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IMPORTANT! When buying collections and lots you are buying at a fraction of retail for the individual stamps. There are times when some stamps may not be perfect; we simply do not have time to check every item. We regret that we are not able to accept individual stamps or sets for return from these lots. Our 14 day guarantee covers return of complete lots for credit only against future purchases, not for a refund.

We recently acquired the 42 different country MUH collections in as new Albums, most with slipcases or on KA-BE or Lighthouse Hingeless Pages. Most are complete of virtually complete for the years stated.
This is an opportunity to acquire complete collections at a fraction of retail.
Albums and slipcases can also be supplied for those that do not already have them, please enquire.
The first lot few of these are listed below.

Other countries available are as follows, if interested in any of these please contact us for a price:
Federated states of Micronesia 1984-1991, Palau 1987-1991, Hong Kong 1990-1997 (approx. 50% gaps) , Sweden 1885-1993, East Germany 1978-1990, Liechtenstein 1976-1996, Lithuania 1900 – 1997,  South Africa Homelands 1988 – 1992, San Marino 1998 – 1993, Luxembourg 1981 – 1993, Norway 1996 – 1993, Finland 1986-1993, Monaco 1989-1994, Iceland 1984 – 1993, Greenland 1984-1991, Aland 1984 – 1985, Denmark 1985 – 1992, Faroe Is. 1975-1993, Malta 1981-1996, Russia 1985 – 1989, Samoa 1969-1996, Solomon Islands 1977-1996, Nauru 1935 – 1989, French Polynesia 1954-2000 (A few earlier issues are lightly hinged), New Caledonia 1989 -1999 & Wallis and Futuna 1990-1997.
 
CMM1) British Antarctic Territory. Mint Unhinged Collection on as new Lighthouse pages 1971 – 1997. Contains issues from QEII 1972 Silver Wedding to 1996 Whales. Not complete, but a good basis for expansion. Includes 10 commem. sets, 2 definitive sets and 1 Minisheet. Pages alone cost $100, plus stamps retail at $220 plus. Price $175

CMM2) Nauru 1935 – 1995 Complete Fresh Mint Unhinged on in as new Ka-Be Burgundy Hingeless Album & Slipcase. Album alone cost $300 plus and stamps retail at $465. Total replacement cost = $765. Less than half price, $379

CMM3) Australian States, huge mixed lot off paper. Most appear damaged such as heavy postmarks, missing corners, creases etc. Still good as spacefiller, maybe postmarks, shades etc. Values to 1/-Cheap at around 15c per stamp. Approx. 500 for $75

CMM4) World accumulation/collection in 11 large stockbooks, much better, early to modern, many postally used. 750 – 1000 all different in each book. 1 book for $66, 3 for $189, 5 for $298, or take all 11 for $599.

CMM5) Channel Islands Guernsey, Jersey & and maybe a few Isle of Man, great selection of 25 different unhinged complete sets. Price $49. 50 different sets for $125, 100 different sets for $295. (The 50 and 100 different sets will include better, and minisheets)

CMM6) Green padded stockbook, contains approx. 600 different birds on stamps. (well maybe not 600 different birds, but just for accuracy, 600 stamps depicting birds) Plus about another 250 different Worldwide. Very nice lot. Price $95

CMM7) USA 1984 Los Angeles Olympics FDC collection in impressive Red Padded Album with gold embossing. Superb clean lot with unaddressed coloured cacheted covers. All cancelled Los Angeles. Also Yugoslavia similar for Sarajevo Winter Olympics. Lovely lot of covers, 72 in all. Includes many with multiples, se-tenant blocks of 4, minisheet etc. Under $1.25 each and the album is free! Price $89

CMM8) Australia Territories & Pacifics mint in mainly complete sets, mostly unhinged. 1940’s to about 1985 in near new Lighthouse Red 64 page stockbook, $80 replacement cost. About 350 Papua New Guinea, 150 Norfolk Is., 50 Nauru, plus about another 200 from NZ & territories such as Pitcairn, Cook Is. etc. About 750 stamps in all. Some duplication and a few faults, but overall good value at $375

CMM9) Great Britain 1990 – 1999 virtually complete in Gibbons Luxury Padded Hingeless Album & Slipcase, cost $350 alone! Includes Commem. sets. Machins, booklet panes, minisheets etc. Noted values to £10. Some slight aging on page edges, but stamps all appear fine. SG Cat. price near £1160 = about $2100 on today’s exchange rate. Cheap at $795, and the very nice album is free!

CMM10) East Germany collection 1978 – 1990 complete mint unhinged in as new Red Lighthouse padded hingeless album and slipcase. This alone cost $725! Stamps retail approx $675. Replacement value $1400. Bargain at $495

CMM11) Micronesia 1984 – 1991 & Palau 1987 – 1991 complete mint unhinged, in as new Dark Green Lighthouse Hingeless Album & Slipcase. This alone cost $425. Stamps retail $640 approx. Total replacement cost $1065. Very well priced at $425

CMM12) Malta 1981 – 1996 in Ka-Be Maroon Hingeless Album & slipcase, as new. Cost $250. Stamps retail at around $340 so a total replacement cost of $590. Great value at 50%, $295

CMM13) Faroe Is. 1975 – 1993 complete mint unhinged on Ka-Be Hingeless pages, as new. Pages alone cost around $100 and the stamps retail at close to $450. Well priced at a half of replacement cost. $275

CMM14) Great Britain used in Brown Cumberland Padded Binder on sparsely populated Gibbons Hingeless pages 1840 – 1990. Did notice1939 and 1951 High Values to £1. Also Lighthouse Black Leather Bound 32 page stockbook, cost $75 decades ago, containing Decimal used collection 1971 – 1980. Good for expansion. Also old peg fitting album with used collection Queen Victoria Jubilee issues to early 2000’s. Around 2000 stamps all up. Cheap at 10c a stamp. $198

CMM15) Canada in Gibbons Blue Favourite springback album, and 3 large stockbooks. Useful mainly used collection/accumulation 1870’s – 2005. Noted Victoria 20c Red & 50c Blue SG 115/6 nicely used, these two alone cat. £135. 1916 KGV to $1, 1928 defins. To 50c, then mostly complete to 1988. Stockbooks are basically collector’s duplicates roughly covering the same period.  Must be 6500 to 7500 stamps all up! Genuine unpicked lot for postmarks, perf. Varieties etc. About 10c a stamp, price $725. 
 
CMM16) New Zealand collector’s duplicates in large blue “Dove” black page stockbook in good condition. 1890’s to early decimals. Noted arms type to 2/6d, a few Officials, etc. Heavily duplicated in parts, about 1500. Very cheap at 5c each, price $75

CMM17) Fiji, useful collection in Maroon springback album, Queen Victoria – 2000, mixed mint & used with a few mint unhinged sets. Noted KGV to 6d, mint lightly hinged with £60 cat. plus. KGVI mint & used to 5/- with 1½d both types, 2d & 5d the same, good representation of QEII pre-decimals to 5/-. Decimals to $5. About 500. Good value at $125

CMM18) Useful World mostly used pickings in 4 small stockbooks, noted decent Iraq, Sweden, GB 5/- Seahorse etc. 1750 -2000 mostly all different.  Has to be worth 10c a stamp. $185

CMM19) Decent Poland & other bits & pieces mostly used on 28 Hagners in Green Binder. Appears all different, about 750. Under 10c a stamp. Price $72

CMM20) Three small stockbooks with useful USA, Ireland and a few Australia decimal duplicates plus Indonesia mint. Noted USA better earlies, pre-cancels, Airmails, mint blocks of 4 etc., Ireland with overprints on GB, better pre-decimals with values to 1/- etc. About 600. Price $125

CMD1) Australia Antarctic 1957-1999 on Lighthouse Pages complete MUH. Advertised Retail for the stamps $369 plus 20 pages now retailing at $9.90 each gives a total of $567. Our price under a half at $279

CMD2) Christmas Island on Lighthouse Pages 1958 - 1995 compete MUH. Advertised Retail for the stamps $1089 plus 46 pages now retailing at $9.90 each gives a total of $1545. Our price under a half at $769

CMD3) Cocos Keeling Islands on Lighthouse Pages 1958 -1989 complete MUH & Extra Pages to 1995. Advertised Retail for the stamps $338.50 plus 36 pages now retailing at $9.90 each gives a total of $695. Our price under a half at $345

CMD5) Papua New Guinea 1952 - 1995 in KA-BE Red Hingeless Album & Slipcase as new, complete MUH ex. Postage Dues, Specimens and a couple of listed varieties. Retail for the stamps $2150, album slipcase and pages a further $800. Total replacement cost $2950. Priced well under half at $1395

CMD6) Lithuania 1990 Restoration of the Republic to 1997 complete MUH, retail $265 in Lighthouse Red Hingeless Album & Slipcase as new cost $395. Total replacement cost price well under a half $295

CMD7) French Southern & Antarctic Territory in KA-BE Green Hingeless Album as new containing French Antarctic Territory complete MUH 1989-1995. Stamps retail at over $600, plus the album and pages a further $227.50, so a total replacement value here of $827.50 plus. Priced under a half at $395

CMD8) Terrific World mainly postally used collection in Red, Green Gold Rapkin “Triumph” album with 10 full page maps. Many thousands of mostly all different stamps here from early imperfs to about the mid. 1960’s. Little, if anything removed, a few may have fallen out and are loose between pages. Very good Austria, Belgium, Canada with some nice mint imprints and blocks, Czechoslovakia, France & Colonies, Germany, Great Britain with Seahorses to 5/-, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Latvia Airs & red Cross, Romania with 1931 Scouts set mint lightly hinged, Russia, Spain, Turkey, Tuva & USA. 350 plus pages. Must be 3000 to 3500 stamps at a guess. Still, plenty of spaces to fill. Good value at around 35c a stamp. $1175

CMD9) Santa Tin, very colourful! Contains Worldwide booklets, with emphasis on Switzerland Charity issues. Also, Finland, Denmark, USA, Germany, Gibraltar, IOM etc. 67 booklets from about 1960’s to 1996.  Good value lot with some high denominations. Great as a starter lot for World booklets. Price $449

CMF3) Heavy lot of World in 11 stockbooks and good mix of loose off paper mint & used, early to modern. Must be around 7000 here. Noted decent ranges of Austria Fiji, GB etc. Worthwhile lot at $625
 
CSE7) Australia Territories & Pacific Aerogrammes, by the Kilogram! Wide range of mint and FDC used decimal, some higher face values here. Great value at about 25c each. Some duplication. Start a new collection at bargain basement prices. Roughly 250 in 1kg for $62.50.
 
CSE8) Worldwide complete sheets, mostly good thematics. By the Kilogram. Wide range of mint unhinged and cto used. Some in complete sets. Sheet sizes from 15 to 50 of a stamp. Mostly 1970’s – 1990’s. All large and colourful. No Arab States. Paper the Den or spare room! Under 5c a stamp. Good value at $249 per kg.
 
CSE9) Australian Territories and Pacifics, 100 different postally used. May include AAT, Christmas Is., Cocos (Keeling) Is., Norfolk Is., Nauru, Samoa, Pitcairn, Cook Is., Fiji.  Very hard to find postally used. Price $49
 
CSE11) Pitcairn Is. 1940 KGVI Definitives – 1996 Supply Ships fresh mint unhinged (4 KGVI stamps have a little gum toning, and so the set is counted as hinged) Virtually complete in as new $495 Black Padded Ka-Be Hingeless Album. Very few stamps missing, and most of these are shade variations and inverted watermarks. Sydney retail for the stamps is $1215, plus the very nice album = a total value of over $1700. Priced well under a half at $795 the lot.
 
CSE12) Channel is. & Isle of Man 1958 – 1978 in Gibbons Red Padded Illustrated Album. Appears near complete Mint Unhinged for the period, plus some booklets and postage dues. Small amount of duplication here and there. A very few earlies are lightly hinged. Some Wally decided to put prices in ball point on the pages, so we have not put any value on the album at all. Sydney retail around $495. Priced very well at $295
 
CSE15) Norfolk Is. Commercial mail. All small envelopes mostly Airmail to Sydney, 1970’s and ‘80s. Includes a range of better values. Hard to source. Some a bit aged. Mostly to Doubleday Book club, plus councils, insurance companies and individuals. 28 pieces in total, cheap at under $3 each. $75.
 
CSE18) Australia Pre-stamped envelopes, mint. Wide range of issues with values to 45c. Cheap lot, 100 different for $39
 
CSE19) Germany 1959 – 1999 in Blue 32 page stockbook. Mass of issues mint unhinged and cto from West Germany, East Germany and Unified Germany. Counted over 100 minisheets, inc. better like 1959 Beethoven and 1972 Olympics mint unhinged. Minor duplication. Plus, must be at least 200 sets. Valuable and impressive lot! Price $595
 
CSE21) East Germany in green 16 black page stockbook mint unhinged. Seems pretty complete from mid. 1970’s to about 1984. Counted near 125 complete sets, mostly all different. A very good lot and cheap at around $1.25 per set. Price $159
 
CJU16) Australia Pre-Decimal mint unhinged collection in Seven Seas Green Padded Album & Slipcase as new. Commences 1914 6d Kookaburra and is NEAR complete (less Kangaroos & KGV Heads & perf OS issues) to 1965 ICY. Missing only 3d KGVI Die 1a & KGVI £1 Robes thin paper. 3 stamps have faults, the 6d Kookaburra and 3d Kookaburra Minisheet are creased. The Kookaburra minisheet is hinged in the margin and the 5/- Harbour Bridge is lightly hinged, with some light gum toning. The Kingsford Smith OS Overprints are cto. Other than that, here we have a very nice clean collection. The as new binder & slipcase retail at $50 and the Sydney Retail for the Stamps is $3925. So a total retail value here excluding the Album Leaves, which are little aged in places is $3975, Price $2625
 
CJU17) Norfolk Is. Decimals 1966-2002 compete mint unhinged, housed in as new Seven Seas Hingeless Album, with pages 1947 – 2002. Album new cost approx. $425. Stamps retail at $1695. Total value $2120. Price $1275

CAP10) Philatelic Literature, old reference books, magazines, catalogues & auction catalogues. 4.5kg lot for $45
 
CMAP2) Papua New Guinea, 25 different complete mint unhinged sets just $49
 
CMAP4) Nauru, 25 different complete mint unhinged sets & minisheets, price $49
 
CMAP5) Norfolk Is. 25 different complete mint unhinged sets & minisheets, price $49
 
CMAP6) 125 different complete mint unhinged sets as above only $225, save $20
 
CMAP7) 250 different complete mint unhinged sets from the countries above, also including some Pitcairn Island. Normally $99, now save $50, Price $449
 
CMAP17) Commercial Mails from all over the World. Most if not all Airmailed Covers. All Very nice range of covers 1980’s to recent that sell for up to $3 each. Price per lot of 100 all different covers $98
 
CMAP18) Worldwide First Day Covers, all in nice clean condition. Many of these sells for up to $4 each. Price for lot of 100 all different $98
 
COCT1) Amazing carton lot of mainly Australia Slogans on piece, 1929-1967, plus some Meter marks. Frankings range from 1d Green KGV – 5c Blue QEII. Also, some USA and a few GB Metermarks/Slogans. Must be 4000 – 5000 total with a huge variety of slogans and postmarks. Has to be worth 10c and item. Price $449

COCT4) United States Forces in New Guinea, 1943 – 45. 15 covers & 1 front, most bear Australia 3d Brown KGVI postmarked Townsville Qld, but emanating from New Guinea. Most have boxed US Army Examiner censor marking, and with name & number of servicemen. Included are 2 x American Red Cross covers. Deployments include Milne Bay, Port Moresby, Admiralty Is., Goodenough Is., Finschhafen, Nadzab, Oro Bay, Dreyer Harbour & Dobodura. The Battle of Finschhafen was part of the Huon Peninsula campaign during World War II and was fought between Australian and Japanese forces. The fighting took place between 22 September and 24 October 1943 following the landing at Scarlet Beach, which was followed by a two-pronged advance on Finschhafen as the Australian 20th Infantry Brigade advanced on the town from the north, while the 22nd Infantry Battalion drove from the south, having advanced from the landing beaches east of Lae. After the capture of Finschhafen, the Japanese forces in the area withdrew towards Sattelberg where they sought to hold the Australians before launching a counteroffensive, which subsequently threatened the landing beach. This attack was repelled by American and Australian forces, with heavy casualties being inflicted on the Japanese. In the aftermath, the Australians went on the offensive, capturing Sattelberg, and then advancing towards the Wareo plateau. Dreger Harbour was used by Allied forces after the capture of Finschhafen in October 1943. Very good lot at $479
 
COCT10) Norfolk Is. 1953 – 2002 90% plus complete in near new $65 Lighthouse green padded 64 black page stockbook. Around $1200 retail for the stamps alone. Odd earlier stamp is a little aged, otherwise Post Office Fresh. Norfolk Is. In in great demand right now. Great price, $695 the lot.
 
CJ8) Europa 1981 – 1986 complete mint unhinged collection on Lighthouse Hingeless pages. Includes sheetlets. Cat. £1735 plus = $3050 at time of writing. Very cheap at less than 25%. $749
 
CMA1) Vast lot of World and Australia! From Deceased Estates and other sources such as charities and auctions, also private purchases. We have 12 big shipping cartons which we are breaking down into smaller lots of 10 kg. Each will contain 15 – 20,000 stamps unchecked off paper plus albums, stocksheets, stockbooks, covers, minisheets etc. Virtually all is postally used with some mint, early to modern. There really is no telling what you might find in these lots. Price per 10kg lot, inc. Post and Insurance Australia Wide, around 3c per stamp $695. Supersized double lot for $1295 (post-paid) Half lot for $375 (post extra) Remember to choose World or Australia, or a mixture of both.
 
CJL5) Papua New Guinea 1990 - 1998 50 different Official First Day Covers, all clean unaddressed. Very cheap at $99
 
CJL6) As above, but 1990 – 2001, price $110
 
CMMY9) Papua New Guinea. 36 different mint unhinged minisheets. modern PNG mini sheets? Issued 2002-2008 beautiful modern designs, huge face value and many popular thematics. Sydney retail is $10-$15 each, totally $385. Could be a perfect lot to break up for retail sales or online etc., or just keep for your collection! Themes include FIFA Centenary, Royalty, Orchids, Marilyn Monroe, Rotary, Aircraft. Christmas, Marine Life, Gold Mining, Olympics, Mushrooms, St. John Ambulance, Art, WWF etc. Price under 40% of retail, $149 the lot. (2 lots for $275)
 
CMMY10) Australia 1975 – 95 Australia Post un-addressed First Day covers, massive clearance. 100 different for $89, 250 mixed for $169, 500 mixed for $325, 1000 mixed for $595. Massive lot of 2000 mixed for $1100. (Duplication will be kept to a minimum in the mixed lots, depending upon stocks)
 
CMMY11) British Commonwealth, 1953 Coronation Covers, many with additional stamps & markings. Amazing lot of 65 small seamail covers virtually all to Melbourne. Wide variety of usages and cancels inc. Interbank mail, Official Mail, Registered Mail, Postage Dues, Taxed Covers, Meter Frankings, Perfins, etc. Mainly not FDCs, with a variety of cancels through 1953/54. Many better countries represented inc. Singapore, Hong Kong, North Borneo, Sarawak, Falkland Is., Gibraltar, Cayman Is., St. Helena, Tristan da Cunha, Ascension, Cyprus etc. Most are neat typed address. A superb addition to any Royalty or British Commonwealth Collection. Priced well under $6 a cover, $375 the lot.
 
CMMY12 A similar lot to the above, these all on Artcraft Cacheted covers, mostly light penciled address to Brooklyn, USA. Included GB Set of 4, plus the sets of 4 for Kuwait, Bahrein, Muscat and Tangier. Includes re-addressed and registered items. 36 covers in all again at less than $6 per cover, price $198
 
CMMY13) New Zealand 2001 – 2014 Collection in $60 64 Page as New Red Lighthouse Stockbook. Mostly one of each Mint Unhinged and very fine used with Circular cancel, appears complete for period. About 250 complete sets with a retail of around $3500. Priced very reasonably at 40% retail, price $1395
 
Packets and Mixtures: Important: Packets and mixtures are not returnable for any reason. Our mixtures are sold as received and unchecked by us. Expect duplication, unless stated as all different.
 
Please note that due to Covid-19 we are now using a private carrier to get mixtures into Australia, as the postal services are now taking 3 to 6 months by sea to deliver parcels. Consequently, freight costs, and therefore prices have gone up.
 
USPC1) Breaking huge accumulation of USA pre-cancels, wide variety of issues, mostly earlier types, presidential series etc. approx. 200 mixed for $49, 500 for $115, 1,000 for $219, 2500 for $5219, 5000 for $985

USPC2) As above, 100 different for $49, 250 for $129, 500 for $275

PM121) Ireland Mission on paper. Around 4000 to the kg, so around 3c per stamp. Mostly Euro currency, with a few earlier. Trim varies. Price per 250g $31.50, per 500g $59, per kg $115
 
PM122) South Africa Mission on paper from a new source. Very wide ranging with stamps from the 1940’s to quite recent. Very high count as is on well-trimmed single paper, around 5500 to the kg, so around 2c per stamp. Price per 250g $34.50, per 500g $65, per kg $125
 
PM91) Australian International Stamps, selected used examples off paper. Some nice high values included and maybe some blocks of 4 or 6. Hard to source, 100 mixed for $49
 
PM90) Australian Antarctic Territory off paper mix pre-decimal to 1990’s mostly postally used, maybe some cto. Inevitably a fair bit of duplication. About 12,500 to 15,000 to the kg. Around 4c per stamp, 100g for $59 (Only 2 lots available)
 
PM77) World Minisheets by Weight! Many years since we first offered these. Approx 1100 sheets per kg. Great mixture of mint unhinged and cto from both British Commonwealth and Foreign Countries. We keep duplication here to a minimum, depending upon our stocks at the time of ordering. High catalogue/retail value. 100g for $33, 250g for $79.
 
PM76) New lower price! Was $295 per kg. World off paper, latest arrivals gathered together from various sources and simply mixed into the very best available mixture. Completely unchecked by us and representing well over a century of stamps here. Roughly 12,500 stamps to the kg, cheapest way to build your World collection at around 2c per stamp. Price per kg $249, 500g for $129, 250g for $69, 100g for $35
 
PM71) Australia & Territories decimal mint lots, as pulled from collections, stockbooks etc. Mostly mint unhinged, and will include Singles & Blocks of 4 (The odd few may be hinged as we do not have time to check all of this) You may also find complete sets and minisheets etc, whatever we have to hand. Will cover the period 1966 – 1986 Approx. Will include Australia, AAT, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Is.. We can also add some Papua New Guinea, Norfolk Island & Nauru if required. Price per lot of 1000 mixed $110, half lot of 500 for $60.
 
PM69) Australia decimals, cto with gum, mid 1990’s – 2011. Nice clean lot all with corner Melbourne cto cancels. Includes high values, Internationals, a few territories, se-tenant strips and blocks etc. Good variety, but expect duplication. Under 10c a stamp, approx 1000 for $98, 500 for $55 (4 lots available)
 
PM25) Australia, off paper. Contents of a shoebox ex deceased estate. Must be close to 15,000 stamps here dating from 1913 with a few Kangaroos and KGV to quite recent with many higher values, Internationals etc. noted. Huge variety here and at about 2c per stamp. Price $295.
 
PM26) Similar lot to the above, but worldwide, same price $295

TO MAKE AN OFFER
please contact Kevin Morgan on:
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Post:  PO BOX 1290, Upwey, Victoria, Australia, 3158 

Mid - Late March 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%
 
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.
 
Many smaller items, including a lot that are not on this list may be found in our eBay listings. Our store name is 21st-century-auctions
 
Postage and insurance extra, Free Within Australia above $500. We accept all cards and PayPal at no fee. Hours generally 9am – 4.30 Mon – Fri, but we will often answer the phone after hours.
 
All of our items carry our 14 day satisfaction guarantee, EXCEPTING Collections, packets and mixtures, these may not be returned for any reason unless grossly mis-described.
 
EXCEPTIONS: There are no discounts on brand new catalogues or accessories.