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Lot No. 599

Auction No. 27
Category World
    Collections, Accumulations and Selections
Est. $150
Status SOLD $300



World "Balance of Consignment" lot from the estate of the late Dr Derek Pocock. Noted Eastern Karelia Mannerheim & Ryti sets of 6 all in MUH strips of 5, Danish private railway stamps (17) incl Nakskov-Kragenaes (7 diff), Nakskov-Rodby Jernbane (6 diff), Halborg (2), Horsens & RNOJ (1 ea.). France 1900/27 railway cancels (c30), CGH "smalls" with range of cancels incl cds, barred numerals & squared circles (50) & British Guinea 1866 48¢ with cert (BPA 1958) stating "perforation cut off" plus a spoof range on cover & Hagners basing Sudan camel design for Bahrain label, the cover showing boxed "By Express Camel"! Also Chile 1892/1909 range of used PSE's (7), Rhodesia & Nyasaland to 10/- x 2 diff used on album pages, 1890 cover to Switzerland with "Registered London" oval in brown red, bearing 5 vertical strips of 10 of "One Cent" surcharge on $3 Revenue, "Illustrated London News" extracts of 1859 & 1864 couple of other old articles incl Burke & Wills, Sutherland & Co private local postage labels ¼Boo & 1Boo (6 ea.) plus L.N. Williams article from "Stamp Collecting" (20/7/78) on varieties in these issues & other similar articles from "Stamp Magazine" (1979), "The Stamp Lover" (Jan-Feb 1854) & more. These locals are rare but only forgeries are present here. Also a Henan Province folder with recent stamps & miniature sheets valid in that province only. An interesting group with a conservative reserve.