Lot 5007 (Hunters #7291, 23rd April 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH ASIA COLLECTION, CAT £7750+ A nicely - presented & annotated 1867-1954 mint & used collection of mainly ALL DIFFERENT stamps in an album, includes many sets and better stamps such as the Aden 1939-48 set used, 1951 surcharges set used, Qu'aiti 1942-46 mint set to 2r, Batum, Brunei 1908-22 3c Type II mint & 30c used, 1916 set mint, 1924-37 set mint or used, 1947-51 set mint, 1952-58 set mint, Burma 1937 set to 5r mostly used, 1946 mint set to 5r, 1947 opts set mint, 1949 Independence set mint, Ceylon 1857-59 1d used, 1866-68 3d (x2 shades) used, 1872-80 2c, 4c, 8c, 16c & 36c mint/unused and used vals to 64c & 96c, 1891 15c on 28c mint, 1935-36 set mint, 1935 Jubilee set used, 1938-49 set mint or used with perf types, 1951-54 set mint, Iraq 1927 1r mint, Officials 1923 to 5r used, Kuwait 1929-37 to 6a mint, 1939 mint set to 8a, 1945 mint set to 12a, 1948-49 mint set to 5r on 5s, Labuan 1894-96 5c mint, 1895 set to 20c on $1 & 30c on $1 mint and 40c on $1 cds used, 1896 "Jubilee" opts to 6c & 8c unused, 1899 4c on 5c mint, 1900-02 10c mint, Br PA's in Eastern Arabia 1948 set mint, North Borneo 1909-23 10c mint, 1916 2c on 3c mint, 1939 mint set to 20c, plus 25c, 50c, $1 & $2 (rounded corner) used, Pakistan 1949-53 set mint, Palestine, Sarawak 1869 3c unused, 1875 set (ex 6c) mostly used, 1888-97 to 5c & 12c mint, plus 16c & 32c unused, 1918 set (ex 50c) mint or used, 1934-41 most vals to 50c mint, 1946 Centenary sets mint & used, 1945 opts mint set to $2, 1947 opts set mint, 1950 set mint, Singapore 1948-52 perf 17½x18 to 40c, $1, $2 & $5 mint, Straits Settlements 1883-91 set used (32c mint), 1892-99 to 12c mint, 1902-03 to 50c (x2) mint, 1904-10 to 25c & 30c mint, 1921-33 to $5 used, 1922 opts incl 2c wmk MCA mint, 1935 Jubilee set used, 1936-37 to $1 mint, 1937-41 Die I mint set to $2, BMA Malaya, Transjordan etc. Some with small faults as usual but chiefly very fine and fresh, cat £7,750+. (approx 1,450 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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