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Lot 64Australia Postage Stamp Collection 1913 to 2005
An extensive and highly desirable collection in three Lighthouse Hingeless albums and two stock books, being nearly complete for the dates with strength in the early issues including Kangaroo's and George V Portraits, highlights include 1913 First Issue to the 2 Pound with Scott 15 having very lightly toned gum, other values are O.G., 1914 to 1936 Geo V 1/2 p to 1sh4p issues complete O.G. some are Never Hinged, shades and perforation varieties including ACSC-73A/SG 49 Carmine Pink (Drury certificate) NH, 1915 to 1936 Roo's to 2 Pound, Sc 44, 56, 57, 59, 102, 128, 129 are Used, other values unused to original gum, mixed hinging, thereafter issues are complete with 5/-Bridge Used and from about 1949 to the end the vast majority are Never Hinged. There are also a few back of the Book or Territorial issues, Good to Very Fine. Also included in a copy of Ray Chapman's Collection of Australian Commonwealth Stamps. Scott catalogue is in excess of $35,000, examination is highly recommended to see the strength of this collection.

Sold for $11,400
Estimate $8,000-12,000

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