Lot 5010 (Hunters #7293, 18th June 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH COLLECTION Late 19th Century to 1950's some fresh mint but mostly fine used generally all different stamps in an album, includes (all used) Aden 1937 Dhow set to 2r & 1939-48 set, Qu'aiti 1949 Wedding set, Bahrain 1950-55 to 10r on 10s mint, Kuwait 1939 12a, India 1931 New Delhi to 1r & 1937-40 most vals to 25r, Ceylon 1938-49 set, Mauritius 1937 20c 'Line by sceptre' & 1950 to 5r, Straits Settlements 1935 Jubilee set, Australia 1934 to 1s, 1935 Jubilee sets, 1937-49 set, 1940 Forces set & 1948-56 set, Canada 1930-31 to $1, 1935 Jubilee set & 1942-48 set, Newfoundland 1935 Additional Coronation set, Bermuda 1938-53 2s6d perf 14¼ (short perfs), Antigua 1935 Jubilee set & 1938-51 to 2s6d, Barbados 1950 to $2.40, Falkland Is 1938-50 to 9d & 1s mint, Dependencies 1946-49 Maps both sets mint, Ireland 1937 5s & 10s St Patrick, Malta 1948-53 opts to 10s, Cyprus 1938-51 2½pi mint, Sudan 1948 Officials set, KUT 1954-59 to £1, COGH 1902-04 to 5s, Southern Rhodesia 1931-37 to 5s, 1935 Jubilee set, 1937 set & 1953 set, 1925-29 to 3s, 1938-52 to 10s & 20s, Nigeria 1936 set to 2s6d, 1938-51 set, 1948 Wedding set & 1953-58 set, Sierra Leone 1938-44 set etc. Fine to very fine and fresh condition. (approx 3,500 stamps)

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Auction: Hunters #7293, 18th June 2019

Highlights from our 7293 auction include:

  • Australia - Strong Collection With Varieties: Extensive collection with Kangaroos to £2 including varieties offered as individual items.
  • Cayman Islands: Attractive group with better items and complete sets offered as individual lots.
  • China - Interesting Early to Modern Selection : Good range from Large Dragons to better PRC sets including useful collections.
  • Cyprus - Good Range of Better Items: Attractive range of better items and complete sets offered as individual lots.
  • Danish West Indies - Fine group with many varieties offered as individual lots.
  • Falkland Islands - Valuable Collection Split Down: Early to modern issues offered as better individual items, complete sets and solid collections. Much of interest.
  • Germany - Russian Zone: Extensive offereing of individual better items and complete sets, collections and individual states.
  • Germany - WWII Occupations: Mostly Western Europen countries with a good range of better items and collections offered as individual lots.
  • Jordan - 1952-1999 Extensive Collection: Mostly Western Europen countries with a good range of better items and collections offered as individual lots.
  • Kuwait - Extensive Collection: Comprehensive run of mint and used collections, with many complete year ranges and better individual items.
  • Lebanon: Small but interesting run of early sets and collections including a virtually complete 1942 - 9 collection of issues for the Republic.
  • Syria - Exceptional Collection: Offered as many complete administrative units and individual sets including Syrian Arab Republic, Alaouites, Latakia and much more.
  • United Arab Republic:  Fabulous collection broken down to better individual sets and collections with much never hinged mint and some interesting covers.

 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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