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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 2196 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - AIRMAILS - 3 VOLUME COLLECTION OF STAMPS AND COVERS Older type collection for issues to about 1945 including flown covers and ... read more

Est. £2,500 - £3,000
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Lot 2200 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - FLOWN COVERS Worldwide accumulation of mostly 1920s and 1930s cover and cards including 1928 Doisy and Carol Calcutta to Rangoon, ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 2201 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - ZEPPELIN 1927 - 36 STAMPS AND COVERS COLLECTION Small collection written up on pages with fine Argentina 1930 cover to UK franked ... read more

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 2215 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - 1935 SILVER JUBILEE ACCUMULATION Good range of mint and used issues including complete sets and some varieties including Leewards, ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 2566 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

CANADA - NEW BRUNSWICK - 1930's-1970's COVERS & CARDS COLLECTION An interesting collection of clear cds postmarks on covers and postcards presented ... read more

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 2614 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

CANADA - 1932 6c on 5c olive brown, SG 313, vertical pair, variety "inverted surcharge", Unitrade C3a. Top margin straight edge but lower stamp NHM.

Est. £200 - £250
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Lot 2647 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

CANADA - WAR TAX STAMPS 1915 - 1916 Comprehensive fine mint collection with 1915 "War Tax" overprint set, 1915 "War Tax" inscribed set, 1916 perf 12 ... read more

Est. £600 - £650
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Lot 2990 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - MARTINIQUE 1888-1938 very fine used collection on album pages, the earlier issues include 1888-91 01c on 2c x2, 05c on 20c, plus ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 2991 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - MARTINIQUE 1924 "0.25"on 50c brown and rosine with surcharge in brown reading downwards, Yvert 109 or SG 119, very fine mint, ... read more

Est. £130 - £150
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Lot 2996 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - REUNION 1949-51 Air Post set, Yv 49/51, SG 330/32, never hinged mint (3 stamps)

Est. £250 - £275
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Lot 3015 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

FRENCH DEPENDENCIES - ST PIERRE ET MIQUELON 1885-1952 very fine used collection on album pages, includes an attractive group of early issues e.g. ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 3163 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

GRENADA - 1935 1d ultramarine and grey, Silver Jubilee, variety "Kite and horizontal log", SG 146l, very fine used. RPS cert.

Est. £120 - £130
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Lot 3308 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

ITALIAN STATES - PAPAL STATES 1852 1scudo rose carmine, Sass 11, superb mint, full og. A fabulous stamp with good clear margins all round, fresh and ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 3339 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

ITALY - POLISH CORPS 1946 Polish Victories in Italy, set on white paper, Sass S4, very fine mint, without gum as issued. 45c "normal centering" as ... read more

Est. £800 - £1,000
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Lot 3361 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

ITALIAN COLONIES - ITALIAN POST OFFICE IN CONSTANTINOPLE 1908 2pi on 50c violet, Sassone 5, very fine used, well-centered & tied to piece by neat ... read more

Est. £800 - £1,000
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Lot 3400 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

JAPAN - 1871-1979 DEFINITIVES ACCUMULATION. An interesting & extensive, chiefly used accumulation neatly presented in an album with all stamps being ... read more

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 3412 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

JORDAN - 1965-1985 NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION. An extensive collection of complete sets presented in an old stockbook, ALL DIFFERENT, includes 1965 ... read more

Est. £275 - £300
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Lot 3434 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

K.U.T. - 1890-1935 USED COLLECTION in a thin stockbook, includes 1890-95 most vals to 2r, 3r, 4r & 5r, 1895 5a & 7½a, 1895 "2½" on 4½a, 1895-96 opts ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 3437 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

K.U.T. - 1912-21 20r purple & blue on blue, SG 60, used with fully dated "Nairobi" cds cancel, small faults, cat £850.

Est. £125 - £150
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Lot 3518 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

MALAYA-STRAITS SETT. - 1912 - 1923 Complete set to $5, wmk MCA, including shades and paper types, Dies etc, SG 193 - 212d, including including scarce ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 3521 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

MALAYA-STRAITS SETT. - 1922 $5 green and red on blue green, Malaya Borneo Exhibition, variety "Small second A in Malaya", SG 249d, very fine mint. ... read more

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 3523 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

MALAYA-STRAITS SETT. - 1935 - 1945 COMPLETE MINT COLLECTION Superb collection on printed pages complete including 1945 BMA overprint set. ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 3578 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

MAURITIUS - 1848-59 2d blue, Early Impression (position 8), SG 8, very fine used with 4 margins, deep, crisp engraving and neat numeral target ... read more

Est. £1,800 - £2,000
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Lot 3670 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

NEW HEBRIDES - ENGLISH 1908 1s green and carmine, watermark Crown CA, SG 9, very fine used, expertised A. Brunn on the back.

Est. £210 - £225
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Lot 3728 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

NORTH BORNEO - 1939 complete Pictorial definitive set, SG 303/317, fine used. (15 stamps)

Est. £400 - £425
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Lot 3847 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

RUSSIA - LOCAL ISSUES 1992-1994 SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION of local private overprints displayed in hingeless mounts in an album, ALL ... read more

Est. £225 - £250
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Lot 3904 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

SAMOA - 1941 - 2 £5 indigo - blue Arms, wmk "single NZ and Star", on Wiggins paper, SG 194d, fine mint. Rare and attractive stamp.

Est. £1,200 - £1,500
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Lot 4073 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

SOUTH AFRICA - 1989-2003 COMPREHENSIVE SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION on hingeless pages, all different, includes 1993 Aviation se-tenant ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 4216 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

UKRAINE - LOCAL ISSUES 1992-1994 SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION of local private overprints and provisional issues displayed in hingeless mounts ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 4247 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

VIETNAM - NORTH - 1960-1976 UNUSED ALL DIFFERENT COLLECTION on stock pages, stamps without gum as issued, includes 1961 Fauna, Reunification & ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 4281 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

GB.PENNY BLACKS - 1840 1d black lettered "B C" (plate 5), with four margins and tied with black Maltese Cross cancellation to an 1841 (9 June) entire ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 4283 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

GB.QUEEN VICTORIA - 1840 2d blue lettered "A H" (plate 1), SG 5, with four neat margins, on an 1841 (Jan) entire letter from Penrith to Carlisle tied ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 4306 (Express #6301, 26th November 2019)

GB.ELIZABETH II - PRESTIGE BOOKLETS COLLECTION 1980-2011 almost COMPLETE collection from the 1980 £3 Wedgwood booklet through to the 2011 £9.99 ... read more

Est. £600 - £650
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Lot 5004 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH ASIA - POWERFUL ACCUMULATION ON STOCKLEAVES QV to 1990's mint, never hinged mint and used. With INDIA (mainly used) ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,100
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Lot 5010 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - FORMER FRENCH COLONIES IN AFRICA mostly late 1950's to early 1970's collection on hingeless leaves in a binder, chiefly NEVER ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 5186 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1904-11 watermark Crown SA, Tall QV (Thick "POSTAGE") £1 blue, perf 12, SG 292, very fine mint.

Est. £160 - £180
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Lot 5188 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - SOUTH AUSTRALIA 1855-1912 mint and used (mainly used) collection on leaves, much of interest throughout with many better values ... read more

Est. £1,900 - £2,200
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Lot 5298 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

AUSTRALIA - OFFICIAL 1913 (punctured "OS") 2s brown 'Roo, SG O11, fine mint. Fresh and attractive!

Est. £325 - £350
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Lot 5336 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

AZERBAIJAN - 1919-2008 MINT / NHM COLLECTION ALL DIFFERENT collection of issues with many complete sets & a good range of miniature sheets, neatly ... read more

Est. £250 - £280
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Lot 5494 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

BELGIUM - 1915 King Albert portrait / pictorial complete set, Cob 135/49, fine mint (15 stamps)

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 5670 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

BRITISH OCCUPIED ITALIAN COLONIES - CYRENAICA 1950 "Horseman" set, SG 136/48, used, many with scarce commercial cancels. (13 stamps)

Est. £150 - £160
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Lot 5680 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

BRITISH OCCUPIED ITALIAN COLONIES - ERITREA 5c on ½d emerald, BMA ovpt, variety "No stop after A", SG ED1a in strip with 3 normals, very fine used.

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 5725 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

BRUNEI - 1906 Labuan overprinted / surcharged complete set, SG 11/22, very fine used (12 stamps)

Est. £550 - £600
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Lot 5787 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

CANADA - NEWFOUNDLAND - 1910 - 1946 COMPLETE MINT POSTAGE COLLECTION Superb range of fresh mint sets, complete for the period, includes 1910 and 1911 ... read more

Est. £900 - £950
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Lot 5798 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

CANADA - NEWFOUNDLAND - AIRMAILS 1919 - 1943 Highly complete fresh mint collection including 1919 Trans-Atlantic $1, 1921 Air Mail to Halifax, 1½mm ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 5812 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

CANADA - 1859-1935 ATTRACTIVE MINT COLLECTION An all different collection on Imperial printed album pages, starts with a small range of Queen ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 5898 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

CAYMAN IS. - 1932 Centenary of the Assembly of Justices & Vestry complete set, SG 84/95, fine used (12 stamps)

Est. £500 - £550
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Lot 5986 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

COSTA RICA - 1863-2007 EXTENSIVE MINT AND USED COLLECTION A clean collection on printed album pages with a very good general level of completion, ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 6223 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

FRANCE - ESSAYS NAPOLEON 1853 interesting collection of IMPERF ESSAYS printed in various colours, includes various values printed in various colours ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 6256 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - MADAGASCAR 1891-1906 OLD TIME MINT & USED, ALL DIFFERENT COLLECTION presented on printed pages, includes 1891 used imperf 5c, 10c, ... read more

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 6261 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

FRENCH COLONIES - MARTINIQUE 1887 registered cover to Germany franked General Colonies 5c green, 1887 15c on 20c (Yv 2) pair, and 15c on 20c (Yv 5, ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 6335 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

GAMBIA - 1874 6d deep blue, CC Wmk, imperf, SG 7, 4 clear to wide margins, red cds cancel, fine used with Photo Certificate.

Est. £150 - £175
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Lot 6377 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

GERMAN OCCUPATIONS - WWII ISSUES FOR DUNKIRK 40c violet top marginal pair handstamped Type II, Mi 1 (II), very fine never hinged mint.

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 6396 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

GERMAN ALLIED ZONES - BIZONE - AMERICAN & BRITISH ZONE 1948 (June/August) VERY FINE USED "Net Posthorn" overprinted definitive numeral range of ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 6796 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ISRAEL - 1948 COINS 250m., 500m., and 1000m. with tabs, superb never hinged mint, with Feldman photo certificate. (3 stamps)

Est. £3,000 - £3,200
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Lot 6849 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ITALY - 1861/2 NEWSPAPER STAMPS SPECIALISED COLLECTION Exhibition collection written up on pages with 1c Die proofs in blue and black, plate proofs ... read more

Est. £2,500 - £3,000
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Lot 6854 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ITALY - 1863 OFFICIAL POST OFFICE SEALS Fabulous exhibition collection of proofs and essays including Post Office seals featuring the Arms of Savoy, ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 6855 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ITALY - 1863 TELEGRAPH STAMPS ESSAYS Superb collection of essays incl Re of Milan featuring the King's Head or Arms of Savoy, and essays by Mons ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 6930 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ITALIAN COLONIES - LIBYA - ISSUES FOR FEZZAN 1951 "Horseman" set surcharged in francs, Sass S3, very fine NHM (10fr lh). Scarce set. (10 stamps)

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 6936 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

ITALIAN COLONIES - LIBYA 1951 "Horseman" set ovpt Libya, Sass S1, fine to very fine used, many scarce commercial cancels. (13 stamps)

Est. £150 - £160
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Lot 7100 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

K.U.T. - ACCUMULATION ON STOCKCARDS - EX DEALER 1890-1960 powerful mint and used (mainly mint) array featuring many better stamps and sets. With ... read more

Est. £700 - £900
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Lot 7279 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

MALTA - 1914-35 KGV FINE MINT COLLECTION MOST IN COMPLETE SETS, neatly presented on a series of stock pages, we see 1914-21 wmk Mult Crown CA ... read more

Est. £800 - £900
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Lot 7414 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

NETHERLANDS - 1864-1961 EXCITING EX-DEALERS ACCUMULATION A mostly fine mint, used, or never hinged mint assembly on individually priced cards, ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 7502 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - POSTAL FISCAL 1925-30 15s green, Cowan paper, perf 14½ x 14, SG F141, very fine used with neat, upright largely complete "Mataura" cds. ... read more

Est. £200 - £225
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Lot 7511 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

NEW ZEALAND - POSTAL FISCALS 1882-1901 USED COLLECTION presented on stock page that includes 1882 perf 12 2s blue (SG F9), 7s ultramarine (SG F15), ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7564 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

NORWAY - LOCAL BYPOST STAMPS 1880-1897 ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION on stock pages, some used but mostly mint (mainly never hinged), includes GRIMSTAD 1887 ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 7568 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

NYASALAND - 1913-21 £10 purple and royal blue with BREAK IN SCROLL, SG 99ea, mint with lovely bright fresh appearance, the gum with a hint of ... read more

Est. £4,000 - £5,000
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Lot 7575 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

OMAN - 1966 - 1997 COMPREHENSIVE NEVER HINGED MINT COLLECTION Highly complete including miniature sheets and some wmk varieties including 1966 Nakhal ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 8036 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - MAFEKING 1900 3d pale blue on blue, Small Format Baden-Powell, SG 20, marginal fine used on piece with full Mafeking cds. ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 8059 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - ORANGE FREE STATE 1900 1d on 1d purple, raised stops, variety "surcharge double", SG 113h, superb mint block of 4 (2og, ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 8066 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - ORANGE FREE STATE 1888 2d on 3d ultramarine, Wide "2", SG 52, irregular mint block of 6, very fine part og.

Est. £180 - £200
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Lot 8069 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - ORANGE RIVER COLONY 1900 V.R.I. surcharges, superb mint collection with values to 5s on 5s with a wealth of multiples, ... read more

Est. £800 - £1,000
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Lot 8169 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

SOUTHERN NIGERIA - OUTSTANDING POSTMARKS COLLECTION ON KE7 - KGV ISSUES a fabulous collection of 1903-12 stamp issues, largely ½d and 1d values (incl. ... read more

Est. £2,500 - £3,000
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Lot 8489 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

GB.EDWARD VII - 1902 - 1911 SUPERB MINT ED VII COLLECTION Beautiful fresh mint collection organised by value but each stamp written up by printing , ... read more

Est. £1,000 - £1,200
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Lot 8508 (Hunters #7301, 3rd December 2019)

GB.ELIZABETH II - MASSIVE "TEN PENCE" BOOKLETS COLLECTION 1976-77 unbelievable collection in 25 volumes of the 10p dull rose on very pale lilac ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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