Lot 5004 (Sandafayre #5296, 28th August 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - POSTAGE DUES - THE FRENCH COLONIES A spectacular collection of chiefly mint postage due stamps spanning issues from the 1890's to 2000's, chiefly complete sets and often identified by SG number the collection is the culmination of many years of hunting! Arranged on various album & stock pages we note (amongst so much more) such things as the Chad 1928 & 1930 sets (£102), Dahomey 1906 set (£120), Gabon 1928, 1930 & 1932 sets (£153), Guinea 1905 & 1906-08 sets (£235), 1906 set (£70), Ivory Coast 1906-07 set (£85), Middle Congo 1928, 1930 & 1933 sets (£190), Senegal 1903 10 on 50c & 60c values (£240), 1906 set (£70),  St Pierre et Miquelon 1892 single- line opt set (cat £700+), 1932-33 dogs set (£170), 1941 3fr Noel opt set (£800), 1941-42 2f & 3f on 2f vals (£155), 1942 set to 2f (£230), Ubangi-Shari 1928 & 1930 sets (£108), also General Issues (£370+) PLUS SO MUCH MORE than mentioned here. Condition is chiefly very fine and fresh. A wonderful project, such collections are difficult to form as each item must be found individually (700+ stamps)

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Auction: Sandafayre #5296, 28th August 2019

Highlights from our 5296 auction include:

  • Belgium - Specialised Stamps And Proofs: Fabulous specialised collection with proofs, varieties, complete sets, complete sheets and plate number sheets offered as individual lots.
  • Germany - WWII Occupation Stamps: Fine range of German and Allied Occupation stamps including German Occupation of Telschen and Alsedschen, Allied and Russian Occupation Zones.
  • Jordan - Transjordan Stamps And Collections: Superb mint collection with many complete sets, varieties and better single values broken down and offered as individual lots.
  • Zanzibar - Superb Collection Of Provisional Surcharges: 1895 - 1945 Extensive collection broken down to individual better stamps and sets with many elusive items and better sets offered as individual lots. Much interest in 1895 "2½"surcharges.

 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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