Lot 5294 (Hunters #7291, 23rd April 2019)

AUSTRALIAN STATES - WESTERN AUSTRALIA Interesting and valuable collection on printed album pages with additional material including blocks and multiples, shades and wmk varieties. Note 1854 1d black used (3 margin), 6d black bronze (cut into on 2 sides) but very fine mint no gum 4d blue and 1s pale brown imperf, 1860 2d pale orange imperf unused (2) and used, 6d sage green imperf used, 2d orange vermilion, rouletted, used, 1861 perf 14 - 16  1d rose used (2), 2d blue mint no gum, and used,  6d purple brown unused , 2, (perf faults), 6d and 1s used, perf 14 - 16 very rough perf 1d rose-carmine unused (2), 6d purple fine used, perf 14 Somerset House 1d rose part og, 4d vermilion unused, used (2), 1863 6d violet shades (3) used,  1864 wmk CC values to 1s sage including 1d bistre, 2d chrome yellow, 4d carmine and 1s bright green all very fine mint, perf 14 1d yellow ochre mint, 2d chrome yellow mint, 1871 3d cinnamon mint, 1874 1d on 2d yellow used, 1882 wmk CA, 4d carmine and 6d lilac mint, (2), 1885 1d on 3d mint, 1885 set mint, 1888 set of 3 mint, 1895 1d on 3d brown ovptd in green and red mint, 1898 1d carmine and 2d bright yellow in imperf pairs, 1902 set to £1 orange brown mint, varieties incl 1d wmk upright, 2s wmk sideways, plus 3 distinct shades mint, blocks of 4 with values to 10d mint, 1905 vals to 5s mint, plus a range of mint shades, 1912 pair mint and much more. (240+ 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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