Lot 7498 (Hunters #7340)

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TONGA - 1886 - 2002 BALANCE OF A SPECIALIZED COLLECTION of mint, never hinged mint and used stamps, proofs & other items on pages, stock cards and in packets in a small box, includes many unusual & specialist's items on pages, stock cards & in packets in a small box, we note (amongst much else) 1892 2d pair mint, 1894 surcharges set to 2½d on 1s (x3) mint, 1897 to 1s (x5) used, 1920-35 set mint, plus 2d Smaller '2' (x5, one mint) and 2½d black & blue used, 1923-24 surcharges set mint, 1938 Anniv sets (x2) mint, 1942-49 set never hinged mintM, 1967 Coronation opts set NHM, 1967 Peace Corps opts blocks of 4 NHM, 1969 surcharges set NHM, 1979 UPU Congress presentation folder, 1980-82 5p on 25s (x4) NHM, 1981 1.50p Wedding De Luxe special sheets (x4) in black, 1982 Cyclone Relief surcharge proofs sheet of 20, 1983 Printing composite bromide proof, 1991 2p & 3p Heilala Week imperf proofs blocks of 10 stamps & 5 labels, 1994 Independence booklet, 1994 Animal Welfare imperf mini-sheet without value, loads of 1980's & 1990's sets & mini-sheets with 'SPECIMEN' overprints NHM, various imperf black prints, Officials 1962 opts set (ex 5s) NHM (top values with toned gum), 1968 Birthday, 1970 Commonwealth & Red Cross and 1971 Death & Philatokio sets NHM, NIUAFO'OU 1983 Defins set used & sheetlets of 20 set (ex 1p on 2p) NHM, plus 47s bromide proof and two paste up proofs, 1992 Pacific War sheetlet imperf proof on card, some ephemera material etc. Mostly fine & fresh condition. (1,500+ stamps, m/sheets, sheetlets, proofs)

Est. £400 - £600

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