Lot 5011 (Sandafayre #5296, 28th August 2019)

.GENERAL SECTION - BRITISH COMMONWEALTH "S" COUNTRIES. 1860's - 1990's AN EXTENSIVE UNPICKED MINT / NHM / USED COLLECTION presented in a pair of bulging Stanley Gibbons Spring Back albums. We see an attractive collection, neatly presented on written up pages that includes Samoa with 1877 types to a reprinted 5s mint, 1899 Prov Govt opt'd to 2s6d mint & small later range, Sarawak range inc 1869 3c mint & later ranges to a mint $1, Seychelles with 1890 QV to 96c mint & 48c used, 1897-1900 to a mint 1r, 1901-02 surchaaarged range to 30c on 1r, KEVII 1903 mint range to 1r50, KGV 1912-16 set to 75c mint, 1917-22 set to 2r25 mint, 1921-32 range to 20c, 1935 Jubilee set, KGVI defin range with most values to 1r mint or nhm, QEII 1962 set mint, most omnibus sets mint or used followed by an extensive range of very fine mint or used complete sets, Sierra Leone with useful QV to 5s used, KEVII to 5s fiscally cds & mint Specimen opt'd, KGV 1912-21 Specimen opt'd 1s, 2s, 5s & 10s, cds used to 2s & 5s, Wilberforce 2s used, KGVI used to 10s "SPECIMEN" punctured 1½d & 2d mint, QEII 1956 to 10s used, Solomon Isles KGVI 1939 set mint, QEII mint ranges with sets, Somaliland 1942 set mint, 1953 QEII set mint, Southern Arabia 1965 set complete used on first day cover, The Second album with extensive South Africa with multiples, varieties, sets, SOUTH WEST AFRICA with large multiples, Airs with "MISSING STOP" variety in a block, Officials sets & more, South Georgia with very fine used 1990's sets, Southern Rhodesia with KGV to 2s mint & 2s6d used, Falls & Jubilee sets, KGVI  Coronation sets mint & again used, imprint blocks of 4, QEII 1953 set nhm, 1964 set nhm, Sri Lanka, Sudan & Swaziland ranges. Much of interest here. See scans for a flavour. (2500+ stamps & 20+ m/s)

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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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