Lot 5006 (Sandafayre #5296, 28th August 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH - PACIFIC ISLANDS early 1900's to about 1980 MOSTLY MINT (MUCH NEVER HINGED) HIGH-POWERED ACCUMULATION haphazardly crammed onto stockleaves. Difficult to establish all the better stamps and sets present, but on a fairly brief inspection can see (items mentioned all mint/NHM unless stated) COOK ISLANDS 1936-54 "Arms" Postal Fiscal range to £3 including 5s NHM block of 12, 1970 Apollo 13 $4 both types including SG 327 x 3, 1970 $4 on $8 and $4 on $10 surcharges including shiny gum SG 335/36 (at least 12), and more including Aitutaki and Penrhyn; NIUE including 1938 set; SAMOA including 1921 Native Hut set, extensive range of 1935-53 "Arms" Postal Fiscals to £2, 1955 10s & £1 NHM blocks of four, 1967-69 Birds to $4 (4) NHM; SOLOMON ISLANDS with strong KGVI and QEII definitives to top values. An impressive accumulation - see scans. (approx 900 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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