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Displaying 9 Lots in Category - Sweden
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postal History
1894 usage of ½d brown/pinkish Postal Card to Sweden but not uprated, taxed "5c" correctly amended to "10c" both in blue pencil with superb Swedish 'T' h/s & mss "16öre" also in blue, 'GOTEBORG' arrival b/s. Most attractive. Ex Dr Cecil Walkley.
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A very attractive display re the rescue of the 1901-03 Swedish Antarctic Expedition, lots of illustrations etc plus Argentine PPCs of the "Antarctic" crushed by ice (used, soiling), Argentine PPCs Captain Hermelo (unused) & the navigator Jorge Yalour (internal usage as printed matter), also "Recuerdo de la Expedicion Polar Argentina" underpaid to Italy & taxed (faults), Ballester PPCs of Dr Nordenskjold's hut on Snow Hill Island (unused) & of Dr Nordenskjold on the "Frithjof" after being rescued (used in the USA in 1908, creased), four French PPCs of "Le Francaise" and three different trade cards with illustration of the rescue, also a range of 1960s-1990s commemorative covers etc. (Qty Qty)
SWEDEN: Collection to 1959 in Leuchtturm hingeless album with mint including 1872-79 50ö (toning), 1903 GPO 5kr, 1924 UPU Congress set & UPU Jubilee set, 1936 Tercentenary set x2, 1942 20kr Swans Perf 13 on All Sides x2 shades, etc; used including 1856-62 Locals 1sk black & 3ö bistre, 1858-72 New Currency, 1872-79 1r x2 (one Perf 13), 1938 New Sweden 15ö pair x2, 1941 Royal Palace 50kr mixed perfs pair, Officials including 1874-98 Perf 14 values complete, Postage Dues, etc; some postmark interest, condition a bit variable but generally fine to very fine, STC SKr83,000+ (= $A11,800+).(Qty 100s)
SWEDEN: Collection in Hagner album with a good range of earlies including 1858-72 New Currency 9ö & 50ö x7, 1862-72 Lion 17ö purple x2 & 17ö grey (faults), 1872-74 values to 1r x4, 1924 UPU Congress set, UPU Jubilee 50ö & 1kr, etc, also colourful post-WWII array including M/Ss & setenants, lots of postmark interest, condition of the earlier material is variable, STC SKr90,000 (= $A12,800+).(Qty Qty)
SWEDEN: 1916 Landstormen Surcharges 5ö on 2ö to 10ö on 50ö Facit #105-114 (Mi 86-95) & 5ö on 1ö to 10ö on 1kr Facit #115-124 (Mi 97-106), most with characteristic ghastly centring; and 1918 Re-Surcharged set Facit #126-135 (Mi 115-124), well-centred; all unmounted, Cat SKr7700 (= $A1100). (Qty 30)
SWEDEN: 1924 UPU Congress 5ö to 5kr Facit #196-210 (Mi 144-158), generally well-centred, very lightly mounted or unmounted, Cat SKr6000+ (= $A850) for mounted. A premium grade set. [Most values appear to be unmounted & the set was apparently acquired on that basis. However, key values may have been mounted](Qty 15)
SWEDEN: 1924 UPU Jubilee 5ö to 5kr (a few gum-skips) Facit #211-225 (Mi 159-173), unmounted, Cat SKr13,500 (= $A1925). (Qty 17)