21st CENTURY AUCTIONS
Mid-Late April 2022
COLLECTIONS AND LOTS
Australia Post Year Books, recent years. 1 of each only available unless otherwise stated.
YB1) 2010 $235 (2 available)
YB2) 2011 $253
YB3) 2012 $243
YB4) 2014 $246
YB5) 2015 $238
YB6) 2016 $263
YB7) 2017 $232
YB8) 2018 $257
YB9) 2019 $228
YB10) 2020 $275 (3 available)
YB11) As above 10 year books listed at $2470 for $2350
Special Year Books and Olympics Books etc.
YB12) 1988 Bicentennial Above: Only sold at the Bicentennial Expo. in Brisbane and on the Bicentennial Train & Extremely Scarce. $295
YB13) 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games sheetlet collection $159
YB14) 2008 Beijing Olympics Deluxe Collection of Australian Stamps. Includes Set of 14 Gold Medallists Sheetlets - Offset Printing + 14 Pairs of Digitally printed stamps in Beijng from the Gold Medallists Sheetlets. $210 (2 available)
YB15) 2012 London Olympics Gold Medallists sheetlet Collection $115
YB16) 2016 Rio Gold Medallists sheetlet Collection $216
CMA1) South Africa and Homelands, 1988 – 1993 Mint Unhinged collection on Lighthouse Hingeless leaves. Lovely lot with a retail in excess of $830. Leaves are as new and cost approx. $480, so more than $1300 replacement value here. About 250 – 3000 sets, great thematic content. Priced at around our cost on this lot. $749
CMA2) USA 1976/77 Superb Blue & Silver Leather Bound Padded Album containing Cacheted covers bearing stamps honouring the 1st 39 Presidents of the USA from George Washington to Jimmy Carter, each with illustrated text and facsimile signatures for each President. Plus a 2nd matching album for all of the 1st Ladies. Magnificently presented, and as new. Original cost close to $750. Price just 25% of that $187.50
CMA3) Great Britain 1953 – 1980’s large quantity of QEII Wilding & Machin definitives used in two large stockbooks & binder with Hagner pages. Also some commems. and pre-decimal High Value Castles including multiples of 4 & 6 of the 10/- & £1 values. Unsorted for watermarks, phosphor bands etc. Many 100s, price $189
CMA4) The Official Millennium Postal Cover Collection in Silver & Blue Binder, near new. Contains 24 Worldwide covers from 24 time-zones fully illustrated with Gold cachets and each dated 1st January 2000 with special pictorial cancels. Cost $400 when issued. Seen on eBay at $210, our price $169
CMA5) Carton lot of World, in stockbooks, albums, Hagner pages, plus bag of about 3000 World off aper. Some covers. Nice stack of old dealers approval sheets, Early to modern, mostly used. Little if any Australia. Some in mixed condition but mostly fine. Wonderful sorting lot, better than the average junk lot. Weight near 20kg. Price $749.
CMA6) As above but a smaller lot of about 10kg, price $379
CMA7) World War II Military and POW Covers. Includes censored WW2 POW mail collection to and from Australia. Sourced from Germany, on display pages and with English translations of the write-ups. Mail to and from Prisoner of War here from Germany with Swastika censor markings, and to our POW within Germany and some internal military and concession and censored mail. Wonderful lot, In 50 years have hardly ever seen these. ANY POW mail to or from here is scarce. Includes Red Cross cover to Australian Lieutenant POW in Italy 1943, another to Pvt. In Stalag 3, Rare lot, 9 covers. Price $295
CM13) Monaco 1989 – 1994 Complete fresh mint unhinged on near new Lighthouse Hingeless pages. Retail for the stamps is $880 plus, price for pages is $245, so a replacement cost of $1125. Price $545
COCT4) Austria 1949 - 56 Balloon Mail cover collection in Olive Padded 22 ring album. Very clean & well written up. 14 covers priced to sell at $495 plus. Price $375
CMJ1) Australia Official Unaddressed FDC’s by weight! Period covered 1974 – 2000. We have about 20kg of these, unsorted for postmarks. May be a few AAT, Framas, Counter printed stamps etc, may also include some minisheets 500 grams or about 85 covers for $75. Two lots for $139, 5 lots for $329.
CMJ3) Australia Pre-Decimal Postally used blocks of 4, values to 2/- or 2/3d. 50 different. Blocks are becoming popular, and may be listed in the ACSC in coming editions. Price under $3 each, $149. Two lots for $289, Half lot of 25 for $79
CMJ4) Australia 1984 Ausipex Minisheets, hoard of 50 all with various FDI cancels, cat. £4.50 each, face value $2.10 each = $105. Less than half face, $49
CMJ7) Tonga, commercial airmail covers and postcards mainly to Australia 1930’ – 87. Nice lot of mainly self-adhesives. 22 items, condition a bit mixed, but scarce! Checked eBay and most priced at $15 - $50 each. Includes 3 x Tin Can Mail covers. Nice little lot, cheap at $329
CMJ8) Sudan, useful range of covers 1950’s – 1980’s Commercial & FDC. 11 items, inc. 4 registered., used stamps cat. £75 plus. Condition on 3 a bit below par with tone spots. Some addressed locally to Khartoum also Australia, UK & Switzerland. eBay price seems to be $30 to $60 each. Some unable to be found on eBay. Good value at $225.
CMJ15) Worldwide mint & used (cto) in complete sets, large & small blocks and complete sheets. Mostly highly thematic. Selling by weight. 1kg (About 5000 stamps) great value at about 5c per stamp, for just $249
CMM4) Omnibus Issues, 1935 – 1953. From 1935 Jubilee to 1953 Coronation complete fresh once lightly hinged on quality leaves, ex. the rare 1935 Egypt Seal. With 1937 Coronation, 1946 Victory, 1948 Silver Wedding and 1949 UPU. Also included are some varieties on the Silver Jubilee issues, some listed, some not. Total cat. is around £5250 = $9450 at current exchange rates. Price $5250.
CMM13) Tasmania Pictorials perf. T in black padded Australia Post Ring Binder, sorted by printings. Includes some mint & blocks. Also 2 x 2½d om OHMS piece. Even singles are rare! Also a few Australia both pre and decimal at back. About 700 stamps, values to 5d. Very clean lot. Price $2,650
CMM14) Tasmania, Hobart. Collection of Official T punctures on leaves, organised by type, number of holes etc. and date. Very clean lot nearly 2300 stamps! Price $8,650
CMM18) Great Britain KGV era commercial covers 1916 – 1933, bearing nice range of frankings, inc. Downey Heads. Some military, and with original correspondence. Destinations include “School of Musketry, Liverpool”, Germany, Switzerland, France, Norway, Emmanuel College Cambridge, etc. Values to 2½d. Fascinating lot, condition a bit mixed. 29 covers, price around $6 each, $179
CMM20) Shipping, a magnificent carton lot of 137 Covers and cards, mostly Europe. Predominantly Germany but also with Belgium, France, GB, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, UN & USA. Wide range of frankings, mostly commemorative and pictorial postmarks and cachets, plus a few other markings like Paquebot & Express mail. In addition, there are several sheets of trial cachets. All in all, this could easily become the start of a display. Priced under $1.50 per item, $195
GB771) Great Britain 1965 ITU Presentation Album for the Montreux conference. Red & Gold Embossed Hardbound Album presented to the delegates. Contains current GB issues mint fresh lightly hinged inc. Wildings & Castles to £1, Regionals and Commemorative sets issued complete 1960 GLO - 1965 Arts festival. A little aging to the tops of a few pages but largely fresh, and as issued. Tiny amount of spine damage at base. A very rare book. Price $450
Discounts - Excluding New Catalogues & Accessories
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.
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Post: PO BOX 1290, Upwey, Victoria, Australia, 3158