British Empire & Foreign Countries1,504 lots | 677 with images
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Description: A British Empire collection in four albums, three stockbooks and folders incl. G.B. 1948 Wedding £1 block of four unmounted mint, Ascension 1948 Wedding 10s. block of four unmounted mint, Australian States, Canada, Falkland Is. 1929 £1 used, Jamaica 1935 Silver Jubilee 6d. and 1s. in corner blocks of four with extra flagstaff varieties, New Guinea 1931 Air £1 used, 1932 £1 mint, 1932 Air optd. 5s. block of four used, 10s. and £1 used, 1935 £2 used, Papua 1901-05 2s.6d. mint, 1932-40 to 2s.6d. mint, to 2s.6d. and 10s. used, Papua New Guinea 1960 postage due type D1 6d. on 71/2d. used (R.P.S. certificate, 1999), Rhodesia 1892-93 £1, £5 and £10 unused without gum (£10 perfin), 1892 surcharged set mint, 1897 £1 used, 1898-1908 £1 and £2 mint, 1909-12 no stop varieties, 1910 Double Heads to £1 mint incl. shades, Admirals incl. die II £1 mint, die III most values to 10s. mint, Northern Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia 1924-29 to 5s. mint and used (less 10d.), Newfoundland 1910 1c. and 2c. in mint blocks and sheets, St. Helena 1908-11 10s. mint, etc., varied condition. (many 100s).View additional info »
Description: A mainly British Empire collection in two albums (incl. a Centurion) incl. Bermuda 1938-53 to £1 mint, 2s. to 10s. early printings used, 1948 Wedding £1 mint, Cyprus 1938-51 to £1 mint (less 1951 values), Falkland Is. mint incl. 1891-1901 to 1s., 1898 2s.6d. and 5s., 1904 to 5s. plus 5s. corner block of four, 1912-20 1/2d. to £1, 1921-28 1/2d. to 3s., 1933 Centenary 1/2d. to 5s., 1938-50 1/2d. to £1, Hong Kong from 1863, 1921-37 values to $1 in mint pairs, 1938-52 set of 23 to both $10 mint, 1948 Wedding $10 mint, India K.E.VII to 15r. used, K.G.V to 25r. used, 1948 Gandhi set mint, North Borneo, Northern Rhodesia 1938-53 values to 20s. mint, Somaliland 1903 overprinted at bottom 1r. and 2r. with "SUMALILAND" varieties mint, 3r. with curved opt. mint, 1904 to 5r. mint, 1921 to 5r. mint, St. Vincent from Q.V. incl. mint blocks, 1921-32 to 5s. mint, some Foreign, etc. (few 1000s).View additional info »
Description: A mainly mint Q.V. to Q.E.II collection in two stockbooks, incl. Antigua 1921-29 watermark Script set, 1932 Tercentenary sets (2), Ascension 1934 sets (3, one is used), Australia 1937-49 5s. to £1 unmounted, Bahamas 1942 Columbus sets mint (4 and one used), 1948 Tercentenary sets (4), Barbados with 1897-98 Jubilee set, 1912-16 sets (2), 1916-19 set, 1920-21 Victory set, Bermuda 1920-21 Tercentenary sets (three of each), British Honduras 1938-47 set, 1948 Silver Wedding $5 imprint block of four unmounted, British Solomon Islands 1939-51 to 10s. (3), British Virgin Islands 1904 set, Cayman Islands 1935 set, 1938-48 to 10s. (4), Cyprus 1960-61 set, Malta 1956-58 set, Mauritius 1921-34 1r. to 10r. overprinted "SPECIMEN" (2 of each), 1938-49 set (less 3c.) all perforated "SPECIMEN", Montserrat 1932 Anniversary set, Newfoundland, Nigeria with 1936 set, Lagos 1904-06 set, North Borneo 1899 to 4c. on $10, 1909-22 to 24c., St. Vincent 1899 set, Sierra Leone 1932 set, Southern Rhodesia 1951 Postage Due 4d. dull grey-green, Trinidad and Tobago, etc. (100s).View additional info »
Description: A very badly damp affected collection (to be viewed with care) in very mixed condition in twenty one albums and loose in three cartons with G.B. incl. Mulreadys, 1840 1d. (5) and 2d. (2) used, 1864-79 1d. plates to 225 used, 1902-13 to £1 used, K.G. V with Seahorses unused to 10s., 1929 P.U.C. £1 unused, Castle high values, Officials, covers and cards with 1892 Wreck of S S Eider, British Empire with Aden 1937 Dhow to 10r. unused and used, Canada from imperfs, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Ireland with Seahorses unused, etc. (1,000s).View additional info »
Description: A Q.V. to Q.E.II mint and used collection in eleven albums and on leaves contained in two cartons incl. Antigua, Ascension, Bahrain, Barbados, Bermuda, Brunei, British Levant, Canada, Cayman Islands, Cook Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Jamaica, K.U.T., Malayan States, Mauritius, Morocco Agencies, Newfoundland, New Guinea, Papua, Rhodesia, Saint Helena, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Singapore, Somaliland, South Africa, S.W.A., Tristan da Cunha, Uganda, etc. (1000s).View additional info »