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             Lot 287 - Poland Heroes set on card.                                       
Stamps and Collectables Auction 
Monday 12 October 2015

at 7.00 pm
      Lot 415 Sports Missing Gold
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Lots 203-339 Lots by country A-Z, excluding U.K.
    Lots 340-454 United Kingdom
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Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                   Page 3                   Estimate.
                                                        

Viewing times and shop hours are listed on page 7.
(Viewing starts on Tuesday 6 October.)

 

                   Collections and Mixed Lots.
        1     Very varied lot in two cartons and two plastic crates, the remainder from a large property
              from which we have extracted numerous good lots. Whole-world coverage of stamps and
              covers inc. much
Europe (but not to the exclusion of others). Includes hundreds of covers
              (commercial, philatelic, first day), some mint new issues, many loose stamps, some useful
              single items or sets, remainder club books, some UK pre-stamp covers, albums, pages,
              stockbooks, and so on. Well worth viewing. (Many 1,000s)
              ..               ..                300.
        2     Varied but useful mix in carton. Best is a remainder Commonwealth album with scattered
              decent items (inc. UK KG5 Seahorses 1 damaged used, Hong Kong 1912-21 $5 g.u.), also
              some UK 1939-48 duplicated used high values, plus cheaper material such as world dupl-
              icates, UK modern mint and FDCs, etc. (1,000s)
           ..                 ..               ..                200.
        3     Large collection/accumulation in five cartons including much bulk in material that is usually
              seen as less saleable (UK FDCs, royal events omnibus collections, etc.), but with others
              such as birds thematics, WWF album, unused mounts, and general world and
UK stamps.
              (1,000s)
V                ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                150.
        4     Old blue
Lincoln album with world colln. to about 1915, but much is 19th Century. Inc-
              ludes
UK penny black (4 margin) and China 1897 1c on 3c m.m. (SG 88 cat.700, thinned).
              (1,000+)
               ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                150.
        5     Carton with six older junior albums with some better, five stockbooks of mostly modern
              world mainly used, album of
Australia and Nigeria, Churchill album with 33 Common-
              wealth used sets, five other albums, etc. (1,000s)
            ..                 ..               ..                    90.
        6     Large accum. in three storage boxes, comprising one box of loose on/off-paper which needs
              a complete sort, one box of nine various world albums and a cover album, and a box of UK
              FDCs/PHQs, plus 1979 Rowland Hill colln. of mint/FDCs in two albums. (1,000s)
                  80.
        7     Binder of unsold items from a clubs Bring & Buy Sale, much Commonwealth and
             
Europe. S.t.c. 4,882, PTSA 702. Mixed condition. (100s)             ..               ..                    80.
        8     Carton with 29 albums/stockbooks of world stamps, some better-filled than others, some
              empty. Much is common. Also bundle of
UK covers, some banknotes, etc. (1,000s)                 80.
        9     Box with a 3-vol. foreign collection, a Commonwealth album, 2
UK albums, one with 1966
              Burns p.pack and decimal mint, and 2-vol. cover colln. (Many 100s)
..            80.
      10     Large carton with world in 7 albums, 6 cover albums (much is UK FDCs), large quantity
              of loose on/off-paper partly sorted, other odds. (1,000s)
                   ..               ..                    70.
      11     Large shoebox containing 69 remainder club books, much
UK, Commonwealth and Europe.
              (1,000s)
                ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    70.
      12     Box of 15 albums/stockbooks of world stamps, nothing very modern. (1,000s)
70.
      13     Box with thirteen various albums of world stamps, mainly general world collections.
              (1,000s)
                ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
      14     Box of mixed world/UK stamps, the main value in mint
UK decimals.                  ..                    60.
      15     Carton with world in 8 stockbooks, many stockcards, shoeboxes of partly sorted, complete
              sheets, etc. (1,000s)
                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
      16     Box with stamps on leaves, stockleaves, etc. Much Commonwealth and
Europe. (1,000s)         60.
      17     Old brown Lincoln album with world stamps up to c.1920 but much is 19th Century, inc.
              Penny Black (2+ margins). Some stuck-down. (100s)
                       ..               ..                    60.
      18     Small box with a
Lincoln album (picked, but much remains), three other albums of world,
             
UK, and Commonwealth. Also 1900 Ogden cigarette card album. (Many 100s) 50.
      19     Box with 3 albums, 5 stockbooks, etc. with much on Christmas and Religion themes. Also
              some mint
Israel and world covers, etc. (1,000s)             ..                 ..               ..                    50.
The
V symbol shows that the lot will not be taken to the auction venue, and has to be collected from us.
A Buyers Premium of 10% (vat-inclusive) will be added to all sale prices.
Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                   Page 4                   Estimate.
                  

                   Collections and Mixed Lots, continued.
      20     Crop Progress Report postcards 1898-1919 from Ceylon to Scotland (13), other postcards
              used/unused from
India, Natal etc. same period. Then small packets of stamps from this
              period and later, old photos, etc. Also
UK 1940 Centenary 1d, 2d, and 2d in u.m. comp-
              lete sheets but with some split perfs. (100s)
..                 ..                 ..            50.
      21     Kiloware c.24kg in a box and in 10 magazine files in Ikea bag, partly sorted by country
              etc. Much
UK, and a quantity of off-paper included. V       ..                 ..               ..                    50.
      22     World mixture in ten stockbooks, stockalbums, 2 older albums, leaves, on-/off-paper, covers,
              etc. (1,000s)
         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
      23     Scott album of British Colonies in
Americas (up to KG6), UK colln. on pages/stockleaves,
              mixed Commonwealth on album pages etc., and similar for world. (c.2,700)
                             50.
      24     Big old ledger (corduroy-covered !) containing a medium-sized world collection with little
              after 1930s. Strongest in Commonwealth. (c.1,000+)
                        ..               ..                    40.
      25     Box with four world albums, one stockbook, album pages, loose, etc. (Many 100s)
                 40.
      26     Box with three world albums inc. 3-margin Penny Black, loose on/off-paper, some covers,
              etc. (Many 100s)
  ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      27     Two A4 paper boxes well-filled with stamps of the world sorted by country A-Z in glassines.
              Mostly from last 50 years, some duplication. (Many 1,000s)
              ..               ..                    40.
      28     Box of covers in two albums and loose (much
UK), UK pres.packs 1995-96 (11), off-paper
              partly sorted into packets, on-paper, etc.
     ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      29     Box of world album leaves, and shoebox of world in glassines. (1,000s)
             ..                    40.
      30     Shoebox of stamps in packets, stockcards, etc. A real world mix with some of medium value.
              (Few 1,000s)
        ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      31     Box of covers, stamps, albums, postcards noted are NZ FDCs of 1980s/90s and KG5
              Ceylon on-paper duplicated. (100s)
            ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      32     Box full of stamps in packets, partly sorted by country, covers, postcards, etc. (1,000s)
           40.
      33     Four stockbooks of mostly used world stamps. Mixed duplication. (1,000s)
       ..                    40.
      34     Small box of c.80 stockcards of world stamps mint and used. Mostly odd values, part sets.
              Some medium value. (100s)
     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    35.
      35     Box with off-paper in envelopes/tins etc.,
UK and Ireland FDCs, world covers, etc. Includes
             
UK 1965 Churchill p.pack (2), four Gibraltar 1917-18 censor covers.                ..                    35.
      36     Carton with large quantity of off-paper mix in polypockets in ring binders
UK (3 binders),
              Channel Is./I.o.M. (1), Commonwealth (1), rest of world (1). (10,000s)
             ..                    30.
      37     World mix in two junior-type albums, plus mixed others, a few fairly modern UK mint and
              FDCs, etc. (Many 100s) Also some cigarette and trade cards inc. D.C.Thomson 1935
              Spadgers Monster Collection of Spoofs set (36) in contemporary (and very racist) stick-in
              album.
                   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      38     Box with five junior albums of various ages, on/off-paper partly sorted inc.
UK 1960s mint
              duplicated, some covers, etc. (Many 100s)
  ..                 ..                 ..            30.
      39     Mixed bag with a few UK p.packs, just a few penny red covers, UK yearbooks for 1984,
              1985 and 1987, some mixed world stamps, etc. (100s)
  ..                 ..            30.
      40     Box of eight albums/stockbooks, mainly junior types, and world off-paper sorted into
              packets, much
Australia. (1,000s)                ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      41    
UK and world stamps in stockbooks, some highly duplicated, plus others in folders, etc.
              (1,000s)
                ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      42     Five very various albums with mixed world stamps (inc. virtually empty
Devon album with
              many unused leaves), plus cover album, mixed loose. (Many 100s)
    ..            30.
      43     Real mixture of
UK and world where main value may lie in mint decimal UK with face
              value c.48.
          ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      44     Box of album leaves, much
UK, world sorted into packets, covers (FDC and commercial),
              books on slogan pmks. (4), etc. (1,000s)
    ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      45     Box of 5 junior albums, covers, world on/off-paper inc. some
UK mint decimal. (1,000s)          30.
Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                   Page 5                   Estimate.
                  

                   Collections and Mixed Lots, continued.
      46     Box of folders of album pages, stockbooks, packets, bags, covers, etc. of world stamps.
              (1,000s)
                ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      47     Box with 8 albums of various world, 8 strips of UK Universal Mail stamps, loose, etc.
              (100s)
                   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      48     General world collection in two albums, stockbook, folder, etc., and loose. (Many 100s)
          24.
      49     Ten small (pocket-sized) stockbooks with m./u. stamps of various countries. (100s)
                 24.
      50     Box with varied contents NZ 1985 year book, album of RSPB covers (38) and others,
              covers, loose, etc. (100s)
         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    24.
      51     Box with nine junior albums/stockbooks (some sparse), a stockbook of paintings thematics,
              and loose. (100s)
  ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    20.
      52     Box with two junior albums, loose stamps, covers (much
UK), bundle of funerial letters
              c.1900. Also three photograph albums from about 1900, and others. (100s)
       ..                    20.
      53     Plastic tub filled with stamps on stockcards, much
UK of 1950s-70s inc. hi-vals. (100s)            20.
      54     Large stockbook of mostly used
Greece and Cyprus from earlies to c.2000. Also more on
              stockleaves inc. some blocks. (100s, 7 covers)
               ..                 ..               ..                    20.
      55     Shoebox of world kiloware (c.780g), collected over last 30 years.
     ..            10.
      56     British Commonwealth; extensive collection of mostly mint, mainly in sets, in five large
              ring binders, with identifying tabs. Strength in 1960s-80s. Earlier often m.m./l.m.m., later
              mainly u.m. Also 4 stockbooks and 2 other binders of mint and used and an empty binder
              with stockleaves. (1,000s)
        ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                180.
      57     --; two albums of later-KG5 and KG6 m.m. (and some used). Mostly part sets but inc.
              Ascension 1938-40 values to 10/- m.m. (13), HK 1941 Centenary set m.m., Papua 1932
              short set to 10/- m.m., various omnibus inc. 1935 Jubilee, 1937 Coronation, etc. Has been
              picked but still very worthwhile. (100s)
        ..                 ..                 ..               ..                140.
      58     --; small case with 540 two-strip stockcards with mint and used from KG5 (few), KG6, and
              QE (to about 1970s). Sets, part sets, and odds, mostly identified on back of cards. S.t.c.
              5,240. (1,000s)
   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                120.
      59     --; stockbooks of duplicated used up to about 1995, of
Australia (2 books), Canada (3), and
             
New Zealand (2). Also m. & u. Ireland (3) with loose in packets etc. (1,000s) 60.
      60     --; KG6 m.m. and used in 96 stockcards in four folders. Identified and priced for sale, mostly
              odd values or part sets. (100s)
..                 ..                 ..                 ..            50.
      61     --; stockbook with mint and used, nothing very modern, much in odd values and part sets.
              S.t.c.1,000+ (800+)
               ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
      62     --; four-volume printed Scotts Speciality Album dated 1944 rather sparsely filled with odd
              values or part sets mint or used. (100s)
        ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      63     --; stockbook of m. & u. overprints on UK stamps for Bahrain, Bechuanaland, Levant, MEF,
              Eastern Arabia, Kuwait, Morocco Agencies, Qatar, etc. (100s)
        ..               ..                    40.
      64     --; West Indies; four albums and some stockleaves of m. & u. from QV to QE of Bahamas,
              Barbados, Bermuda, Grenada, Montserrat, etc. Much is QE mint, but each has a smaller seln.
              of m. & u. QV-KG6. (1,000s)
..                 ..                 ..                 ..            70.
      65     --; --; pages of various m. & u. mostly KG5/KG6 with a few before and after. (c.280)
             35.
      66     --; Omnibus; 1937 Coronation mix in album, mainly quantities of a small range of count-
              ries, mainly u.m. and usually in blocks. Includes
Aden (8 sets), British Guiana (18 sets),
             
Falkland (8 sets), Morocco Agencies (220 French, 160 Spanish, 220 Tangier), SWA (11
              sets), etc. Also odd values, and some other Commonwealth blocks etc.
              ..                    75.
      67     --; --; 1937 Coronation m.m. colln. on contemporary pages (202). (Cat.200 for u.m.)                30.
      68     --; --; albums for royal events in 1972, 1973, 1981, 1982, plus 1974 Churchill, 1979
              Rowland Hill (some in albums, some loose in packets). (100s)
           ..               ..                    40.
      69     --; --; box with six albums and loose of mint stamps and booklets for various royal events of
              1970s/80s. (100s)
..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..            24.
A Buyers Premium of 10% (vat-inclusive) will be added to all sale prices.
Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                   Page 6                   Estimate.
                  

                   Collections and Mixed Lots, continued.
      70     Central America; album with more used than mint, mixed periods. (c.1,700)   30.
      71    
Europe; San Marino 1945 Government Palace imperf. m.s. u.m. but crease in margin (cat.
              275), and
Vatican 1949 Basilicas set (12) l.m.m./u.m. (240)              ..               ..                    35.
      72     --; stockbook of mainly mint 1960s/70s (some earlier, some used) of
Belgium, Netherlands,
             
Luxembourg, and a few Scandinavia. (100s)                    ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      73     --;
Eastern Europe; two albums with mint and used from various countries inc. some USSR,
              from earlies to about 1995. (c.2,600)
          ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
      74     --; Western Europe; two albums of mint and used from early to recent of many W.Europe
              countries inc. Baltic States. Also an album of
Luxembourg. (3,000+) ..            80.
      75     European Colonies; album with mint and used collection of colonies etc. of
Belgium, Italy,
             
Netherlands, and Spain, with some better e.g. 1934 Naples Exhib. sets m.m. for Cyrenaica
              and
Tripolitania. (c.2,600)         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    70.
      76    
Latin America; mostly older used in broken stockbook, and stockleaves with some more
              modern used with blocks etc. Includes Spanish-speaking
Caribbean. (100s, 22 covers)             15.
      77    
Middle East; stockbook of Palestine and Sudan, heavy dupl. in places. Also album pages of
             
Egypt, and others from various countries in stockbook and loose. (1,000s)          ..                    50.
      78     --; mostly mint on stockleaves/cards of Kuwait 1923-79, B.P.A.E.A. 1948-60, and Dubai
              1963-72 mainly c.t.o. (100s)        ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      79     --; stockbook of mint (mostly u.m.)and used pictorials from many countries. (100s)
                  20.
      80     --; album with m. & u. Egypt etc. Also more modern on stockleaves with some blocks,
              covers, etc. (100s, 5 covers)
    ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    12.
      81     Booklets; small box of world booklets, much fairly modern Commonwealth. (c.100)
               35.
      82     Miniature Sheets; small box of mostly u.m., with a few used, much fairly modern Comm-
              onwealth. (c.200)
                     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
      83     --; packet of mixed world issues from wide range of countries, mint and used. (c.200)                   40.
      84     Thematic; Fire Service; collection in cover album of mainly FDCs, postcards, and trade
              cards. (c.150 items)
                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    20.
      85     --; Sea Life; ring binder with stockleaves of u.m. and used fish and others. (c.800)
                  40.
     
     Perfins; see UK (Perfins).
      86     Covers; 6 albums and loose of largely fairly modern FDCs, some commercial mail. (100s)
       50.
      87     --; shoebox of world covers, commercial and
FDC, inc. a few UK pre-stamp. (100s)               30.
      88     --; box with five single-size cover albums, and loose covers etc. Much from last 50 years.
              Also some postcards. (100s)
    ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    20.
      89     --; Aviation; seln. of covers, labels and ephemera many covers from 1930s onwards inc.
              many internal
UK flights e.g. Orkney-Inverness, Highland Airways labels, 1961 East
              Fortune to
London (when Edinburgh Turnhouse was closed). Mostly UK covers, a few
              overseas. Much of the ephemera is
Prestwick Airport. (100s)             ..               ..                    80.
      90     --; --; 1941-76 seln. of Pan-Am special flight covers with cachets. (14) ..            15.
      91     --; Philatelic Numismatic Covers; album of
UK and other countries 1990-2007 inc. three
              with one ounce silver coins. Largely royal themes. (16)
   ..                 ..            50.
      92     Cinderella; box of labels etc. inc.
UK facsimiles. (100s)                    ..               ..                    20.
     
     Forgeries; see UK (Forgeries).
      93     Literature; mixed box of mainly older books on
UK stamps, foreign, or general, though
              some modern included. Interesting mix. (c.36)
                ..                 ..               ..                    30.
      94     --; various SG catalogues inc. Balkans 2009, France 2010, M.East 2005,
GB Concise 2013,
             
Ireland
2008, etc. (11)              ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    24.
      95     --; seln. of 17 books/catalogues/booklets on postal history and postmarks, mainly
UK, some
              general.
                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    20.
      96     --; Guide Lines to the Penny Black by P.C. Litchfield, 1st edition 1949, partly shaken.
           10.
      97     --; British Line Engraved Stamps: Twopence Blue; Studies of Plates 1 to 15 by H. Osborne,
              2nd edition 1946.        ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    10.
Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                   Page 7                   Estimate.
                  

                   Collections and Mixed Lots, continued.
      98     Literature; various in carton inc. SG Commonwealth Simplified (2000), A Timeless Classic:
              The Evolution of Machins Icon
by D.N. Muir (2007), other catalogues, etc. (17)
                 15.
      99     --; Guide Lines to the Penny Black by P.C. Litchfield, 1986. Also The Plating of the Penny
              1840-1864 vol.IV, Die 1, Plates 132-175
by H.W. Fisher.
              ..               ..                    10.
    100     --; Postal Markings of Scotland to 1840 by Auckland/Stables, Scottish Post Offices by James
              Mackay, The Scots Local Namestamps 1840-1860 by Stephens & Erskine, Scots and Stamps
              by Alba Stamp Group (1991), and others.
   ..               ..                   ..            30.
    101     --; six books/booklets about UK Airmails.
  ..               ..                   ..            20.
    102     --; Revenues of
Ottoman Empire and Republic of Turkey by W.T.McDonald, 1998.            10.
    103     --;
British Commonwealth Revenues by J.Barefoot, 2002.               ..               ..                      8.
    104     --;
Germany; very specialised handbook of French Zone in five loose-leaf binders, similar
              loose pages for
Saar, and several other books/catalogues inc. of WW2/post-WW2. V                 20.
    105     --; Poland; Postal Place Names in Poland by G.K. Kay, Polish Exile Mail in Great Britain
              1939-1949
by Kay & Negus, 5-volume handbook on WW2 camp labels etc., and others.
       20.
     
     --; see also UK (UK postal history).
    106     Supplies (Second-Hand); box of white-page stockbooks 64-side (4), 60-side (2), 32-side
              (1), 16-side (1). As new, some still wrapped. (8)
          ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    107     --; carton with large qty. of album leaves, magnifiers, stockcards, hinges, mounts, etc.
V               40.
    108     --; seven Prangnell Mult-o-Ring covers albums or presentation pack albums, five of these
              with slipcases.
       ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    109     --; box of mixed albums inc. FG Connoisseur, 3 other albums, 4 ring-binders with stock-
              leaves, 3 Chinese stockbooks, etc.
              ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.
    110     --; six SG Malvern cover albums, green, as new.
         ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    111     --; four SG Exeter albums with interleaved pages (3 green, 1 blue). Unused but have been in
              storage for some years. (Not currently available new, was retail 99 each.) Also one similar
              red but damaged.
  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    60.
    112     --; plastic crate containing 2 Schaubek stockalbums, six various cover albums, Safe Perfo-
              Meter
perf. gauge, a few mounts, etc.
V          ..               ..                   ..               ..                    35.
    113     --; red Viscount albums with black leaves (4), green Viscount albums with black leaves (2)
              or white leaves (1), black Barclay Classic albums with white leaves (2), and extra black and
              white leaves.
         ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    114     --; second-hand and slightly marked but serviceable SG King George VI printed album, plus
              Lighthouse 32-page (black) stockbook.
      ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.

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           NON-PHILATELIC ITEMS

              BANKNOTES

    115     Bundle of modern uncirculated 1 notes comprising Bank of Scotland 1981 (3), Clydesdale
              1983 (3), RBS 1981-86 (5), 1987 (17), 1988 (14), and Bank of England 1981 (5). 70.
    116     Small seln. inc. four different Scottish 5, etc. Also includes Army Postal Draft for payment
              in
Dublin 1917. (c.50)                   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
    117    
Scotland; British Linen Bank; 1947-70 seln. comprising 1 (3), 5 (4), and 20 (1), F to
              EF grades.                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    90.
    118     --; Clydesdale Bank; 1945 (24 Oct.) 5 note, VF, with slight general discolouration.
              SC305d cat.300.     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    70.
    119     --; --; 1977-2009 selection of 1 (25), 5 (7, inc. five of the 1996 Burns verse notes), and
              10 (1), generally EF/unc.             ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                100.
    120     --; --; 1996 Robert Burns 5 set of four notes with different verses and matched serial
              numbers, unc., loose in small printed folder. SC331 cat.140.                ..               ..                    40.
    121     --; --; 1996 Robert Burns a similar set of four but laminated in printed folder. SC331 cat.
              140.     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
    122     --; Clydesdale and North of Scotland Bank; 1955-60 1 (3), 1956 5, and 1951 20, F to
              EF.         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
    123     --; Commercial Bank of
Scotland; 1923 (2 Jan.) square 1 note, VG/F. SC402b (cat.
              300 for F).              ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    75.
    124     --; National Bank of
Scotland; 1915 (11 Nov.) square 1 note, VG. SC501b (cat.220
              for F).    ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
    125     --; --; 1917 (15 May) square 1 note, about F. SC501b (cat.220).  ..               ..                    75.
    126     --; --; 1955 and 1956 5 notes, and seven 1 notes of six different dates. Mixed grades
              (about VG to VF)      ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
    127     --; Royal Bank of
Scotland; 1914 (30 Dec.) square 1 note, F+. SC801b cat.220+.       100.
    128     --; --; 1952 (1 Dec.) 20 note, VF+. SC811c (cat.260 for VF).         ..               ..                100.
    129     --; --; 1981-2001 seln. of mainly unc. 1 notes (19) Couple of other items.             ..                    24.
    130     --; --; 1992-2004 duplicated seln. of commemorative notes comprising 1 (25), 5 (28), and
              20 (2). Mainly unc. [Reserve
220]   ..                 ..                 ..               ..                220.
    131     --; --; 2000 Queen Mother 20 note unc. in folder, another of same unc. loose. Also 2000
              souvenir cover with 5 stamp, 5 QM coin, and 5 Bank of England QM note.                            50.
    132     --; Union Bank of Scotland; 1952 (5 Feb.) 5 note, F, and 1952 (3 Nov.) 5 note (EF but
              for natural spot in margin). SC913a.                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
    133     England; Bank of England; 1934 (19 Jan.) white 10 note with Catterns signature, VG.
              BE151 (cat.350 for F).               ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
    134     --; --; 1935 (17 Jul.) white 10 note with Peppiatt signature. Generally about VF or even EF,
              but with light brown stain along central vertical fold, and holed on the watermark near
              centre. BE152 (cat.350 for VF). ..                 ..                 ..                 ..            75.
    135     --; --; 1944 (14 Aug.) white 5 note (no security thread) in fresh condition but with small
              holes, and upper-right corner missing. BE91 (cat.200 for VF).             ..               ..                    20.
    136     --; --; c.1940-1960 seln. of twelve 1 notes in a mix of colours, signatures, and prefixes.
              Mixed grades from VG (a few stained) to EF. Also seven 10/- notes of same period.                    50.
    137     --; --; 1951 (31 Jan.) white 5 note, fine. BE94b (cat.100 for VF).     ..               ..                    20.
    138     --; --; 1951 (16 Jun.) white 5 note, VF but for small hole. BE94b (cat.100 for VF).                  30.
    139     --; --; 1957-61 seln. of eight of the B Britannia series 5 notes with various prefixes A-J,
              mixed grades F to EF.                  ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    75.
    140     --; --; 1960-c.1970 collection of notes from the C Portrait issue comprising 10/- (19),1
              (30), 5 (4), and 10 (10, inc. one signed Page with M07 prefix unc.). Mainly EF/unc.,
              but the fivers more worn.              ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                220.

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                   Non-Philatelic Items, continued.
              BANKNOTES
, continued.
    141     England; Bank of England; 1971-2012 collection of notes from the D Pictorial and
              E Historical issues, nearly all uncirculated, comprising 1 (170), 5 (11), 10 (4), 20
              (6), and 50 (1). [Reserve 500.] ..                 ..                 ..                 ..        500.
    142     --; --; 1991 set of four notes (50, 20, 10, 5) with matching serial numbers (letter)01
               500111, each being first issue signed by Kentfield, uncirculated, in presentation folder.
              (One of 2,000 sets)   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                150.
    143     --; --; 1991 set of two notes (50, 10) with matching serial numbers (KR or E)30 722973,
              each being last prefix of pictorial series D. Uncirculated, in presentation folder (one of
              400 sets)                   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                100.
    144     --; --; 1999-2002 pictorial series E set of three notes (20, 10, 5) with matching low
              serial numbers (H or A)A01 001273, uncirculated in presentation folder.                 ..                    50.
    145     --;
Newcastle-upon-Tyne Joint Stock Banking Company; 1838 (1 Dec.) 5 note with two
             
CANCELLED overprints, VG (various wear and marks, but quite acceptable).        ..                    30.
    146    
United Kingdom; Treasury Notes; 1922 10/- (TR8), 1919 1 (TR17a and TR17b), 1923
              1 (TR18a and TR18b), VG to F grades. (5)  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    75.
    147     --; British Armed Forces; 1962 1 bundle of 100 consecutive notes, nearly all uncirculated.
              M36 cat.$1 each = $100.             ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    15.
    148     British Isles; selection of Guernsey (4, face 4), Isle of Man (6, cat.18), and Jersey (1,
              face 1, plus 4 x 1 specimen). Also 2010 set of five 50 to1 overprinted
SPECIMEN, in
              folder.    ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
    149     --; Local Issue Notes; Bristol Pounds 2012 20, 10, and 5 uncirculated. Also Stroud
              2009 10 and 5 VF, Lewes 1 unc., and Hawick 2009 1.                 ..               ..                    30.
    150     --; --; Bristol Pounds 2012 20, 10, and 5 uncirculated. Also Stroud 2009 5 VF, and
              Lewes 1 (5) unc.     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
    151     Banknote Literature; Scottish Banknotes by R.Dennett (2008 and 2010-11 editions), The
              Banknote Yearbook
(2011), As Good as Gold: 300 Years of British Bank Note Design by
              Hewitt & Keyworth, and The New 10 Note & Charles Dickens by R.Withington. Also book
              about gold sovereigns.
              ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    12.

              BOOKS
     
     Those lots that remained unsold in the Malcolm Cant Book Auction of 7 September are being
              offered again here, with more coming up in our next auction.
    152     General Book Lots; large lot of books attractive for their bindings (mainly leather), such as
              would give a home an air of class and intellect, comprising; Chambers Miscellany (10
              vols.), Waverley Novels (4 vols.), Library of English Literature (5 vols.), The Inter-
              national Library of Famous Literature
ed. Dr. Richard Garnett, volumes I-XX, The
              Standard, London 1899, The Imperial Dictionary vols.I-
III, edited John Ogilvie 1856, The
              Imperial Lexicon of the English Language
vols.I-II, by John Boag (undated), and others.
              (53 volumes).
        ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
    153     --; The Baronial and Ecclesiastical Antiquities of Scotland vols. I-IV bound in two volumes,
              by R.W. Billings, published Saunders, Foulis, 1908-9. Various foxing.    ..            50.
    154     --; The Scots Worthies by John Howie of Lochgoin, revised by James Howies, published by
              MacGregor Polson, Glasgow 1844. Some faults.
            ..                 ..               ..                    15.
    155     --; Autobiography and Biography; books of wider British interest inc. Churchill, Mac-
              Millan, Lord Denning, etc. (26)
..                 ..                 ..                 ..            40.
    156    
Edinburgh; miscellaneous box of books and booklets about Edinburgh. (22)          ..                    30.
    157     --; An Historical Sketch of the Municipal Constitution of the City of Edinburgh, published
              Anderson, Hunter, Speare, Edinburgh 1826. Covers loose/detached.
                 ..                    20.
Orders for albums, catalogues, pages, accessories, and so on, can be brought to the sale for you.

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                   Non-Philatelic Items, continued.
          
BOOKS, continued.

    158     Edinburgh; Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen vols. I-VI, edited by Robert
              Chambers, revised by Rev. Thomas Thomson, Blackie 1874-75. (6)
..            20.
    159     --; Holyrood its Palace and its Abbey, an Historical Appreciation by William Moir Bryce,
              Schulze, Edinburgh (undated). Ex-library. Also The Thistle Chapel within St Giles Cath-
              edral
Edinburgh published by the Order of the Thistle 2009.             ..               ..                    15.
    160     --; Statement by the Committee of the Inhabitants of The City of Edinburgh, Appointed at
              the general Meeting of the Inhabitants, Held on 2D December 1817, upon the Subject of the
              North Bridge Buildings
, Edinburgh 1818. Modern binding.
              ..               ..                    20.
    161     --; The Epitaphs and Monumental Inscriptions in Greyfriars Churchyard collected by James
              Brown, Edinburgh 1867. Binding partly split, some toning etc.
           ..               ..                    30.
    162     --; The McEwan Hall, The Students Representative Council, 1897.
                 ..                    10.
    163     --; Churches; enormous collection of books and booklets on the churches of Edinburgh.
              Some small centenary (etc.) booklets, others more substantial histories. Also some wider
              Scottish church history. (3 boxes) (c.175)
    ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    164     --; Insurance; seln. of books/booklets on various aspects inc. wider Scottish interest. (13)
      20.
    165     --; Medicine; mix of various books/booklets about people and institutions. (40)
50.

              CIGARETTE
AND TRADE CARDS
    166     Collection in four modern albums of mixed cigarette cards plus a few football trade cards.
              Largely part sets, often mixed condition. Includes SCWS Burns set (25), and several
              Kensitas silk flags. Also small modern album, and a few old contemporary albums of mixed
              cards. (100s)
        ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    167     Mixed box of cards mainly in old albums. Generally commoner but inc. Players 1916 Polar
              Exploration
(24 odds), Topical Times 1938 Stars of To-Day set (24) in original album, etc.
              (100s). Also a few coins.
          ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    168     Loose mix in bundles in box, a mix of partial sets, some full sets, and odds. (100s)
                    26.

              COINS
    169     Mixed lot in box with various
UK uncirculated year sets (16, inc. 2 x 1992, 2 x 1993),
              individual coin folders (inc. 4 x 5), USA 2000 1oz silver, loose world, a few medallions/
              medals, etc. (100s)
                   ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                140.
    170     Big mix in various tins, jars, etc. with about 5.5kg of very assorted world coins, unsorted
              loose. Much is common but some a little more unusual here and there. (100s)
  30.
    171     Mainly
UK mix of crowns, 1985-86 proof sets, others sets, etc. Also some coin pages and
              storage boxes.
       ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    35.
    172     Small mix of mainly modern
UK (year sets, crowns, etc.) plus two Canada 1973 Olympic
              silver $5.
               ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.
    173     Sweet tin of mixed mainly UK inc. two QV silver crowns.
                 ..               ..                    20.
    174     Mix in small box (dozens).
        ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.
    175    
United Kingdom; coin album with a mix, but the main value in pre-1947 silver coins
              (face value roughly 6). (100s)
..                 ..               ..                   ..        120.
    176     --; Royal Mint proof sets for 2000-2005 inclusive. Also 1999 silver Britannia 1oz.
                   90.
    177     --; box with 1987 and 1988 proof sets, 1987 and 1988 silver proof 1, and various others.
     40.
    178     --; mix in wooden box with many farthings, 1888 Maundy 1d EF, two 1953 plastic sets,
              etc.
    ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    24.
    179     --; Silver Coins; small tin with 368 silver threepences, very mixed quality and inc. some
              pre-1920.
             ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
    180     --; --; QV crowns of 1887, 1888 (2), 1889, 1890 (3), 1892, and 1894, generally about ave-
              rage condition.
      ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    70.

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                   Non-Philatelic Items, continued.
          
COINS, continued.

    181     United Kingdom; Silver Coins; 1897-1932 useful little tube of sixpences inc. 1897 EF,
              1898 EF, 1908 EF, 1911 EF (2), 1912 EF (3), 1914 EF, etc. (25)
   ..               ..                100.
    182     --; --; 1927 proof set crown to threepence (6 coins) in velvet-lined case. The obverses have
              been uppermost and are more toned (and possibly very lightly polished at some time ?), the
              reverses uncirculated. Also original card box (worn and empty).
        ..               ..                300.
    183     --; --; silver proof crowns for 1972 Wedding, 1981 Wedding, 1990 Q.Mother, 2000 Mill-
              ennium, Q.Mother, 2002 Jubilee, Q.Mother, 2003 Coron. Also four standard cupro-
              nickel 5 crowns.
  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    184     --; --; mix of pre-1947 coins on pages (with face value c.8-7s-6d), plus pre-1920 (face
              2-11s-0d), and a few others.
  ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    185     --; Gold Coins; 1794 gold Guinea VF+.
     ..               ..                   ..               ..                300.
    186     --; --; 1988 uncirculated gold 5 in original case (has been handled). ▲
             ..                770.
    187     --; --; 1988 gold proof set comprising half-sovereign, sovereign, and 2, in original case.
             
      ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                540.
    188     --; --; Precious Metal Philatelic Numismatic Covers; 2000 Queen Mother
FDC (stamps
              of
UK, Jersey, St.Vincent) with encapsulated 2000 sovereign (unc.) ▲  ..        150.
    189     --; --; --; 2000
FDC of Queen Mother m.s., with encapsulated 1900 sovereign (VF). ▲          150.
    190     --; --; --; 2001 souvenir cover for centenary of Queen
Victorias death, with encapsulated
              1901 sovereign (VF). ▲              ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                150.
     
     --; estimates for silver and gold are based on market prices of 9.75 and 728 per ounce.
    191     --; Coin Accessories; plastic cabinet with 14 drawers (12 with 12 sections, 2 with single
              section). Good second-hand.
    ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    10.

              MEDALS
    192     WW2 group of three in original box, comprising France and Germany Star, Defence Medal,
              and War Medal. Also Kings Badge in original box.
      ..                   ..               ..                    20.

              POSTCARDS
    193     Old album of mainly English views, mixed others. (c.180)
                  ..               ..                    40.
    194    
Scotland; Arran; small bundle of mainly views. (38)         ..                   ..               ..                    10.

              OTHER CATEGORIES
    195     Collectables Literature; box of mixed books and catalogues on coins, medals, etc. (19)
V        15.
    196     Crests; two small old albums with colln. of crests and similar cut from letterheadings etc.
              (100s)
                   ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    197     Military; bundle of letters (approx. 6cm thick) mainly to or from army addresses, largely
              early 20th-century.
..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..            20.
    198     Model Vehicles; mixed batch of mainly Lledo, plus Matchbox, Maisto, etc. (c.60+)
               45.
     
     Photographs; see mixed stamp lot 52.
    199     Precious Metal Stamp Replicas; two Royal Mail sets of ingots of stamps of QV, KE7,
              and KG5 (12). Understood to be c.7.3oz actual silver weight.
           ..               ..                    65.
    200     Collectables Mixed Lots; box with bundle of postcards, various coins (mainly
UK, inc.
              23/6 face in silver threepences, 29/- in other pre-47 silver), and a few cigarette cards.
              60.
    201     --; box of mixed postcards, cigarette and trade cards. (100s)
            ..               ..                    50.
    202     --; box of mixed documents, matchbox labels, a Chinese Little Red Book style printed
              diary, etc.
           ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
Anybody not interested in the Collectables section can safely leave the auction room (to look at the Buy or Bid Sale, to go upstairs to the bar, or take some fresh air at the front of the Pavilion). There will be a very short break at the end of the non-philatelic lots, during which we will announce the resumption of the stamp lots.
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           Classified by Country
    203     Antigua; 1863-1970 mainly mint range on two stockleaves inc. 9 of first type, several
              better 1903-17 Arms (but a few of these toned), 1938-51 set (12) l.m.m., 1953-62 set (15)
              l.m.m. (top value u.m.), etc. (100+)                  ..               ..                   ..               ..                    70.
    204     Ascension;
UK 1881 1d lilac pair with two quite poor strikes of ASCENSION c.d.s. (SG Z7
              cat.90 each), and
UK 1902-11KE7 1d f.u. on small piece with almost complete strike of
             
ASCENSION c.d.s. (Z22 32).        ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    24.
    205     --;
UK 1912-22 3d f.u. on piece with good and complete strike of ASCENSION c.d.s. (SG
              Z44 cat.180), plus d and 1d each f.u. with partial
ASCENSION c.d.s. (SG Z39-40, 123).         50.
    206     --; 1922 overprint set (9) l.m.m., the 2/- very slightly toned at side, and 1/- with couple of
              small creases. SG 1-9 cat.325.   ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    60.
    207     --; 1922-70 mint and used colln. on stockleaves with many useful such as 1924-33 set (12
              + 1d shade) m.m. (two or three small faults, cat.460), 1938-53 set (16 + various shades/
              perfs) mainly l.m.m., 1948 S.Wedding set (2) m.m., 1956 set (13) u.m., 1963 Birds set (14)
              m.m., etc. (175, 1
FDC)               ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                150.
    208     --; 1934 Pictorial set (10) l.m.m., SG 21-30 cat.120.      ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    209     --; 1971-87 (one later) collection of mainly u.m. sets (270, 13 m.s., 4 bkts)            ..                    30.
    210     Australian States; useful mint and used selection on three stockcards comprising NSW (2,
              inc. 1890 5/- m.m. cat.225), Queensland (12, inc. 1880 2/6 unused @ 300 for mint, 10/-
              f.u. @ 200, 1882-95 1 f.u. @ 100), S.Australia (9, inc. 1886-96 15/- f.u. @ 225, 10
              fiscally used), Tasmania (39, inc. 1857-69 1d heavy m.m. @ 325, 1871-91 6d m.m. @
              180, 1899-1900 6d specimen), Victoria (8, inc. 1884-96 2 g.u. @ 130, 1901 5/- m.m.
              @ 55), and W.Australia (7, inc. 1902-12 5/- m.m. @ 80).                ..               ..                200.
    211     --;
South Australia; 1891-93 2d and 5d surcharges in fresh m.m./u.m. fourblocks, a
              little wrinkling on 5d. SG 229-230 cat.106.    ..               ..                   ..            26.
    212     --; --; 1905-11 1d rosine with large SA perfin in block of 27 (3 x 9) unmounted mint,
              Some folded perfs, light bends, but attractive block. Not SG-listed (as SG294)       ..                    35.
    213    
Australia; 1913-86 m. & u. colln. in printed album, with a few mint Roos, some 1930s
              commems m.m., fairly complete run of QE 1953-86 u.m. (100s)
       ..               ..                    70.
    214     --; 1931-36 Roo 10/- lightly mounted mint. Small tone spot at top hardly visible from front.
              SG 136 cat.425.      ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    215     --; Booklets; 1935-38 2/- booklet, with
WHEREVER THERE IS ... text, almost complete
              (missing two stamps from first pane), all upright watermark, and in fine condition with only
              minor blemishes. (Complete would be SG SB26c cat.475)                  ..               ..                    30.
    216    
Austria; mixed lot inc. a few covers (FDCs, some censors etc.), 1974-86 f.u. on pages (inc.
              1950-53 Birds set), 1995 year pack, etc. (100s)
          ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    217     Bahamas; 1882-1967 useful mint range on stockleaf inc. 1884-90 5/- m.m., 1902-10 odd
              values to 1/-, 1938-52 set (17) m.m. plus two extra 1 u.m., 1948 Eleuthera set (16) m.m.,
              1954-63 set (16) l.m.m., etc. (125)                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
    218     --; 1906-11 wmk. Mult
Crown CA set (4) unmounted mint (light crease on 2d), SG 71-74
              (cat.65 for m.m.).    ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.
    219     Barbados; 1855-1952 (a few later) m. & u. range on stockleaf with 1855-58 d f.u., 1858
              1/- unu., 1882-86 6d and 1/- m.m., 1892-1903 set (11) m.m., 1905 set (7) m.m. (plus extra
              2/6), etc. (97)            ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                120.
    220     Bermuda; 1865-1970 mainly mint range on two stockleaves inc. 1865-1903 6d m.m., 1/-
              u.m., 1883-1904 odd values to 1/-, 1906-10 set (9) m.m., 1938-53 l.m.m./m.m. values to
              12/6, plus 10/- and 1 u.m., etc. (115)            ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
    221    
Canadian Provinces; New Brunswick 1860-63 two sets unused (some m.m.) plus three
              extras, and
Nova Scotia 1860-63 seln. of one to four of each of the six values m.m. (the 5c
              values used). Mainly fine but some faults. (31)  ..               ..                   ..            50.
    222    
Canada; 1893 perversely attractive cover to Denmark with ten of 1882-97 c (six-strip at
              top, four strip angled at side) with quite heavy cancels, other marks.                        ..                    20.
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    223     Canada; 1898 Xmas 2c 14 mint examples in mixed quality (some fine). Cat.420+                40.
    224     --; 1912-86 colln. in printed album, with main value in mint 1942-86 which seems fairly
              complete, and is mostly u.m. from 1962 onwards. Also some loose. (100s)
        ..                    50.
    225     --; year packs for 1979-88, and year books for 1989-98. (20)
         ..               ..                100.
    226     --; year books for 1999, Millennium, and 2000-04. (7)
..                   ..            50.
    227     Cayman Islands; 1900-60 mint range on stockleaf inc. several KE7 to 1/-, 1938-48 set (14)
              m.m., 1950 set (13) u.m., etc. (64)                  ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    228    
China; Peoples Republic; 1973 Panda 43f u.m., SG 2503 cat.60.   ..               ..                    15.
     
     Czechoslovakia; see Poland (Occupation of Czech Silesia).
    229    
Danzig; 1924-25 Arms and Views m.m. and u. (some values both) on page. Includes Views
              2g m.m., 10g g.u. Also 1934 surcharges. S.t.c.900. Slight duplication. (38)           ..                    60.
    230    
Egypt; 1866-1958 m. & u. colln. in two large stockbooks, mostly identified. Duplication
              heavy in places. Also covers etc. (c.40), fiscals, British Forces, and French POs. (1,000s)
        70.
    231     --; 1958-71 (and a few later) m. & u. colln. in album. Includes miniature sheets and offic-
              ials. (100s)
            ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    232     Falkland Islands Dependencies; 1946-49 Map 2d with the dot beside oval variety fine
              used on cover to Edinburgh (appears commercial, with Port Stanley backstamp) cancelled
              Graham Land 18 March 1946 (early date for use in the Dependencies). Stamp is SG G3d,
              cat.325. Some creases on cover.                   ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    233    
France; 1798-1888 bundle of covers/entires (some fronts) with a wide variety of postal
              markings, the majority pre-stamp. (79)
        ..               ..                   ..               ..                    70.
    234     --; 1839-92 seln. of entires/covers, with a variety of stamps and postmarks. Also some p.stat.
              cards etc. (c.65)
    ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    235     --; 1876-1959 m. & u. colln. in three large stockbooks, all identified. Early period sparse,
              better from 1900. Some dupl. (Many 100s)
..               ..                   ..            40.
    236     --; useful selection of items inc. 1853-61 10c f.u. with Anchor in Lozenge pmk., 1930
              Sinking Fund 1f50 f.u., 1938 Ader 50f f.u. (tiny mark near corner), 1949-50 Air 1,000f g.u.,
              1949
CITEX 10f f.u. on piece, etc. (9)               ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    237     --; 1928 Sinking Fund 1f50+8f50 very fine used. SG 463 cat.200.      ..               ..                    50.
    238     --; 1936 Air 50f fine used on small piece. SG 540 cat.450.                  ..               ..                    80.
    239     --; 1936 Air Banknote 50f fine used, with just one small wrinkle. SG 541 cat.450.                   50.
    240     --; accumulation in box, mainly material which has been purchased as new issues roughly
              1980s to 2004, with stamps, booklets, and miniature sheets, often both u.m. and c.t.o.
              Also other material. Very high original cost. (100s)
       ..                   ..               ..                150.
    241     --; box with stockcards from 1849 used to modern mint. Also modern used in glassines,
              partly sorted, and some pages, etc. Duplication, sometimes heavy. (Many 1,000s)
                    60.
    242     --; 1964
PHILATEC two complete sheets (each of eight) u.m. but with just a few wrinkles,
              and folded on central perfs. SG MS1651a, cat.375 each = 750.        ..               ..                    60.
    243     --; Booklets; Red Cross booklets mint for 1964, 1966, 1968-70, and 1973-82. (15)                  20.
    244     France and Colonies; stockbook of
France 1863-2003 mostly used, and French Colonies
              mostly pre-independence mint and used. (c.3,000)
       ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    245     Gambia; 1869-1966 useful mainly mint range on stockleaf inc. 1869-72 6d f.u., 1886-93
              set (8) m.m., 1898-1902 set (8) heavy m.m., 1902-5 set (12) m.m. (some foxing), 1906
              surcharges set (2) m.m., 1938-46 set (16) m.m., etc. (106) ..                  ..        120.
    246    
Germany; an inviting carton of material some sorted, some not. Includes folders of
              written-up covers (mainly WW2 to recent), album of booklets, mixed East Germany, stock-
              book of modern used W.Germany, some useful Saar, mixed new issue material, etc. Well
              worth viewing. (1,000s)
            ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    247     --; 1933 Welfare Fund set (4) fine lightly mounted mint. Scarce set, available only from
              miniature sheets. SG 522-5 cat.560.              ..               ..                   ..               ..                100.

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    248     Germany; 1849-1985 album of m. & u. from German States, Germany up to end of Third
              Reich, Allied Occupation, West Berlin, and a few Occupations and Colonies. (c.2,200)
            50.
    249     --; small box of covers and cards from German Area
Bavaria, W.Germany, DDR, etc.
              (c.200)
                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    15.
    250     --; Allied Occupation; 1949 Hanover Trade Fair miniature sheet fine used on plain cover
              to
Scotland (some of stamp gum has got onto front of m.s.). MSA145 cat.450. Also six
              other covers.             ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    251     --; --; interesting selection of local overprints singles, on piece, or on card. All sold as is
              as numerous forgeries/bogus items exist. (40) Also couple of other items.                ..                    40.
    252     --;
West Germany; 1949-56 seln. of covers with a range of stamps inc. 1949 Parliament set
              (2), Stamp Centenary set (3), UPU (3), Refugee set (4), 1950 Bach set (2), 1951 NBA set (2),
              Rntgen (2), 1952 Madonna (3), Hostels set (2), Humanitarian set (4), 1953 Humanitarian
              set (4), 1955
WESTROPA set (2, in pairs), etc. Mixed commercial, airmail, special cancels,
              etc. Stamps cat.1,425. (16)        ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                120.
    253     --;
West Germany and Re-Unified; 1951-2005 album of almost entirely used showing
              good general coverage and inc. 1951 Posthorn set. (c.1,400)
            ..               ..                    30.
    254     --;
West Berlin; 1949 Goethe set (3) m.m., SG B61-B63 (cat.400 for u.m.)       ..                    35.
    255     --; --; 1951-56 seln. of covers with a range of stamps inc. 1951 Lortzing, Bell (clapper left)
              set (5), Stamp Day set (2), 1951-52 Bell (clapper right) set (5), 1952 Beethoven (3), Olym-
              pic set (3), etc. Stamps cat.755+ Also a few W.Germany stamps. Mixed commercial,
              registered, special cancels, etc. (13)                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    256     --; --; 1952-53 seln. of six neat illus. FDCs (typed or unaddressed) of 1952 Beethoven,
              Olympic set, 1953 8pf Fontane, and Church set (on 3 covers). Stamps cat.373.                         50.
    257     --;
East Germany; 1945-88 collection of covers (commercial/philatelic some commercial
              between collectors) written-up in folder, the main interest being in the period up to c.1955.
              (c.140)
                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    258     --; --; 1949-63 u.m./m.m. or used colln. in printed album, with better in 1949-51. Moderately
              complete. Mint alone s.t.c.800+ (100s)
     ..               ..                   ..               ..                    45.
    259     --; --; 1950
DEBRIA  miniature sheet f.u. on neat illustrated first day cover with special
              handstamp. Used m.s. cat.225.   ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    260     --; --; 1950-52 selection of covers (mix of plain, first day, illustrated, special cancel) with
              some better stamps inc. 1950
DEBRIA miniature sheet (short corner die to poor production),
              1951 Polish President set (2), Chinese Friendship set (3), Youth set (4, poor cover), etc.
              Stamps cat. c.500. (18 covers)   ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    261     --; --; 1950-90 mainly used colln. in album inc. a few slightly better earlier. (c.670)
                   15.
    262     --; --; Official; interesting collection of Zentraler Kurierdienst in folder and loose, compris-
              ing many covers with ZKD meter marks, further covers with ZKD adhesives, and single
              stamps. Not everyones cup-of-tea, but could be developed into a very good collection or
              display. Also some other items. (c.100+ covers, 35 stamps)
              ..               ..                    50.
    263     --; Re-Unified; 2002-6 charity issues one value of each years dupl. used on piece (5 each
              of 2002-3, 20 each of 2004-6). S.t.c.400. (70)              ..                   ..               ..                    10.
     
     --; see also Literature.
    264    
Gibraltar; 1886-1979 m. & u. colln. in printed album with later m. & u. to 2007 on plain
              pages. Starts with various QV, then mixed sets and odds in later. (100s)
             ..                    30.
    265    
Greece; stockbook and packets of mint and used. Also some stockcards/leaves. (1,000s)        40.
    266    
Hong Kong; 1976-98 collection of illus. FDCs in three albums, mainly unaddressed (some
              earlier typed, a few with labels). (c.98)
        ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    267    
Hungary; 1871-1969 m. & u. colln. in Schaubek printed album, comprising sets, part sets,
              and odds. (c.1,500)
                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    24.
    268    
Iceland; 1931-40 m.m. and used small colln. on pages inc. 1939 World Fair m.m., 1940
              World Fair m.m., etc. S.t.c.630. (72)             ..               ..                   ..               ..                    70.
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    269     India; Officials; 1883-99 8a dull mauve mint six-block which could be split to give two
              u.m., two m.m., and two damaged. SG O45 cat.38 each = 228.        ..               ..                    20.
    270    
Iraq; 1948-49 mainly u.m. seln. inc. four of SG T337 (cat.42 each). S.t.c.190+ (22)                24.
    271    
Israel; 1948-2000 colln. of more used than mint, many part sets, only a few with tabs, and
              some tte-bche pairs. (c.800)
..                 ..               ..                   ..            24.
    272     Italian Colonies and Post Offices Abroad; mint and used on stockleaf and album page
              with wide range of territories represented. S.t.c.390+ (c.130)              ..               ..                    45.
    273    
Italy; 1945-48 definitive 100l l.m.m. (SG 669 cat.550 for u.m.), and 1949 UPU 50l l.m.m.
              (725, 120).              ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    274    
Japan; 1925-34 m.m. & u. on page, high catalogue (s.t.c.340) but a few faults. (21)                  30.
    275     Liechtenstein; 1939-67 fine used (mixed c.d.s./c.t.o.) collection on pages, largely in sets,
              and inc. 1938 Rheinberger m.s. (wrinkles), 1940 Prince John 3f, 1941 Agricultural set (5),
              Princes set (4), 1942 Alois 1f, 1943 Canal 2f, 1946 Animals set (3), 1949 Schellenberg set
              (3), 1950 Badger 80r, 1951 defins set (12), 1953 Paintings set (4), Museum 1f20, 1954
              Football set (4), 1955 Mountain Sports set (4), 1956 Athletics set (4), 1957 Christmas set
              (3), and many other useful. (168, 2 m.s.)          ..               ..                   ..               ..                100.
    276     --; 1951-52 5f
Vaduz Castle v.f.u., SG 304 cat.325.      ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    277    
Malta; 1882-1975 mostly used in printed album of odds and sets, inc. some p.dues. Most
              value in the pre-QE. (100s)
      ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    278     Montserrat; 1876-1948 mainly mint selection inc. 1903 short set to 2/6 m.m., 1908-14 set
              (10) m.m., 1908-14 5/- f.u., 1938-48 set (12, the 2d used) l.m.m./m.m., etc. (43) 100.
    279     New Zealand; 1907-86 on printed leaves with main value in mint commems 1936-86 which
              is fairly complete, and is mostly u.m. from 1955 onwards. (100s)
       ..               ..                    60.
    280     --; 1862-2000 m. & u. seln. in small stockbook with eight used Chalon Heads, 1906 Exhib.
              3d m.m., scattered other useful. (100s)
        ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    281    
Norfolk Island; 1947-83 colln. of mint (u.m. from 1970). Seems complete. (c.300)                 24.
    282     Norway; 1856-1969 used collection in Schaubek hingeless album with decent scattering in
              earlier years, becoming more complete about 1930s onwards. Probably cat c.1,400. (c.550)
              Also stockbook of mainly used 1877-2008 (c.700)
      ..                   ..               ..                100.
    283    
Poland; interesting and useful carton from a collector of Poland who had much material yet
              to be organised. Includes written-up folder of covers (inc. registered, meters, modern censors,
              four WW2), album with 1918-45 used collection (many useful inc. 1918-19 opts., 1937
              Romanian Kings visit set of three m.s., 1938 Stratosphere m.s. f.u. on postcard, etc.),
              various covers inc. some with m.s., dupl. used in stockalbum, other loose stamps and
              covers, etc. (1,000s)
                ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    284     --; 1860
Russian Province 10k sound used. SG 1b cat.190.                ..               ..                    30.
    285     --; 1918 overprints on Austro-Hungarian Military Post stamps set (3), each with inverted
              overprint, fine used on 25h postal stationery card, registered
Lublin to Krakw. Vertical
              crease on card goes through 45h stamp. Stamps are SG 17a-19a cat.195.            ..                    40.
    286     --; 1944-52 used collection in album inc. 1944 National Heroes set (3) f.u. (cat.275), 1945
              Revolt opt. f.u. (95), 1945 Liberation Issue set (10) f.u. (110), Kościuszko opt. f.u. (33),
              Maritime set (4) f.u. (35), Postal Congress f.u. (43), 1946 Education set (3) f.u. (c.t.o.
              corner marginal, 225), 1948 Portraits m.s. f.u. (375), Presidents set (3) f.u. (120), etc.
              (300+, 2 m.s.)
       ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    287     --; 1944 National Heroes set (3) very fine used on card (Mickiewicz postal stationery card)
              posted locally in
Lublin (19 Sep.). Used set cat.275.       ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    288     --; 1946 Education miniature sheet fine used with two
Poznan c.d.s. cancels. SG MS571d
              cat.1,400.                ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    289     --; 1948 Presidents miniature sheet fine used with Krakw c.d.s. cancels. SG MS645d
              cat.650.                   ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.

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    290     Poland; Polish Occupation of Czech Silesia; 1938 (4 Oct. to 17 Nov.) six covers with
              Polish stamps cancelled Frysztat, Orłowo, Jablonkw, Mosty Slaskie, Poreba Orłowska,
              and Lieszyn (last one with violet cachet which translates as Our Brothers from Zaolzie
              joined with their Mother Country).                  ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    291     --; German Occupation; 1940 surcharge set (26) fine used on two registered covers to
             
Stuttgart. Also 1940 Zakopane ski souvenir card.             ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    292     --; --; 1943 two postcards to undercover addresses in
Lisbon, various censor marks etc.              40.
    293     --; Polish Government Exiled in London; 1941-45 seven covers/cards with various adhes-
              ives comprising 1941 (3 sets), 1943 set, 1944 Monte Cassino set, 1945 Warsaw. Couple of
              labels also. Mainly marine cancels.                   ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
     
     --; see also Literature.
    294    
Portugal; 1924-77 seln. of better commems, mostly as u.m. sets (29). Also one Macao 1952
              set (3). S.t.c.600.    ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    295     Portuguese Colonies; album of mint and used from earlies to 1974. (c.1,500)
100.
    296     Rhodesia; selection on stockleaf with 1892-93 5/- fair m.m., 1892 surcharge d fair m.m.,
              2d fine m.m., 1898-1908 7/6 f.u., 1905 Association 2/6 m.m. (and another fair m.m.),
              Northern Rhodesia 1938-52 set (21) m.m., etc. (71)        ..                   ..               ..                100.
    297     Saint Helena; 1856 3d imperforate fine mint with (just) four margins (good at foot and
              right, good to narrow at left, the top margin only a sliver). Fresh and full gum, mounted.
              SG 1 cat.500.          ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    298     --; 1861 6d with clean-cut perf used but faulty (SG 2 cat.275), and 6d with rough perf
              (slightly short at one corner) used (SG 2a cat.130).         ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    299     --; 1864-80 surcharges useful mint and used selection of all values, mainly fine. (23) 120.
    300     --; 1884-94 surcharges set (8) used, plus four m./u. duplicates. Cat. c.140.           ..                    30.
    301     --; 1890-1949 mint and used seln. inc. 1890-97 set (7) m.m., 9 various remainders, 1908-11
              4d f.u., 1922 set (3) m.m., 1935 Jubilee set (4) u.m., 1938-44 set (14) m.m./u.m., 1948
              S.Wedding set (2) u.m., etc. (97)  ..                 ..               ..                   ..            90.
    302     --; 1903 set (6) fine l.m.m./u.m., plus d on slightly blued paper m.m., SG 55-60 cat.110+.       40.
    303     --; 1908-11 set (4) fine mounted mint. SG 64-70 cat.275.                   ..               ..                    75.
    304     --; 1912-16 set (10) fine used, plus extra 1d. The 8d has small rub, 3/- some adherence on
              reverse. SG 72-81 cat.350.        ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
    305     --; 1922-37 wmk. Mult.
Crown CA set (5) fine mounted mint, the 1 centred to upper-left.
              SG 92-96 cat.500.  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                150.
    306     --; 1922-37 wmk. Mult.
Script CA set (15) fine m.m./l.m.m. (short corner on 5d). SG
              97-112 cat.400.      ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                100.
    307     --; 1922-37 wmk. Mult.
Script CA 15/- mounted mint but with faults - very small thin at
              top, natural spot in paper, and some typical discolouration of the blue paper. SG 113 cat.
              1,100.  ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    308     --; 1934 Centenary set (10) fine l.m.m./m.m., SG 114-123 cat.425.    ..               ..                120.
    309     --; 1953-87 mint and used collection on stockleaves, almost entirely in sets. Earlier years
              are mixed m.m./u.m./used, later generally u.m. Includes 1953 set (13) l.m.m., 1961-65 set
              (14) u.m., etc. (c.340)
              ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    60.
    310     Saint Lucia; 1864-1964 useful mint range on stockleaf with 1881 2d surcharge m.m.
              (cat.60), 1883-86 d, 1d, 2d, 4d m.m. (196), 1891-98 set (10) m.m. (200), plus extra
              6d and 10/- m.m. (133), 1902-3 set (5) m.m. (65), 1904-10 set (14) m.m. (300), extra 5/-
              green & carmine (85), 1938-48 set (missing 10/-) l.m.m. (58), p.due 1930 set (2) unu.
              (34), p.due 1933-47 set (4) l.m.m. (50), etc. (115)       ..                   ..               ..                140.
    311     Seychelles; 1890-1973 attractive mint collection in album, with many of the better QV, KE7
              to 75c, KG5 1912-16 odds to 2r25, 1917-22 set (16), 1921-32 set (24), 1938-49 set (25),
              1952 set (15), 1954-61 set (19), plus a range of modern sets. (300+)
                ..                260.
    312     --; 1890-1990 m. & u. colln. on album pages, with QV m. & u. to 1r, QV surcharges m. &
              u., KE7 m. & u. to 1r50, range of KG5/KG6, and many QE. (100s)
..            80.
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    313     Spain; 1851-1993 m. & u. colln. in three Davo albums, with extra pages to 2002. Mixed m.
              & u. up to 1967 then fairly complete run of u.m. to 1993. Includes m.s., booklets, and extra
              pages for 1992 Barcelona Olympics sheets. Also some
Andorra and various Spanish Col-
              onies. (Many 100s)
                  ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
    314     --; 1945-93 mostly used colln. in two albums. Also album of 1854-1970 mostly used, and
              two stockbooks of 1860-2006 mostly used with some recent m.m./u.m. (1,000s)
60.
    315     --; 1947-92 colln. of u.m. identified by catalogue number in stockalbum. Sparse to start with
              and more complete from 1960 onwards. Also some used. (c.1,300 m., 350 u.)
50.
    316    
Sudan; 1897-1969 m.m. & u. colln. in album with some 1897 opts (as is), 1898 set m. &
              u. (some faults), 1902 set m., then a good run of mint and used inc. 1935 Gordon set used
              (missing 13m), 1948 set m., 1951 set m., etc. (100s)
    ..                   ..               ..                100.
    317    
Sweden; 1942-65 m.m./u.m. range on stockleaves with slight dupl. S.t.c.215. (c.290)                30.
    318    
Switzerland; 1854-2009 used colln. of defins and commems in Davo printed album.
              Sparse in earlier years, then more complete from 1907 onwards inc. Pro Juventute from
              1913 (almost complete), Airs from 1923 (almost complete), and miniature sheets from
              1959 onwards. (100s)
              ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                100.
    319     --; 1907-59 useful used collection in album, the biggest value being in miniature sheets.
              Fine used MSs include 1938 Aarau (wrinkles), 1943 Cantonals Centenary (both),
GEPH,
              1945 Lifeboat, Basel Cantonal, 1948
IMABA, 1951 LUNABA, and 1955 Lausanne. Also
              some single stamps from miniature sheets. Other useful inc. 1915 80c surch. (3), 1928-31
              10f f.u., a number of tte-bche, etc. (100s)
                 ..                   ..               ..                180.
    320     --; 1923-49 small colln. of used Air stamps inc. 1923-40 (basic set of 13, plus several
              grilled versions, and a few duplicates), 1935-37 set (6, plus some dupl.), 1941-48 Views
              set (10), 1941 Pro Aero, 1946 Special Flights, 1947 NY Flight, 1949 Special Flights, etc.
              Mainly fine/very fine. (76)             ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    321     --; 1925-43 seln. of six airmail covers comprising: 1925 first flight Basel-Mannheim with
              1923 Air 15c, 35c with special cancels; 1925 first flight Geneva-Milan with same two
              adhesives and with special cancels; 1928 first flight Chaux-de-Fonds-Geneva with Air 15c
              and defin 5c and special cancels; 1936 Commercial air cover to London with pair of 1923-40
              (1933) 35c; 1938 Pro Aero on special flight cover; and 1943 card with Pro Aero stamp.              50.
    322     --; 1945 Peace set (13) complete fine used/very fine used. SG 447-459 cat.1,200. 150.
    323     --; five albums/folders/stockbooks with varied collection inc. useful mix of covers (pre-
              stamp to modern, inc. meter marks, censors), some new issue material, etc. (100s)
               100.
    324     --; 1882-1950 slightly duplicated mainly used seln. on stockleaf inc. 1882-1903 40c g.u.
              (SG 149A cat.180), 1914-18 etc. high values, various 1918-23 Pro Juventute, etc. S.t.c.
              900. (46)                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.
    325     --; 1923-38 mint and used seln. of Airmail issues, mainly fine. S.t.c.430. (23)                              35.
    326     --; album with 1924-47 m.m. and used colln. of Pro Juventute, 1940-48 National Fte m.m.
              & u., 1948
IMABA m.s. m.m., etc. (c.170, 2 m.s.)         ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    327     --; packet of about 600 Pro Juventute/Pro Patria etc. used on piece.      ..               ..                    15.
    328     --; Pro Juventute; 1937-55 seln. of 19 different used sets, mainly fine, s.t.c.196. 20.
    329     --; International Organisations;
League of Nations; 1922-44 3f red-brown v.f.u., SG
              LN29a cat.250.       ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    330     --; --; International Labour Office; 1923-24 3f rose-carmine f.u. (SG LB27 cat.31), 1932
              Disarmament set (6) f.u. (41), and 1937-43 set (12) v.f.u. (25).         ..               ..                    20.
    331     --; --; --; 1923-44 3f red-brown v.f.u., SG LB27a cat.250.                ..               ..                    50.
    332    
Turkey; 1865-1989 stockbook of mint with duplication (moderate in places). Better inc.
              1916 10pi m.m. (SG 639 cat.475). Also some Turkish
Cyprus. (Many 100s) 80.
    333     --; 1865-1978 stockbook of used with duplication. Better includes 1876 SG 87, 1891 SG
              N138, and others. (1,000s)
      ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.

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    334     Union of Soviet Socialist Republics; 1965-91 stockbook of u.m., identified by catalogue
              number. Also a small stockbook with others. (c.1,500)
..                   ..            60.
    335    
United States of America; 1945-86 u.m. colln. in Davo album which is fairly complete.
              Also another album of m. & u., an empty Davo album to 1944, loose booklets, etc. (100s)
       40.
    336    
Vatican City; 1946-2012 u.m. colln. with some used in two albums. Not complete 1946-79,
              then much more complete from 1980 onwards. Also bundle of
Vatican covers. (100s)               70.
    337     --; 1949 Basilica perf.13x14 35l (3), Express set (2), and 1949 UPU set (2) plus extra
              1,000l, all u.m., cat.840.             ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    75.

    338    
Yugoslavia; 1937-80 (mainly 1967-80) stock filed in labelled packets in filing drawer. Maj-
              ority is u.m. though with some c.t.o., much in multiples inc. many sheetlets of nine. Duplic-
              ation throughout but on the largest part only up to about a dozen (some 30+). Condition
              generally very fine but an odd spot of toning here and there through storage. Excellent
              stock to split for resale. (1,000s)
                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                120.
    339     --; 1952-56 seln. of u.m. on stockleaf inc. 1952 Girl Harvester 15d, 1952 Tito Birthday.
              S.t.c.400. (22)         ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
                  

              United Kingdom
    340     1840 Penny Black LJ plate 1A f.u. with clear red MC, on piece. Four margins but vertical
              crease.   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    24.
    341     1840 Penny Black GF plate 1B f.u. with red MC, 4 margins, on large piece.           ..                    45.
    342     1840 Penny Black pair from plate 4 BG-BH fine used on small piece with red MCs, almost
              four margins (just touching at foot of left side).  ..                 ..                 ..        100.
    343     1840 Penny Black plate 5 BA fine used on small piece with red MC. Arguably four margins
              (very close at two places).            ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    40.
    344     1840 Penny Black BA plate 6 g./f.u. with slightly blurred red MC, 4 margins (ok at left.
              good at top and right, large but irregular at foot).                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
    345     1840 Penny Black plate 6 TK fine used on small piece. Four margins (good to very wide),
              small cut in margin at top-right.      ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
    346     1840 Penny Black FK plate 6 f.u. with red MC on small piece, 4 margins (close to good).            40.
    347     1840 Penny Black plate 6 AE fine used on small piece with red MC. Almost four margins
              (a bit ragged down left side).         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    35.
    348     1840 Penny Black CE plate 8 sound used with smudged red MC, 4 margins (close to wide).        40.
    349     1840 Penny Black EL plate 11 quite attractive used with neat and bold black MC, about 3
              margins. Distinctive greyish-black shade. Reverse shows thin area and mild crease. Cat.
              4,600.  ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                200.
    350     1840 six used Penny Blacks, each on small piece, generally about two to three margins.            120.
    351     1840 five used Penny Blacks one (TD) has four margins (closer at top, moderately heavy
              MC), others have from no margins to 3 margins. Some other faults.     ..        100.
    352     1840 three used Penny Blacks: FI fair u. on piece with black MC (4 margins); CG g.u. on
              piece with red MC (3 margins); KG f.u. on piece with red MC (3 margins).                            80.
    353     1840 three Penny Blacks; MI is very attractive four-margin with red MC but vertical crease,
              AK three-margin with smudged red MC, and TD is four-margin with red MC but has a
              likely repaired serious tear.            ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    70.
    354     1840 three poorer used Penny Blacks (two of these on small pieces).     ..            45.
     
     See also Forgeries (lot 429).
    355     1840 two Twopence Blues; QD with four margins and neat red MC but thinned, and SH
              about 3+ margins and black MC but grubby.   ..                 ..                 ..            40.
    356     1841 imperforate Penny Reds collection in stockbook sorted by corner letters (c.580). Also
              two small stockbooks with c.440 singles, 37 pairs, 3 3-strips, 2 4-strips. Condition is very
              mixed but a few nice examples included. (1,100+)
          ..                 ..               ..                200.
    357     1841 imperforate Twopence Blues accumulation of used in small stockbook, most of which
              are average quality the majority are clean and sound but margins vary a lot. (c.240)
           100.
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    358     1841 Twopence Blue; part reconstruction of 92 different corner letter combinations (+ 1
              dupl.), nearly all with numeral cancels, generally sound but with mixed margins.     70.
    359     1841 Twopence Blue, part reconstruction of 68 different (+ 5 dupl.), inc. some pairs, and
              some with MC cancels, generally sound but with mixed margins.            ..               ..                    70.
    360     1841 Twopence Blue, part reconstruction of 33 different (+ 12 dupl.), generally sound but
              mixed margins.           ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    24.
    361     1841-70 colln. of line-engraved with 1841 1d imperf unused (part gum), 1d imperfs with
              numeral Maltese Cross cancels (7), 2d imperfs (16 singles, 3 pairs, 4-strip, 5-strip, one with
              1 in MC), a few 1d red plates mint/unu., range of 1d red plates (all but 225 ?), d plates
              (15), 1d plates (2), 2d plates (7). Fair to fine. Also damaged embossed 1/-.         ..                    80.
    362     1855-1900 collection of surface-printed issues used on pages. Good coverage including
              many different plate numbers and duplication, and values to 10/-. Condition goes across the
              range from poor to fine. (c.230)    ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                200.
    363     1858 Penny Red Plates used on paper unsorted, plus four covers, and a few other values.
              Mixed condition. (c.800)
          ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    364     1867-83 wmk. Maltese Cross 10/- greenish grey used. Moderate appearance though heavy
              cancel, small faults (small or light creases, some ragged perfs at top). SG 128 cat.3,200.         150.
    365     1887-1900 Jubilee set (14) mint - mainly heavily mounted, and some with other faults
              also. SG 197-214 cat.650.         ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    366     1902-13 KE7 set (15) mint - mainly heavily mounted, some with other faults (10d very
              poor), plus some duplicates and used set (good/fine).        ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    367     1911-52 mint and used on pages. Quite varied condition but inc. 1912-24 set (missing 9d
              olive) m.m., several used Seahorses, 1924-26 set (12) m.m., 1924-25 Wembley sets both
              m.m. and used, 1934-36 set (11) m.m., various KG6 high values, etc. (c.260)
                      130.
    368     1939-48 high values set (6) unmounted mint, the 10/- dark blue with light vertical crease.
              Cat.425.                  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    369     1939-48 high values set (6) - the 10/- dark blue l.m.m., all others u.m. (couple with creases).        80.
    370     1951 high values set (4) - two mint sets, mainly fine and u.m., but three or four not, so fails
              to make one good u.m. set.           ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    371     1962-65 duplicated lot of u.m. phosphor sets; 1962 NPY (2), 1963 FfH (9),
Paris (16),
              Nature (6), Lifeboat (6), Red Cross (6), Cable (10), 1964 Shakespeare (6), Geographical (9),
              Botanical (6), FRB (6), and 1965 Parliament (16). All u.m. Also 1966 Abbey p.pack.              240.
    372     Miniature Sheets; 2000-15 colln. of up to 7 of each u.m. in small box. Slight damage by
              sticking on a few. Face value c.535. (c.165)
               ..                   ..               ..                350.
    373     --; 2004-14 seln. (c.65). Also a few other mint. Face value c.250.
  ..        170.
    374     Booklets; 1935 Jubilee 2/- booklet complete (creases and marks on cover), and 3/-
              booklet complete (front cover fine, back cover with mounting marks). SG BB16, BB28,
              cat.90 each.             ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    375     --; 1936 five of the 2/- booklet, all complete, with edition numbers 355, 356 (2), and 358 all
              in average condition, and 359 in fine condition. SG BC2, cat.140 each = 700.                          70.
    376     --; 1951 1/- booklet complete (1d pane with nibbled edge), the plain cover with fine strike
              of Festival of Britain BO special handstamp (24 Sep.). (Ordy. booklet is SG BD7 cat.50.)          20.
    377     --; cigarette tin of pre-decimal booklets inc. 2/6 Sep.53, Jul.55, 3/9 Jun.55, 5/- My.53, Jul.
              55, Sep.55, and various later, many at 2/-. (c.45)
         ..                   ..               ..                120.
    378     --; 1952-70 collection on pages with a few earlier but mainly 1968-70 pictorial covers and
              others of late-60s. Condition mixed earlier, fine later. (68) ..                   ..            50.
    379     --; 1954-2002 mixed colln. in album inc. 12 1977 Scottish cartons. Decimal face value
              c.108.
                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    65.
    380     --; 1975-2010 substantial collection in five binders and loose, of decimal booklets of various
              types, with some duplication. Face value c.1,300 (of which c.660 is in 1st/2nd).
800.
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    381     Booklets; decimal booklets in binder and loose. Some incomplete. About 60% of face
              value is in 1st Class stamps. Face value c.750.
            ..                   ..               ..                480.
    382     --; Prestige Stamp Books; 2001-13 duplicated seln. (up to seven), not a complete run.
              Face value c.618. (52)
           ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                400.
    383     --; --; 1980-2000 duplicated selection (up to 12 of one), not a complete run. Face value
              c.250. (42)
         ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                150.
    384     --; --; 1980-2007 incomplete colln. in album. Face c.212. (20)
       ..               ..                130.
    385     --; --; 1983-2014 seln. (14) inc. Her Majestys Stamps folder of three PSBs. Also three
              other booklets. Face value c.185.                  ..               ..                   ..               ..                110.

    386     Presentation Packs; 1964
Forth Road Bridge complete and fine. Cellophane (original, and
              with couple of small slits) has been removed but is present. Minor warping has occurred
              prior to removal of cellophane.      ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                120.
    387     --; 1987 Machin 1 to 5 long pack (no.13), fine.         ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    388     --; 2000-15 seln. of Royal Mail Stamp Reproduction packs com
prising Penny Black, PUC
              (2), Penny Red (2), Seahorses (2), Festival (2).                ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    389     Presentation Pack Collections; 2002-15 loose collection, plus a few earlier. Face value
              c.1,015. (c.210 packs)
           ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                700.
    390     --; 1991-2010 in a shoebox. Face value stated to be 600+ by vendor.
             ..                400.
    391     --; year packs for 1967 (2), 1969-96, 1999-2004 (some in binders). Also Millennium colln.
              of stamps and FDCs in album, and Stamp Bug albums for 1986-89. Decimal face value
              c.360.
                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                220.
    392     --; 1987-2000 colln. (with a few later) in four albums. Face value c.300. (c.165) Also a few
              FDCs.
                  ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                180.
    393     --; Year Books; 1984-2005 complete run with duplicates of 1985-86. Face c.452.
          280.
    394     --; --; 1984-96 complete run. Face value c.138.
        ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    395    
UK Postage Material; large accumulation of commems, defins, and country issues from
              from 1971-2015 often in blocks of various sizes. Contained in folders and packets sorted
              by issue. Face value c.3,860.
  ..                 ..               ..                   ..     2,200.
    396     --; carton of mixed mint, with 1985-92 commems (usually in blocks), booklets of about
              same period, year books for 1984-93, presentation packs mid-70s to early-90s, booklets of
              about same period (some discoloured, and inc. PSBs), and mixed loose. Total face value
              approx. 1,400. Just a few faults.
                ..               ..                   ..               ..                900.
    397     --; box with 1978-2003 presentation packs (some incomplete), year books (3), year pack,
              mint in binder, and loose. Face value c.500.
                ..                   ..               ..                300.
    398     --; small box of decimal booklets, pres. packs, PSBs, and cards. Face value c.292.
           170.
    399     --; printed albums of commems 1971-90 with some defins, and loose unsorted commems
              in a packet with many fourblocks of same period. Face roughly 290.
                ..                170.
    400     --; 1990-96 commems in album (no Greetings), some singles, some 2 singles, some single
              and pair. Also some defins/country. face c.170.
          ..                   ..               ..                100.
    401     First Day Cover Collections; 1999-2010 box of Benham silks with complete sets, inc. a
              few large covers. (c.220)
          ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                100.
    402     --; 1969-2010 in box comprising defins, country issues,
PSB panes, commems, booklet
              panes, min. sheets, etc. Much is standard Bureau, and some duplication. (c.650)
90.
    403     --; 1970-86 collection comprising
UK, Isle of Man, Guernsey, and Jersey in 8 albums
              (c.520), and 1986-2005 UK only in 4 albums (c.190). Mainly standard bureau covers. Also
              packets of loose covers inc. some commercial (few 100s).
                ..               ..                    80.
    404     --; 1967-2010 loose in box, with commems, defins, and country stamps. Earlier is duplic-
              ated with various cancels, then standard bureau covers with Edinburgh/alternative cancels
              from about 1990. (c.700)
         ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    405     --; 1980-96 in four Royal Mail albums, mainly standard bureau covers with alternative post-
              marks commems, defins, country. (c.235)
..               ..                   ..            24.
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    406     First Day Cover Collections; 1937-99 in eight albums comprising commems and defins,
              handwritten to 1973, and standard bureau covers 1974 onwards. Includes 1937 illus cover
              with d, 1d, 2d defins cancelled 10 May plus Coronation 1d cancelled 13 May, and
              1957 Scouts with Sutton Coldfield cancel (on three covers), etc. (c.610)
            ..                    60.
    407     Philatelic Covers; 1971-2009 colln. of Football covers, illustrated with match result and
              special cancel, in two albums and loose. (c.170)
           ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    408     --; album with illustrated RNLI covers 1975-96 (c.50), some signed. Also illustrated Navy
              covers 1973-87 (c.35).
            ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    20.
    409     --; 2008-13 colln. of Buckingham covers, most on Railway theme, but inc. some FDCs of
              the period also. (c.150)
            ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50
    410     Philatelic Numismatic Covers; 1984-2000 seln. of Royal Mail/Royal Mint covers. Face
              value of coins 35 (15). Also two Guernsey PNCs.
   ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    411     Autographed Covers; 1995-99 selection (inc. covers from Iceland, IoM) signed by various
              people inc. Terry Wogan, Banber Gascoigne, Magnus Magusson, Judi Dench, Alex
              Salmond, James Naughtie, etc. (19)                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    412     Scottish Covers and Postal History; 1849-81 bundle from original correspondence, nearly
              all entires with penny reds (a few others) with mixed postmarks (mainly Scottish). (110)
            80.
    413     --; 1854-61 five covers with twopence blue adhesives - 1854 with 2d imperf (4 good
              margins but quite heavy cancel), 1857 with pair of 2d perf.14 (some trimmed perfs, 159
              hand roller cancel), 1857 and 1858 each with 2d perf.14 (some trimmed perfs, Glasgow
              duplex),and 1861 with 2d plate 8 (crease, Edinburgh *131* duplex.   ..            30.
    414     --; seln. of covers/entires 1867-85 (22), postcards 1902-14 (12), and pieces from 1880s (25).    20.
     
     --; see also Collections and Mixed Lots; Covers (Aviation), and Literature.
    415     United Kingdom Covers and Postal History; 1797-1847 colln. of entires in an album,
              much Scottish. (35 entires, 6 fronts)
             ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    416     --; 1804-41 (and one 1787) selection of pre-stamp and unstamped covers/entires. Mixed
              Scottish and English marks, varied condition. (32)             ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    417     --; 1822-38 seln. of entires with various markings, much is Scottish and addressed to Lin-
              Lithgow. Includes two similar 1825 Linlithgow to
London each with boxed Postage Not
               Paid/to
London. (11)                ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    418     --; 1842-1910 two albums of covers/entires (c.120) inc. many with Penny Reds. Also four
              small albums with covers 1881-1902 (often grubby), about half with original contents
              (c.150). Much Scottish.
            ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    80.
    419     --; 1844-78 bundle of covers/entires all with penny reds of mixed issues, and with varied
              Scottish and English postmarks, varied condition (92). Also some pieces.                ..                120.
    420     --; 1897-1932 two boxes of covers, one of which are all to Rev. A.J. MacDonald of
              Killearnan or his family (some with contents). Mixed quality. (100s)
   ..            40.
    421     --; 1903 cover with KE7 d (tone spot on perf) cancelled by fine strike in red of oval
             
POSTED IN ADVANCE/L. E./1903/FOR DELIVERY ON XMAS DAY of Leicester. Some general
              toning but a nice example.             ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    422     --; a copy of the little book Great Britain: Line-Engraved Stamps by Fred Melville, franked
              with KE7 d and 1d adhesives, addressed, and cancelled with two good strikes of
POSTAGE
                   STAMP EXHIBITION & CONGRESS/5.30PM/FEB 20/1909/MANCHESTER
special handstamp.
              Crease on cover, some marks, etc., but dinky all the same. (See our Facebook page.)                  20.
    423     Postal Stationery; 1840s-c.2000 collection in carton, quite organised in three albums, plus
              many others loose, with registered envelopes, airletters, lettercards, postcards, etc. Mixed
              mint and used, and inc. a few printed to private order. (100s)
            ..               ..                100.
    424    
Islands; Isle of Man 1973-83 u.m. colln. in printed album with FDCs to 1981 at the back,
              and later loose. Also printed album of u.m.
Guernsey 1941-86, and Jersey 1941-86, and
              loose FDCs of both. (100s)
      ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    90.
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    425     Islands; 1969-95 (a few later) box of FDCs from Jersey, Guernsey, and I.o.M. (c.450). Also
              dupl. used and some mint in packets, etc.
    ..               ..                   ..               ..                    50.
    426     --; packet of c.500 used pictorials used on piece.              ..                   ..               ..                    10.
    427     UK Perfins; packets of mixed used QV to QE. (100s)     ..                   ..               ..                    30.
    428     UK Cinderellas; stockbook of stamp exhibition souvenir sheets and various other labels.
              (100s)
                   ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    24.
    429     UK Forgeries; two photographic forgeries of penny blacks, each on piece and cancelled by
              fake Maltese Crosses.                  ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                    40.
    430     Local Issues; stockbook of mint, used, and covers from Lundy, Herm, Pabay, etc. (100s)
      20.
    431     --; Lundy; 1951-78 u.m./m.m. colln. of 25 sets on printed pages. Also 1982 definitives (11
              values in complete sheets of 72 u.m.). (100s)   ..               ..                   ..            30.
    432     United Kingdom Collections and Mixed Lots; 1967-2013 u.m. colln. in two albums, much
              more complete from 1997 on inc. m.s. Face value roughly 900. (100s) Also three boxes of
              empty presentation packs, from which the stamps in colln. were probably removed.
              550.
    433     --; 1953-2012 duplicated accumulation in 18 stockbooks containing mint, and duplicated
              used, defins, country stamps, postage dues, and duplicated (heavy in places) used com-
              mems. Also stockbook of fiscals and departmentals. Face value of mint decimals c.750.
              (10,000s ?)
           ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                500.
    434     --; 1971-96 mint colln. in four albums where the general pattern for commems is fourblocks
              1971-84, and gutter pairs 1985-96. Also inc. some defins and country stamps in fourblocks.
              Face value c.710. (100s)
        ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                420.
    435     --; 1967-2002 (May) collection in eight albums of first day covers of commems, defins, and
              country stamps mostly standard Bureau covers, all those checked also containing at least
              one mint set. Face value of mint decimal may be in order of 520. (c.530 FDCs, 26 Jubilee
              Tour covers, 100s of stamps)
   ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                350.
    436     --; 1971-90 two-volume
Windsor album with colln. of u.m. commems, defins, and booklet
              panes. Also an album of u.m. commems 1979-87 inc. pairs/blocks, and an album of defins
              1971-2004. Face value c.360.
                  ..               ..                   ..               ..                220.
    437     --; 1952-70 mint and used colln. of defins and commems in album inc. 1952 Tudor Crown
              set u.m., 1955 Edward Crown set l.m.m., 1958 Graphites m.m., 1959 phosphor-graphite set
              u.m., 1955 Waterlow Castles l.m.m., etc. Also a fairly complete run of commems u.m. inc.
              all the early phosphors. (100s)
  ..                 ..               ..                   ..        200.
    438     --; seven cover albums of presentation packs, first day covers (Royal Mail and others), some
              other mint stamps/booklets, PHQs, and others. Largely 1980s-2000s. Decimal mint face
              roughly 250. Also some non-UK, and an empty Royal Mail
FDC album.           ..                170.
    439     --; stockbook of mint and dupl. used commems. Also stockalbum of 1936-90 with much
              1960s mint. Decimal face value c.250.
       ..               ..                   ..               ..                170.
    440     --; 1841-2000 heavily duplicated stock in 7 stockbooks and loose, of mostly used defins
              (commems in KG5/KG6 only). Includes large quantity of penny red and QV Jubilees, KE7
              to 2/6 (7), a serious attempt at faking a PUC 1 from a facsimile, etc. (10,000s)
150.
    441     --; 1961-70 mint stock of commems and defins in three folders, generally fine u.m. and
              often in blocks of
4/8/10 or larger, while some are just as singles or pairs. Often includes
              cylinder numbers. Commems inc. some phosphors but not the dearer ones. (1,000s)
            150.
    442     --; 1840-1970 colln. on loose printed pages with a poor Penny Black, KG5 m.m. to 1/- of
              1912, 1924, 1934, 1924/25 Wembleys m.m./u.m., KG6 defins inc. 1951 h.v. set m.m. QE
              has fairly complete run of defins and commems m.m./u.m. inc. early phosphors. Also rather
              sparse 1841-1979 colln. in
Windsor album. (100s)       ..                   ..               ..                120.
    443     --; 1952-70 mint and used collection in four albums, moderately complete, with the earlier
              mint often m.m. (some heavily mounted). Includes some better Wildings and Castles,
              most of the better phosphor sets (mainly u.m. and used), and fairly straight run of later
              years. (100s)
         ..                 ..                 ..               ..                   ..               ..                120.
Stamps and Collectables Auction, 12 October 2015                 Page 23                   Estimate.
                  

                   United Kingdom, continued.
    444     United Kingdom Collections and Mixed Lots; 1841-1900 mainly u. colln. in album with
              1841 2d blues (4), other line-engraved inc. Penny Red plates (c.270), various surface-printed,
              etc. Includes strip of three Penny Stars with 0*0 cancel of British Army in
Crimea (right
              edge torn off). Also six slim folders of Penny Red Plates part reconstructions (100s)
             100.
    445     --; 1862-1996 used colln. in three Davo printed albums. Includes a few QV high value
              spacefillers. Moderately complete KG6 onwards. (100s)
                   ..               ..                100.
    446     --; seven cover albums with mixed contents 1970-2007 with a few earlier pres.packs,
              FDCs, PHQs, commem covers, etc. Mint decimal face c.115. (100s)
               ..                    90.
    447     --; 1840-1948 m. & u. seln. on pages inc. 1840 Penny Black g.u. (4 margins), 1924-25 both
              Wembley sets m.m., 1937 Coronation with colon variety u.m., 1939-48 10/- dark blue
              m.m., etc. (114)         ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    80.
    448     --; enormous accumulation of highly duplicated mostly KG5/KG6/QE used definitives sorted
              by value in 15 stockbooks, 5 stockalbums, and loose. Smaller numbers of earlier. Also some
              mint pre-decimal. (10,000s)
V     ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    60.
    449     --; 1902-79 mostly used colln. in four albums with some dupl. throughout, and more mint in
              QE period. Also another album which inc. 1883-84 5/- used perfin. (100s)
        ..                    50.
    450     --; box with sparse
UK colln. which inc. almost 3-margin penny black, 6 other albums/
              stockbooks, and a bundle of duplicated covers. Also 2-volume commem album with used
              1924-90. (100s)
   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    50.
    451     --; 1934-70 m.m. colln. in album almost all in blocks, with a few KG5/KG6 controls, 1948
              S.Wedding 1 m.m., ranges of QE commems, etc. (100s)
                 ..               ..                    50.
    452     --; box with stockbook of used 1881-2010 with dupl., stockbook of mint (much in 1960s
              commems), registered letters of 1882 and 1906, registration receipts of 1859 and 1979,
              bags of covers, bags of on/off-paper, etc. (1,000s)
         ..                 ..               ..                    40.
    453     --; wooden box with used definitives 1902-2008 sorted into packets. Duplication (heavy in
              places). Also bag containing shoebox of similar inc. commems, and a stockbook of Horizon
              and Post-and-Go labels, etc. (10,000s)
       ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.
    454     --; album of UK FDCs 1966-76, Jersey/Guernsey WW2 covers (12, mainly FDCs), album of
              Jersey/Guernsey FDCs 1971-76, album of UK stamp exhibition souvenir sheets, etc. Also a
              few non-UK items.
                   ..                 ..                 ..                 ..               ..                    30.

THE END OF THE SALE

Robert Murray 2015

 


 


NORMAL BIDDING STEPS
We list here our normal bid steps for your information. This may be of help to bidders who are unable to
attend the sale, as any written bids received which do not fit our normal pattern would usually be taken
down to the next normal step. (We keep to these increments as much as possible, but do sometimes
change if circumstances make it desirable.)
Up to 20, bids are in 1 steps.                From 20 to 30, bids are in 2 steps.
From 30 to 50, bids are in 2 or 3 steps (i.e. 30, 32, 35, 38, 40, 42, 45, 48, 50).
From 50 to 100 in 5 steps.                           From 100 to 200, bids are in 10 steps.
From 200 to 300, bids are in 20 steps.
From 300 to 500, bids are in 20 or 30, and above this in 5% to 10% steps.

Abbreviations; a list of abbreviations and symbols used is from time to time included in the auction catalogue. We suggest that you keep a copy for future reference.
m./u.m. mounted/unmounted mint                      accum.             accumulation
l.m.m.               lightly mounted mint                              colln.                collection
g./f.u.                good/fine used              unu.                  unused                          seln.                 selection
v.f.u.                 very fine used               inc.                   including                       pmk.                postmark
FDC                first day cover               PSB     prestige stamp booklet  cat.       catalogue price
lvs.                   album leaves                 bkt.                  booklet             p.stat.   postal stationery
s.t.c.                 stated to catalogue (by vendor) m.s.                  miniature sheet
S.o.W.             Stamps of the World catalogue          PNC                philatelic numismatic cover
c.                     circa (usually approximate quantity)       PTSA               priced to sell at
c.d.s.                circular datestamp                                
                     lot not being taken to auction
                    Smaller bid steps accepted                   
                     earlier viewing of lot on auction day

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THIS IS HOW YOU CAN BID;
            In Person. This is a public auction, and bids are made in the traditional manners.
            Bids by post. Please use the Bid Form supplied, and send first class.
            Telephone bids will be accepted at any time before the sale (but the earlier the better). These bids        should be confirmed in writing, even if the written confirmation will not reach us until after the         auction. Numbers are 0131 552 1220, or 0131 478 7021.
            A mobile number (07974 962649) can be called on the afternoon and evening of sale only.
            Fax bids; no fax facility is available.
            E-mail bids should be sent to us at auction@stamp-shop.com at any time from the moment you         receive this catalogue until
3pm on Monday 12 October. Please do not e-mail bids to us after that
            time. Please use the format and wording used on the bid form that comes with your auction cat-
            alogue, and include your postal address. (We have a back-up email address of stamps@blueyonder.co.uk in case of problems.) We normally confirm receipt of email bids within
            24 hours (not on the Sunday before the auction, and usually within one hour on the auction day)

CREDIT CARDS

We are happy to accept MasterCard and Visa credit card payments, as well as payments by Maestro and Delta. This facility can be used by room purchasers (who pay their accounts at the auction), by other local customers (who pay their bill in our shop), and by postal buyers.
In order to deal with postal clients, our bid forms have been designed to make space for credit or debit card instructions.
If you want your purchases charged in this way, please complete the appropriate section.
Do not complete these details unless you want to pay by card, and to have the lots posted.
We have negotiated good rates with our bank, and are able to absorb the bank charges for this service ourselves, and therefore there is no additional charge for the use of this facility, as long as postal bidders give us their details in advance of posting. Only for postal buyers where credit card details are given after posting, we will charge 1.9% extra (Visa/MasterCard), plus cost of posting receipt slip.

 


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List of Prices Realised Stamps and Collectables Auction  24 August 2015
    1     70.          2     95.          3      90.         4      95.          5   100.          6     90.          7     60.          8   130.          9        -         10      60.
  11   160.        12     40.        13      70.       14      85.        15     70.        16     40.        17     75.        18   100.        19     60.        20      42.
  21     50.        22     40.        23      65.       24      80.        25     28.        26     32.        27     28.        28     42.        29     48.        30      50.
  51     42.        32     50.        33      20.       34      32.        35     38.        36     20.        37     28.        38     65.        39     40.        40      20.
  41     20.        42     30.        43      40.       44      20.        45     35.        46     35.        47     45.        48     24.        49     15.        50      10.
  51     10.        52     10.        53    850.       54    350.        55   240.        56   220.        57   320.        58   190.        59   110.        60      70.
  61     75.        62     60.        63      35.       64      42.        65     35.        66     35.        67     45.        68     55.        69     20.        70      38.
  71     40.        72   160.        73      70.       74      14.        75     40.        76     14.        77     65.        78     10.        79     22.        80      14.
  81     14.        82     30.        83      14.       84      28.        85     26.        86        -         87     35.        88     14.        89     48.        90      20.
  91     40.        92     28.        93      38.       94      30.        95     45.        96     14.        97     60.        98     42.        99     26.      100      35.
  101     35.      102     40.      103      26.     104      20.      105     28.      106     38.      107     90.      108     80.      109     85.      110      95.
  111     50.      112     35.      113      19.     114      14.      115     38.      116       7.      117   400.      118     65.      119   160.      120    300.
  121   120.      122        -       123      80.     124      65.      125     80.      126   110.      127   120.      128     75.      129     60.      130      50.
  131   130.      132     80.      133    120.     134    160.      135     80.      136     30.      137     48.      138     90.      139     50.      140      55.
  141   480       142     22.      143    150.     144      85.      145   170.      146     42.      147   170.      148     55.      149     40.      150      48.
  151   170.      152   185.      153      94.     154      28.      155   300.      156 2400.      157     90.      158   750.      159     60.      160      40.
  161     16.      162     24.      163      30.     164      40.      165   400.      166   320.      167     50.      168     48.      169   170.      170      35.
  171       7.      172     35.      173      30.     174    240.      175     14.      176        -       177     50.      178   120.      179   450.      180      22.
  181   110.      182     45.      183        -      184      85.      185     14.      186     42.      187     45.      188     16.      189     90.      190      40.
  191     38.      192     20.      193      22.     194      26.      195        -       196     80.      197     70.      198     32.      199     48.      200      32.
  201     75.      202     80.      203      12.     204      55.      205     85.      206   240.      207     26.      208     20.      209     50.      210      42.
  211     20.      212     70.      213      30.     214      38.      215   170.      216        -       217     42.      218   160.      219   110.      220      13.
 221     50.      222        -       223      48.     224      55.      225     45.      226     40.      227     42.      228     24.      229     30.      230      95.
  231     60.      232   120.      233      40.     234    420.      235   130.      236        -       237        -       238     55.      239     50.      240      40.
  241     26.      242     85.      243      24.     244      55.      245     20.      246     70.      247     30.      248     40.      249   140.      250      20.
  251     35.      252     42.      253      35.     254      55.      255     20.      256        -       257   160.      258   150.      259     28.      260      95.
  261     80.      262     70.      263      55.    
264      40.      265     40.      266   120.      267     32.      268   130.      269     60.      270      55.
  271     60.      272     38.      273    160.     274    220.      275     20.      276   420.      277     20.      278     28.      279     60.      280      80.
 281     40.      282     85.      283      75.     284    130.      285   260.      286     60.      287     16.      288        -       289     55.      290      90.
  291     65.      292     65.      293      40.     294      30.      295     35.      296   120.      297     28.      298   480.      299   160.      300        -
  301     80.      302     50.      303      55.     304      38.      305     40.      306     35.      307     35.      308   380.      309     38.      310    130.
  311     50.      312   160.      313      40.     314      26.      315     35.      316        -       317     42.      318     80.      319     26.      320      28.
  321     16.      322     10.      323      18.     324      40.      325     10.      326     42.      327     50.      328     26.      329     35.      330      28.
  331       -       332   180.      333      20.     334      35.      335     60.      336     75.      337   400.      338     35.      339     55.      340      60.
  341     70.      342        -       343      50.     344        -       345        -       346     50.      347     30.      348     70.      349     40.      350        -
  351     40.      352     50.      353    120.     354      30.      355     28.      356     42.      357     45.      358     60.      359        -       360      26.
  361     70.      362     45.      363      48.     364      28.      365        -       366     48.      367     22.      368   280.      369   160.      370      38.
  371     48.      372     28.      373      80.     374      26.      375   190.      376   120.      377   280.      378     40.      379        -       380    190.
  381     70.      382     80.      383      65.     384    450.      385     90.      386   110.      387   190.      388        -       389   420.      390    150.
  391     55.      392   190.      393      50.     394    100.      395     85.      396     42.      397     40.      398   140.      399   140.      400      75.
  401     80.      402     24.      403      35.     404      40.      405     55.      406     30.      407     20.      408     10.      409     20.      410        9.
  411     45.      412     45.      413        8.     414      40.      415 9500.      416     30.      417        -       418     70.      419     70.      420    450.
  421     70.      422     70.      423    130.     424      40.      425     28.      426     38.      427   120.      428     35.      429   170.      430      80.
  431     60.      432     60.      433    300.     434      75.      435   130.      436   190.      437   120.      438     85.      439     50.      440      20.
  441   130.      442     50.      443      60.     444      42.      445     30.      446     32.      447     85.      448   120.      449        -       450      65.
  451     20.      452     85.      453      50.     454      20.      455   160.      456     48.      457     28.      458       7.      459       7.      460        7.
  461       7.      462     26.      463      40.     464
    750.      465   550.      466   300.      467   260.      468   240.      469   200.      470    180.
  471   170.      472     80.      473      70.     474      70.      475     75.      476     90.      477        -       478     85.      479   130.      480        -
  481     30.      482     28.      483      32.     484      28.      485     24.      486     20.      487     13.                                                  e. & o. e.

 

 

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