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BC603) Antigua 1867 QV 1d Vermilion SG7 MNG, with a small thin in the right margin. CV £250, price $180

BC591) Bahrain 1942 KGVI 3a Bright Violet overprint on India SG45 in a MUH block of 4, three stamps affected by a crease, and minor toning. Cat £88 as MH, price $55

BC590) As above, two stamps affected by a crease, minor toning, $65

BC235) Bermuda 1865-1903 QV wmk Crown CC 2d Bright blue SG4, fresh lightly hinged Mint, a lovely example of this scarce stamp, Cat £475, Price $599

BC236) Bermuda 1865-1903 QV wmk Crown CC 6d Dull purple & 6d Dull mauve, SG 6 & 7, Nice used, Cat £87, Price $79

BC237) British Honduras 1865 QV no wmk 1d Pale blue SG 1, some minor paper adhesions, Mint Cat £70, Price $59

BU53) Burma 1940 Stamp Centenary 1a on 2a6p Claret overprint on large pictorial ‘Naigamwalla’ FDC featuring reproduction of the Mulready design and Penny black and commemorative text, all in black, tied by ‘CHURCHILL ROAD/6 MAY40/2 20 PM’ cds, pre printed address, attractive & scarce, Price $199

BU60) Burma 1946 Victory 9pi Turquoise-green block of 4 on ‘Burma Posts & Telegraphs/2-5-46 First Day Cover’ with centrally struck ‘RANGOON G.P.O./2 MAY 46’ cds, & rubber stamped signature of the ‘D.G. BURMA P. & T.’ in violet, fault at top of cover, Price $79

BU61) Burma 1946 Victory 1½a Violet block of 4 on ‘Burma Posts & Telegraphs/2-5-46 First Day Cover’ with centrally struck ‘RANGOON G.P.O./REG/2 MAY 46’ cds, & rubber stamped signature of the ‘D.G. BURMA P. & T.’ in violet, registered with label on reverse, Price $99

BU62) Burma 1946 Victory 2a Carmine block of 4 on ‘Burma Posts & Telegraphs/2-5-46 First Day Cover’ with centrally struck ‘RANGOON G.P.O./REG/2 MAY 46’ cds, & rubber stamped signature of the ‘D.G. BURMA P. & T.’ in violet, registered with label on reverse, edge fold at left, Price $99

BU63) Burma 1946 Victory 3a6p Ultramarine block of 4 on ‘Burma Posts & Telegraphs/2-5-46 First Day Cover’ with centrally struck ‘RANGOON G.P.O./REG/2 MAY 46’ cds, & rubber stamped signature of the ‘D.G. BURMA P. & T.’ in violet, registered with label on reverse, edge fold at left, Price $99

BU64) Burma 1946 Victory set on registered FDC with two strikes of ‘RANGOON G.P.O./REG/2 MAY 46’ cds, endorsed ‘Burma Victory/1st Day of Issue/2nd May 1946’ registration label on reverse, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, Price $199

BU65) Burma 1946 Victory set on plain unaddressed cover, stamps tied by two strikes of ‘THANBYUZAYAT MEMORIAL CEREMONY/18th/DECEMBER/1946’ commemorative postmark. Thanbyuzayat is considered the terminus of the WWII Burma-Siam Railway, and is where it connected with the Burmese main line, fold at base, scarce, Price $299

BU66) Burma 1946 Victory set on FDC to the UK with two strikes of boxed ‘BUY POST OFFICE/CASH CERTIFICATES/2MAY46/12:30 PM/RANGOON’ postmark, scarce, Price $199

BU67) Burma 1946 Victory set on FDC to the UK with additional 1946 KGVI defins 3pi & 8a, with multiple strikes of boxed ‘BUY POST OFFICE/CASH CERTIFICATES/2MAY46/12:30 PM/RANGOON’ postmark, scarce, Price $199

BU5) Burma 1947 Interim Burmese Government FDC plain Post card with 3pi & 9pi overprints tied by ‘RANGOON/1 OCT 47’ cds and endorsed ‘Burma Provisional Government (1.10.47)’ neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, rare, Price $795

BU8) Burma 1947 Interim Burmese Government FDC with 6pi pair, 1a & 3a overprints tied by two strike of ‘RANGOON/1 OCT 47/SORTING’ cds and endorsed ‘First Day Cover/Burma/ Provisional Government/Postage Stamps/1.10.1947’ & boxed black ‘RANGOON’ handstamp, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, rare, Price $795

BU7) Burma 1947 Interim Burmese Government registered FDC with 6pi & 1½a overprints tied by ‘RANGOON/1 OCT 47’ cds and endorsed ‘First Day Cover/Burma/ Provisional Government/Postage Stamps/1.10.1947’ neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, rare, Price $795

BU9) Burma 1947 Interim Burmese Government registered FDC with 3pi x 2 & 6pi overprints tied by two strikes of ‘RANGOON/1 OCT 47/SORTING’ cds and endorsed ‘First Day Cover/Burma/ Provisional Government/Postage Stamps/1.10.1947’ neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, rare, Price $795

BU70) Burma 1947 Interim Burmese Government registered illustrated Flag themed FDC with overprint set of 13 3pi to 1R, tied by multiple strikes of ‘RANGOON/REG/1 OCT 47/’ cds & boxed ‘RANGOON’, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive & rare, Price $795

BU69) Burma 1948 Independence Day set on multicoloured Globe & flag Illustrated FDC, tied by two strikes of ‘BURMA INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATION/6 JAN48’ cds, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive, Price $149

BU68) Burma 1948 Independence Day set on multicoloured Globe & flag Illustrated registered FDC, tied by three strikes of ‘RANGOON/REG/6 JAN48’ cds, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive, Price $149

BU73) Burma 1948 Independence Day set on multicoloured Flag themed Illustrated FDC, tied by three strikes of ‘BURMA INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATION/6 JAN48’ cds, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive, Price $149

BU71) Burma 1948 First Anniv of murder of State Leaders set of 10 3pi to 1R Green on multicoloured Illustrated FDC, tied by multiple strikes of lightly struck ‘RANGOON G.P.O./19 JLY 48’ cds, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive, Price $99

BU72) Burma 1949 First Anniv of Independence part set of 11 to 1R Green on multicoloured illustrated FDC, tied by multiple strikes of large violet cds inscribed in Burmese, also with boxed registration? Handstamp, neatly hand addressed to Rangoon, attractive, Price $99

BU44) Burma 1938-40 KGVI 1a Brown tied to locally addressed cover by ‘KYONPYAW’ cds with blank date line, details in Burmese & and English added in m/s in red on front and black on datestamp on reverse, Price $99

BU29) Burma 1938/40 KGVI 3a6p Light blue & blue on July 1941 censored airmail cover to India, red coat of arms ‘Opened By Censor’ tape & triangular ‘Passed Censor/36’ front and reverse, boxed ‘BUY DEFENCE/SAVINGS CERTIFICATES/DELIVERY/13JLY.41/8.30A.M./BELGAU M’ arrival stamp on reverse, Price $99

IN8) Bahrein – Burma Cacheted 1933 1st Flight Cover. Bears 1A3p KGV of India ovpt. Bahrain & 4A KGV of India cancelled by 27SEP.33. Reverse bears arrival cds of AKYAB, Burma OCT 33. Exceedingly rare. Price $795 

IN16) Burma 1933 Cacheted 1st Flight Cover England flight, intermediate to Delhi. Bears 3A Blue India Airmail cancelled Allahabad cds 3 OCT 33, Reverse has India KGV 3p with the same cds plus Delhi arrival cds of the same date. A little fragile, with small portion lower left corner missing and 5mm tear at right. Imperial Stamp Co. Cover. Exceedingly rare cover, Price $795.  

BU19) Burma 1936 Illustrated Reg’s FIRST DAY COVER to Waikato New Zealand. Bears KGV stamps of India Ovpt. BURMA, SG 1-8. Cancelled by cds’s of Meiktila, and with Reg’n label No. 790, 1 AP 37. Reverse bears clean strike of Cambridge N.Z. 13MY37. Exceedingly rare, price $995  

BU3) Burma 1937 KGV 1r - 5r fresh mint very lightly hinged. SG 13/15, cat. £190, price $285

BC654) Burma 1940 KGVI 1a on 2a6p Postage Centenary MH, showing the “birds over tree” variety, SG34a. CV £90, priced at $125

BC594) Burma 1946 KGVI 2r and 5r SG62-63 MLH, Cat £37, price $45

BU20) Burma 1937 Separation multi coloured illustrated ‘Mother India and her family of provinces’ FDC, with KGV 9pi ‘BURMA’ overprint, actually postmarked the day before issue with ‘RANGOON G.P.O./31 MAR/1937/18-??/USE THE AIR MAIL/AND SAVE TIME’ roller cancel, addressed to Dannevirke NZ, some hinge remains on reverse, a lovely, rare cover, Price $399

BU24) Burma 1937 Separation bi-coloured illustrated Philatelic & H.E. Club FDC, with KGV 3pi strip of 4 & pair and ½a pair ‘BURMA’ overprints, with 3 slightly indistinct ‘RANGOON G.P.O./1 APR 37/?? ??’ cds strikes, addressed to South Australia, lower right corner bend, lovely & scarce cover, Price $349

BU21) Burma 1937 Separation bi-coloured illustrated airmail FDC, copyright N.K.D.N, with KGV 1a, 4a & 6a ‘BURMA’ overprints, with 2 slightly indistinct ‘MEIKTILA/1 APR 37/4.45 P.M.’ cds strikes, addressed to Waikato NZ, some corner bends, a scarce cover, Price $349

BU21) Burma 1937 Separation bi-coloured illustrated airmail FDC, copyright N.K.D.N, with KGV 1a, 4a & 6a ‘BURMA’ overprints, with 2 slightly indistinct ‘MEIKTILA/1 APR 37/4.45 P.M.’ cds strikes, addressed to Waikato NZ, some corner bends, a scarce cover, Price $349

BU25) Burma 1937 Separation bi-coloured illustrated Philatelic & H.E. Club airmail FDC, with KGV 1r ‘BURMA’ overprint, actually postmarked RANGOON on 10th June 1937, addressed to Queensland, some hinge remains on reverse, light wrinkling at base, lovely cover, Price $249

BU56) Burma 1937 registered cover to Wanganui NZ with KGV ‘BURMA’ overprints 3pi, 9pi, 1a & 3½a tied by ‘RANGOON G.P.O.’ cds, with Rangoon registration label, large unbroken red wax seal on reverse, lovely 4 colour franking cover, Price $79

BU41) Burma – Japanese occupation 1943 Independence Day perf 11 5c Carmine SG J84, tied to reverse of small (reduced at right) cover by indistinct ‘RANGOON G.P.O.’ cds, crease at top, a scarce cover, Price $199

BU11) Burma 1945 Mily Admin KGVI overprints 1a & 2a tied to (and over) 1939 KGVI 1a embossed stationery envelope. by ‘BURMA/16 JUN 45/EXPTL P.O. NO. 2’ cds, endorsed ‘First Day Cover’ SG states ‘from April 11 (1945)’ as the issue date for these overprints, addressed to ‘Major K. Parry, Rangoon’, most unusual and scarce FDC, Price $149

BU10) Burma 1946 KGVI definitive colour changes 4a Purple x 2 on 1946 registered cover to the US, tied by RANGOON cds, RANGOON registration label, some edge faults, Price $69

BU32) Burma 1945? Censored cover with 1945 Mily Admin KGVI overprints 1a x 2, tied by ‘BURMA/16 JUN 45?/EXPTL P.O. NO. 2’ cds, with Opened b Examiner tape & Crown PASSED censored cachet in violet, Price $69

BU27) Burma – 1943 Japanese Postal administration postal stationery envelope 1a brown with red cross & added value at left, additionally overprinted straight line ‘ON POSTAL SERVICE’ in violet and with oval ‘D.G.P.T./24 OCT 47/RANGOON’ cachet on front, also in violet fold at base and minor faults at right, very late usage, scarce, Price $299

BU48) Burma – 1943 Japanese Postal administration postal stationery envelope 1a brown with red cross & added value at left, uprated with 1943 10c Brown farmer & 10c Blue elephant, large violet rectangular cachet on reverse, several cds but none with discernible dates, slightly reduced at left and folded at base, most attractive multi-colour item, scarce, Price $399

BU4) Burma 1954 hand illustrated ‘Rising sun’ cover with 1954 2p x 1, 3p & 15p x 2 ea tied by large rectangular violet ‘BOY SCOUT JAMBOREE/BURMA/07APR1954/POST OFFICE’ cancel, cover slit at left, very attractive Scout cover, Price $299

BU43) Burma 1943 Japanese Occupation 1c Orange x 3 SG J82 commercially on postcard to Burma State Lottery, cancelled by Experimental P.O. cds of 4 AUG 43. Extremely rare, price $1995

BU43A) Burma 1943 Japanese Occupation small plain unaddressed FDC of Independence Day, SG J82/J83 cancelled by cds of Mandalay 1 AUG 43. Very rare, cat. from £450 on cover. Price $695 (We recently sold a similar cover with cachet at $895)  

BU39) Burma 1944 Japanese small handmade envelope bearing horiz. Pr. of 5c Carmine Elephant SG J91 Cancelled by cds of TOUNGOO 10 NOV 44, and arrival cds on reverse of PYU…? 13 NOV 44. Rare survivor, price $495 

BU6) Burma 1st Oct. 1947 FDC for 1st Provisional Government Ovpt. Stamps. Bears 6 pies, horiz. Pair 9 pies & 3 Annas of KGVI. Sent Rangoon to local address. Neat & clean hand addressed cover. Exceedingly rare, price $795

BC593) Burma Interim Government 1947 KGVI 1r and 10r overprinted SG79 & SG82, MUH, Cat £19.50, price $26

BC624) Canada 1897 QV Definitives SG141-9 VFU, the 8c has a diagonal crease and isn’t included in the price. Typical centring for these. CV £ַ89, price $119

BC656) Canada 1950 KGVI “G” Overprints SGO191-2 MH with some disturbed gum from page adhesion and priced accordingly. CV £84, price $54

BC657) Canada 1950-52 KGVI “G” Overprints SGO178-90 (ex SGO188) MH with faults and priced accordingly (minor toning, adhesion disturbance, and the 20c is thinned). CV £222, price $97

BC156) Cape of Good Hope 1855 Triangle 4d blue SG 6a two large and one close margins used. Price $99

BC155) Cape of Good Hope 1858 Triangle 1d rose SG 5a two good margins, bottom margin touching to just cut into used. Price $179

BC154) Cape of Good Hope 1863-64 Triangle 1d deep carmine-red variety wmk sideways SG18a, cat £600, three margins but damaged at base, used. Price $129

BC178) Ceylon 1857-59 1d blue on blued paper SG 2b, Cat £225, 4 margins, close at lower left, Fine used, Price $179

BC162) British Guiana 1875-76 24c deep green perf 15 SG 115 FU. Price $129

BC48) Ceylon 1857 6d Purple Brown on Blued paper, SG 1. Nice lightly used 4 margin example, cat. £450. Very rare stamp, under-catalogued. Price $569

BC42) Ceylon 1857 1d Blue Imperf. SG 2a. Nice 3 margin lightly used example, cat. £80. Budget priced, $25

BC239) Fiji 1891-98 ½d Slate-grey perf 12 SG76 block of 4, multiple cds cancels, odd minor perf fault. Cat £44 as singles, Price $59

BC238) Fiji 1891-98 1d Black perf 11 SG87 block of 4, r/h units have a light vertical bend, lower units MUH, Cat £92 as Mint singles, Price $69

BC613) Gambia 1927 KGV 4d Elephant SG129 MH, with tropicalised gum. CV £29, price $27

BC614) Gambia 1927 KGV 7½d Elephant SG132 MH. CV £26, price $35

BC612) Gibraltar 1889 QV 5p SG33 good used. The key value of the set, this has one nibbed perf, CV £100, price $126

BC623) Gibraltar 1940 KGVI 2d Grey perf 13½ block of 4 MUH. CV for MH £36, so should be double, price $75

HK503) Hong Kong 1862-63 No wmk QV 2c Brown SG 1 MNG, Cat £600 as Mint, Price $299

HK502) Hong Kong 1862-63 No wmk QV 2c Brown SG 1, slight corner crease at lower right, lightly struck barred numeral cancel, Cat £120, Price $99

HK504) Hong Kong 1862-63 No wmk QV 24c Green, SG 5, lightly struck barred numeral cancel, Cat £120, Price $159

HK583) Hong Kong small selection of Mint QV issues: 1880 2c Dull rose SG 28, thinned at top, 1882-96 2c Carmine SG 33, 4c Slate-grey perf fault at top, SG 34, 1898 Surcharge with Chinese characters 10c on 30c Grey-green SG 55, part gum, some toning & 1900-01 5c Yellow SG 58 some gum adhesions, Cat £477, Price $249

HK519) Hong Kong 1882-96 wmk Crown CA QV 2c Carmine & 2c Aniline carmine SG 33 & 33a, some hinge remains, fresh Mint, Cat £110, Price $139

HK521) Hong Kong 1882-96 wmk Crown CA QV set of 8 to 30c Grey-green, includes 2c Rose-lake, SG32-39, most are Fine used with cds cancels, Cat £93, Price $119

HK522) Hong Kong 1882-96 wmk Crown CA QV 10c Dull mauve SG 36, Mint with some gum loss, approx. 30% original gum, Cat £1000, Price $499

HK523) Hong Kong 1882-96 wmk Crown CA QV 10c Dull mauve SG 36, two distinct shades, barred numeral cancels, Cat £46, Price $59

BC597) Hong Kong 1885 QV 20c on 30c Orange-red MNG, with possible finger mark, Cat £200, price $98

HK524) Hong Kong 1885 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges $1 on 96c Grey-olive SG 42, heavily hinged resulting in slight horizontal crease, strong colour, Mint, Cat £750, Price $599

HK525) Hong Kong 1885 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges set of 3 SG 40-42, the $1 with tiny hinge thin, Good – FU, Cat £143, Price $109

HK531) Hong Kong 1891 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges 7c on 10c Green SG 43, slightly aged gum Mint, Cat £95, Price $79

HK532) Hong Kong 1891 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges 7c on 10c Green & 14c on 30c Mauve, SG 43-44, strong colours, Nice used, Cat £90, Price $129

HK527) Hong Kong 1891 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges with additional Chinese characters $1 on 96c Purple/red SG 50, hinge remains & minor gum disturbance Mint, Cat £450, Price $429

HK529) Hong Kong 1891 wmk Crown CA QV 2c Carmine Jubilee overprint SG 51, overall aged appearance Mint, Cat £475, Price $299

HK530) Hong Kong 1891 wmk Crown CA QV 2c Carmine Jubilee overprint variety ‘Broken 1 in 1891’ SG 51c, small area of gum loss & small central thin, Mint, strong colour, Cat £950, Price $599

HK533) Hong Kong 1898 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges with additional Chinese characters $1 on 96c Grey-black SG 52a, part original gum, Cat £200 as Mint, Price $149

HK534) Hong Kong 1898 wmk Crown CA QV surcharges with additional Chinese characters 10c on 30c Grey-green SG 55, Mint, Cat £75, Price $99

HK535) Hong Kong 1900-01 wmk Crown CA QV colour changes set to 30c Brown SG 56-61, all (ex the 5c) with cds cancels, mainly fine used, Cat £100, Price $139

HK 581) Hong Kong 1900-01 wmk Crown CA QV 12c Blue SG 60, wing margin at right, two bold strikes of barred numeral cancel, Cat £70, Price $79

HK539) Hong Kong 1903 wmk Crown CA Edw VII 1c Dull purple & brown, 2c Dull green, 8c Slate & violet & 12c Green & purple/yellow SG 62, 63, 66 & 68, hinge remains Mint, Cat £62, Price $89

HK540) Hong Kong 1903 wmk Crown CA Edw VII 2c Dull green SG 63, fresh MUH, Cat £24 for Mint, Price $39

HK541) Hong Kong 1903 wmk Crown CA Edw VII $1 Purple & sage-green SG 72, Mint lightly hinged, Cat £130, Price $179

HK542) Hong Kong 1903 wmk Crown CA Edw VII 1c to 50c SG 62-71, including shades of the 1c, 4c, 10c & 20c, the 30c with private perfin, all with cds cancels, mostly Fine used, Cat £135+, Price $169

HK546) Hong Kong 1904-06 wmk Mult Crown CA Edw VII 4c Purple/red, 8c Slate & violet, 20c Slate & chestnut & 30c Dull green & black, the 20c with some minor gum wrinkles, mixed chalk surfaced & ordinary papers, Mint, minimum Cat £189, Price $199

HK543) Hong Kong 1904-06 wmk Mult Crown CA Edw VII $2 Slate & scarlet, chalk surfaced paper SG 87a, MNG, strong colours, Cat £350 as Mint, Price $229

HK544) Hong Kong 1904-06 wmk Mult Crown CA Edw VII set of 10, 2c to $1, mixed chalk surfaced & ordinary papers, SG 77-86, all with cds cancels, mostly Fine used, minimum Cat £118, Price $149

HK545) Hong Kong 1904-06 wmk Mult Crown CA Edw VII 30c Dull green & black, chalk surfaced paper, SG 84a, Very fine used with crisp light cds, Cat £24, Price $35

HK547) Hong Kong 1907-11  wmk Mult Crown CA colours changed & new values Edw VII 1c Brown, 6c Orange-vermilion & purple, 10c Bright ultramarine & 20c Purple & sage-green, SG 91, 92, 95 & 96, some hinge remains Mint, Cat £174, Price $239

HK549) Hong Kong 1907-11  wmk Mult Crown CA colours changed & new values Edw VII set of 9, 1c to 50c including both shades of the 2c, SG 91-98, all with cds cancels, Nice – fine used, Cat £134, Price $179

HK550) Hong Kong 1907-11  wmk Mult Crown CA colours changed & new values Edw VII 20c Purple & sage-green SG 96. Cds cancel fine used, Cat £50, Price $69

HK552) Hong Kong 1912-21  wmk Mult Crown CA KGV set 1c to $1, includes the listed shades of most values to 10c, 12c on white back, 50c different papers/backs x 4 etc SG 100-112 range, all cds cancels, Nice – FU, attractive group, Cat £160+, Price $199

HK553) Hong Kong 1912-21  wmk Mult Crown CA KGV $3 Green & purple SG 114, cds cancel, strong colours, Nice used, Cat £130, Price $169

HK582) Hong Kong 1912-21 wmk Mult Crown CA KGV 25c Purple & magenta type A SG 108, Mint with hinge remains, Cat £50, Price $59

HK554) Hong Kong 1921-37  wmk Mult Script CA KGV 1c, 2c, 4c both shades, 8c Grey, 8c Orange, 10c, 12c & 20c, SG 117, 118, 120, 120a, 122-125, most are lightly hinged, few with hinge remains Mint, Cat £123, Price $159

HK555) Hong Kong 1921-37  wmk Mult Script CA KGV set of 19, 1c to $5 including the 4c shade, SG 117-132, all with cds cancels, mostly Fine used, attractive set, Cat £200+, Price $279

HK556) Hong Kong 1935 KGV Jubilee set, the 5c with some gum loss, Mint, Cat £55, Price $59

HK576) Hong Kong 1938-52 KGVI definitive set to $10 Deep bright lilac & blue SG 140-62, ex $2 Red-orange & green & $10 Green & violet, but with SG listed shades of most values including 20c Rose-red, 50c, $1 both colours, $2 Violet & scarlet, $5 Green & violet and $10 Bright lilac & blue, and the perf 14½ x 14 printings 2c to 50c are also included, all are fresh Mint, some with hinge remains, a very attractive group totaling 36 stamps, min Cat £1200+ for MUH, Price $899

HK569) Hong Kong 1938-52 KGVI definitives 25c Bright blue SG 149, fresh MUH, Cat £29, Price $39

HK566) Hong Kong 1949 UPU set, fresh MUH, Cat £50, Price $69

HK572) Hong Kong 1954-62 QEII definitive $5 Green & purple SG 190, Mint very lightly hinged, Cat £80, Price $59

HK573) Hong Kong 1954-62 QEII definitive $5 Yellowish green & purple SG 190a, MUH, Cat £120, Price $159

HK575) Hong Kong 1954-62 QEII definitive range of 17 values to $10, includes 15c, 20c, 65c, $1 & $2 (2 ea), Good to Fine used, the $5 & $10 are fine used, Cat £50+, Price $59

BC631) India 1855 QV ½a Pale Blue Die III FU, two large margins, two close. CV £95, price $129

BC615) India 1895 QV 3r Brown and green SG108 MH with an indistinct blue stain on the gum, apparently under the hinge. CV £80, price $97

BC602) India 1922 KGV 3p Slate SG154 pair MUH/MH with aged gum. The left unit (MUH) is SG154a showing the “Rs” or “Rupee” flaw. CV £41 (should be double for the flaw), price $79

IN1) India 1928 15r KGV Blue & Olive, upright wmk SG 219 mint lightly hinged. Gum a little "suntanned" Cat. £100. Price $120

IN28) India 1932 Karachi-Madras First Flight Cover with 2a Green Airmail & KGV 1a3p tied by somewhat indistinct ‘KARACHI ???/4 OC 32’ cds and with rectangular ‘KARACHI-MADRAS/FIRST AIRMAIL’ Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black, Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN27) India 1932 Madras-Karachi First Flight Cover addressed to Bombay with 3a Blue Airmail & KGV ½a tied by two strikes of ‘SPENCERS BUILDING/15 OC 32’ cds and with rectangular ‘MADRAS-KARACHI/FIRST AIRMAIL’ Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black, BOMBAY arrival cds. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN53) India 1933 Calcutta - Karachi Imperial Stamp Co First Flight Cover with typed ‘WESTWARD’, with QV 2a Blue & KGV 1a3p tied by rectangular 'FIRST AIRMAIL’ Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black of 11 JLY 33, Allahbad cds of 11 JLY 33 on front, Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN52) India 1933 Calcutta – Karachi Imperial Stamp Co First Flight Cover with 2a Green Airmail tied by rectangular ‘FIRST AIRMAIL’ Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black of 11JLY33, reverse with two additional strikes of the Bi-plane cancel tying additional KGV 1a3p, also rectangular ’12 JLY 33’ JODHPUR cancel and JODHPUR arrival cds. Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN2) India 1933 Rangoon-Karachi-London First Flight Cover addressed to Calcutta with 3a Blue Airmail & KGV 3pi tied by joined double Bi-plane pictorial cds/cachet reading: ‘FIRST AIR MAIL/INDIAN TRANS-CONTINENTAL/AND IMPERIAL AIRWAYS/RANGOON-KARACHI-LONDON/RANGOON/2 OCT 33’ in violet and struck again on reverse, ‘CALCUTTA DELIVERY’ cds also on reverse, Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN29) India 1935 Bombay-Calcutta First Flight cover with 2a Green Airmail tied by ‘BOMBAY 24 FEB 1935’ roller cancel and ‘Demonstration Flight/First Direct Air Mail/BOMBAY-CALCUTTA/25th February 1935’ cachet in red on front, ‘PARK STREET/CALCUTTA’ and ‘CALCUTTA’ arrival cds arrival cancels on reverse. Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN21) India 1935 Trivandrum-Calcutta First Flight cover with 2a Green Airmail tied by ‘FIRST FLIGHT/TRIVANDRUM-BOMBAY/1 NOV 1935’ large Bi-plane pictorial cancel/cachet in black, with ‘PERNAMBUT 3 NOV 35’ backstamp, but oddly no Calcutta arrival backstamp. Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575

IN18) India 1931 Intermediate First Flight Cover Rangoon-Allahabad with 6a Airmail tied by ‘RANGOON GPO/2 MY 31/4 PM/SORTING’. Carried on the 23rd April 1931 Return Flight Australia-England, AAMC 188n, only 60 flown, rare. Price $199

IN24) India 1933 Calcutta - Karachi India First Flight Cover. Imperial Stamp Co. Cachet in red. Bears 2A Green Airmail cancelled rectangular Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black of 11JLY.33. Reverse bears KGV 1A3p with the same cancel, plus Jodpur transit cds of the same date and Karachi arrival cds of the following day. Clean typed address cover,  Exceedingly rare, price $575   

IN25) India 1933 Calcutta - Asansol India First Flight Cover. Imperial Stamp Co. Cachet in red. Bears 2A Green Airmail cancelled Calcutta cds of 10 JLY 33. Reverse bears KGV 1A3p with the same cancel, plus rectangular Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black of 11JLY.33,  Calcutta – Karachi. Also Asanol arrival cds of the following day. Clean typed address cover. Exceedingly rare, price $575   

IN26) IN25) India 1933 Asanol - Allahabad India First Flight Cover. Imperial Stamp Co. Cachet in red. Bears 2A Green Airmail cancelled Asanol cds of 10 JLY 33. Reverse bears KGV 1A3p with the same cancel, plus rectangular Bi-plane pictorial h/s cancel in black of 11JLY.33,  Calcutta – Karachi. Also Allahabad arrival cds of the following day. Clean typed address cover. A little fragile, small “bite” at bottom does not detract. Exceedingly rare, price $575   

BC592) India 1937 KGVI 10r Purple and claret SG262 MUH, mildly suntanned gum, Cat £35 as MH, price $89

BC616) Jamaica 1919 KGV 2/- Purple and bright blue on blue SG66 MH. A lovely fresh example, CV £27, price $36

BC653) KUT 1954 QEII Definitive High Values, SG178-80 MH. The £1 has some toning on reverse. CV £112, a bargain at $69

BD859) Nauru 1980 Air Nauru set in imperf pairs without denominations in composite proof sheet without gum as issued. Rare. Price $1995

BC618) Nauru 1923 KGV 2d Orange Overprint at bottom SG5 MLH. CV £70, price $95

BC514) New Hebrides 1910 Edw VII DLR overprints ½d Green SG 10, FU, Cat £32, Price $39

BC507) New Hebrides 1911 set to 5/- SG18-28, the ½d & 1d Mint, others fresh unhinged Mint, Cat £110 as mint hinged, Price $179

BC515) New Hebrides 1925 5/- Green/yellow SG 51, centred to upper left, FU, Price $29

BC508) New Hebrides 1938 Postage Dues overprint set of 5 to 1f SG D6-D10, small paper adhesion on 1f, fresh Mint, Cat £190, Price $229

DB754) New Hebrides 1911 Definitives SG 18/28 complete mint lightly hinged. Some minor gum toning. Cat. £110, Price $119

DB512) New Hebrides 1921 5c on 40c red on yellow SGF34 marginal MH, tropicalised gum, Cat £27 price $24

BC633) New Hebrides 1925 KGV ½d and 6d values, SG43 and SG48 FU. CV £39, price $52

BC505) New Hebrides 1941 ‘France Libre’ overprint set of 12 to 10f SG F65-F76, all CTO with unhinged gum, couple of values with some gum tropicalisation, Cat £375 as used, Price $399

BC506) New Hebrides 1941 Postage Dues ‘France Libre’ set of 5 to 1f, SG FD77-FD81, the 40c Mint, others CTO with gum, Price $229

NZ2) New Zealand 1954 QEII set of 14 to 10/- (ex 1/9d which was issued later) Official FDC. Neat hand addressed. Cancelled by cds’s of Wellington 1MR54. Three small tone spots at top not affecting stamps. Price $125

NZ20) New Zealand 1960 Pictorials ½d, 1d & 3d sets of numbered (1 to 6) stitched booklet panes for each denomination plus a single stapled pane for each, hinged onto album pages, CPW8a/c (Y/W/ U) Cat approx NZ $240 for MUH, Price $149

NZ21) New Zealand 1967 3c Puarangi complete sheet of 200 plate 2B1B1B1B, appears to include all of the CP plate 2B (blue) listed varieties except for R20/6, cat NZ $180+ as variety singles, couple of minor marginal bends, fresh MUH, Price $119

NZ22) New Zealand 1967 3c Puarangi, another complete sheet with the same plate numbers but with several of the varieties retouched, excellent companion sheet to the previous lot, Price $89

NZ23) New Zealand 1970 5c Scarlet Parrot Fish complete sheet of 200, plate 1A1A1A1A, with sheet value error ‘$12’, See CP P7a, cat value NZ $600 for $12 value block, also another sheet same plate # with the sheet value corrected to $10 for comparison, fresh MUH, scarce and attractive sheets, Price $399

BC661) Nigeria 1953 QEII £1 Lagos SG80 VFU. CV £20, price $25

BC559) Rhodesia 1892/3 6d Blue SG2 fine cds used. Cat. £26, price $32.50

BC544) Rhodesia 1892/3 £1 - £5 SG 10 – 12. £1 & £5 fiscally used, £2 is mint no gum, perfined. Neat trio, price $110

BC558) Rhodesia 1892/3 £10 Brown Arms SG13 part original gum. Perfin. 12 2 01. Cat. £2750 for mint. Price $195

BC149) Rhodesia 1898/1908 £5 Deep Blue Arms, SG 92, perf. “Specimen” vertically. Attractive and fresh unused, most probably had been stuck down on UPU presentation card. Normal mint is cat. £3250. Price $495

BC547) Rhodesia 1909 SG 116/117 7½d & 10d Surcharges, fine cds used. Cat. £29, price $36

BC562) Rhodesia 1910/13 ½d green Double Head SG 119 mint part OG. Cat. £16, price $20

BC565) Rhodesia 1913/19 8d Violet & Green Admiral Die II fine mint OG, SG 213a, Cat. £5500, price $6,775.00

BC564) Rhodesia 1919 5d Black & Pale Green Admiral Die III SG 263 fine mint. Cat. £14 price $20

BC626) St Lucia 1938 KGVI 2/-, 5/- and 10/ high values, SG136-8 MH. CV £56, price $79

BC41) St. Vincent 1861 1d Rose Red SG 1 Double Perfs. at top! Mint with small part original gum. Price $149

BC595) Singapore 1948 $5 KGVI Green and brown SG15 VFU commercially used block of 4, price $75

BC596) Singapore 1948 $5 KGVI Green and brown SG15 VFU commercially used block of 4, price $75

BC251) South Africa – Orange Free State 1909-04 Edw VII wmk Crown CA 1/- Scarlet & bistre and 5/- blue & brown SG 146 – 147, both are fresh Mint with light hinge remainders, Cat £210, Price $249

BC907) South Africa selection of 1936 Jipex covers including mini sheet set of 2 on one registered Official cover (some creasing), additional ½d mini sheet on Official cover, two covers with Exhibition Cinderellas, one in red, blue & green, the other red, green & gold, all with exhibition postmarks, attractive group (5 covers), Price $49

BC909) South Africa 1936-37 Jipex special Airmail post card to Sydney with ½d Springbok tied by Exhibition cancel, during the Exhibition a special worldwide Airmail rate of ½d applied, with 'LAST DAY CANCEL' stamp applied in red, attractive and unusual, Price $79

BC627) South Africa 1949 KGVI 5/- Ox-wagon SG122 block of 4 used. A few minor surface rubs, but a scarce block. CV £160, priced at $179

1935 Silver Jubilee Issues VARIETIES

DB358) British Guiana 1935 Jubilee 2c ultramarine & grey SG 301h with variety. MH with Dot by flagstaff. Cat. £130, price $125

DB360) Gambia 1935 Jubilee 6d light blue & olive - green SG 145b with variety. MH with short extra flagstaff. Price $349

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END OF YEAR DISCOUNT SALE, PART 1, EARLY DECEMBER 2020

Orders up to $100 are strictly net. $101 - $250 deduct 10%, $251 - $500 deduct 15%, $501 - $1000 deduct 20%

Orders over $1000 deduct 25%

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All discounts can be applied to items from previous lists in order to  achieve a higher discount level.
Layby welcome for orders above $500. Scans or colour photocopies of individual stamps, covers or sets are available on request.

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