Lot 2528 (Express #6329, 25th January 2022)

MALAYA STATES - JOHORE 1884 - 1940 USED COLLECTION of fine / very fine used stamps with cds postmarks presented on a stock card we see 1884-91 overprinted 'JOHOR' a 2c pale rose SG 9 plus a 2c bright rose SG 10c and a 1991 2c on 24c green SG 17, 1891-94 6c dull purple and blue no watermark SG 26 plus the 1894 3c on surcharge set SG 28/31 also 1896 6c dull purple and blue 'KETAHKOTAAN' overprinted SG 37a then 1896-99 wmk single Rosette range to 4c (SG 43) and 1903 surcharge set SG 54/55, 1904-10 wmk Multi Rosette range to 10c (SG 67) plus 1910-19 range to 10c (SG 84) also a 1912 3c on 8c dull purple and blue SG 88 and 1922-41 wmk Script CA range to $1 (SG 120) all VFU. With a few Paquebot ship cancels a wonderful clean lot. (33 stamps)

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Malaya States Stamps

This sale features sets and single items from Federated Malay States, Johore, Kedah, Pahang, Perak, Trengannu and Straits Settlements along with several fine used collections of Johore, Kedah, Kelantan and Straits Settlements.

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Auction: Express #6329, 25th January 2022

Highlights from our 6329 auction include:

  • Cape of Good Hope Stamps: An extensive range of the classic "Cape Triangulars" from 1853 pale brick-red (SG 1), and including several pairs such as 1855 4d deep blue pair on piece and plenty of items with 3 good margins along with later perfs, revenues etc.
  • Albania Stamps: We have an interesting selection including several collections including 1913-20 general collection and 1961-64 imperf issues complete never hinged along with double-headed eagle hand stamps, military post and commemorative sets.
  • Germany Stamps: A very diverse range of items including early air mail, including a superb 1923 200m violet-blue imperf block of 6 nhm, Graf Zeppelin issues, miniature sheets including 1930 IPOSTA on cover, along with some fine mint collections, revenues, occupation issues, air labels etc.
  • Italy Stamps: A good selection of states including Modena, Parma and Sardinia along with early national issues with a superb 1c olive-green marginal pair and 15c blue block of 4, both with trial cancels, as well as a wide range of commemorative sets, modern varieties etc.
  • Malaya States Stamps: This sale features sets and single items from Federated Malay States, Johore, Kedah, Pahang, Perak, Trengannu and Straits Settlements along with several fine used collections of Johore, Kedah, Kelantan and Straits Settlements.
  • Great Britain Stamps: The range includes some attractive Penny Blacks, a selection of QV surface printed items displaying very fine postmarks, and a huge range of entire booklets from KEVII to KGVI period and panes including a 1924 collection of advert panes and some interesting specialist controls collections.
  • Monaco Stamps: We have a range of commemoratives of the principality including 1951 Red Cross sheetlets set, 1951 Holy Year set imperf, along with earlier Prince Charles issues and some attractive collections, mint and used.

Plus thousands of smaller singles/sets (great for buyers seeking to fill gaps in their collections or find that elusive single stamp!). Hundreds of Commonwealth lots, Great Britain lots, European lots etc.

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