Archive for British Commonwealth Postage Stamps

INDIAN STATES incl. Chamba, Gwalior and Nabha Sale No. 1991 Lots 156-160

Mauritius 1891 2c on 38c bright purple surch ovpt double, one inverted MM SG121c Cat. £275 sale No. 1991 Lot 184

British Antarctic Territory 2001 Port Lockroy 33p value with watermark reversed and printed on the gum side. Scarce item. UM Cat. £375 Sale No. 1991 Lot 57

GIBRALTAR 1972 Royal Silver Wedding 7p deep grey-green Wmk inverted. Rare UM SG307w Cat. £550 Sale No. 1991 Lot 133

BURMA 1946 Telegraph stamps set of 7 all in blocks of 25 UM SGT1/T7 Sale No. 1991 Lot 62

Canada 1897 $2 deep violet MM SG137 Cat. £1000 Sale No.1991 Lot 67

CAPE OF GOOD HOPE 1863 6d slate-purple/blued paper MM SG7c Cat. £4500 Sale No. 1991 Lot 71

AUSTRALIA 1913 to 1997 mint coll. incl. 1913 Kangaroos to 6d, 1937/42 to £1 (21),1928 Fourth National Stamp Exhibition 3d blue MS106a, 1963 Navigators to £2 (8) etc. Also AAT (1971/91 with some gaps) STC £2,484+ & Face Value AUD 250+ in three printed SG Davo albums with slip cases. Sale No. 1991 Lot 39

CANADA 1868 to 1991 mint coll. incl. 1868 12½c blue SG51 Cat. £1,200, 1928/29 set of 11 to $1 SG275/85 Cat. £375, 1930/32 part-set to $1 (13) 1937/38 set of 11 to $1 etc. Air & Special delivery stamps noted plus a handful of officials. STC £4,337+ & Face Value C$137+ in three immaculate SG Davo albums with slip cases. Sale No. 1991 Lot 65

Australia 1913 to 1976 Defin. & Commem. mint & used. coll. good selection of mint & used Kangaroos incl. 1913 set to 1s mint,(incl SG3w &SG6a) & SG126s/8s. A range of K.G.V heads incl flaws SG77b/c/d mint, 1928 MS106a, 1937/49 high values mint,1948/56 set to £2. A few BCOF-Japan, Officials & Postage Dues incl. 1931 O123/4 mint. 1963/5 set SG355/60 to £2 (2) mint & used with Face value approx A$40. Mostly complete sets of AAT 1959 to 1973, Christmas Island 1958 to 1976, Cocos (Keeling) Islands 1963 to 1969, and Nauru 1916 to 1976 incl. 1916/23 K.G.V set to 5s mint and 1924/48 set to 10s mint in 4 Cresta Albums.Sale No. 1991 Lot 38