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VICTORIA - Postal History
1897Hospital Charity Fund QV Diamond Jubilee 1/- (1d) pair tied 'ST KILDA/OC25/97/VICTORIA-78' duplex cancels on local cover, couple of minor blemishes. Used three days after issue on 22.10.1897.
Mint European selection of mostly better issues with Austria 1931 Rotary & 1950 Plebiscite (**), Belgium 1952 UPU Congress (**) & 1920 'Eupen' sets, Bulgaria 1932 Airmails, Germany 1928 Zeppelins 1mk (**) & 2mk (VLMtd), 1930 South America Flight & 1934 Airs, Greenland 1945 Pictorials, Holland Legion M/Ss (**), Hungary 1925 Sport (**) & 1951 Stamp Jubilee M/Ss (no gum), Liechtenstein 1935 Zeppelins, Saar Overprints on Bavaria 5mk (horrid centring, guarantee h/s) & 1948 Flood Relief M/Ss (creased), Serbia German Occupation blocks of 4 (**), Spain 1926 Red Cross + Airs, Switzerland 1924 Shields, 1936 Pro Patria M/S & 1945 War Victims M/S, Vatican 1933 Definitives, Yugoslavia good lot including 1947 Airs Bilingual blocks of 4 (**) & 1951 100d M/S (**), etc, some problems but the condition is generally fine to very fine. High catalogue value.
1945-2003 Collectionin seven SAFE hingeless albums virtually complete except for post-war overprints & Renner imperfs, the majority unmounted mint with a few Postage Due sets used or CTO, noted Costumes, Scenes & Birds with paper varieties, modern with M/S & sheetlets, issues to 1960 Cat Mi €2000 (£2300+).
Selection of better issues including 1912 Albert 5fr with Sunday Label, 1922-27 Definitives 5fr & 10fr, 1931 Anti-TB, 1932 Infantry Memorial, 1934 Leopold, 1952 Thurn & Taxis, 1952 Cultural Fund 4fr & 8fr with '+9fr' labels, etc; Miniature Sheets - the stamps unmounted - 1924 Exhibition, 1930 Exhibition, 1931 Soldiers' Fund, 1957 Antarctic Expedition & 1960 Refugees (**); Newspaper Railways 1928 & 1929 sets; etc, plus three pages of booklet stamps with advertising labels or tête-bêche pairs; also Belgian Congo 1918 Surcharges; some blemishes & hinge remainders but generally very fine.
(Qty 160 + 13 M/Ss)
Unmounted selection including 1942 POWs perf & imperf M/Ss, 1948 Monuments Fund, 1949 Social Funds violet/red/blue M/S x2, 1952 UPU Congress, 1954 Bruges Fund, 1960 Refugee Year M/S, etc, also Railway Parcel Stamps 1941 set, 1949 to 100fr, 1953 Surcharges & 1980 set, Cat £2000 approximately.
(Qty 87 + 15 M/Ss)
No longer available
Bulging Schaubek album with useful earlies including 5fr grey (Brun guarantee h/s), Mersons with better values, War Orphans 50c+50c * & 1922 Surcharges *, 1923 Bordeaux Congress (*, a little aged), better Sinking Funds (*), 1925 Paris Expo sheet (*, the stamps are unmounted), 1927 Strasbourg M/S (* with small faults but the stamps are very fine unmounted), 1927 Airs (no gum), 1929 Le Havre Exposition (*, guarantee h/s), 1936 Airs set, 50fr Banknote, South Atlantic Flight, 1937 Pexip M/S (VLMtd, the stamps are unmounted), 50fr Ader, then apparently complete to 1977 (mostly mint with much unmounted), etc, some problems in the earlies but generally fine to very fine. High catalogue value.
(Qty many 100s)
1926-27 War Orphans' Fund5fr+1fr SG 453 marginal block of 4, very lightly mounted & the first unit is unmounted, Cat £560++ (mounted).
Unmounted mint selection including 1924 Airs, 1926 Airs (guarantee handstamps), 1928 Ebert & Hindenburg 50pf & 60pf, 1929 Arms (2 sets), 1931 Buildings, 1933 Frederick the Great, 1934 Airs, 1935 Railways, 1940 Brown Ribbon,etc, Cat €5000+.
Mint & used collection1872-1970s with Eagles including 9kr (thin), Germanias, Inflation, Charity issues with values to 5 Mark, 1927 IAA overprint set *, 1928-31 Zeppelin set *, 1934 Airs set used, Third Reich with a few M/Ss, Allied Occupation, West Germany reasonably complete used noted St Mary's Church set x2 plus some *, West Berlin used with 'BERLIN' overprints to 84pf (not expertised), 1949 Stephan set (ex 1 Mark), Bells sets x3, East Germany noted 1951 China set * (24pf stained), etc, condition mixed but many fine.
WEST GERMANY: Mostly unmounted selection including 1949 Relief Fund, 1951 St Mary's Church x2 sets, 1951 Relief Fund (*), 1952 Youth marginal blocks of 4, 1954 Heuss set, etc, also a packet of later pre-Unification high values & some Framas (some used).
WEST GERMANY: Apparently complete mint &/or used to 2005 including M/Ss, mostly mint with better used sets including 1949 1951 1952 1954 & 1955 Relief Funds, much of the later mint material is unmounted. High thematic content.
BERLIN:1949 Berlin Relief Fund Mi 68-70 plus the M/S Mi Block 1, unmounted, Cat €1300.
(Qty 3 + M/S)
GERMANY - Occupied & Plebiscite Territories
SAAR:Mint selection including 1920 'Sarre' Overprints on Bavaria (the 5mk with expertising h/s), 1928 Volkshilfe (**), 1929-30 Volkshilfe (marginal **), 1931 Volkshilfe (**), 1932 Volkshilfe, 1948 Flood Relief 25fr+25fr (**) & larger M/S (tiny repaired corner tear), 1950 Council of Europe (**), etc, Cat €4750.
(Qty 120 approx)
SAAR:Used selection including 1920 'Sarre' on Germania 80pf (very light cancel), 1933 Explosion set, some Officials, range of French Occupation & Saarland issues, etc, also 1929-30 Volkshilfe set (**).
(Qty 250 approx)
WORLD WAR II GERMAN OCCUPATION ISSUES: Unmounted selection with Croatia blocks of 4 including Revenues, M/Ss & 1943 Workers Day sheetlets (some toning); Serbia 1941 (June) 'SERBIA' Reading Downwards & (Sep) Reading Upwards blocks of 4 plus annotated varieties, 1941 (July) Airmail blocks of 4 & set of Surcharges, 1942 Postage Due blocks of 4, etc; Lubiana 5-Line Overprint Doubled on 2d & Laibach Overprints; and Slovakia 1944 Children M/S; generally very fine, Cat £2250+ plus the Double Overprint & Revenues.
1925 'Grand Military/Searchlight Tattoo' leaflet (176x252mm) with 'DELIVERED BY AIR OVER CALCUTTA/ 31DEC25/10AM' cachet & endorsed "Certified genuine autographed copy". Only 12 copies were signed.
Used selection of better items/sets including 1891 5L, 1910 Garibaldi (Naples), 1923 Propaganda Congregation, 1928 Filiberto 20L, 1929 Monte Cassino, 1931 St Antony, 1932 Garibaldi Postage & March on Rome Postage, 1934 World Cup Airs 10L+5L, 1937 Augustus Postage, 1950 Radio Conference, Parcel Post 1884 set, etc, generally very fine but a few questionable cancellations, Cat €2800+.
Better sets including 1884 Parcel Post set (ex 50c), 1901 Victor Emmanuel III set, 1923 Charity set, 1930 Virgil + Airs, 1932 da Vinci 100L, 1936 Horace + Airs, 1949 Centenary of Republic, and a few others, Cat €2850.
Selection comprising 1932 1934 & 1935 Caritas sets used, 1952 Exhibition Airs unmounted corner examples & 1956 Europa set used, Cat €880.
1930s unmounted selection comprising 1929-34 Healths, 1931-34 Airs, 1935 Jubilee, and Reduced Size 9d SG 631 marginal block of 12 (minor toning), Cat £390+ mounted (NZ$2200 unmounted). (Qty 28) [** The 1d+1d "Smiling Boy is lightly mounted. Estimate & reserve reduced to $400/300 **]