.GENERAL SECTION - CINDERELLAS IMPRESSIVE WORLD ACCUMULATION of mostly 20th Century issues on various pages, stock cards and in packs in a box, includes various poster stamps, exhibition labels, charity & Red Cross labels, Esperanto labels, facsimiles, reprints and bogus issues, Delandre labels, Christmas & Anti-TB seals, matches labels, cigarette cards, 'unknown' items etc. Mostly good to fine condition, unchecked in detail, a great sorter lot. (guess 5,000 labels)
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Antigua Stamps: Our selection in this sale includes several fine mint collections with estimates ranging from £125 to £1,400, along with singles and sets, notably 1932 Ships 2s6d and 5s,1908-17 Arms set, 1953-62 definitive set NHM etc.
Aircraft on Stamps: A good variety of stamps issued for air postage or featuring aircraft in the design. Includes items from Canada, Denmark, Egypt, France and colonies, Italy and colonies, Latin American countries etc., plus collections including a superb 1930's to 2010's never hinged mint in 8 albums, plus postal stationery etc.
Malaya States Stamps: We have a good variety of collections including Federated Malay States, Pahang, Perak and Trengganu, along with many fine singles and sets, in particular Straits Settlements 1906-7 Labuan opts set, and Postage Dues with Trengannu 1937 and Malayan Postal Union 1936-38 sets.
British East Africa Stamps: A fine array of singles and sets including the very rare 1a blue-green with "ANL" (broken 'D') variety and Mombasa hand stamped overprint mint, 1890 surcharges on GB complete set very fine mint and many more choice items including 'dropped B' varieties etc.
Cyprus Stamps: A lovely, mainly mint, selection of QV to KGV period including overprinted GB, a nice 1882 ½ on ½d emerald-green, watermark Crown CC, 1902-4 Watermark Crown CA set and a good range of KGV high values to £1, as well as collections large and small.
Germany Stamps: This sale includes a rich range of collections including 1872-1919 Empire fine mint. 1920-22 Plebiscite areas, 1933-45 'Deutsches Reich' NHM, plus early states, Saar, German and Allied Occupation issues, Colonies, and much more.
Israel Stamps: We have a very select group of lots, including the rare 1948 Postage Due set with tabs NHM, a superb 1948-1999 never hinged mint collection - all tabbed, 1948 50m brown coins control block, along with special souvenir sheets, covers etc.
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.