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Bidboard Number: 1848
Date Closed: Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Lot Number Description Catalogue Value or Estimate Price Realized
 
1 Australia #4 VF+, perfectly centered mint NH example of the 1913 issue 2p Kangaroo, Watermark 8 (wide crown and wide A). An eye-catching stamp from the iconic and popular first 'Roo series. 2017 Scott Classic for NH US$190.00= $256.50 $65
4289
2 Australia #12, 54 Two superior quality used examples of the 5sh yellow and grey "Kangaroo", one wmk 8, the other wmk 10. A sound, scarce and attractive duo. 2017 Scott US$385.00= $519.75 $90
4619
3 Australia #17 // 65 Clean mint Hinged selection of 29 lightly duplicated 1914 to 1924 period Georgeheads, all properly identified by Scott catalogue for colour, perf and watermark type. This being said, there are obviously shade sub-types in the group that will most certainly be listed in more detailed reference books. Excellent upside potential for the specialist. See the scan of the list of Scott numbers for more info. 2017 Scott US$427.00= $576.45 $100
4941
4 Australia #45 // 56 Mixed condition (#46, 48, 50, 51 and 56 have faults, all in the bottom row of the scan) and sound used selection of 27 lightly duplicated 1915 to 1924 period Kangaroos, all properly identified by Scott catalogue for colour, perf and watermark type (all wmk 10). Excellent upside potential for the specialist. The faulty material catalogues US$2,171.50 and the sound material catalogues US$380.75. Total Scott catalogue value US$2,552.25= $3,445.55 $110
5410
5 Australia #66 // 107 Wonderfully fresh and F/VF mint Hinged selection of 13 lightly duplicated 1926 to 1930 period Georgeheads, all properly identified by Scott catalogue for colour, perf and watermark type. Excellent upside potential for the specialist. 2017 Scott US$461.75= $623.76 $130
4941
6 Australia and States / New Zealand Mostly used selection of several hundred all different late 19th to early 21st century period issues, all laid out on stocksheets. The consignor's 2013 Scott catalogue for the Australian area material (344 stamps) is US$556.85 and the New Zealand material catalogues US$352.75. Some sets and better singles noted. Owner's total 2013 Scott US$909.25= $1,227.50 $75
3905
7 Brazil MH/MNH and used souvneir sheets, blocks and various cards plus 86 unlisted stamps (not counted). Lots of interesting cancels. Take a look at the scans for an overall view. Owner's 2017 Scott US$279.00= $376.65 $65
5360
8 British Commonwealth 1935 Silver Jubilee sets. Eleven MH KGV 1935 Silver Jubilee sets on two Hagner pages. See scans for more details. 2017 Scott US$173.85= $234.70 $70
870
9 British Commonwealth 1978 QEII Coronation Anniversary. VF mint NH 1978 issue QEII 25th Anniversary of the Coronation common design type (Scott CD326-CD328) in a complete run of all 20 different colony/country souvenir sheets, plus the French New Hebrides issue (not often included in this group), all the sheets in cross gutter full panes of 8 souvenir sheets each. The uncut 8 sheet pane format of this series is very scarce and usually commands a substantial premium over 8 x sets of single sheets. The lot includes the original Stanley Gibbons order booklet. Conservatively valued as 8 x single sheet sets. 2017 Scott US$404.80= $546.48 $42
4389
10 British Commonwealth Bechuanaland #154-165, KUT #120-135, Pitcairn #39-51, 54-55 and Sierra Leone #195-207, 227-239. One stockpage with all different MH Queen Elizabeth II complete sets. 2017 Scott US$305.25= $412.09 $75
2253
11 British Commonwealth Commonwealth Conference Collection. Archival quality VF mint NH 1983 issue Commonwealth Conference commemorative sets and souvenir sheets from dozens of different countries and colonies plus two additional Post Office authorized presentation proof sheets (Falkland Islands and Canada). All neatly laid out in a deluxe, specially prepared and profusely annotated "Commonwealth Collection" album with matching slipcase. The extra specially prepared items in this collection include a Falkland Islands presentation print and a Canadian $2.00 presentation black print (only 20,000 of each produced). HUGE original issue price in 1983. The sun will never set on this collection! Estimate $200.00 $85
5023
12 British Commonwealth Eight different 1948 Silver Wedding sets. The low values for Negri Sembilan and Seychelles are lightly hinged. The rest are all MNH. All high values are MNH. 2017 Scott US$237.40= $320.49 $130
5023
13 British Commonwealth Fifteen different 1948 Silver Wedding sets, almost all MH. 2017 Scott US$359.05= $484.70 $170
5023
14 British Commonwealth Fiji #163-175, Ireland #250-265, Jamaica #159-174, Montserrat #128-142 and New Zealand #288-301. One stockpage with all different MH Queen Elizabeth II complete sets. 2017 Scott US$345.95= $467.05 $70
3634
15 British Commonwealth Jamaica #129-135 (x 2 sets), KUT #85, Mauritius #221-222, Montserrat #114-126, North Borneo #244-258, 259, Nyasaland #54, 55, 56, 57, 58-62, 91-94, Pitcairn #1-8, Sierra Leone #173-185, Southern Rhodesia #38-41, 56-63, 74-78. Two stockpages with MH King Goerge VI issues, mostly complete sets. 2017 Scott US$552.55= $745.95 $170
5397
16 British Commonwealth / Worldwide 1981 Royal Wedding and Princess Diana's 21st Birthday Collections. A deluxe quality three volume collection (housed in special Stanley Gibbons albums) of mint NH stamps, souvenir sheets and First Day covers, all commemorating the 1981 Royal Wedding (two volumes) and Princess Diana's 21st Birthday one volume). The lot also includes the official Stanley Gibbons Royal Wedding Stamp catalogue and three magazines reporting on the wedding (2 x Time and 1 x Macleans). HUGE original cost as new issue material. Estimate $250.00 $95
2712
17 British Europe Cyprus #143-155, Gibraltar #100-103 and Malta #191-205, 208-222. Four different Mint hinged KGV and KGVI sets. 2017 Scott US$298.30= $402.70 $60
3205
18 British Windward Album Pages British Windward Islands Supplements. Brand new trio of Scott Specialty Windward Islands supplements, Parts III, IV and V. the stock numbers, years and retail prices are as follows: 261WIS3 BR WINDWARD ISLANDS 1967-1975 (114 PAGES, $69.99), 261WIS4 BR WINDWARD ISLANDS 1976-1982 (170 PAGES, $99.99) and 261WIS5 BR WINDWARD ISLANDS 1983-1985 (99 PAGES, $64.99). A nice "Old School" style of album page. Total present day retail $234.97 $10
3205
19 Canada #1 Fresh, sound and lightly cancelled (7 ring target) used 1851 issue 3p Beaver imperf on horizontally laid paper. The margins are clear at top and sides, close to cut in at bottom. A much more than acceptable example of this classic Canadian First Issue. 2017 Scott US$1,000.00= $1,350.00 $280
5477
20 Canada #4, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20 Mixed condition used sextet of imperf pence and "First Cents" issues. Consists of a sound and VF example of the 3p Beaver on thin paper as well as five different decimal values (several with faults). 2017 Scott US$1,052.50= $1,420.88 $55
5323
21 Canada #15 Sound and Fine mint example of the 1859 issue 5c vermilion "First Cents" beaver. 2017 Scott US$575.00= $776.25 $160
5477
22 Canada #22a VF+ used example of the 1c brown red Large Queen on Bothwell watermarked paper (showing portions of the letters HWE of the watermark). Unitrade is $700.00 for VF used. A true Gem quality Large Queen. 2016 Scott US$500.00= $675.00 $260
5271
23 Canada #23a // 44 Carefully chosen used selection of 24 used Large and Small Queens, accurately identified by the knowledgeable consignor for shades, paper and perf types. Every stamp in this group has a legible dated CDS cancel. A good group for further study. See the scan of the owner's list for more details.Estimate $150.00 $75
4197
24 Canada #34 // 45, 39b Mint no gum (1 x #34, 1 x #41) and used (the balance) selection of QV Small Queen issues, all laid out on one stocksheet. One 5c value has cuts from the cancel. 2017 Scott US$469.00= $633.15 $42
5420
25 Canada #34-47 Sound used lot of all the basic 1870-1897 Small Queen issues plus numerous additional shades. Noted many VF+ stamps in the mix. An attractive lot for the SQ researcher or Victorian colour specialist alike. All valued as basic Scott listed types. 2017 Scott US$705.55= $952.50 $140
4791
26 Canada #35 Study High quality, in-depth and carefully arranged study of seventy-seven used 1c Small Queens, all with legible dated CDS cancels and accurate identifications of both the papers and perfs. The dates (and therefore the printings) run from 1870 up to 1897. This lot represents an exceptional basis for the start of a prize winning Small Queen calendar/printing exhibit. See the scan of the collector's list for more details. Estimate $200.00 $180
1514
27 Canada #35, 36, 41 Mint trio of 1870-1893 issue Small Queens. All Fine OG H. 2017 Scott US$200.00= $270.00 $70
5471
28 Canada #41a Study. Carefully chosen selection of 34 used 3c Small Queens, all in the rose carmine shade, accurately identified by the knowledgeable consignor for the vertical or horizontal weave paper types. This lot is a good group for further study. All valued as basic #41a by Scott catalogue. 2017 US$510.00= $688.50 $50
3266
29 Canada #44, 44a, 44b Mint trio of shades of the 8c Small Queen 1888-1897 issue, in violet black (OG, pinholes and small thins), blue grey (no gum) and slate (regummed, a couple tiny thins at foot), still a useful lot for shade comparisions. 2017 Scott US$985.00= $1,329.75 $80
5477
30 Canada #45 Study High quality, in-depth and carefully arranged study of 78 used 10c Small Queens, all with legible dated CDS cancels (many are Squared Circle types) and accurate identifications of the various paper and perf varieties. The dates (and therefore the printings) run from 1893 up to 1898. This lot represents an unbeatable basis for the start of a prize winning 10c Small Queen calendar/printing exhibit. Expect the odd fault in the group but just as basic stamps, the lot catalogues US$5,070.00 (=$6,844.50 CDN). See the scan of the collector's list for more details. Estimate $1,000.00 $375
4254
31 Canada #50, 55, 56, 59 Fresh, sound and Fine mint quartet of 1897 Queen Victoria Jubilee issues. The #50 and #55 are OG LH, the #56 and #59 are OG HR. 2017 Scott US$745.00= $1,005.75 $60
5538
32 Canada #50-60 Fine to VF generally fresh and sound group of eleven Queen Victoria 1897 Jubilees up to the 50c ultramarine. Light corner crease noted on the 8c value, tiny thin on the 10c, nice VF+ low values. 2017 Scott US$1,722.50= $2,325.38 $65
4197
33 Canada #51 // 468B, C1-C9, CE1-CE4, CO1-CO2, E2//E11, EO2, J1 // J20, MR2, MR4, O1 // O49 F/VF mint Hinged (plus a few NH) selection of 256 different 1897 to 1967 period issues, all neatly laid out on Hagner brand stocksheets. Lots of sets and useful singles, both regular and "Back of the Book" issues. Expect a few faults in the mix. See the hand written list for the full range of material and better items/sets. 2017 Scott US$4,115= $5,555.25 $350
5538
34 Canada #51/272, J14 Very decent quality duplicated selection of over 200 used stamps, from QV Jubilees up to GeoVI Peace issues. All organized (in a slightly crowded manner) on a double sided Vario stocksheet. Noted lots of nice cancels on individually better items. The owner has valued the lot using the "Fine" used column in Unitrade but many could be considered as VF. Owner's 2016 Unitrade. $804.00 $75
1683
35 Canada #58 Pristine VF mint lightly hinged full OG example of the 15c steel blue 1897 QV Jubilee issue, an outstanding example with intense colour. Unitrade is $400.00 for this quality. 2017 Scott US$275.00= $371.25 $46
5191
36 Canada #59 Fresh and VF mint OG LH example of the 1897 issue 20c vermilion Queen Victoria Jubilee. Unitrade is $400.00 for VF mint H. 2017 Scott US$275.00= $371.25 $65
4950
37 Canada #66-72 Fresh and Fine/VF mint part set of the 1897-1898 Victoria "Leaf" issue, from the c black up to and including the 8c orange value. The 1c and 2c stamps are NH, the balance are Hinged. The 5c has a small thin noted for the record. 2017 Scott US$950.00= $1,282.50 $140
5471
38 Canada #66-73, 74-84, 85-86, 87-88, 89-95, 96-103 Mixed condition complete used run of 1897 to 1908 period issues, consisting of Queen Victoria "Leaf" and "Numeral" sets, the 2 CENTS surcharges on 3c Leaf/Numerals, both 2c Xmas Map stamps, the Quebec Tercentenary set and the EdwardVII set to the 50c. Lots of CDS cancels in the group. Expect faults. 2017 Scott US$1,425.65= $1,924.00 $80
5538
39 Canada #68 // 159 Duplicated selection of 58 used 1898 to 1929 period issues, all laid out on one Hagner stocksheet. While the odd fault may be expected, the overall condition is quite decent. 2017 Scott US$2,027.05= $2,736.52 $70
5538
40 Canada #74-76, 78-84 Fresh and Fine/VF mint part set of the 1898-1902 Victoria "Numeral" issue, from the c black up to and including 20c olive green value. Missing only the 2c carmine (#77) to be complete. The c value is NH, the balance are Hinged. The 5c has a small thin noted for the record. 2017 Scott US$2,214.50= $2,989.58 $350
5471
41 Canada #87, 88 Select quality VF+ MNH examples of the "2 Cents" surcharge on both the 3c carmine "Leaf" and "Numeral" stamps. Unitrade catalogue is $240.00 for the VF MNH duo. 2017 Scott US$127.50= $172.13 $140
4901
42 Canada #89-95 Comprehensive used collection/study of 1903-1908 issue King Edward VII stamps, all neatly mounted or arranged on Vario pages. Includes some extra Unitrade listed shades and paper varieties. Expect the odd small fault in the mix. All valued as basic Scott types. 2017 Scott US$1,235.45= $1,667.86 $100
5055
43 Canada #96-103 Mint and (mostly) used collection of 1908 Quebec Tercentenary issues on two Stanley Gibbons quadrilled album pages, a sound group that includes NH OG and examples of the 1c blue green with hairlines in margins. 2017 Scott US$1,368.00= $1,846.80 $80
5538
44 Canada #98 VF+ MNH 1908 issue 2c Quebec Tercentenary. Mathematically centered, pristine and unblemished gum. As nice an example of this early commemorative as you're going to see. Unitrade is $210.00 for VF mint NH. 2017 Scott US$100.00= $135.00 $110
4950
45 Canada #106, 106c, 107a, 112, 114, 115 ,118, 119, 120, 137, 139-140 Fresh and F/VF mint, all perfect OG NH selection of GeoV Admirals, including a good number of premium quality examples (with a good upside in Unitrade catalogue). An excellent start to a NH set of these popular issues. 2017 Scott U$1,260.00= $1,701.00 $210
5389
46 Canada #110c, 110d Two fresh and Fine NH 4c GeoV Admiral Scott Classic catalogue listed subtypes, consisting of the wet printing "Golden Yellow" and the dry printing "yellow ochre" shades. The #110c has slightly uneven inking around the King's mouth noted for the record. 2017 Scott Classic US$470.00= $634.50 $80
5548
47 Canada #111, 111a VF OG mint Hinged examples of the dark blue (1914 printing) and indigo (1912 printing) shades of the 5c KGV Admiral. A key Admiral shade duo. Unitrade is $800.00 for the two VF H stamps. 2017 Scott Classic US$550.00= $742.50 $90
5389
48 Canada #120, 120a, 120i Shade trio of the distinct black brown, black and silver black shades of the 50c KGV Admiral. All three are F/VF mint hinged. The #120 and #120a are listed in Scott but the #120i (the rare 1917 wet printing silver black) is only listed in Unitrade. Conservatively valued as #120 x 2 and #120a x 1. 2017 Scott US$460.00= $621.00 $120
5389
49 Canada #149-159 Fresh mint complete set of the 1928-1929 KGV "Scroll" issue including both the iconic 50c Bluenose and $1.00 Parliament high values. F to VF centering, LH to HR on full OG. 2017 Scott US$749.40= $1,011.69 $65
3238
50 Canada #149-157 Fresh and generally VF mint NH partial 1928-1929 issue GeoV "Scroll" set, from the 1c value up to and including the 20c value. A great start to a Never Hinged set. Unitrade is $600.00 for a group of this quality. 2017 Scott US$427.00= $576.45 $80
5577
51 Canada #177 Post Office Fresh VF+ MNH example of the $1 dark olive green Mount Edith Cavell, the 1930 issue top value from the 1930-1931 KGV Arch/Leaf issue, one of the key items for a KGV post-Admiral collection in choice sound condition. Unitrade is $600.00 for this quality. 2017 Scott US$350.00= $472.50 $260
4093
52 Canada #178 Fresh and F/VF mint part roll of 43 examples of the 1930 issue 1c orange GeoV "Leaf" coil. Noted at least one line pair in the strip. A fresh and relatively well centered multiple. 2017 Scott US$1,290.00= $1,741.50 $180
5471
53 Canada #180 Fresh and F/VF mint part roll of 129 examples of the 1930 issue 2c green GeoV "Leaf" coil. Noted several line pairs in the strip. A fresh and generally well centered multiple. A superior quality lot for the Canadian coil collector/dealer. 2017 Scott US$2,322.00= $3,134.70 $230
5471
54 Canada #211-216 Complete 1935 GeoV Silver Jubilee set of six, all VF mint NH x five complete sets. Note that three different generations of Royals are depicted on this set, consisting of four different Monarchs, including Princess Elizabeth, the future QEII. Unitrade is $270.00 for this VF mint NH quintet of sets. 2017 Scott US$210.00= $283.50 $50
5233
55 Canada #254 // 900, B5-B12, O19, O37 F/VF inventoried selection of mint NH 1940s to 1970s period blocks, plate blocks (mostly) and booklet panes, quite a few still in the original Bileski packaging. See the scan of the owner's list to appreciate the scope of the lot. Owner's 2017 Unitrade. $517.00 $55
3740
56 Canada #263, 264, 297 F/VF mint NH part and full rolls of GeoVI coil issues, consisting of the 1c War Issue (perf 8) x 123, 2c War Issue (perf 8) x 142 and the 1c "With Postes/Postage" in a full roll of 500. A useful lot for the dealer, with upside, as jump strips and lead/end strips have not been counted. 2017 Scott US$984.55= $1,329.14 $140
3740
57 Canada #276 // 716 Mint stock of 1948-1978 period issues, all neatly sorted in glassine envelopes, identified and priced by Unitrade. The lot consists of mainly commemoratives and Christmas issues, 6,164 stamps in total, including numerous tagged stamps. The stamps are mostly in blocks and blank corner blocks. This stock will have a high total Unitrade catalogue value but the lot has been very conservatively valued for the face value of the mint postage alone. A great lot for the collector/dealer needing organized and clean stock from this time period. Total face value. $461.92 $260
1805
58 Canada #338-340 Stunning VF mint collection of matched sets of plate blocks of the 2c green, 3c carmine rose and 4c violet QEII Wilding issue values with a few used sets with Winnipeg barrel cancels and a few LH blocks noted but the vast majority checked were pristine NH. Housed in a Bileski-produced plate block album with slipcase containing a total of 191 blocks on 48 pages, virtually complete with the exception of plate #9 of the 2c and plates #17-19 of the 4c value. Note the LL position block of plate #7 of #338 is stuck to one of the center adhesion areas. Includes W2B tagged blocks, and the plate #1 set of the 3c carmine rose value is actually #339iv on SF paper. 2017 Unitrade. $892.60 $160
1805
59 Canada #343 Study. Mint, used and on cover semi-mounted study of the 1954 issue 15c Gannet. This was the stamp that paid the airmail rate but was also employed for registration, special delivery and numerous other uses. The semi-annotated collection includes ten rate covers of various types, a FDC and numerous plate blocks. Of special mention is a quantity of correspondence, numerous papers and order cards from the Canadian Bank Note Company and the Canadian Post Office Department regarding the stamp design, production and finished stamp orders. Great background documentation for the serious collector of Elizabethan period material. Estimate $250.00 $260
65
60 Canada #406, 406i, 406ii, etc. Valuable and VF MNH specialized collection of the 1963 issue 2c green QEII Cameo coil consisting of 2 pairs, one strip of 4, a jump strip of 4, a jump strip of 4 with cutting guidelines visible, a repair paste-up pair and a repair paste-up strip of 4 with cutting guidelines. This last strip is unlisted as such in Unitrade and is an extremely scarce item. This value especially is surprisingly difficult to find well centered and this lot represents a particularly choice lot for any Elizabethan or coil issue specialist. 2017 Unitrade over $350.00 $85
5400
61 Canada #458b, 458bi, 458bp VF MNH set of all 3 varieties of the miniature pane of 20 of the 5c blue QEII Centennial issue, on both the DF and the NF paper stock as well as Winnipeg 2 Bar Tagged. A pristine trio, complete as per Unitrade, not often offered as a lot. 2017 Unitrade. $240.00 $38
4302
62 Canada #522ii, 525i VF mint NH examples of the 5c and 6c identical centre blocks from the 1970 Xmas "Childrens' Drawings" issue. Scarce blocks, listed in many catalogues and illustrated in many albums. The 5c block shows the "M.A" variety (#522iii) and the 6c block has the "scratch through window" variety (#525ii). 2017 Unitrade. $80.00 $30
4034
63 Canada #1040, 1131, 1680, 1815 VARIETIES. Archivally fresh and pristine mint NH quartet of dramatic and eye-catching perforation shifts, creating two recognized tagging errors as well (#1040 T1, G2aC and #1815 T1, G4dV). Estimate $300.00 $130
5416
64 Canada #1194B FORGERY. Counterfeit imperforate full mint NH sheet of 110 of the 1990 issue 39c dark violet Flag coil. This fake was produced in Montreal back in the early 1990s with the intention of defrauding the post office but the ring was broken up by the RCMP before production was complete. A few sheets and strips of these forgeries ended up on the philatelic market a short while later. A modern Canadian faux-philatelic conversation piece! Estimate $500.00 $85
3634
65 Canada #1203i, 1203 Pristine VF MNH full inscription panes of 16 of the first "Art Canada" series stamp from 1988 depicting "The Young Reader" by Ozias Leduc, on both the DF and LF papers. A choice pane duo, including a relatively recently-listed (and very elusive) fluorescence variety. 2017 Unitrade. $210.00 $38
5416
66 Canada #1283a-1286b Eight complete sets of all four 1990 issue Petro Canada 39c "Majestic Forests" mini-panes of four, all VF MNH. These panes were produced as a special promotion for Petro Canada. Getting hard to find. 2017 Unitrade. $400.00 $60
5526
67 Canada #1534ii VF mint NH upper left position inscription block of four of the unissued 1992 Xmas 52c rate stamp. This stamp was produced for a proposed rate change that was postponed until a later date. A few of these 52c stamps somehow got out of the post office and into private hands. A rare modern variety inscription block. 2017 Unitrade. $950.00 $400
4178
68 Canada #1535ii VF MNH example of the unissued 90c 1994 Xmas "Carolling". This stamp was prepared for use in anticipation of a rate change that never came about. A few of these 90c values got out accidentally. Only an estimated 1,000 examples were "released". 2017 Unitrade. $600.00 $350
4178
69 Canada #1812, 1812i, 1813, 1813i, 1814, 1814i, 1818-1834 VF MNH complete run of all the 1999-2000 Millennium miniature sheets including the basic set of 17 panes plus the additional six "Dove" thematic panes of 4 and 1. Total face value of all the stamps is $41.08. Becoming an increasingly difficult group to assemble, let alone complete. 2017 Unitrade. $202.00 $80
5526
70 Canada #1812i, 1813i, 1814i 20 complete sets of all three 1999-2000 Millennium souvenir sheets of one. All VF MNH. (Face value is $41.08). These panes were only available in the "Millennium Keepsake" tin and are harder to find than the panes of four. 2017 Unitrade. $450.00 $55
5233
71 Canada #2244, 2300, 2301, 2302, 2303, 2304, 2357 Seven different "P" (permanent stamps, present face value 85c each) stamp issues, all in mint no gum glassine envelopes of 100 of each. Offered as received. Total face value of the no gum stamps $595.00 $85
2853
72 Canada #BK25 Lovely VF complete and intact French text booklet containing 2 panes of six of the 2c brown KGV Jubilee 1935 issue. "1935" in pen and light handling crease on front cover noted for the record. The overall condition of the booklet is excellent and the panes inside are top-notch. 2017 Unitrade. $525.00 $95
4096
73 Canada #BK40a (English and Bilingual), BK40b (English and Bilingual), BK41a (English and Bilingual), BK41c, BK42a (English and Bilingual), BK42b, BK43a (English and Bilingual), BK44 (English and Bilingual) Fourteen VF+ condition booklets. A comprehensive lot covering the KGVI 1949-1951 issue with both English and Bilingual booklets where indicated. These complete booklets are in premium condition with none of the rust usually found, no writing and pristine covers. One of the chewing gum booklets (BK43a bilingual) has a cover bend. 2017 Unitrade. $575.25 $100
5445
74 Canada #BK106-BK109 VF condition intact mint NH quartet of 1989 issue Christmas booklets consisting of the 33c ($3.30), 38c ($3.80), 44c ($2.20) and 76c ($3.80) value booklets. This is a particularly scarce series of booklets, all still sealed. 2017 Unitrade. $142.00 $38
5444
75 Canada #BK111A VF quality investment group of 10 intact examples of the scarce March 1990 issue 50c Flag booklet, all perf 12.5 x 13 (perf change). 2017 Unitrade. $500.00 $60
5427
76 Canada #BK118 Wholesale lot of 20 complete mint NH $9.75 "Moving the Mail" booklets, a 1990 issue "Prestige" style booklet containing 25 x 39c Canada Post Mail Van commemoratives, all laid out in various combinations (inward and outward facing vans). A very useful lot for retailing, as these booklets are scarce. Total face value of all 20 booklets is $195.00. 2017 Unitrade. $640.00 $100
2168
77 Canada #BK251Aa Worthwhile investment booklet lot trio consisting of three VF mint condition complete unsevered booklets of thirty of the 48c Flag with the unannounced and provisional "Vancouver 2010" overprint which commemorated the awarding of the 2010 Winter Olympics to Vancouver BC (catalogue #1991). There was a very limited issue of this overprint (the overprinted stamp was not included in the Annual Collection or quarterly pack). The unsevered booklet of thirty is the only way to get the complete Post Office cover design, as the photograph runs across all three booklets of ten. Total face value as postage is $43.20. A "sleeper" booklet type and scarce Olympic topical. 2017 Unitrade. $180.00 $55
3398
78 Canada #BK623 Hoodoos Booklets. Two 2015 issue UNESCO World Heritage Sites Booklets. Both in VF mint condition. These examples of the rare recently recalled $7.20 self-adhesive booklet of six x $1.20 stamps each include two of the mis-identified "Hoodoos" stamps. Withdrawn from post offices in a panic by Canada Post, not many reached private hands. His booklet duo will be perfect for exhibition and display, as the wrong "Hoodoo" is also illustrated on the booklet cover. Owner's estimate $200.00 $70
3398
79 Canada #C1-C9, CO1, CO2, OC8 Mostly mint collection of 1928-1946 issue Airmails including multiples, a plate block and booklet pane plus a smattering of perforated and overprinted officials. A beautiful complete group with some choice NH items noted. 2017 Scott US$402.00= $542.70 $36
4248
80 Canada #CL6d, CL6 Mint NH sheet margin block of four of the 1926 issue Jack V. Elliot 25c red on yellow (zig-zag lines), with the lower right stamp showing a very prominent example of the Unitrade listed "white spot" variety (position 8 LR). Much harder to find than the catalogue value would suggest. An exhibit-worthy positional showpiece. 2017 Unitrade. $457.50 $95
3634
81 Canada #F1, F2, F2d, F3 Mint (#F1) and used (the balance) quartet of Registration stamp issues. The #F1 is OG HR (creased), the #F2 is CDS used, the F/VF and sound #F2d is the rare perf 11 x 12 variety and the #F3 is also sound and Fine. A worthwhile group. 2017 Scott US$751.00= $1,013.85 $85
4406
82 Canada #J1 // J20 Mint and used selection of 1906-1965 issue "purple" postage dues, all laid out on Vario brand stocksheets, including inscription blocks and other multiples. The odd small fault is to be expected. A great lot for the "Back of the Book" specialist, all conservatively valued by basic Scott catalogue types. 2017 Scott US$765.90= $1,033.97 $75
3634
83 Canada #O32 Pristine and VF mint NH trio of 1953 issue $1.00 Totem plate #2 plate blocks, all with "G" official overprints. The group consists of the upper right, lower left and lower right positions. The lower right plate block is on a distinctive thinner horizontally ribbed paper (no notes about this variety in Unitrade). 2017 Unitrade. $300.00 $32
2299
84 Canada #O46-O49 VF NH high quality specialized collection of the "G" officially overprinted QEII Cameo issue comprised of blocks of 32, matched sets of blank corner blocks (as issued), several examples of the "blunt G" variety as well as a block of 9 with "Dotted G" on centre stamp. Owner's 2016 Unitrade catalogue value $746.00 $95
5038
85 Canada #O47i VF MNH positional lower left position corner block of 4 of the 1963 issue 2c green Cameo with G official overprint, the lower left stamp in the block showing the Unitrade listed "blunt G" variety (position 91). An undervalued variety. 2017 Unitrade. $120.00 $30
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86 Canada #O231 // O286, OC6-OC9, OCE1-OCE2, OE7, OE10-OE11 Forty-two used stamps, all 4 hole Official OHMS Perfins. Some small faults. Owner's estimate $245.00 $42
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87 Canada #O250, O254, O270 DOUBLED PERFINS. Used selection of ten 4-hole OHMS perfin officials, all with DOUBLE PUNCHED PERFINS, varying from tightly spaced to scattered. A very eye-catching group. Estimate $100.00 $36
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88 Canada #OA197, OA241a, OA242, OA231, OS232, OA233 F/VF used selection of five different 5-hole OHMS official perfins. 19 stamps total, with a decent range of perfin positions and "missing pin in S" types noted. 2017 Unitrade. $345.00 $75
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89 Canada Annual Collections for 1976 to 1984. Nine different consecutive Canada Post yearbooks containing mint NH stamps, souvenir sheets and booklets for the years 1976 to 1984 inclusive. All the books are in VF condition and full of useful info regarding both the subject matter depicted on the stamps and technical production details. The total face value of the mint NH stamps contained in the books is $99.39. 2017 Unitrade. $385.00 $100
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90 Canada Annual Collections for 1985 to 1994. Ten different consecutive Canada Post yearbooks containing mint NH stamps, booklet panes and souvenir sheets for the years 1985 to 1994 inclusive. All the books are in VF condition and are full of useful info regarding both the subject matter depicted on the stamps and technical production details. The total face value of the mint stamps contained in the books is $236.88. 2017 Unitrade. $575.00 $200
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91 Canada Annual Collections for 1995 to 2001 plus the 2000 Millennium Souvenir book. Eight different consecutive Canada Post hardcover yearbooks containing mint NH stamps, souvenir sheets and booklets for the years 1995 to 2001 inclusive, plus Thematic Collection #88. All the books are in pristine condition with the original slipcases and full of useful info regarding both the subject matter depicted on the stamps and technical production details. The total face value of the mint stamps contained in these books is $268.63. 2017 Unitrade. $725.00 $220
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92 Canada Coil Mini-Hoard. Plastic cigar box packed with mint and (mostly) used coils, mainly GeoV and GeoVI period issues. Noted lots of pairs and strips, precancels, paste-up pairs and a few used partial booklet panes, as well as other sundry non-coil material A few part rolls of mint GeoVI and QEII included in the mix. A great lot of for the coil fan. Estimate $150.00 $80
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93 Canada Modern uncancelled on paper. On paper Canada uncancelled postage stamps, consisting of 1000 x "P" (permanent stamps, presently 85c) definitive issues only primarily the beaver issue. Unchecked for shades and types. Offered as received. Total face value of the uncancelled stamps. $850.00 $190
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94 Canada Presentation Book Darnell #SP16. 1951 CAPEX Official Prestige Presentation Book, issued by Canada Post, with blue leatherette cover, embossed gold crest and text. Contains a VF MNH set of blocks of #311-314, the Canadian Stamp Centenary issue. Very limited issue and a key addition to any Souvenir Book collection. Only listed (and in our opinion severely underpriced) in the 2005 Darnell catalogue. Undervalued 2005 Darnell catalogue. $125.00 $110
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95 Canada Recent Used Commemoratives. Clean, sound and VF accumulation of 2,500 used stamps (500 x pre-2015 commemorative issues, 500 x 2015 commemorative issues and 1,500 x 2016 commemorative issues). All on close cut single paper. High quality modern mixes such as this (includes stamps as recent as Flowers, Famous Canadians, CFL, NHL Team Jerseys, Mental Health & Community Foundation semi-postals, Empress of Ireland, Royal Ontario Museum, NFB, UNESCO, Mandela, Lunar New Year, Star Trek, etc.). High quality recent used commemoratives are quickly becoming increasingly difficult to find. These lots are among our most popular bidboard offerings, often selling over the owner's conservative estimate of 10c per stamp. Estimate $250.00 $180
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96 Canada Thematic Collections. Three different Canada Post issued products, consisting of the Unitrade listed 1996 "Historic Land Vehicles" maximum card set of 25 (Thematic Post Card set #20), the 2013 NHL Collector's Album (Thematic Collection #195) and a packaged trio of 2000 Millennium FDCs. 2017 Unitrade. $256.50 $55
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97 Canada / Worldwide Lean but meaty balance of consignment, consisting of mint/used stamp and cover lots. Includes still intact purchases from older bidboards, as well as recent Lunar New Year FDCs and other sundry. The total catalogue value of the Canadian material is probably a couple of thousand dollars. Estimate $200.00 $80
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98 Canada /USA / Worldwide Carton filled to the brim with an interesting mix, including special (often "subscription") collections, topicals and Post Office issues. Noted the 2002 Canada Post/Royal Canadian Mint/Macleans 2002 presentation folder (Unitrade Thematic collection #113), four folders packed with stamp related clippings and used stamps as well as a smattering of mint Canada and US postage, two 1967 Canadian Centennial Stamp Cases (Unitrade Thematic collection #1), a 1999 Guyana NHL thematic stamp sheet, "Cinderella" sheets including 1974 Pike County "Pig Day" and the 1939 NY World's Fair, a handful of Fleetwood cover folders, sundry covers (including silk cachets) and loose stamps, a cover album containing the recent US WWII series on FDC plus Canadian material and finally, a USA 1986 commemorative mint stamp year set. Estimate $250.00 $70
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99 Canada Cancels #37, 41 Specialized accumulation of 184 copies of the orange red and bright vermilion (and shades) 3c Small Queens on 4 quadrilled album pages and 2 Hagner stocksheets, each selected for the fancy cork cancels, including letters, leaves, crowns, stars, grid, radial and face cancels in black or blue ink. This is the first of two lots offered from a single collection, the first page with detailed identifications from the very knowledgeable consignor. Estimate $300.00 $120
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100 Canada Cancels British Columbia cancels on stamp or stamp on piece. Selection of 60, many "D" rated SON cancels and the rest "C" rated on two stock pages. A clean group seldom offered. Owner's estimate $225.00 $110
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101 Canada Cancels Maritime Provinces. Clean selection of over 1,200 "Sock on the Nose" CDS cancels, consisting of approximately 560 for Nova Scotia, 560 for New Brunswick and 80 from PEI. All neatly arranged on six double sided stockpages. The cancels are mostly from small rural post offices, 1930s to 1950s period. A number of the offices are likely closed today. Estimate $180.00 $180
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102 Canada Cancels RPOs and TPOs. Useful and neatly laid out collection of seventy 1c and 3c Small Queens, all with identified RPO or TPO cancels, many with full dates, some faults to be expected. Estimate $150.00 $55
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103 Canada Covers #202 Mounted and annotated collection of the 1933 issue 5c dark blue UPU Meeting commemorative on seven First Day Covers plus two commercial covers. Valued by Unitrade for the FDCs only. Unitrade. $245.00 $32
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104 Canada Covers A real "dog's breakfast" of items as received from the consignor. Lots of run of the mill items and also contains some hidden gems for the postal historian. Some of the better Canadian items include DLO, Eastern Arctic Mail, Advertising, Mourning, Town Cancels and WWI Canadian Soldiers mail. There is a smattering of foreign material including US Columbian issue stationery. Total of 359 pieces. Estimate $150.00 $44
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105 Canada Covers Small Queen Trio. Three different 2-ring numeral cancels on early 3c Small Queen covers, all 1870s dates. See the scan of the owner's detailed notes on the lot. Estimate $100.00 $70
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106 Canada Covers Victoria and Vancouver Island. Remaindered but still useful collection of 42 covers plus a handful of stamps, all mounted and partially annotated on 3-ring pages. Includes directional markings, directory service labels and handstamps, identified machine cancels, AR cards and corner cards, etc. Sure to be of use to some "Left Coast" postal historian. Estimate $100.00 $26
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107 Canada Perfins Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. S15 - S.L/A Co (2 QV, 9 KEVII and 7 KGV stamps), S21 - SUN/LIFE - (15 KGV stamps) and S22 - SUN/LIFE (14 KGV stamps), Total of 47 stamps. Shades, positions, missing perfins, doubles, etc. Nice mini-collection and hard to obtain. Owner's estimate $200.00 $32
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108 Canada Precancels #B34, R34, R36, R41, R45, S35 (x 2), S35-D, S35-V, S36, S41, S42, S43 Attractive and scarce group of roller type precancels, all on Small Queen issues. 12 catalogue listed stamp/type combinations plus a Montreal "21" precancel forerunner on a 1c value. Canadian Precancel cat. $510.80 $110
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109 Canada Precancels #B35, B35-D, B35-V, B35-O, C35, C35-O, G35 (x 2), H35, 135-V, J35, J35-D, J35-V, L35, L35-D, M35, N35-D, R35 High quality and hard to assemble selection of early roller type precancels, including various doubles, verticals and other varieties, all on 1c yellow Small Queens. Here's a great chance to fill those early spaces in your precancel or specialized Small Queen collection. Canadian Precancel cat. $527.50 $70
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110 Canada Precancels 100 Precancel stamps representing 26 cities/towns, Beamsville to Yorkton. Owner's estimate $975.00 $75
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111 Canada Precancels 1912-1960s period duplicated collection of 130 stamps, all "V","W" or "X" bar Types. Noted a few better catalogued items like doubles and "plus value" items and jump strips. See scans for full scope of the lot. Canadian Precancel cat. $504.40 $130
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112 Canada Revenues Van Dam #BCL46-BCL50 plus Shade BRITISH COLUMBIA LAW STAMPS. Five fresh and VF complete mint sets of five of the 1958 issue BC Centennial series Law stamps PLUS AN ADDITIONAL UNLISTED SHADE OF THE 25c VALUE. Note that some of the stamps have full perforations all around (scarce thus, as the panes created mostly straight-edged stamps and Van Dam notes that fully perfed stamps from this series are worth a premium). Even though most of the stamps in this group are NH, all have been conservatively valued as Hinged only. 2009 Van Dam. $925.00 $80
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113 Canada Revenues Van Dam #FSC4, FSC11-FSC12 Federal Supreme Court Law Stamps. F/VF+ used (punch cancelled) examples of the 1876 issue 50c blue "Young Queen' plus the $1.00 blue and $5.00 black 1897 issue "Widow Queen Victoria" Supreme Court Law stamps. A hard group to find as nice as these ones. 2009 Van Dam. $785.00 $120
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114 Canada Revenues Van Dam #FSC12 VF used example of the very scarce 1897 issue $5.00 black "Widowed Queen" Federal Supreme Court Law Stamp with purple control number. Light horizontal crease just above "LAW STAMP" as usually found on these large format revenues noted for the record. 2009 Van Dam. $475.00 $110
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115 Canada Revenues Van Dam Tobacco and Liquor Excise Seals. Duplicated but nicely varied selection of over 100 Tobacco and Liquor Excise Seals, mid-19th to mid-20th Century period issues. Expect a few faults in the mix but noted more than a few of the pieces in the lot that Van Dam and others are asking quite a bit of money for. A good lot to research with Brandon, Zaluski or Ryan reference works. Estimate $150.00 $230
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116 Canadian Provinces - British Columbia #7 Nice deep blue shade of the 1865 issue 3p "Seal of BC", perf 14. Fresh and Fine mint no gum. 2017 Scott US$160.00= $216.00 $48
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117 Canadian Provinces - British Columbia #7, 11 Canada #CL40, CL44. Quadrilled album page with a BC theme! The lot includes a used "Seal of BC" 3p blue with "10" numeral cancel (Williams Creek, Rarity Factor of 4), a 25c violet surcharge on 3p orange "Seal of BC", mint OG (heavy crease at bottom), a crude forgery of #18 (not counted) plus a trio of semi-official airmails: MNH Western Canada Airways and two unused British Columbia Airways Ltd issues. 2017 Scott Classic US$565.00= $762.75 $95
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118 Canadian Provinces - New Brunswick #1, 1a Fresh used examples of the red and dark red shades of the 3d imperf on blue paper 1851 Pence issue, both with 1-2 full margins and slightly cut into at places. The #1a has a "30" (St. Stephen) numeral cancel, with a rarity factor of 7 (Rare). 2017 Scott US$1,200.00= $1,620.00 $130
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119 Canadian Provinces - New Brunswick #6-11 Mostly mint collection (note 2 used plus 1 damaged and not counted) of all 1860 Cents issues including shades. The several examples of the 5c green value include a blue green with handstamp and partial gum on reverse as well as a yellow green with an apparent double impression listed in Unitrade for the 10c vermilion but unlisted as such for the 5c value. 2017 Scott US$649.00= $876.15 $75
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120 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #11 Sound, unusually fresh and VF mint OG Hinged example of the 1860 issue 2p orange imperf. Tight but clear and even margins on all sides. 2017 Scott US$475.00= $641.25 $150
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121 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #24 Exceptionally well centered VF mint no gum example of the 1866 issue 2c green "Codfish" from Newfoundland's first decimal series. 2017 Scott US$110.00= $148.50 $30
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122 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #33 Fresh and F/VF mint no gum example of the 1870 issue 3c vermilion Queen Victoria. This stamp is the key value to this early series. 2017 Scott US$400.00= $540.00 $42
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123 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #103 Fresh and VF+ choice quality mint NH 15c GeoV high value from the 1911 issue engraved "John Guy" commemorative set. Perfect centering and gum. Unitrade is $250.00 for VF mint NH. 2017 Scott Classic for NH US$150.00= $202.50 $120
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124 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #131-144 F-VF mint H/HR complete 1923-1924 issue pictorial set of 14. Noted a few nice VF stamps in this particular set. 2017 Scott US$182.80= $246.78 $65
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125 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #184c (x2), 186c, 186iii Quartet of VF MNH imperf pairs from the 1932-1937 Perkins Bacon printings, with 2 shades of the 1c grey black Codfish plus pairs of the 2c green GeoV from both Dies I and II. Pristine gum sides. 2017 Unitrade. $360.00 $95
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126 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #185b VARIETY. VF centered MNH full OG example of the 2c rose KGV booklet pane of 4, perforated 13.2, with extra horizontal row of perfs 5.75 mm into the top row of stamps. Some short perfs at bottom, still a very unusual and presently UNLISTED variety, with similar perforation varieties listed at $900.00 in Unitrade. Estimate $250.00 $110
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127 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #191b, 191d VF MNH imperf pairs of the 5c deep violet Caribou, 1932-1937 Perkins Bacon printings, both Die II and Die I types, a pristine lot. 2017 Unitrade. $330.00 $90
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128 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #193a Two VF mint large-margined imperf vertical pairs of the 10c olive black "Salmon Leaping" 1932-1937 Perkins Bacon printings, one with full NH OG and one without gum as issued, in slightly different shades (from different sub-printings). 2017 Unitrade. $375.00 $90
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129 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #253a VF+ MNH imperf pair of the 1c dark grey "Codfish" from the 1941-1944 Waterlow printing. This pair is a pristine example of this distinct type which is much scarcer than the earlier Perkins Bacon printings. 2017 Unitrade. $300.00 $85
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130 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #269a, 269v VF+ MNH imperf pair and single with security punch examples of the 4c light blue Princess Elizabeth 1947 Birthday issue. This imperf pair is one of the key later issue Newfie items and is in Post Office Fresh condition. The security punch single with slight offsets on front. A nicely coupled and rarely offered lot. 2017 Unitrade. $562.50 $160
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131 Canadian Provinces - Newfoundland #C2 Fresh and Fine mint OG LH example of the 1919 issue $1.00 on 15c scarlet Trans-Atlantic Air Post airmail. Only 6,000 printed. 2017 Scott US$225.00= $303.75 $110
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132 Canadian Provinces Sampler Mixed condition mint and used selection of pre-Confederation material from New Brunswick (6 stamps), Nova Scotia (9 stamps) and PEI (4 stamps). 2017 Scott US$430.75= $581.52 $55
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133 Denmark #82 The 1912 issue 5k dark red General Post Office high value pictorial, perf 13 x 13, wmk 113 (crown). Sound and F/VF used with a clear CDS cancel. 2017 Scott US$200.00= $270.00 $38
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134 Egypt #29 // N1 One hundred used and Mint hinged stamps from the pre UAR era, plus one cover (uncounted). Most notable are the three mint #86, 87 and 91. Varieties and mint/used combinations are included. Owner's accurate 2016 Scott US$184.85= $249.55 $55
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135 Finland #460 // 687, B191 // B332 Almost all VF mint NH (a smattering of used noted) collection of 249 different , one booklet, one cover, one aerogramme and one unlisted "Nordia 1975" souvenir sheet. All 1971 to 1983 period issues. A very clean and comprehensive offering. 2017 Scott US$306.35= $413.57 $55
5023
136 Finland and Karelia Mint and used collection of Finland (719 stamps and 1 booklet pane, 1800s to 1970s period issues) and Karelia (27 stamps, 1941-1942 period issues), all neatly laid out in one green stockbook. Mostly 20th century material, identified by the original Scandinavian collector. See the inventory list for more details on the range of issues and better single items. 2017 Scott US$1,820.30= $2,457.40 $270
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137 France #248 // 937 Twelve pages with dealer's stock of 1,483 used stamps (266 different). 1930-1959 period issues. 2016 Scott US$725.00= $978.75 $55
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138 France #3091 // 3944 Dealer's stock consisting of ten pages with 1,358 used stamps (227 different). All "Permanent" stamps (all commemoratives or large format). Includes issues from 2005-2011. 2016 Scott US$685.65= $925.65 $85
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139 Germany - DDR #586 // 1037, B89 // B148 Six pages with 456 different MNH stamps, mostly complete sets. 1962-1968 period issues. 2016 Scott US$353.95= $477.85 $100
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140 Germany - DDR #590B // 1802 New blue stockbook with 1,141 different used stamps, complete sets with only 4 exceptions. 1962-1977 period issues. 2016 Scott US$556.25= $750.95 $75
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141 Great Britain #1, 1a Used examples of the black and intense black shades of the 1840 issue "Penny Black". The #1 has a clear red Maltese Cross cancel and a light horizontal crease, the #1a is sound but has no margins to speak of. Unchecked for plate numbers. Still a nice looking shade duo. 2017 Scott Classic US$645.00= $870.75 $55
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142 Great Britain #2 The 1840 issue 2p blue imperf used, with partial Maltese Cross cancels in black. Margins all around except for right side and upper corners (just touching). Much scarcer than the more famous "Penny Black". 2017 Scott US$700.00= $945.00 $110
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143 Great Britain #3 // 20 Selection of imperf (x 1) and perforated (x 35) 1841 to 1857 period "Penny Reds", all laid out on one stocksheet. The consignor has identified them all for plates. Unchecked by us. Estimate $150.00 $50
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144 Great Britain #4 (x 21) Mixed condition selection of 21 used examples of the 1841 issue 2p blue imperf. Expect some faulty stamps in the group but note a horizontal pair with black Maltese Cross cancels as well as a diverse range of cancels, shades and papers. Unchecked for watermark of plate varieties. 2017 Scott US$1,050.00= $1,417.50 $65
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145 Great Britain #20, 33 (plate 72, 81, 106, 163) Mint no gum quintet of 1857-1864 period "Penny Reds", consisting one (#20 with ornaments in all corners) and four from the series popular with plate number collectors #33, plates #72, 81, 106 and 163. 2017 Scott US$310.00= $418.50 $70
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146 Great Britain #33. Plate #221 Sound and Fine mint no gum 1864 to 1879 issue perforated "Penny Red", plate #221. A decent example of one of the later higher number plates. 2017 Scott US$92.50= $124.88 $28
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147 Great Britain #33. Plate #225 Sound and Fine used example of the rare plate #225 of the 1864-1879 issue 1 penny rose red, with grid cancel and clear CDS. This was the last plate used for this long-running definitive issue and is the key value to the series aside from the nearly unique plate #77. 2017 Scott US$825.00= $1,113.75 $250
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148 Great Britain #57, plate 1 and plate 2 Sound and Fine used examples of both plate 1 and plate 2 types of the 1867 issue large format QV 5sh rose. 2017 Scott US$1,800.00= $2,430.00 $250
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149 Great Britain #98-107 Complete set of the 1883-1884 Queen Victoria issue, mostly nicely cancelled. The 9p value is damaged (this stamp alone catalogues US$475.00). 2017 Scott US$1,682.00= $2,270.70 $210
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150 Great Britain #105 VF "Sock on the Nose" CDS used example of the 1884 issue 6p green Victoria (wmk 30). Much nicer colour than we usually see. 2017 Scott US$240.00= $324.00 $26
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151 Great Britain #111-122, 125-126 Complete set of 1887-1900 Queen Victoria, used including the two stamps issued at a later date. 2017 Scott US$422.10= $569.85 $44
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152 Great Britain #222-224 ( x 8 sets) Eight complete used sets of the final 1934 re-engraving of the GeoV high value "Seahorses" (Waterlow and Sons printers, crossed lines in background of portrait). Unchecked for re-entries or other varieties. 2017 Scott US$1,200.00= $1,620.00 $150
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153 Great Britain #309-312 De la Rue Printing. VF mint NH complete set of the 1958 De la Rue printing of the high value QEII "Castles" set of four, watermark 308 (St. Edward's Crown). This very rare printing is listed in SG Concise as #536a-539a. 2016 SG Concise 600.00= $990.00 $300
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154 Great Britain #317c-322d The first (1957-1959 period) graphite lined QEII Wilding issues (wmk 308), in both mint NH sheet margin blocks of four and in coil strips of four (the 3p value is a paste-up). These will catalogue much higher in Stanley Gibbons and other specialized catalogues. 2017 Scott US$83.60= $112.86 $42
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155 Great Britain #371-374 De la Rue Printing. VF mint NH complete set of the 1959 De la Rue printing of the high value QEII "Castles" set of four, watermark 322 (St. Edward's Multiple Crown). This is very scarce printing is listed in SG Concise as #595-598a. 2016 SG Concise 195.00= $321.75 $65
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156 Great Britain #J39-J44 Fresh and F/VF mint NH complete set of six 1954-1955 issue Postage Dues. Listed in SG Concise cat as #D40-D45 @ 250.00. A very elusive "Back of the Book" issue. 2017 Scott US$321.50= $434.00 $150
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157 Great Britain Booklet Bonanza. Small but varied and "plus value" selection of early 1970s to 1980s period booklets, including regular, Christmas and large format "Prestige" types. Of note is the first 1 Wedgwood booklet. Conservatively appraised for the useable postage value only. Total Face value 109.03= $179.90 $140
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158 Great Britain Mint 1970-1984 Period Collection. Lindner Album (with slipcase and pages from 1970-1984). Completely filled with all the stamps pictured in the album. The material is mostly MNH but noticed some hinged stamps also. Total of 446 stamps. The total face value 65.00=$107.25 CDN. Owner's 2016 Stanley Gibbons 276.00= $455.40 $95
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159 Great Britain Mint 1984-1995 Period Collection. Lindner Album (with slipcase and pages from 1984-1995). Completely filled with all the stamps pictured in the album. Appears to be all MNH. Total of 592 stamps. Face value 209.00=CDN$344.85. Owner's 2016 Stanley Gibbons 1,060.00= $1,749.00 $230
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160 Great Britain Mint 1994-2002 Period Collection. Lindner Album complete (with slipcase and pages from 1994-2002). Not a complete run for all stamps pictured in album but the material appears to be all VF MNH. Total of 558 stamps. Face value 313.00=CDN$516.45. Owner's 2016 Stanley Gibbons 1,057.00= $1,744.05 $375
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161 Greenland #Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q5, Q6, Q6a, Q8 Mixed mint Hinged and used selection of nine of the popular large format "Polar Bear" Parcel Post stamps, 1915 to 1937 period issues. A superior quality offering, with only the odd small fault noted. 2017 Scott US$721.50= $974.00 $180
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162 Greenland #Q4 VF centered, lightly cancelled example of the 1905 issue 10 ore blue "Polar Bear" Parcel Post issue, perf 12 x 12 . One of the key values to the series. 2017 Scott US$550.00= $742.50 $190
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163 Hong Kong #46 // 311 Run of Dealer pages containing a comprehensive selection of used 1902-1975 period issues, most of the value in clean KGV and KGVI material. Lots of complete sets but not all. 137 stamps in total. Includes commemoratives and definitives. 2017 Scott US$811.50= $1,095.55 $140
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164 Hong Kong #147 // 477 Dealer pages containing fully described and priced 1935-1986 period issues, all mint (MH/MNH) complete sets. 82 stamps in total (22 sets). Apart from the 1935 Silver Jubilee set the bulk of the value is in QEII material. 2017 Scott US$514.60= $694.71 $85
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165 Hong Kong #154 // 166A Sound and F/VF mint H/NH selection of 1938 to 1948 period GeoVI definitives. All laid out by denomination on one Hagner stocksheet. Noted regular and chalk papers, a gutter pair of the $2.00 as well as a $2.00 and $5.00 value with a noticeable shift of the duty plate (inscriptions). All valued as mint Hinged. 2017 Scott US$399.90= $549.86 $140
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166 Hong Kong #203 // 217, 203b // 215b Extremely valuable, VF mint (mostly NH) annotated and neatly mounted advanced variety study collection of the 1962-1972 QEII "Annigoni" portrait issue. Includes upright, sideways, inverted and reversed watermarks, missing and mis-aligned colours, shifted and doubled perforations, constant plate flaws, inscription blocks and strips, plus cards and a cover. Many of the varieties are recognized in the Stanley Gibbons and Yang catalogues. The basic Scott catalogue value (NOT taking the numerous varieties into account) is well over US$1,200.00 but will catalogue much more using more detailed references. Estimate $650.00 $650
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167 Hong Kong #639c // 1017 Dealer pages containing fully described and priced material ready for incorporation into your collection and with the work already done for possible resale. A more comprehensive offering than one usually sees. MNH and used, consisting of 68 stamps, 41 souvenir sheets, 12 complete booklets and 23 coil strips of five. 1996-2002 period issues. 2017 Scott US$481.20= $649.62 $85
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168 Hong Kong Elizabethan Sundry. A non-postage stamp offering, consisting of early QEII period banknotes, revenues and aerogrammes, all mounted on quadrille album pages. See the scans of the pages to determine a value for yourself. Estimate $80.00 $85
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169 Ireland #147-148, 153-154, 161-162, 175-176 Mint hinged 1953-1960 period issues. 2017 Scott US$179.25= $242.00 $28
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170 Ireland #314 // 991 Very clean, usefully comprehensive and VF mint NH selection 331 different stamps, 34 souvenir sheets and 1 booklet pane, all 1972-1995 period issues. Some of the years are nearly complete, others less so. This lot represents an excellent start to the modern material from this colourful European country. 2017 Scott US$543.05= $733.12 $130
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171 Japan #397-400A, 418-4421A and 505-508B Three different VF mint NH se-tenant "Sports" series blocks of four, 1947-1950 period issues. 2017 Scott US$262.50= $354.38 $95
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172 Japan #480-497 F/VF mint 1949-1952 issue "Personalities" set of 18, all NH except for 3 lower values (and pro-rated as such). 2017 Scott US$180.00= $243.00 $75
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173 New Zealand #52 // 2334, B31 // B61, O32 // O103, P3 Ten pages with 675+ used stamps. See scans for an overall view. Owner's 2017 Scott US$710.00= $958.50 $130
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174 New Zealand #340c // 483 Very clean, all mint (and almost all NH) moderately duplicated dealer's stock of 1965 to 1971 period early decimal issues. All identified and sorted on dealer sales pages (the prices on the pages are a bit out of date but the lot has been accurately revalued by 2017 Scott catalogue). Noted lots of sets, some in blocks. A most useful lot for the NZ eBay or show dealer. Total face value is $73.38 NZD. 2017 Scott US$445.15= $601.00 $46
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175 New Zealand QEII era 1953-1980 mint hinged / NH (almost all NH) collection missing only a few stamps to be complete for the period. All neatly laid out on Seven Seas brand hingeless album pages in binder. Owner's Scott catalogue value US$453.45= $612.16 $75
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176 Norfolk Island #1 // 103 F/VF mint H/NH 1947 to 1967 period collection of 81 different stamps, all complete sets. See the scan of the inventory list for more details. 2017 Scott US$217.20= $293.22 $70
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177 Norway #O1 // O87, J1 // J11 Lightly duplicated selection of officials (84 stamps) and postage dues (17 stamps), 1889 to 1964 period issues, all neatly laid out in a small red stockbook. A nice quality start to these Back of the Book issues. 2017 Scott US$185.95= $251.00 $22
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178 South Africa #90-97 plus #45 and #89 Two VF mint NH complete 1942-1943 "War" issue sets of 8 in sheet margin blocks (many with marginal propaganda/war loan inscriptions), plus the 1936 p "Gold Mine" and 1943 issue 1sh3p "Signal Corps" issues (both in bilingual pairs). A very pretty and evocative WWII era group. 2017 Scott US$118.40= $159.84 $130
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179 Switzerland #371a // 656, B80 // B344 Four pages with 13 different MH/MNH souvenir sheets, 1936-1978 period issues. 2016 Scott US$303.15= $409.25 $38
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180 Switzerland Mint and (almost all) used duplicated selection of over 700 stamps and one souvenir sheet, 1880s to 1980s period issues. All neatly laid out in one black page stockbook. Noted good potential for cancels in the earlies, decent semi-postal sets and other Back of the Book material. Estimate $200.00 $44
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181 Switzerland / Liechtenstein Remaindered but still meaty run of nine retired approval circuit books, containing a varied selection of high quality mint and (mostly) used stamps, including a good number of sets. Duplication noted but there's a good range of material here, much of the used with choice CDS cancels. Valued for the NET sales value in Euros of the remaining stamps. Total net sale value 623.19 euros= $903.50 $55
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182 Tonga - Niuafo'ou #50 // 224 Fourteen pages with 28 different MNH souvenir sheets plus two not valid for postage (not counted). 1984-2000 period issues. 2016 Scott US$424.25= $572.75 $140
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183 Turks and Caicos Islands #78-88, 92-93, 94-100, 105-117, 121-134 Fresh and F/VF mint lightly hinged selection of 1948-1960 GeoVI and early QEII period issues, all complete sets. A clean and pretty group. 2017 Scott US$232.15= $313.40 $140
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184 United Nations Mint Office Trio. F/VF mint (vast majority NH) duplicated accumulation/selection/stock of issues from all three United Nations Offices (New York, Geneva and Vienna), 1951 to 1989 period material. Consists of 1,990 stamps, 68 souvenir sheets and 18 full panes. The original issue cost at face value is $179.79 for the New York, 742.03 Swiss Francs for the Geneva and 2,072 Austrian Schillings (obsolete) for the Vienna. Total original issue cost in Canadian Dollars. $1,450.00 $70
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185 USA #1 F/VF used 1847 issue 5c red brown "Benjamin Franklin" imperf on bluish paper. Barest trace of cancel visible. An excellent example of this "must have" US first issue. 2017 Scott US$400.00= $540.00 $210
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186 USA #24, 26, 35, 37 Four different used 1857 to 1867 period "Franklin" and "Washington" issues. Expect the odd small fault in the group. 2017 Scott US$489.00= $660.15 $70
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187 USA #26, 65 Two different F/VF mint OG H/HR early 3c "Washington" issues. 2017 Scott US$190.00= $256.50 $46
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188 USA #113 (x 3 shades), 114 (x 2 shades), 116, 117, 121 Used selection of 8 slightly faulty 1869 period issues, all with "G" grills. A scarce group, no matter the condition. 2017 Scott US$1,000.00= $1,350.00 $160
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189 USA #230 // 621 Generally sound selection of 52 used stamps, 1893 to 1925 period commemorative issues, with minor duplication noted, all laid out on two Hagner stocksheets. Lots of better VF quality stamps in this mix, with clear CDS cancels on a number. 2017 Scott US$998.65= $1,348.18 $95
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190 USA #285-291 Sound and F/VF used septet of 1898 Trans-Mississippi issues. The VF quality 8c, 10c and 50c values are unusually nice. 2017 Scott US$347.25= $468.75 $170
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191 USA #311, 312, 479 Sound and VF used trio of high value "Famous Amricans" consisting of the 1903 issue $1.00 black "Farragut" and $2.00 dark blue "Madison" (both perf 12 x 12, unwatermarked) and the 1917 issue $2.00 dark blue "Madison" (perf 10 x 10, unwatermarked). 2017 Scott US$335.00= $452.25 $220
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192 USA Modern Pane and Booklet Face Lot. A clean and diverse "plus value" mostly very recent modern VF NH face lot, consisting exclusively of full miniature panes and booklets. The vast majority of the stamps are "Forever" issues (presently .49c US) and the panes include Flowers, Elvis, Shirley Temple, Halloween, Lunar New Year, Wonder Woman, Prehistoric Animals, Pixar, Community Markets and Marilyn Monroe (the two Marilyn panes are in the original packaging @$9.95 ea). Total Face value US$294.34= $397.36 $300
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193 USA NAVY SHIP COVERS. Mostly 1950s period, some into the 1960s. Note one from UN Naval Forces Korea. Some are launch covers, but are mostly visiting or commemoration covers. Most are nicely illustrated, some extraordinarily so. Given that the USS Thresher was lost on trials in April 10, 1963, the included VF #8 illustrated cover of its launch date with cancel "PORTSMOUTH JUL 9 1960 1PM N.H." should have a better home than in a box! Some are of visiting ships from GB, Spain, Belgium and Germany with "Welcome to Norfolk VA" along with a USS ship's (host?) cancel. There are a half dozen such Canadian covers including, HMCS Bonaventure, Iroquois, Huron Nootka visits to Norfolk with the USS ship they visited with? cancel, like the USS Piper 409's 10,000th dive! Most with corner cards. Also several noted on the 100th anniversary, March 31, 1954, on the "RETURN OF THE BLACK SHIPS", nicely illustrated, commemorating their return. All different and Gen F/VF (53 different covers total). Estimate $150.00 $130
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194 USA / Worldwide Cinderellas. Carton containing a GREENS label catalogue (scarce) along with several stock books loaded with charity labels and sundry Cinderella type issues, mostly in sheets. Total retail value of this lot is in the many thousands of dollars. Popular eBay material. Estimate $300.00 $100
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195 Vatican City #1 // 686, B1 // B4, C5 // C54, E1 // E8, Q1 // Q15 Thirteen pages with 233 MH/MNH stamps, mostly complete sets, all different. 1929-1981 period issues. 2016 Scott US$349.50= $471.85 $80
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196 Worldwide International Stamp Albums. Four (4) large Scott International volumes, Laos to Zambia. Each volume is several inches thick, stuffed with stamps, mostly low values, many sets in the single digit value, a few stamps in double digit value. Mixed mint (some MNH) & used and generally in Fine condition. Thousands of stamps in total. Estimate $250.00 $110
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197 Worldwide Topical Collection. World Refugee Issues in a specially produced Minkus "World Refugee Stamp Album". Total of 251 different mint, mostly NH stamps plus 13 different souvenir sheets. A further 42 different First Day Covers with 88 stamps. All complete sets, comes with inventory list, not shown here. 2017 Scott US$775.35= $1,046.75 $90
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198 Worldwide / Canada Conglomerated Carton. Banker's box packed with the eclectic balance of a very interesting consignment. The lot includes a 1957 Scott US Specialized catalogue, $145.67 face value in mint Canadian postage (1950s-1980s period issues), a small cardboard box filled with perfins, revenues, quantities of used Canada and worldwide duplicates (saw 4 x faulty GB #1 plus other 2nd quality classics), a smattering of philatelic publications, some GeoV era Canada bundleware, a binder of more modern used Canada, a cigar box crammed with GeoV and GeoVI period GB bundleware, plus other oddball offerings. Estimate $400.00 $170
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199 Worldwide Topicals Railway Thematics. All Train and Railway related topical collection. Just shy of 600 stamps, mint and used, with duplicates. A large portion of this lot consists of VF mint NH "Leaders of the World" sets from numerous Commonwealth countries. Estimate $160.00 $44
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200 Yugoslavia #1594a // 2162 Top quality VF mint NH collection of 452 different stamps and 2 souvenir sheets, 1982-1992 period issues. All neatly laid out on Hagner stocksheets. Modern mint Yugoslavia is harder to find than you would think. A clean and comprehensive offering. 2017 Scott US$342.90= $462.92 $80
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