Lot 5001 (Hunters #7291, 23rd April 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH BETTER ASSEMBLY, CAT £20,000+. 1857-1951 MINT & USED STAMPS in a small stockbook, includes Canada 1852-57 3d (x2, with 2 & 3 margins) & 10d (repaired, cat £1700) used, 1859 5c unused, 1868-90 1d deep orange unused (thin, cat £1600), 2c mint (cat £750) & 5c used, 1870-97 1c block of 6 & 3s block of 4 mint/NHM, 1893 20c mint, 1892-1902 2c block of 4 mint, Antigua 1863-67 1d unused, 1913 5s mint, Bahamas 1921-37 £1 "Specimen" mint, Barbados 1873 3d, 1905 2s6d & 1912-16 to 2s used, Australia Dues 1902-04 to 3d mint, Newfoundland 1857-64 1d used, BEA 1895 to 3a & 4a used and 1r mint, 1895 2½a on 4½a used, Rhodesia 1896 3d on 5s & 1910-13 8d mint, Eritrea 1951 set NHM, Australia 1913-14 6d (x3, one mint), 1913-14 Roos to 3d & 5d mint, 1915-27 to 5s used, St Lucia 1860 1d (x3), 4d & 6d unused/used, 1863 1d (x2), 6d & ½d on 6d mostly mint, 1864-76 to 1s perf 12½ unused, 1881 2½d mint, 1883-86 1s used, Oil Rivers 1893 ½d on half of 1d used, NSW 1897-99 5s mint, Official 1880-88 5s perf 13 mint (corner thin, cat £850), Sierra Leone 1897 2½d on 1s used, Nauru 1916-23 opt at centre set mint, Natal 1861-62 6d used, Ceylon 1857-59 2d (x2) unused  and to 5d, 6d, 9d (re-backed), 10d & 1s (x2) used, 1863-66 ½d & 2s mint and 8d used, 1867-70 4d mint, 1885 1.12r on 2.50r, 1899-1900 2.25r & 1903-05 2.25r used, Southern Nigeria 1912 to 10s "Specimen" mint, New Guinea 1914-15 to 2d on 20pf mint, Br Honduras 1888 50c on 1s used (cat £700, toned), Hong Kong 1862-63 18c, 1863-71 to 96c, 1877 16c used, 1876-77 & 1880 surchs sets used, 1885 $1 on 96c used, 1891 2c "Jubilee" unused,  1900-01 set to 50c mint, 1904-06 $2 used, Papua 1916-31 10s mint (toned), Br Solomon Is 1907 1s mint, Cook Is 1892 to 2½d (x2), 1936-44 set to 10s mint, 1943-54 £1 mint, Fiji 1912-23 £1 used, Bangkok 1882-85 wmk CC 6c and wmk CA 2c (x4 two mint), 8c & 10c (x2, one unused) used, New Zealand 1862-64 1d, 2d & 6d used, 1926-34 to 3s & 1931 Smiling Boy set used, 1935-36 2s mint & 3s used etc. Some mixed condition as usual, cat £20,000+. (340+ stamps)

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Auction: Hunters #7291, 23rd April 2019

Highlights from our 7291 auction include:

  • Australian States - Fabulous Old Time Collection: Exceptional collection offered as many better individual items and a range of substantial single issue or one state collections, including NSW "5s Coin Stamps", Queensland Chalons, South Australia Officials, Victoria Postal Fiscals, Stamp Duty Issues and a valuable Western Australia Collection. 
  • Malayan States - Straits Settlements Elusive Victoria & High Value Key Types: Superb collection of mint issues offered as individual items including many elusive mint QV surcharges and high value Ed VII and Geo V stamps, including Fiscally used and Specimen with several substantial balance collections.

Plus hundreds of Commonwealth lots, Great Britain lots, European lots – All countries in the world from Aden to Zululand! There are also some great sorter lots and collections.

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