Lot 5015 (Sandafayre #5306, 7th April 2020)

.GENERAL SECTION - COVERS AND CARDS OF THE WORLD 1868-1970 diverse assembly which includes for example Boer War 1902 Active Service cover from Kroonstad to England franked ½d green pair, India 1935 Calcutta - Bombay Demonstration Flight cover with boxed cachet, India 1941 Kalyan - Bombay Pigeon Flight message cover, 1868 redirected cover India to England franked 2a orange, 6a8p and 1d red, Russia 1915 parcel receipt from Ashkabad bearing Russian PO's in China opts, a group of GB 1951 Festival of Britain cancel covers, Royal Household covers e.g. 1910 Sandringham, 1934 Balmoral, 1880 stampless cover from Poland with boxed "Aus Polen" cachet, plus much more of interest. (24 items)

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Auction: Sandafayre #5306, 7th April 2020

Highlights from our 5306 auction include:

  • AUSTRALIAN STATES - TREMENDOUS COLLECTION OF NEW SOUTH WALES: Fabulous old time collections offered as a run of scarce and better individual lots and several high power collections.
  • FALKLAND ISLANDS - EXTENSIVE AND VALUABLE COLLECTION: A very powerful offering with all the high value stamps represented with much cancellation interest including South Georgia usage, Fox Bay and HMS Afterglow items.
  • GREECE - EARLY TO MODERN ISSUES INCLUDING QUALITY COLLECTIONS: A fine offering with many better "Hermes" items offered as individual lots, a valuable mint Hermes Heads collection and a very fine never hinged collection to 1970.
  • QATAR - 1957 - 88 UNUSUAL OFFERING FROM THIS SMALL TERRITORY: Chiefly complete never hinged mint ranges with better individual sets and varieties offered as individual lots and a fine collection of 1965-6 imperfs.

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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