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 1153 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

TOBAGO - 1885-96 ½d dull green with 'Slash' flaw, SG 20a, VFM.

Est. £55 - £60
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Lot 1245 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

.GENERAL SECTION - SAFE DEPOSIT BOX WITH 'INVESTMENT' CONTENTS. A quantity of sets and other items on stock cards, also some larger items & ... read more

Est. £650 - £900
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Lot 1249 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

.GENERAL SECTION - WWII OCCUPATIONS & LIBERATIONS collections of stamps and some covers on stock book & album pages in a box, note German 1945 U-Boat ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 1383 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - VICTORIA 1901-10 £2 deep blue perf 12½, SG 400, used with superb Melbourne presentation cds cancellation.

Est. £200 - £220
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Lot 1384 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - VICTORIA POSTAL FISCALS 1870 - 1900  mint and used collection including 1870 - 83 wmk single lined numerals perf 13, mint and ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 1500 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

BECHUANALAND - 1888 2s green and black, SG 47, fine mint, a couple of shortish perfs. Cat £800.

Est. £150 - £180
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Lot 1870 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

EGYPT - 1944-2010 SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION on stock pages, all different, highly COMPLETE from mid-1950's onwards, includes 1953 bars opts ... read more

Est. £1,100 - £1,300
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Lot 2514 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

MALAYA-STRAITS SETT. - 1892-99 $5 orange and carmine, SG 105, very fine mint

Est. £260 - £280
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Lot 2673 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

NEW ZEALAND - 1878 5s grey "Side-Face", SG 186, very fine mint

Est. £140 - £150
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Lot 2732 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

NORTH BORNEO - 1911 $10 black & brick red "Arms", SG 183, cds used with some small perf faults at right

Est. £225 - £250
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Lot 2779 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

NEW GUINEA - 1915 (Jan) 3d on Manus registration label, SG 39, very fine unused with full sheet selvage at left.

Est. £150 - £180
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Lot 3055 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - NATAL 1908-09 KEVII £1 purple & black on red, SG 171, fine mint marginal example, two tiny black ink spots on reverse (at ... read more

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 3261 (Express #6310, 4th August 2020)

ZANZIBAR - 1895 - 1927 MINT AND USED COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES Good old time collection with many better values including 1895 overprints ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 5005 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

.GENERAL SECTION - ROCKET MAIL GERMANY 1933-62 COLLECTION of covers, cards, cinderella labels and sheetlets of labels etc, includes several 1933 ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 5078 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

AITUTAKI - 1903 - 1920 SUPERB COLLECTION ON DISPLAY PAGES Well written up and presented collection on display pages, predominantly mint with ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 5114 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

ARGENTINA - 1910 IMPERF PROOF BLOCKS OF 4 COLLECTION. An impressive collection of imperf proof blocks of 4 from the 1910 "Centenary of Deposition of ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 5223 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - TASMANIA 1853 – 1912 TREMENDOUS COLLECTION ON “IMPERIAL” ALBUM PAGES. A chiefly used collection on 4 well-filled  SG “imperial” ... read more

Est. £2,800 - £3,200
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Lot 5232 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - VICTORIA 1850-53 TREMENDOUS COLLECTION ON “IMPERIAL” ALBUM PAGES of mint and used stamps  on 8  very well-filled SG “Imperial” ... read more

Est. £3,250 - £3,750
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Lot 5250 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1857-59 2d black-brown / red (SG 15) tied to reduced cover from with ‘PERTH / 6 JA / 1860’ blue date stamp ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 5251 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

AUSTRALIA - 1913 - 1966 USED COLLECTION WITH ADDITIONAL ITEMS. An interesting collection on album pages often with additional stamps added alongside ... read more

Est. £1,250 - £1,500
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Lot 5375 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BAHAMAS - 1919 VARIETY 3d black & brown "Staircase", WAR TAX opt, variety WMK INVERTED+REVERSED, SG 105y, never hinged mint

Est. £100 - £120
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Lot 5380 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BAHAMAS - 1935 6d light-blue & olive-green Jubilee with DOT TO LEFT OF CHAPEL variety, SG 143g, superb mint, very fresh.

Est. £175 - £200
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Lot 5437 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BARBADOS - 1912-1935 COMPLETE MINT COLLECTION WITH "EXTRAS". An ALL DIFFERENT, very fine mint collection presented on stock pages with a complete run ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 5541 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BELGIAN COLONIES - CONGO / ZAIRE 1967 - 1977 THE BIRTH OF MOBUTISM SURCHARGES. A beautiful, well- researched collection of stamps and commercial ... read more

Est. £1,500 - £1,800
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Lot 5566 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BERMUDA - 1924-32 2s purple & bright blue on pale blue KGV Key type with BROKEN CROWN AND SCROLL variety, SG 88b, fine mint, fresh.

Est. £175 - £200
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Lot 5624 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

BRITISH GUIANA - 1881 "2" on 24c emerald-green surcharge type 24, SG 158, fine cds used, fresh & scarce.

Est. £360 - £390
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Lot 5909 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

COOK IS. - 1892 - 1963 EXTENSIVE COLLECTION ON DISPLAY PAGES Chiefly mint collection well written up with much addition material including many ... read more

Est. £1,800 - £2,000
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Lot 5916 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

COOK IS. - 1903 Registered cover to an Indian Army Officer, Baluchistan, India franked 1899 ½d on 1d blue and 1902 1d dull rose (SG 21), tied by ... read more

Est. £150 - £200
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Lot 5996 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

DANISH WEST INDIES - 1855-1912 OLD TIME ORIGINAL COLLECTION. A delightful mixed mint & used, unpicked collection presented on album pages that ... read more

Est. £425 - £450
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Lot 6399 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GIBRALTAR - 1925-32 £1 red-orange & black, SG 107, never hinged mint.

Est. £180 - £200
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Lot 6415 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GILBERT & ELLICE IS - 1911 - 1944 CANCELLATION COLLECTION Fine range of mostly stamps on piece featuring the attractive Island postmarks of the ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 6420 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GILBERT & ELLICE IS - 1912 Cover to Marshal Islands franked 1911 Pandanus Pine set complete tied by large violet Gilbert & Ellice Islands ... read more

Est. £150 - £200
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Lot 6560 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

ICELAND - 1873-1952 VALUABLE OLD TIME COLLECTION An original & unpicked mixed mint & used collection, chiefly ALL DIFFERENT with valuable & useful ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 6673 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

IRELAND - 1927-28 10s dull grey-blue Seahorses with wide date overprint BROKEN S PLATE, Hibernian T74d (SG 88 var), never hinged mint upper left ... read more

Est. £750 - £850
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Lot 6897 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

K.U.T. - 1890 - 4 USED "LIGHT & LIBERTY" SELECTION Attractive group of values to 3r including scarce 8a grey and 1r grey, 1895 5a and 7½a, 5r forgery ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 6958 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

LABUAN - 1885-1904 FINE USED COLLECTION on leaves, all different, many stamps with cds cancels. Includes 1885-86 set, 1894-96 set incl 5c, 6c & 8c ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7259 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

NEW ZEALAND - 1864-71 4d deep rose "Chalon", Large Star Wmk, P12½, SG 119, unused, re-gummed, lovely fresh example with rounded corner. Cat £3500.

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 7288 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

NEW ZEALAND - 1935-42 SPECIALIZED 2S CAPTAIN COOK COLLECTION An impressive, specialized collection of the 2s olive-green "Captain Cook" pictorial ... read more

Est. £1,200 - £1,400
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Lot 7340 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

NIUE - 1902 - 1967 FABULOUS CHIEFLY MINT COLLECTION A highly attractive semi specialised collection with a wealth of additional material including ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 7380 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

NORWAY - 1855-1944 LOVELY OLD TIME COLLECTION A lovely mint & used collection, mostly ALL DIFFERENT with many complete sets & elusive issues ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7432 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

PAPUA - 1907-10 ½d black & deep green, small "PAPUA" watermark sideways, perf 11, COMPLETE SHEET of THIRTY, includes VARIETIES Pole to Sail (position ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 7436 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

PAPUA - 1916-31 LAKATOI OLDE SPECIALIZED COLLECTION A fascinating chiefly mint collection on album pages in a box with just the 1916-31 Canoe issues ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,200
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Lot 7449 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

NEW GUINEA - 1915 (Jan) 1d on 2d on 10pf carmine, SG 63, very fine used.

Est. £180 - £200
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Lot 7473 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

PENRHYN - 1902 - 1930 ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION ON DISPLAY PAGES Well written up and presented, chiefly mint with many additional blocks and multiples. ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 7474 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

PENRHYN - 1903 Registered cover to New Zealand franked ½d green, 2 singles and pair, 1d carmine pair, perf 14, tied by Penrhyn Is 3 Dec 1903 cds with ... read more

Est. £200 - £250
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Lot 7693 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

ST VINCENT - 1880 5s rose-red, SG 32, fine mint, very nice centring, fresh & rare.

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 7704 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

SAMOA - 1877 -1967 EXTENSIVE COLLECTION ON DISPLAY PAGES Mint and used collection well written up and presented with many additional blocks, used ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7709 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

SAMOA - 1914 NEW ZEALAND OCCUPATION Range of mint and used G.R.I surcharges including ½d on 3pf and ½d on 5pf used, 1d on 10pf, 2½d on 20pf (2, one ... read more

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 7850 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - GRIQUALAND WEST 1877-1879 mostly used collection on a page, includes 1877 1d "G.W." opt used, 1877-78 first printing ½d ... read more

Est. £650 - £750
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Lot 7910 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

SOUTH AFRICA - 1927-30 Pictorial definitives, complete set, 2d in imprint pair, SG 34/39, good to fine mint (7 horizontal pairs).

Est. £320 - £360
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Lot 8099 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

TONGA - 1886 - 1950 EXTENSIVE COLLECTION ON DISPLAY PAGES Very fine mint and used collection well written up and presented including 1868 - 88 King ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 8139 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

TOBAGO - 1879-1896 ALL DIFFERENT MINT COLLECTION with 1879 (wmk CC) 1d, 6d and 1s; 1880 (CC) complete set (SG 8/12); 1882-84 (CA) complete set ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 8142 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

TOBAGO - 1885-96 6d orange-brown with 'SLASH' FLAW, SG 23a, fine mint.

Est. £110 - £130
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Lot 8178 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

UGANDA - 1896 TYPEWRITTEN ISSUES Very fine chiefly unused collection with many lovely examples including 1a large and small "1", 2a pair, 3a unused ... read more

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 8265 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GB.QUEEN VICTORIA - 1841 - 1856 1D REDS LINE ENGRAVED SPECIALISTS QUALITY ASSORTMENT. One collectors group of very fine used stamps, the 1841 1d red ... read more

Est. £750 - £900
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Lot 8291 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GB.EDWARD VII - 1911-13 £1 deep green, Somerset House printing, SG 320, mint, a light crease at left which is not easy to detect from the front, a ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 8296 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GB.GEORGE V - 1918-19 10s dull grey- blue Bradbury Seahorse (SG 417) USED BLOCK OF TWELVE, cancelled by light registered oval datestamps, one rounded ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 8312 (Hunters # 7310, 11th August 2020)

GB.FIRST DAY COVERS - 1957-70 PRE-DECIMAL FDC COLLECTION includes 1957 Scouts, 1961 CEPT, 1962 NPY, 1963 FFH (both ordinary and phosphor), 1963 Paris ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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