in an album and ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 6389 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

IRAN/PERSIA - 1962-1982 NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION. An attractive, ALL DIFFERENT, never hinged mint collection presented on stock book pages with ... read more

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 6395 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

IRAQ - BRITISH OCCUPATION OF BAGHDAD 1917 (22 Sept) env to Lieut. H. R. Roffey at General Headquarters, Baghdad bearing the rare Baghdad Occupation ... read more

Est. £6,000 - £7,500
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Lot 6443 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

ISRAEL - 1948-1980 VARIETIES AND PLATE FLAWS. An interesting collection of never hinged mint and fine used stamps housed in two stockbooks with ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 6680 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

K.U.T. - 1903-04 20r grey and stone, wmk Crown CC, SG 15, very fine used.

Est. £1,300 - £1,400
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Lot 6681 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

K.U.T. - 1903-04 50r grey and red-brown, wmk Crown CA, SG 16, fine mint, striking appearance.

Est. £1,700 - £1,800
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Lot 6728 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

LAOS - 1960-1986 ALL DIFFERENT NEVER HINGED MINT collection in an album. A delightful array of sets and miniature sheets, with a high degree of ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 6783 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

MALAYA STATES - 1884 - 1960 EXTENSIVE MINT ONLY COLLECTION Fresh and attractive collection on printed album pages with many better values and ... read more

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 6860 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

MALDIVE IS. - 1906-95 MINT/ NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION STRONG RANGE OF 1960-95, mostly never hinged mint collection, begins with range of early ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 6868 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

MALTA - 1885-1927 ALL DIFFERENT MINT COLLECTION fresh and attractive, with a high level of completion for the period. Note 1885-90 set including both ... read more

Est. £850 - £950
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Lot 6898 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

MAURITIUS - 1848-59 1d orange-vermilion Earliest impression (position 2), SG 3, very finely used neat blue " 1 " cancellation, large margins sliced ... read more

Est. £1,400 - £1,600
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Lot 6906 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

MAURITIUS - 1858-1935 MINT COLLECTION mostly all different collection, includes 1858-62 (6d) vermilion with four margins plus unissued in red-brown ... read more

Est. £525 - £600
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Lot 7088 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - OFFICIALS 1907-1961 Valuable mint collection Cat SG £2500+. An all different collection with 1907-11 basic set to 5s, these with some ... read more

Est. £800 - £850
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Lot 7280 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

PORTUGUESE COLONIES - REVENUE STAMPS 1890's to early 1970's mint and used all different collection in an album. With ACORES nice range of General ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 7301 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

RHODESIA - 1910-13 DOUBLE HEADS - OLD TIME USED COLLECTION displayed on pages, incl. perf 14 shades of ½d (9, nice pair with Umvuma cds's), 1d (10, ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 7318 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

RUSSIA - 1922 Philately for the Children overprints complete set including perf & imperf 1k both from the second printing (SG 273/78, Michel 185 A+B ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 7341 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

ST HELENA - 1922 15s grey and purple on blue, Badge of the Colony, SG 113, very fine mint og.

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 7370 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

NEVIS - FORGERIES COLLECTION 1862-78 very impressive collection of "Medicinal Spring" classics with a range of bogus cancellations, written up on ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 7400 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

ST VINCENT - 1861-97 VALUABLE MINT & USED COLLECTION Queen Victoria issues, presented chronologically, includes (used unless stated otherwise) 1862 ... read more

Est. £850 - £1,000
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Lot 7747 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

SWEDEN - RAILWAY COMPANY STAMPS high quality ALL DIFFERENT collection in an album, mint and used, mostly never hinged mint. With excellent ranges ... read more

Est. £1,250 - £1,500
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Lot 7889 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

UNITED STATES - MESSY OLD TIME POSTMARKS ON 19TH CENTURY ISSUES COLLECTION an interesting range on pages, with clear to good strikes on stamps from ... read more

Est. £1,200 - £1,400
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Lot 7944 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GREAT BRITAIN - 1936 - 70 HIGHLY INTERESTING MODERN MINT COLLECTION An interesting and unusual collection with an eclectic mix of basic sets, ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 7945 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GREAT BRITAIN - OFFICIALS - EXTENSIVE COLLECTION CAT SG £10,000+ Valuable and very useful collection of mostly used issues presented on ancient pages ... read more

Est. £750 - £900
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Lot 7978 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GB.QUEEN VICTORIA - 1841 (3 Sept) letter sheet from York to Dublin bearing a PAIR of 1840 2d pale blues 'BK/BL' plate 1 (SG 6) with 4 large margins & ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7994 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GB.EDWARD VII - 1902 £1 dull blue- green De La Rue, Ed VII, SG 266, very lightly hinged mint with full deep colour.

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 8001 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GB.EDWARD VII - 1911 - 13 £1 deep green, Somerset House printing, Ed VII, SG 320, couple light gum bends otherwise very fine marginal NEVER HINGED ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 8002 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GB.EDWARD VII - 1911-13 10s blue Somerset House, SG 319, never hinged mint. Beautiful, well centered stamp.

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 8006 (Sandafayre #5302, 17th December 2019)

GB.GEORGE V - 1912-1935 CONTROLS. An attractive fine mint (some are never hinged) collection in hingeless mounts on pages, virtually all different ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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