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WORLD WILDLIFE FUND: 1980s World Wildlife Fund collection of mint sets & FDCs in twelve matching boxed albums (one empty). No reserve.
C of A - Decimal Issues
1992 Threatened Species $4.50 booklet Completely Imperforate BW #B179b, Cat $600 (2003). The ACSC states "...approximately one dozen imperforate booklets have been found".
No longer available
C of A - Postal History
1935 commercial airmail cover to Germany with scarce franking of Silver Jubilee 2/- violet + ANZAC 2d tied by 'LATE FEE/7MY35/MELBOURNE VIC' cds, Athens transit b/s, minor postal ink marks at the top. The rate was 2/1d for all-the-way airmail + 1d late fee.
1935 commercial airmail cover to Austria with scarce solo franking of Silver Jubilee 2/-, Athens transit b/s & three different Vienna cds including 'TELEGRAPHENAMT WIEN 1' indicating delivery by pneumatic post , minor faults.
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC): 1963 Pandas SG 2116-8 Imperforate set, unmounted, Cat £500.
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC): 1963 Monkeys SG 2121-3 Imperforate set, unmounted, Cat £250.
Perak 1895 Elephants $1 to $25 and Federated Malay States Elephants $1 $2 x2 & $5 single & vertical pair, oval fiscal datestamps. Nice lot.
FEDERATED MALAY STATES: 1900-01 Crown/CC Elephants $25 green & orange SG 26, well centred, a little faded & with red registration line largely removed, superb "socked on the nose" 'KUALA LUMPUR/JU5/1906/ + ' cds (Proud #D14; recorded 17JU/1906 only), Cat £1800.
FEDERATED MALAY STATES: 1922-34 Script 1c to $5 (both) SG 52-81 largely complete with most of the colour & paper variations, also 1936-38 Postage Dues SG D1-6, mostly very lightly mounted or unmounted, Cat £700++ (mounted).
NORTH BORNEO: 1906 commercial usage of British North Borneo PPC ("Mantenior on Rayoh River") to Germany with two-issue franking of State of North Borneo 1c & 3c plus 'BRITISH/PROTECTORATE' Overprints 4c & 8c tied by fine to superb 'SANDAKAN' cds, boxed registration datestamp at the top, 'ETTLINGEN/(BADEN)' arrival cds, minor imperfections, most attractive. Registered postcards are most unusual and rarely seen.
NORTH BORNEO: 1908 commercial usage of Singapore PPC ("Jugglers, The famous growing Mango tree trick") to Java with 'BRITISH/PROTECTORATE' Overprints 4c Orangutan & 10c Sun Bear tied by 'KUDAT' cds, boxed registration datestamp at lower-right, light 'JESSELTON', very fine 'SINGAPORE' & poor 'NI AGENT SINGAPORE' squared- circle transits, minor blemishes on the view side. Another rare usage.
NEW GUINEA - German (Deutsch) New Guinea
PARCEL CARD: Neu-Guinea Compagnie 2mk Lion 'Packetadresse.' Card, unused.
PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Postage Dues
1960 (March) 3d on ½d with the Overprint Double SG D3a, unmounted, Cat £1100. Chris Ceremuga Certificate (2001) states."Only one sheet of 60 believed printed". [John McNabb's similar example sold for $1380 at the Prestige auction of 12/10/2012]
GREENLAND: 1915-37 Parcel Post SG P4A-14 complete, the 5ö has no gum, the 2ö (a bit aged) & 15ö are mounted, others are unmounted, STC £1100+ (mounted).