Lot 236 (CSA - Public Stamp Auction #8327, 4th December 2021)

AUSTRIA - 1850-1953 VALUABLE INTACT SPECIALIZED COLLECTION well written-up in five Elbe albums, from 1850 first issues incl. paper types, cancels, few covers and a section of plate flaws, 1858-59 Josef issues with types and shades, St. Andrew crosses (unfortunately none attached to stamps), reprints etc. 1860-61 issues mint and used, cancels and covers, similar 1863-64 Coat of Arms, 1867-80 Emperor issues with various prints, perf varieties, mint with good shades, coloured cancels, 1883 Coat of Arms complete mint with additional mint or used perf varieties, 1890-1907 Emperor definitives incl. mint multiples and cancellations, 1908-16 60th Year set complete mint and used with coated, uncoated and grey papers, four single and three pair imperforates up to the 30h, 1910 Birthday set complete mint and used, good later completion often as mint and used, 1925-27 issues with additional imperfs to the 80g, 1945 Ostereich overprints with some high values, back-of-the-book incl. semi-postals and some covers, 1920's issues with varieties, 1931 Rotary set nhm and used, 1933 Winter Sports mint & used, 1933 WIPA issues (no souvenir sheet) and much of the later sets, airmails incl. 1922 2kr unissued and later nhm high values, Dues including some imperforate sets, Newspapers 1851 first issue only lacking the rarities, Newspaper tax, Special handling, etc., Lombardy-Venetia with used first issues, 1858-62 issues with types, 1863-65 Coat of Arms with better mint, also a section of WWII German propaganda, etc. (Many 100's) RESERVE £5250

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Auction: CSA - Public Stamp Auction #8327, 4th December 2021

Highlights from our 8327 Public Auction include:

  • CANADA TRANSATLANTIC MAIL: Spanning the 1780's-1880's with covers often with named ship endorsements in suitable lots.
  • BRITISH COMMONWEALTH RARITIES AND SINGLES: With some stunning mint Australia Kangaroo issues, other classic "Kings" high values incl. from Ceylon, Kenya Uganda and Tanganyika incl. the iconic £100 overprinted "SPECIMEN", Falkland Islands, Gibraltar and Rhodesia to name a few.
  • GREAT BRITAIN: With strong Victorian from Penny Blacks, mint Surface Printed, high values used to £5, Kings issues to high values, Officials, a large offering of decimal "Postage" lots estimated around half of the face value.

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