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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 1460 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH Mostly 1940's to 2000's SUPERB NEVER HINGED MINT ACCUMULATION with not much duplication housed in a carton, ... read more

Est. £750 - £900
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Lot 1461 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

.GENERAL SECTION - 1850-1870's EUROPEAN CLASSICS COLLECTION Mostly used collection on pages with many better stamps & early imperfs, includes ... read more

Est. £400 - £500
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Lot 1592 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - VICTORIA 1901-10 £1 carmine-rose KEVII perf 12½, SG 399, fine mint, good centering, very fresh & attractive.

Est. £240 - £260
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Lot 1797 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

BRITISH GUIANA - 1853-76 EARLY "SHIP TYPES" COLLECTION A mostly used collection displayed and identified by SG numbers on old album pages, mostly all ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 1855 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

CANADA - NEWFOUNDLAND - 1857-64 8d scarlet-vermilion, imperforate, SG 8, fine used with neat barred oval cancel, four even margins and bright colour.

Est. £580 - £650
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Lot 1969 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

CUBA - 1899-1992 FINE MINT AND USED all different collection in a Scott album. With 1899 (USA surcharged) Postage set mint and Postage Due set mint; ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 1990 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

CYPRUS - 1924-28 £1 purple and black / red, wmk Mult Crown CA, SG 102, very fine mint.

Est. £200 - £220
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Lot 2033 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

DOMINICA - 1886-90 1s dull magenta, wmk Crown CA, SG 26, very fine used.

Est. £240 - £280
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Lot 2489 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

ITALY - 1945 100L bright carmine "The Family", horizontal pair variety "imperf vertically", Sass 565ao, very fine NHM. Signed Oliva. Cat €2700 ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 2577 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

ITALIAN COLONIES - SOMALIA OFFICIAL AIR 1934 25c blue & orange "Servizio Aereo Speciale" overprint (Sassone 2, SG O210), very fine mint, signed Oliva ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 2780 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

MONTSERRAT - 1876-1952 INTERESTING USED COLLECTION A delightful "Old Time" used collection presented on album pages that includes 1876-83 CC Wmk 1d ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 3180 (Express #6316, 19th January 2021)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - MAFEKING 1900 6d on British Bechuanaland 3d lilac and black, SG 10, very fine mint.

Est. £340 - £380
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Lot 5003 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

.GENERAL SECTION - 1850's TO 1950's ALL DIFFERENT EUROPEAN COLLECTION Mainly used on lovingly hand-drawn pages in a large ledger book, with a huge ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 5005 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

.GENERAL SECTION - MASSIVE WORLD COLLECTION In a bulging duplicate book, from later 19th Century to 1930's with most countries represented including ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 5074 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA - 1862 TO 1935 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint / unused stamps on 2 SG "Imperial" album pages ... read more

Est. £1,600 - £2,000
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Lot 5079 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA - 1903-07 Watermark Crown CC complete definitive set, SG 31/40, fine mint, lovely fresh colours. (10 stamps)

Est. £220 - £240
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Lot 5126 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - LOVELY OLD TIME RANGES ON PAGES with New South Wales (34), Queensland (55) incl. 1860 clean cut 6d Chalon used, other Chalon ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 5165 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - NEW SOUTH WALES 1949 Helio-Vaugirard sample imperf die proof of the 1888-89 Centenary issue 8d lilac-rose "Superb Lyrebird", as ... read more

Est. £150 - £160
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Lot 5209 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

AUSTRALIA - 1913 £1 brown and ultramarine Roo, SG 15, superb used with the Melbourne cds. Rare in this condition.

Est. £1,600 - £1,800
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Lot 5215 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

AUSTRALIA - 1913 TO 1936 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint stamps on 6 SG "Imperial" album pages with a good level of ... read more

Est. £2,000 - £2,200
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Lot 5219 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

AUSTRALIA - 1913-1935 COMPREHENSIVE OLD TIME USED COLLECTION on pages, all different, includes 1913-14 Roos set to 2s, plus 4d orange-yellow, 1913-15 ... read more

Est. £1,200 - £1,300
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Lot 5325 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BAHAMAS - 1859 TO 1935 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint / unused stamps on 3½ SG "Imperial" album pages with few ... read more

Est. £1,300 - £1,500
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Lot 5412 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BARBADOS - 1938-47 2d carmine perf 13½x13 with 'A' OF 'CA' MISSING FROM THE WATERMARK variety, SG 250db, within superb never hinged mint lower ... read more

Est. £750 - £900
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Lot 5425 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BATUM - 1920 (Jan-Feb) surcharges on perforated stamps set complete including the additional surcharges in blue, SG 29/37, 29a/33a, very fine mint ... read more

Est. £950 - £1,100
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Lot 5426 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BATUM - 1920 (Jan-Feb) 50r on 2k yellow- green imperforate, SG 38, very fine mint.

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 5430 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BECHUANALAND - 1885 TO 1935 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint stamps on 3 SG "Imperial" album pages with most spaces ... read more

Est. £1,500 - £1,750
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Lot 5455 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BELGIUM - 1915 5f blue 'FRANKEN' perf 14 (Michel 127 A, COB 147), never hinged mint, very fresh & attractive.

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 5493 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BELGIAN COLONIES - BELGIAN CONGO 1923-1960 FINE MINT COLLECTION displayed on album pages, essentially all different and with a very good ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 5555 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BRITISH GUIANA - 1853-55 4c plate proof in black on thin card. Superb.

Est. £200 - £250
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Lot 5580 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

BRITISH HONDURAS - 1865-1947 IMPRESSIVE OLD TIME COLLECTION ON PAGES incl. 1865 no watermark 1d mint and 1s used, 1872-79 perf. 12½ 3d (both shades), ... read more

Est. £500 - £550
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Lot 5793 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

CAYMAN IS. - 1907 handstamped ½d on 5s salmon and green, SG 18, very fine mint, extremely lightly hinged. Lovely!

Est. £220 - £250
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Lot 5820 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

CEYLON - 1857-1949 VALUABLE OLD TIME USED COLLECTION ON WELL FILLED PAGES a marvellous lot incl. 1857-59 imperf 1d (4), 2d (2), 5d (2), 6d  (4 ... read more

Est. £800 - £1,000
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Lot 5892 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

CROATIA - OFFICIALS IMPERFORATE ISSUES 1942-44 never hinged mint specialized collection on stock pages with all items identified & described, ... read more

Est. £300 - £350
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Lot 5979 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

EGYPT - 1874-75 DEFINITIVES mint and used collection in hingeless mounts, written up on pages. Covers all values (SG 35/41) with a range of perfs, ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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Lot 6042 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

FALKLAND IS. - 1933 £1 black and carmine Centenary, SG 138, superb used South Georgia cds. Basel Experts photo cert.

Est. £2,500 - £2,800
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Lot 6197 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

FRENCH COLONIES - SYRIA 1919-1924 MINT COLLECTION on stock pages, all different, some stamps are never hinged. Includes 1919 "T.E.O." opts on Levant ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 6247 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GERMAN STATES - BAVARIA 1850 - 1920 COLLECTION mainly used on leaves and including 1850 imperf 1, 3, 6, 9 and 12 Kr values, 1862 values to 12 Kr, ... read more

Est. £700 - £750
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Lot 6300 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GERMANY - 1870 - 1944 COLLECTION Mint and used in a large pegged album, including North German Confederation 1868 rouletted values to 2 Gr and 3 Kr ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 6364 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GERMANY - BERLIN - 1949 Berlin Relief Fund miniature sheet (Michel Block 1, SG MSB70a), never hinged mint, very fresh, with Georg Buhler ... read more

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 6555 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

HONG KONG - 1862-1952 IMPRESSIVE OLD TIME COLLECTION ON PAGES incl. 1862-63 no watermark 2c unused without gum, 2c, 8c pair, 12c, 18c and 24c used, ... read more

Est. £1,300 - £1,400
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Lot 6572 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

HONG KONG - 1912-21 50c black on blue green with olive back, SG 111b, very fine mint, a very elusive stamp!

Est. £850 - £950
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Lot 6626 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

INDIA - 1911-23 5r ultramarine & violet with WATERMARK INVERTED variety, SG 188w, fine used with "Grand Hotel Calcutta" cds cancel, very fresh. This ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,100
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Lot 6670 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

INDIAN FEUDATORY STATES - COCHIN 1946-48 4p grey- green Maharaja Ravi Varma, SG 103, very fine unused no gum as issued. Rare, cat £4000.

Est. £2,200 - £2,400
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Lot 6727 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

ITALIAN STATES - NAPLES 1858 50gr brownish red (Sass 14, SG 7), four margins, fine used with light cancel, signed Emilio Diena. Cat (Sass) 4,500 ... read more

Est. £650 - £750
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Lot 6818 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

ITALIAN COLONIES - SOMALIA 1926-30 overprints complete set, Sassone S. 20., (between SG 87-103), fresh, never hinged mint (14 stamps).

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 6923 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

K.U.T. - 1890 - 1903 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint / unused stamps on 3 SG "Imperial" album pages includes the ... read more

Est. £1,600 - £2,000
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Lot 7050 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

MALAYA STATES - JOHORE 1884-86 2c pale rose with "JOHORE" 16mm long Type 3 overprint ("H" and "E" wide and "J" raised), SG 3, fine used with lovely ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 7121 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

MAURITIUS - 1858-1949 SPLENDID OLD TIME COLLECTION ON PAGES with highlights incl. 1858-62 (6d) vermilion and unissued red-brown unused blocks of four ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 7217 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

NETHERLANDS - 1949-51 Queen Juliana complete set (Michel 525/43 & 582, SG 684/701), never hinged mint, very fresh. (20 stamps)

Est. £400 - £450
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Lot 7247 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

NEW ZEALAND - 1855-58 1s green on blued no wmk, SG 6, very fine used with 4 margins & delicate barred oval cancellation. Lovely fresh original colour, ... read more

Est. £1,800 - £2,000
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Lot 7303 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

NIUE - 1902 (May) 1d carmine perf 14 with SURCHARGE DOUBLE, SG 9a, mint with a couple of minor tone spots on gum. Rare.

Est. £650 - £800
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Lot 7455 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

RHODESIA - 1892-1909 OLD TIME VALUABLE COLLECTION ON PAGES with mint and used ranges incl. 1892-93 1d, 6d ultramarine, and 2s mint, 5s and 10s cds ... read more

Est. £350 - £400
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Lot 7533 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

RUSSIA - 1864-1985 EXTENSIVE COLLECTION IN TWO BULGING VOLUMES. An extensive, chiefly ALL DIFFERENT mint & used collection with hundreds of complete ... read more

Est. £450 - £500
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Lot 7584 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

ST HELENA - 2000 ARCHIVE IMPERFORATE Royal Birthdays mini sheet as SG MS814, BTD International Security Printers Archive imperforate. Never hinged ... read more

Est. £200 - £250
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Lot 7742 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SOLOMON IS. - 2005 ARCHIVE IMPERFORATE Europa 50th Anniversary miniature sheet set as SG MS1137, BDT Archive imperforates, never hinged mint. Rare! ... read more

Est. £900 - £1,000
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Lot 7788 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1863-64 1d deep carmine-red triangular, SG 18, mint PAIR with 4 large margins and sheet selvage. Fresh ... read more

Est. £350 - £380
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Lot 7793 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - MAFEKING 1900 "Cadet Sergeant Major Goodyear" 1d deep blue/blue, SG 18, fine mint. Scarce stamp.

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 7830 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SOUTH AFRICA -COLS & REPS - RUSTENBURG 1900 1d rose red and green with "V.R." HANDSTAMP INVERTED variety (SG 2var), mint part OG with missing perf. A ... read more

Est. £2,000 - £2,500
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Lot 7910 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SPAIN - 1853 3c bronze Madrid local issue, SG 31 (Edifil 23), used with large margins for this but just touching at bottom-left, lightly cancelled. ... read more

Est. £1,200 - £1,400
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Lot 7914 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

SPAIN - 1862-1867 OLD-TIME MINT AND UNUSED "CLASSICS" COLLECTION (CAT €4750+) presented on an album page, imperfs with 4 margins & mostly fine to ... read more

Est. £600 - £700
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Lot 8021 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

THAILAND - 1912 King Vajiravudh (Rama VI) "Portrait & Profile" definitive set, Scott 145/156, SG 147/158, very fine mint (12 stamps)

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 8066 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

TOBAGO - 1885-96 Changed colours set all showing 'SLASH FLAW' variey, (SG 20a, 21a, 22c, 23a, 24b and 24ca). Very fine mint (6d value never hinged), ... read more

Est. £650 - £700
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Lot 8067 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

TOBAGO - 1886 - 1896 SURCHARGES An excellent specialised collection on album leaves, mainly mint, displaying examples of all the surcharged issues ... read more

Est. £750 - £800
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Lot 8113 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

UNITED NATIONS - NEW YORK OFFICES 1955 Human Rights Day IMPERF PLATE PROOF PAIRS complete set, Scott 39Pl & 40Pl, superb never hinged mint, usual red ... read more

Est. £225 - £250
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Lot 8138 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

VATICAN CITY - 1935 International Juridical Congress complete set (SG 41/46, Sassone 41/46), never hinged mint, fresh & attractive. (6 stamps)

Est. £250 - £300
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Lot 8159 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

YUGOSLAVIA - 1918 LOCAL ISSUES FOR CROATIA Very fine mint (many stamps are never hinged) specialist's group of "SHS" OVERPRINT ERRORS & VARIETIES ... read more

Est. £1,200 - £1,300
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Lot 8160 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

YUGOSLAVIA - 1918 LOCAL ISSUES FOR CROATIA Independence complete set of IMPERF PLATE PROOFS printed in the issued colours on gummed buff paper ... read more

Est. £125 - £150
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Lot 8174 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GREAT BRITAIN - 1841 TO 1935 AMAZING MINT COLLECTION ON "IMPERIAL" PAGES. A collection of mint / unused stamps on 18 SG "Imperial" album pages, very ... read more

Est. £4,500 - £5,000
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Lot 8176 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GREAT BRITAIN - 1864-1994 SMALL MINT COLLECTION A small mint collection, CHIEFLY ALL DIFFERENT and mostly of definitives from each reign, presented ... read more

Est. £500 - £600
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Lot 8222 (Hunters # 7316, 26th January 2021)

GB.ELIZABETH II - 1953-2005 EXTENSIVE NHM COLLECTION. An attractive, ALL DIFFERENT collection presented in four printed albums & two stock books of ... read more

Est. £700 - £800
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