Spring Sale
October 2021

21st CENTURY AUCTIONS

COLLECTIONS AND LOTS

COCT1) Lovely Australia mostly used collection 1913 - 1972 in older Burgundy Sprinbgback album. Commences KGV heads with about 60 stamps, inc. some nice 1d Red shades & 3 x 1/4d values. Little in th eway of Kangaroos but KGV period is fairly complete with Victoria Centenary 1/-, Anzac 1/-, Jubilee 2/-. KGVI similarly complete inc. Robes set to £1, Arms set to £2. QEII Pre-decimals also appear near complete, less Navigators. A few mint at the back. About 50 spare album leaves for continuation. A fine lot, and cheap at $295
COCT2) Nepal 1907 - modern mint & used on leaves, appears around 275 mostly different with some beter items. Popular country, and hard to source. Stamps cat. up to £29 noted. Price $129  
 
COCT3) India 1860 - 2004 mixture of mint & used collection in near new $100 Black Springback album. Well written up and way better condition than usual for these. KGV to 1983 is largely complete. Noted Queen Victoria to R3, KEVII to R2, KGV to R10, KGVI also to R10. Ghandi 2 middle values are present int lightly hinged, both have a little gum thinning. Cat. to 1954 is about £750 plus probably another £250 for the balance.  Has to be worth 30% cat, with the $100 album thrown in for good measure. Price $549
 
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
 
COCT5) East Germany mostly 1970's in large blue stockbook, mix of cto & postally used plus a few mint. Fair number of sets. About 2000 - 2250 nearly all large pictorials with duplication. Probably at least 500 different maybe more. Becoming very popular now and postally used is very hard to find. Priced around 8c a stamp at $169
 
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, but all different, 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.
 
CMJ9) Hong Kong, commercial covers & FDC’s, most to Australia, plus New Year money bags for Year of the Dog and Rooster depicting postage stamps. (4 of each new) 30 items in total. Condition a little mixed. Price $110
 
CMJ12) France, modern postally used to 2013, with many scarce sets of 10 or 12 on around 250 stockcards. Many of these sets catalogue around £12 to £14 per set in Gibbons, and sell readily at $8 t0 $10 each. Some of these cards carry 2 or 3 sets. Conservatively retail would be $2750 - $3250. Great for re-sellers. Very good value at $595
 
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.
 
CMM11) Tasmania. Bulging Blue padded ring binder containing vast collection of cds cancels on Pictorials, values to 4d. Approx 2100 stamps, 21 covers/postcards. Organised on leaves A – Z and covering 295 different offices. Many different canceller types covered inc. 86 x R rating & 6 RR. Maybe others, not checked. Mostly 1900 – 1912. Amazing lot! Priced under $4 per stamp. Great for specialist or re-seller. Price $7,850
 
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
 
GB772) Great Britain 1959 ITU Presentation Album for the Geneva conference. Red & Gold Embossed Hardbound Album presented to the delegates. Contains current GB issues mint fresh lightly hinged inc. Wildings inc. 2nd Graphites & 2nd De la Rue Castles to £1, plus Regionals complete for the period. Interestingly the Graphites are mounted on the face to show the black lines. A little aging to the pages but stamps are largely fresh, and as issued. A very rare book. Price $225
 
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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