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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 1035 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

MALAYA STATES - KEDAH 1937 Sultan definitives set SG 60/8 NHM (9)

Est. £200 - £220
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Lot 2060 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

AUSTRALIA - 1913 Complete Kangaroo set to 2s brown, wmk Wide Crown, SG 1/12, fine to very fine mint. Lovely fresh set. (11 stamps)

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 2066 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

AUSTRALIA - 1914 - 1932 VERY FINE MINT COLLECTION Fresh and attractive mint only collection on printed pages with 1914 - 24 Geo V vals to 1s 4d, 1926 ... read more

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 2135 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

AUSTRIA - POST OFFICES IN LEVANT POSTMARKS COLLECTION 1860's-1900's interesting collection of used stamps on pages, all selected for nice readable ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 2157 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

BAHRAIN - 1966-1986 NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION. An attractive collection of sets presented on stock book pages, ALL DIFFERENT, includes 1966 Defins ... read more

Est. £225 - £250
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Lot 2197 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

BECHUANALAND - 1885-1913 OLD TIME MINT COLLECTION. A neatly presented collection, ALL DIFFERENT & includes 1885-87 CA Wmk ½d grey black, 3d pale ... read more

Est. £1,100 - £1,200
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Lot 2202 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

BECHUANALAND - 1888 £5 lilac & black, SG 21, used with blue oval fiscal cancel

Est. £150 - £175
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Lot 2338 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

BURMA - JAPANESE OCCUPATION - BURMESE GOVERNMENT ISSUES 1943-44 mostly mint (or unused as issued) study collection on album pages, includes 1943 ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 2418 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

CANADA - BOOKLETS 1903 Ed VII 25c booklet. SG SB 2, exploded for display but with all the interleaving. Scarce, cat SG £2500.

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 2422 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

CANADA - EARLY COLONIES ISSUES 1851-72 mint or used collection of the pre Dominion issues, includes examples of VANCOUVER ISLAND 1865 10c perf 14 ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 2705 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - FRENCH MOROCCO 1891-1956 ALL DIFFERENT MINT COLLECTION presented on stock pages, some issues without gum, many better issues are ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 2713 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - GUADELOUPE 1891 "GUADELOUPE" overprints on "Commerce" types complete set, Yvert 14/26 or SG 21/33, fine mint with lovely fresh ... read more

Est. £220 - £240
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Lot 2964 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

INDIAN CONVENTION STATES - NABHA 1938 Geo VI set to 5r complete, SG 77/91, fine to very fine used, some lower values lightly toned. (15 stamps)

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 2972 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

INDIAN FEUDATORY STATES - KISHANGARH 1928 - 26 Maharaja Yagyanarayan Singh complete set on thick surfaced paper, SG 72 - 80, plus additional shades ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 3102 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

ITALIAN COLONIES - POST OFFICES IN LEVANT 1874-1923 INTERESTING MINT & USED COLLECTION on leaves, includes ESTERO 1874-79 opts (39 stamps) with mint ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 3142 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

K.U.T. - 1938-54 KGVI definitives complete set, SG 131a/150b, in NEVER HINGED MINT BLOCKS OF FOUR. Superb! (20 blocks = 80 stamps)

Est. £600 - £650
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Lot 3153 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

KOREA - SOUTH - 1955 SCARCE PRESENTATION MINIATURE SHEETS 1955 Reconstruction (type 1) 10h brown, 15h violet, and 50h magenta set of three imperf ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 3159 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

KUWAIT - 1929-37 KGV (wmk Multiple Stars) complete set to 10R, SG 16/28, good to fine used. (19 stamps)

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 3291 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

MALAYA JAPAN OCC. - TRENGGANU 1942 (Sept) 8c grey on chalk surfaced paper, SG J104a, very fine used right marginal example. With R.P.S. certificate. ... read more

Est. £280 - £320
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Lot 3377 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

NEPAL - 1917-30 4a dark green (SG 41, Scott 17, Hellrigl 43h), Setting 11, a BLOCK OF 35 (7 x 5) including inverted cliche (SG 41a, Sc 11a, Hellrigl ... read more

Est. £600 - £650
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Lot 3427 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - 1898 NO WATERMARK MINT SELECTION. An attractive selection presented on a stock page that includes a fine mint complete "Basic" set, SG ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 3470 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - POSTAL FISCAL 1906. 5s yellow-green, P14, SG F81, fine mint

Est. £175 - £200
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Lot 3535 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

OMAN - 1978 75b on 250b National Day, SG 214, very fine never hinged mint. Scarce issue.

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 3610 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

RHODESIA - 1896-7 8d green & mauve on buff, die I, overprinted diagonally in black script "Specimen" (Samuel type R3, ex. the Presentation sets), ... read more

Est. £120 - £150
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Lot 3611 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

RHODESIA - 1896-7 LARGE ARMS ISSUE Interesting balance of an exhibition collection including 3s & 4s Specimen singles and 3s block of 4 (split perfs), ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 3632 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

ROMANIA - 1866-72 FORGERIES COLLECTION very much part of the philatelic story, forged & reprinted stamps were widespread in the 19th century and they ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 3644 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

RUSSIA - POST OFFICES IN LEVANT 1863-1918 ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION on leaves, mint & used, includes 1863 6k (x3, one mint with repaired tear & two ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 3732 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

SEYCHELLES - 1890-1977 ATTRACTIVE FINE MINT RANGES with light duplication on stock pages, includes 1893 surcharges vals to 12c on 16c Die I & 15c on ... read more

Est. £450 - £550
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Lot 3965 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

TURKEY - 1883 Postal stationery formula card addressed to Pera, bearing 1875 20pa green with "SEHIR" type III local Istanbul City Post overprint in ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 4003 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

UNITED STATES - 1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition $2 orange brown, Scott 293, SG 299, centred low and right (but clear of perfs), good used with ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 4048 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

GREAT BRITAIN - 1841 - 1989 WELL FILLED "BOXED" DAVO ALBUM Enormous general collection, some mint sets, some used and some both with barely an empty ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 4121 (Kwik-Bid #4291, 2nd April 2019)

GB.ISLANDS - GUERNSEY 2013-2018 MODERN NHM COLLECTION OF SETS, MINIATURE SHEETS & SHEETLETS. A beautiful collection, highly complete from Sept 2013 ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 5006 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH AFRICA USED COLLECTION - MANY STRONG COUNTRY RANGES - we see Bechuanaland - cat.£460+ incl. 1913-24 most values to 1s, ... read more

Est. £1,500 - £1,800
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Lot 5442 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

AUSTRIA - LOMBARDY AND VENETIA 1850-1864 ATTRACTIVE USED COLLECTION with many shades, types, varieties, postmark interest, stamps on pieces & covers ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 5539 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

BECHUANALAND - 1888 2s green & black "Protectorate" overprinted, SG 47, very fine mint

Est. £500 - £550
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Lot 5637 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

BERMUDA - 1962 10s Pictorial "Old Post Office" with WATERMARK INVERTED, SG 178w, fine used. A rare stamp. RPS cert.

Est. £480 - £520
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Lot 5645 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

BRAZIL - 1850-1980s SORTER'S ACCUMULATION GREAT LOOKING PILE of stock pages, album pages and stock cards, mint & used, we note 1850 values to 180r & ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 5661 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

BRITISH EAST AFRICA - 1895 4½a dull violet with OVERPRINT DOUBLE variety, SG 39b, very fine used.

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 5712 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

BRITISH OCCUPIED ITALIAN COLONIES - 1947 (8 Mar) 2s6d green opt'd "M.E.F." (SG M19) on a cover registered from Rhodes to London tied by "Raccomandata ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 5917 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

CEYLON - 1857 TO 1935 WONDERFUL OLDE TYME STAMP HOARDERS COLLECTION of both mint and used stamps untidily arranged on ancient home-made album pages, ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,500
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Lot 6483 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

GOLD COAST - 1871 ANTI SLAVERY PATROL COVER & CORRESPONDENCE. 1871 (20 Aug) a lengthy personal letter on two sheets of "HMS Seagull" letterhead, ... read more

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 6683 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

INDIAN CONVENTION STATES - GWALIOR 1938-1949 COMPREHENSIVE FINE USED COLLECTION on leaves, all different, includes 1938-48 set (ex 15r), 1942-45 set, ... read more

Est. £550 - £650
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Lot 6714 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

IRAQ - 1963 100f Lamassu - Assyrian Winged Bull deity UNISSUED group of four stamps of the same value in different colours as prepared by the State ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 6760 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

IRELAND - 1930- FINE MINT / NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION FROM A CAREFUL COLLECTOR - we see a very neat collection, presented in FIVE VOLUMES, begins ... read more

Est. £650 - £750
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Lot 7385 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

NEPAL - 1881 - 1930 SPLENDID CLASSIC PRINTINGS AND CANCELLATIONS, CAT £40,000+. A large modern stockbook containing a rather tremendous collection of ... read more

Est. £2,500 - £3,000
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Lot 7436 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - 1857 - 63 1s blue green on soft white paper, imperf, SG 17, very fine used with clear margins all round and light cancels. Some light ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7496 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - POSTAL FISCAL 1913-1921 £1 rose carmine P14½ x P14 comb, SG F123, very fine mint

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 7607 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

OMAN - 1978 75b on 250b National Day, SG 214, very fine never hinged mint. Scarce issue.

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 7702 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

QATAR - 1965-86 NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION ALL DIFFERENT, includes 1965 ITU & Fish defins sets, 1966 Games, Space Rendezvous ovpts & I.C.Y. sets, ... read more

Est. £750 - £850
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Lot 7769 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

RUSSIA - RUSSIA AND AREAS GOOD LOOKING MINT & USED ACCUMULATION in two stockbooks - note better earlier including 1863 5k Town Post mint, 1866 3k ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7770 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

RUSSIA - RUSSIAN POST OFFICES IN THE TURKISH LEVANT 1863-90 MINT & USED COLLECTION on a couple of album pages, includes 1863-6 Black Sea Towns 6k ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 7953 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

SOLOMON IS. - POSTAL HISTORY & COVERS AN ALADDIN'S CAVE OF COVERS & POSTMARKS some written up and housed in FOUR albums, some loose in packets, ... read more

Est. £1,400 - £1,600
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Lot 8250 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

SYRIA - 1961-1993 SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION on stock pages, ALL DIFFERENT, highly complete for the commemorative issues for the period, all ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 8350 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

YEMEN - 1886 (31 Mar) env to Bombay bearing Turkish 1884 1p blue perf 11½ (SG 99) tied very fine fully- dated blue HUDEIDA cds with another strike ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 8425 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

GB.PENNY BLACKS - 1840 1d black 'JB' plate 1b with WATERMARK INVERTED, SG 2Wi, used with 4 margins & attractive red MC cancellation. A beautiful ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 8516 (Hunters #7290, 26th March 2019)

GB.ELIZABETH II - 1953-1989 SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION in two hingeless Lindner albums, all different, virtually COMPLETE from mid-1960's ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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