Early July 2022
21st CENTURY AUCTIONS
COLLECTIONS AND LOTS
CLJ1) Australia 1978 – 1997. Massive 5 Volume Complete Collection of Mint Postal Stationery Envelopes in as new PW Brown Padded Albums. No’s 1 – 258 Values 20c – 45c. Albums alone cost $250 new. Almost impossible to re-create today. Price $465
CJL2) Norfolk Island FDC Coll 1947 'Ball Bay' 1st Issue, to 1988 x 90 - under $2 each! Estate lot week, and out they go unpicked, exactly as received here. Nearly all are official un-addressed. Face values to the $5. Complete Defin sets 16 in rare 1970 Birds, (Retail $30 alone) other 1973 Architecture Defins set 16 complete (also retail $30 on 4 x FDC) and very good commems - these earlier sets often have VERY high retail. Way too busy here to look and price them all up in catalogue but total retail will be very substantial, and will be many $100s. Usual slight mixed condition from Estate due to age, many superb, and a STEAL for someone. Even VFU sets of some of the commems retail several $'s per set, and most covers are $4 - $15 plus. A great source of superb used. These will become far more sought after now, as Norfolk Island from July 1, 2016 a became 100% "Australian" for the first time for postal and legal purposes. Price $159
CJL3) GB FDC collection 1958 to Late - 1990s. Estate lot unpicked, exactly as received here. Face values to the 1977 Hi-Val Machin trio to £5. Other Defins, Machin sets, scarce Regional Machin full sets, and very good commems - the earlier sets of which have VERY high value in SG Cat. Way too busy here to price them all up by SG cat, but a random check of one of the older ones the 1958 Commonwealth Games is cat £80 alone in SG, so total cat will be many £100s. Usual slight mixed condition from Estate due to age, many superb, and an STEAL for someone. About 120 covers here so around $1.50 each. Even VFU sets of the 1980s commems retail several $'s per set - a great source of superb used. Price $179
CJL4) NZ 1946-1995 FDC hoard of 260, Retail $100s for under $1 each! values to the scarce 1982 $5 Beehive. Also Healths, and Defins, and very good commems - the early sets of which have VERY high cat in NZ cats. Way too busy here to price them all up by ACS cat, but it will of course be VERY many $100s, so will include a free colour catalogue so that you can see for yourself. Looked up the 1944 10d KGVI Surcharge, and that ALONE is ASC cat $75 on FDC. Usual slight mixed condition from Estate, many superb, and a STEAL for someone at just $A249
CJL5) Burma, KGV to 1940’s on SG Album Leaves. Mostly fresh once lightly mounted mint, and a superb collection for this popular and seldom offered area - most spaces already filled. Many key singles and scarce full sets to 10 Rupees x 3! These are usually are sold separately. SG cat is £447, and noted in pencil on page for easy checking. Some Japanese Occupation issues too. Collection formed in the UK decades ago. Bound to be the odd blemish here and there, but mostly are very fine, and many are superb but priced to clear at a fraction of SG. $395
CJL6) GB Collection of 100 plus PO Packs 1979-1992 in Albums Retail $900 plus for $449. Lovely looking lot, formed in the UK, in 2 x large special Deluxe Royal Mail PO Packs albums. Those are not often seen out here. 109 packs, plus the 1983 Year folder. SG cat noted on each for your easy checking, and that tallies to £558, Plus the 2 x clean $75 special albums. Totally untouched by us, as received .. all the goodies are here! Some gorgeous sets. And a few free entry tickets to UK Stamp Shows tossed in gratis, as stamp related souvenirs! The FACE alone is very high with 4 sets of Definitive Castles to £5! included all at only about $4 a pack! Price $449
CJL7) BELGIUM POSTAL HISTORY: 1860-1960s bundle of covers & postcards ncluding 1868 Brussels-Paris with 30c brown (cover faults), 1871 commercial to Holland with 20c blue, 1879 & 1884 with 25c bistre, 1910 Brussels Exhibition postcard with tabbed 10c & Exhibition label, 1914 postcard to Scotland with tabbed 10c, 1948 bank cover to Australia with 3fr15c Textiles, 1940s attractively franked airmail covers to Australia (4); several others registered. (32 items) A fine lot at under $20 each, price $595
CJL8) World Wildlife Fund. 10 VOLUMES All in superb as new condition and well laid out in official WWF black padded binders and matching slipcases. I noted a complete album devoted to each of the following countries —Australia, Norfolk Island, AAT, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, New Zealand & Tokelau more than $100 mint face value from just these areas. Then 3 x mixed Europe and British Commonwealth volumes. There are extra mint and fine used stamps in the front of most albums, gutters and all sorts of extras. It would have cost more than $1,200 to put this collection together bargain lot for just $749
CJL9) PNG MUH Coll 1986 to end 2000. A virtually complete collection (missing only 1984 overprints set 11, that we often have in stock anyway when you need them) fresh MUH in a red Seven Seas hingeless album. Defins right up to 5K and 10K top value etc. Pages and binders for that alone are $260 new, and the fresh MUH stamps are retail $982, all neatly marked on pages in erasable 4B soft pencil, for easy checking. So we have a retail here of well over $1,200 for the stamps and album - and an Estate special super buy for over a THIRD off retail! For THE most popular country from this region. HEAPS of PNG collections ceased mid. 1980s as the Australian P.O. here stopped selling New Issues then at the Philatelic Bureau, so a TON of collections out here stop abruptly then, just as this commences, so a perfect fit for someone to take their PNG colleciton15 years forward right up to the end of 2000. Price $795
CJL11) Great Britain SPECIALIST COLLECTION of decimal high denomination Machins and Castles £1 & £1.50 values displaying various colour differentiations, or gum/paper types and associated changes in levels of fluorescence; high face value of stamps Fresh MUH. (40) Price $295
CJL12) Montenegro. 1944 (Mi. 29-35) Red Cross Surcharges set of duplicated values with 0.15+0.85RM (6, incl. 2 pairs), 0.15+1.35RM (5, incl strip of 4), 0.5+2.50RM (on 3D & on 4D) each with a block of 4 and two singles, 0.25+1.75RM (5, incl. strip of 3), 0.25+2.75RM (5, incl. 2 pairs), 0.50+2RM (5, incl. 2 pairs), odd perf blemish & few perf separations in the multiples, MUH; Cat in Euros 2280+ = approx. AUD$3500. (38) Rarely seen in any quantity. Price $1250
CJL13) Japan 1940s issues in complete panes or large-part sheets comprising 1940 4s Mt Takachiho & 20s Shrine panes of 50, 1940 Promulgation 2s & 4s panes of 50 all with selvedge intact, also 1947 Inauguration 50s & 1y large-part sheets of 64; generally fine fresh, MUH. (6 items, 328 stamps) Price $349
CJL14) Queensland 1860s-1911 array of annotated Sideface varieties on album pages with values to 1/-, mostly commoner flaws such as broken frames, deformed letters, joined letters, colour dots, etc; condition variable with possible postmark interest. (100+) Price $295
CJL15) Arthur Bergen, South Australian Cover Producer. New Zealand 1937-2000s selection of commercial covers all addressed to Arthur Bergen, good range of rates and stamps, some registered. Also war service covers, addressed to him with ranks from Lance Corporal to Flight Lieutenant. (c.40) Under $2.50 per cover. Price $98
CJL16) Australia, Victoria 1854-55 Imperf Calvert Woodblocks 6d orange (shades) x22 singles, SG #32, good group with minor faults. Cat £400+. (22) Price $325
GBSELLOUT) MASSIVE Great Britain SELL OUT! Just bought a dealer stock 1971 – 2015 approx. OF MINT UNHINGED AND FINE USED. Includes commemoratives, definitives, booklets, post office packs and First Day Covers. Clearing in all different lots at FACE VALUE! (Our choice of a mixture of items) Lots from $100 to $5000.
Or, your choice of years/types as above at 1.5 x Face value, let us know which.
Great value, but no discounts on these lots. $20,000 face value plus available.
CAP3) Modern Hong Kong Minisheets and better value on parcel pieces 1998 – 2021 inc. many Chinese New Year issues. 26 different in all, plus 28 stamps not counted in price. Have to be worth around $4 each, our price less than that, $98
CAP4) Australia International stamps commercially used on cover, mostly early 2000’s and mainly to The Netherlands. Mostly $1.50 frankings, with some 50c make up values. Interesting lot, 81 in total. Cheap at under $1 each, $79
CAP5) Runs of MUH New Issues 2005-2021. A collector was buying new Issues from Max Stern in recent years from Falklands, British Antarctic Territory, South Georgia, British Virgin Islands, Tristan Da Cunha, Ascension and Bahamas etc. This is era that almost no dealers bought stock, and lots of collectors stopped buying New Issues in year 2000, hence most collectors do not have these, and neither do dealers! All still perfect MUH in the original new issue glassines.
No idea if they are 100% complete for the period but we’d guess so. Only FULL sets and mini sheets etc.
CAP5a) Falkland Is. 2005 – 2021, 34 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £430 plus, price $585
CAP5b) South Georgia 2008 – 2021, 33 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £600 approx. price $795
CAP5c) Bahamas 2010 – 2021, 33 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £380 approx. price $510
CAP5d) Br. Virgin Is. 2014 – 2020, 6 sets & 1 large sheetlet Cat. £85 approx. price $115
CAP5e) Br. Antarctic Territory 2014 – 2021, 25 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £525 approx. price $710
CAP5f) Ascension 2008 – 2020, 26 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £365 approx. price $490
CAP5g) Tristan da Cunha 2014 – 2021, 23 sets inc. minisheets Cat. £545 approx. price $735
CEJ3) WORLD - ACCUMULATION OF COLLECTOR'S DUPLICATES MOSTLY OFF-PAPER, PREDOMINANTLY AUSTRALIAN DECIMAL, WITH BETTER VALUES. SOME PARTIALLY SORTED INTO PLASTIC CONTAINERS, ALSO KGVI & QEII PRE-DECIMALS MANY SORTED BY ISSUE INTO MATCHBOXES, PLUS FOREIGN INCLUDING GB & SOUTH AFRICA. HUGE QUANTITY TO WORK THROUGH. (MANY 1000S). Heavy lot, price $595
CJE6) GREAT BRITAIN: FDCS: 1937-2000 EX-DEALER'S ARRAY IN BROWN IDEAL DOUBLE COVER ALBUM WITH A FEW KGVI/QEII WILDING MOSTLY PLAIN FDCS PLUS ILLUSTRATED 1964 (JULY 1) 2½D WILDING TYPE II WMK SIDEWAYS (UNADDRESSED), RANGE OF EARLY/MID 1950s/60s COMMEMORATIVE ILLUSTRATED TYPES, INC 1953 CORONATION, LIFEBOAT, RED CROSS ETC. ALSO, PHOSPHOR ISSUES. PREVIOUSLY PRICED UP TO $70, 1970S-2000S, WITH MACHIN AND COMMEMORATIVE TYPES AND A FEW STAMP PACKS; 1950S-60S ERA WITH MOSTLY TYPED OR HANDWRITTEN ADDRESSES, THEREAFTER MOSTLY TYPED OR UNADDRESSED. (110+ ITEMS) Priced to sell at $1730 plus with a few unpriced. Many better items here. Cheaply priced at under a third. $575
CJE8) Jersey, 25 different Mint Unhinged sets $49
CJE9) Great Britain, 25 different decimal Mint Unhinged sets $49
CJE10) South Africa, 25 different decimal Mint Unhinged sets $49
CJE10a) South Africa, 25 different decimal Mint Unhinged minisheets $49
CJE10b) South Africa, 25 different official un-addressed fdcs, $49
CJE11) South Africa Homelands, 25 different Mint Unhinged set $49
CJE11a) South Africa Homelands, 25 different official un-addressed fdcs, $49
CJE12) Papua New Guinea Year Books, 1985 -1988. Very clean as issued in plastic sleeves. Retail $195, price $145 (4 year books)
CJE15) France. Big range of mostly commercial covers 1911 - 2003 largely to Germany, plus a few FDCs, many priced in Euros up to 20 Euros each. Includes registered and taxed items, many with multiple frankings. Attractive lot of About 200 covers, very well priced at around $3 each. Price $595
CJE16) Scouting & Guiding covers, mostly Australia. Nice range of 25 covers and other bits & pieces covering 50 years 1948 – 1998. Includes Imprint Blocks of 4 of the 2½d x 5 also Yarra Brae & Greystanes hexagonal postmarks. Several other pictorial pmks. & 3 signed covers: Eleanor Manning, who from 1955 to 1962 served as the chief commissioner for Girl Guides in Australia. She was the first Australian elected to the committee of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, a position she held from 1960 to 1969, also Charlotte Renshaw Jones Chief Commissioner of Girl Guides for Australia 1978 and Raymonde Read, N.S.W. Guides Commissioner, 1973. Fascinating lot but with some condition issues on some. Cheaply priced at around $5 each. $135.
CMS5) FREE! Australia 1953 - 1992 used collection in two top quality dark blue Gibbons Plymouth albums. Must be 99.5% complete for the period. Stanley Gibbons Plymouth Luxury Peg-Fitting Album each with 75 linen hinged interleaved pages. A few spots on the cover and inside, but generally good condition. New cost $150 plus each. Buy this lot for well under than the cost of the new albums, price $249
CJE18) Witches Brew! Worldwide off paper, good sorting lot, about 2500. Good value at around 3c a stamp. $75
CJE19) Wizard’s Mix, similar to the above, but a hubble bubble toil & trouble, double sized lot! $139
CM8a) 2012 London Gold Medal Winners PNC collection , limited edition of 1000. 7 PNC’s Price $165 (4 available)
CMS1) Australia “Junk” Box. Stamps, albums, stockbooks, Hagner pages, Covers, loose stamps on & off paper. You name it, it may well be included! Must be at least 15 - 20,000 stamps in a 20kg box for $550. Half size 10kg for $279. A great sorting lot.
CMS3) Australia Decimal Official Un-addressed FDC’s 1980 - 1988 just 50c each! Way, way below face value. 100 different for $49
CMS5) United Nations New York Office 1960’s – 1980’s Unaddressed First Day covers, mainly Official or Artcraft cachets. 100 different, less than 50c each, $49
CMS10) Australia decimal 1st Day covers 1967 - 1991. Massive new issue dealer's stock of official mainly unaddressed covers in 4 giant brown padded ring binders on approx. 200 Hagner or similar stockpages, some double sided. Binders and pages alone would have cost around $450 - $500 new. Estimate 750 - 1000 covers, from 1 - 10 of each. Much better spotted like Living Together sets, booklet panes, ATM triangulars x4, $10 Gardens x 4, Minisheets, Se-tenant strips and blocks, some AAT plus just a few Aerogrammes, Maxi-cards and PSE's. Great value for a hoarder or re-sellers at $625 the lot.
CMS12) Australia Carton Lot Decimal FDC's 1974 - 2007 approx. Mostly Official Post Office unaddressed covers. Huge variety, some duplication but very wide variety. Great to soak off for fine used sets or just collect as is. Got to be worth 60c each. Weighs nearly 3kg. Approx 500 for $295, half lot for $150. 3 lots available.
CJL5) Australian Territories and Pacifics fine used collection in Blue Padded Ancol Album, 1940 - 1990. Includes Fiji, Norfolk Is, Pitcairn Is, Nauru & Papua New Guinea. Most are fine used light corner cds, with almost a complete collection from decimals onwards. Must be 350 - 400 complete sets inc. all of the long definitive series. Very cheap at $749 the lot.
CMAP4) Hong Kong 1862 – 1926 on album page & Optima stocksheets, mostly fine used. QV to 30c, KEVII to 30c & KGV to $2. Generally clean lot with some private perfins. Cat. £690 plus. 73 stamps. Price under $6 per stamp, $425
CMAP9) United Nations New York UNO Flags Maximum Cards, each with large coloured flag of the country and relevant stamp with FDI cancel. 16 different comprising Barbados, Brazil, Bulgaria, Byelorus, Canada, China, Great Britain, Israel, Jamaica, Kenya, Malawi, Nepal, Peru, Senegal, Somalia & Sweden. Price $96 (3 available)
CMAP10) United Nations New York UNO Flags series, 40 different FDC’s inc. some blocks of 4. all official unaddressed. Priced under $1.50 each, $59 (3 available)
CMAP13) Stack of 33 diff. 1960’s/70’s Bulgaria Illustrated unaddressed FDC’s. Don’t see these around much these days. Some good themes inc. Paintings, Madonna & Child, Wrestling, Circus, Knights in Armour, Olympics, 1966 World Cup Soccer, Christmas, Javelin, Running, Ski-ing, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating, Swimming etc. Priced under 90c each, $29
Early July 2022
Orders up to $100 are strictly net. $101 - $250 deduct 10%, $251 - $500 deduct 15%, $501 - $1000 deduct 20%
Orders over $1000 deduct 25%
Orders over $2500 deduct 30%
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