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This auction took place on 5 December 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 146 - French Colonies
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
658
 M
 Used
1880's-1960 valuable pre-independent M & U collection neatly presented in six matching Britannia albums on printed leaves in protectors, largely M covering approx 65 territories from Alaouites to Zanzibar, fine ranges of full or part sets incl. China, Indo China, Canton, Chungking, Hoikow, Kwanjchow, Mengtsz, Pakhoi, Yunnan Fu etc. As usual the condition is mixed throughout on such a substantial collection, although the pages are well filled there is much scope for improvement. £2500 to 3000 £2700.00
  • African Colonies
659   Used (on letter or envelope)
AFRICAN COLONIES proofs in full colour on card incl. Upper Volta 1963 flowers set (16), Niger 1964 flowers 5f & 30f, 1978 Palestine 40f + 5f plus Cameroun 1980 farming 50f & 60f, also Tchad 1971 1000f Egret - imperf vertical strip of three. Interesting lot. (26) £40 to 50 N/S
  • Indo-China
660
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
INDO CHINA 1929 first flight Indo China-France, reg'd cover with 1/5, 4/5c & $1 Foundation of Saigon, Phnom Penh c.d.s, blue pictorial air cachet, via Saigon-c.d.s., to Paris contains letter from the Mayor of Phnom Penh, mentioning inauguration of the Air Service. £35 to 45 N/S
661
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
INDO CHINA 1929 reg airmail cover franked 1f.50 Pasteur & 10f Merson with Bourget Aviation c.d.s., but crashed after Tunis, Courrier Accidente straight line h.s., returned to France & sent again via Hanoi-c.d.s. to NAM DINH-c.d.s. £35 to 40 £30.00
  • Morocco
662   Used (on letter or envelope)
MOROCCO covers c1901-56 military, airmail, registered & censored items with a useful range of frankings & cancellations, 1950's FDC's (5) & range of earlier stamps on stock cards. (34 & stamps) £50 to 60 N/S
  • Polynesia
663
Used (on letter or envelope)
POLYNESIA 1913 1f (SG. 34) on QSL card to Dallas USA, tied by a circular Packet Boat cancel, Marine PO/RMS Makhra - c.d.s. alongside. £35 to 40 N/S
  • ZZ
664
  FRENCH COLONIAL GENERAL ISSUES 1859-84 range of general colonial issues incl. 1859 1c (2), 5c, 10c (2), 20c & 80c - all with good to fair margins, 1871-76 Eagle 1c SG.11, 25c Ceres SG.18 & 1876 10c SG.20, 1887 Peace & Commerce (H series) 4c, 5c (2 shades), 10c SG.27a&b, 20c, 25c, 40c, 75c & 1f plus 1872 2c, 4c, 10c, 15c & 20c, plus 1877 2c, 4c, 10c, 15c & 20c colour changes, 1881 (J series) 1c, 2c (2), 5c (2), 10c (2), 15c (2), 20c (2), 25 (both), 30c to 1f. Also 1884 Postage Dues 5c, 10c, 20c & 40c (tight margins top & left side) plus 1893 10c SG.D74. Useful lot for further development. (51) ST.Cat. £483 £55 to 85 £92.00
665
 Used
ALGERIA 1924-57 collection of U on 31 albums leaves. Good coverage but rather patchy from 1947 incls. 1924 stamps of France optd 'Algeria' (30c & 50c stamps have some treatable foxing), 1926 Postage Dues (excl. 5c, 20c & 25c), 1926 Postage Dues (excl. 1c), 1927 Postage Dues surcharged, plus 1927 (June) 1f surcharge. Also 1926 Pictorial set, 1927 Wounded Soldiers 2f + 2f & 5f + 5f, 1930 Centenary of French Occupation set, 1936-40 set amongst others. Some gaps noted after 1940. Inspection recommended. (332) ST.Cat. £1157 £130 to 170 N/S
666
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ANJOUAN, GREAT COMORO, MAYOTTE & MOHELI - Anjouan 1872-1912 collection of U on 21 album leaves comprising 1892 set, 1900 15c, 35c & 45c colour changes & range of 1912 surcharges to 10c on 75c. Grand Comoro, 1897 1c to 25c plus 1912 5c on 4c & 5c on 30c surcharges. Mayotte, 1892 1c, 2c, 4c, 25c, 40c, 50c & 1900 35c (SG.18) plus 1912 Surcharge set (narrow spacing). Moheli, 1902 1c to 25c + 35c, 40c, 50c & 5f. Also 1906 5c & 10c on 40c, 10c on 45c & 10c on 50c. Comoro Islands, 1950-73 starting with 1950 set then patchy coverage to 1975 Identification of Leprosy Bacillus set. Inspection recommended. (148) ST.Cat. £1109 £140 to 190 £140.00
667
  CAMEROUN & CHAD collection on 23 album leaves incl. Cameroun 1916-17 Occupation opts set (excl. 1c & 30c SG.30/35), 1916 stamps of Congo optd 'Cameroun' (excl. 4c, 10c & 40c), 1925 set (excl. 1f), 1925 (May) 1927 new vals & colours (excl. 50c, 60c, 1f10c & 1f75c SG.101b). Remaining issues to 1959 have some gaps but form a good base for extension. Chad issues incl. 1922 4c & 10c, 1924 (Sep) set (excl. 20c, 45c, 60c, 75c & 90c + 3f & 5f) plus 1925 1f25c & 10f surcharges. (206) ST.Cat. £899 £100 to 130 £120.00
668
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DIEGO-SUAREZ, NOSSI BE & ST MARIE DE MADAGASCAR 1890 - circa 1895 small collection of U on 14 album leaves comprising Diego Suarez 1890-94 incl. 1890 Colonies Type J 15c surcharges, 1890 (Sep) set of four, 1891 (Sep) 5c Postage Due, 1891 (Nov) 5c on 50c, 1892 optd 'Diego Suarez' to 25c + 75c & 1f, 1892 Postage Dues with vals to 60c, 1892 (Nov) inscribed 'Diego Suarez Dependencies' to 1f, 1894 (Jan) ditto but inscribed 'Diego Suarez' only. Nossi Be 1891 15c on 20c, 1893 (Feb) 25c on 20c & 1894 (Jan) to 5c. An interesting & attractive lot. (66) ST.Cat. £3197 £375 to 450 £460.00
669
 Used
FRENCH ANTARCTIC TERRITORIES 1955-87 collection of U on 25 album leaves. Good coverage to 1983 though missing 1963 Airs, 1966 Concorde etc. but many highly priced individual stamps and sets noted. Rather patchy from 1983 but still a solid base for development & completion. Inspection recommended. (136) ST.Cat. £3320 £400 to 500 N/S
670
 Used
FRENCH CONGO & MIDDLE CONGO 1891-1933 collection of U on 9 album leaves comprising 1892 5c on 25c (SG.6), 1892 set (excl. 30c), 1900 set (excl. 30c, 1f & 5f), 1907 Middle Congo set (excl. 50c), 1916 Red Cross (both), 1922 5c, 25c, 3c & 50c colour changes, 1924 range of surcharges to 20f on 5f, 1924 'Afrique Equatorial Francais' opt set (excl. 6 vals), 1931 Colonial Exhibition 50c & 1f50c & finally, 1933 Pictorials set (excl. 15c, 20c, 65c & 90c) Total 105 stamps. ST.Cat. £961 £120 to 160 £340.00
671
 Used
FRENCH INDIAN SETTLEMENTS 1892-1955 collection of U on 13 album leaves incl. 1892 to 25c + 1f, 1900 10c & 35c colour change, 1914 to 15c + 30c & 1f, 1916 Red Cross (both), New Currency set (excl. 10ca & 2fa, 12ca), 1929 (Sep) set, then quite patchy to 1954 Anniv of Liberation. (88) ST.Cat. £527 £70 to 90 £110.00
672
 Used
FRENCH POLYNESIA, TAHITI & OCEANIC SETTLEMENTS 1893-1981 collection of U on 50 album leaves comprising Tahiti 1893 opts on 5c &15c (SG.10 & 12) plus 1903 10c on 25c (SG.58). Oceanic Settlements 1892 set, 1900 colour changes, 1913-15 set with extra 15c shade, 1916 range of 5 different surcharges + 1916 registered letter franked with 2 pairs of 5c on 10c (SG.41) then good but not complete to 1956 incl. 1921 10c on 25c surcharges, 1922 set (excl. 2 vals) & 1926 Postage Dues. Finally, attractive range of French Polynesia to 1981. Some gaps in places but worth further development. (295 + m/s & 1 cover) ST.Cat. £2906 £300 to 360 £300.00
673
 Used
FRENCH EQUATORIAL AFRICA 1936-58 collection of U on 18 album leaves incl. 1936 stamps of Middle Congo & Gabon optd, 1937 Paris International Exhibition, 1937 Postage & Air sets, 1939 50th Anniv of French Revolution, 1940 'France Libre' issues (large part complete) plus 6f50 & 8f Airs, 1941 Free French issue, 1946 Airs & 1947 set complete, amongst others. (233) ST.Cat. £1372 £170 to 220 £260.00
674
 Used
FRENCH GUIANA & DE L'INDE 1892-1947 collection of U on 16 album leaves incl. 1892 Commerce design Type J optd 'Guyane' with vals 4c to 35c, 1892 (Nov) set (excl. 75c), 1900 5c, 10c, 25c & 2f, 1904 set, 1912 5c on 2c, 4c, 25c & 30c, 1915 Red Cross (both), 1922 New Colours set, 1922 surcharges, 1924 90c to 3f surcharges then good, but not complete coverage to 1947 Airs. Also a small range of stamps of De L'Inde. (164) ST.Cat. £1501 £200 to 300 £280.00
675
 Used
FRENCH GUINEA 1892-1942 collection of U on 12 album leaves incl. 1892 1c to 15c, 25c, 40c & 1f, 1904 Fulas Shepherd set (excl. 20c, 75c, 2f & 5f), 1905 Postage Dues set, 1906-07 set (excl. 2f & 5f), 1912 range of surcharges (narrow spacing), 1913 'Ford at Kitim' set, 1922 new values & colours (excl. 20c SG.38, 30c SG.91, 50c SG.94 & 75c SG.98), 1922 range of surcharges to 20f on 5f, then fairly complete to 1942 Air. (155) ST.Cat. £961 £130 to 180 £140.00
676
 Used
FRENCH MOROCCO 1891-1955 collection of U on 34 album leaves incl. 1891 surcharges on Peace & Commerce of France with vals to 1p on 1f, 1896 5c & 30c Postage Dues, 1902 Surcharges set, 1911 Arabic surcharge set, 1914 'Protectorate' opts set, 1917 pictorials (excl. 2f), then good coverage to 1955 Airs set, incl. 1922 Airs set & 1923 set amongst others. (434) ST.Cat. £2291 £250 to 300 N/S
677
 Used
FRENCH TOGO 1914-57 collection on 23 album leaves incl. 1914 Franco/Anglais Occupation opt 10 on 5pf on German Yacht issue, 1916 opt on stamps of Dahomey with vals to 2f, 1921 'Togo' opt set to 5f (excl. 40c), 1922 surcharges (excl. 60c SG.77), 1925 Postage Due set incl. 5c variety, 1927 Postage Dues & good range of later issues incl. 1959 Red Cross set, complete with 3 M/Sheets in perf & imperf form. ST.Cat. £1484 (253 + 6 M/S) £220 to 250 £270.00
678
 Used
FRENCH PO's IN CHINA 1894-1911 small collection on 4 album leaves with stamps of France overprinted incl. 1894 'Peace & Commerce' optd 'China' with values 5c (both shades), 10c (3), 15c (2), 20c, 25c (2), 30c, 40c, 50c (3), 75c, 1f & 2f, 1901-07 5c & 10c Postage Dues, 1902 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson stamps inscribed 'China' 5c (2), 10c, 15c, 25c, 40c, 50c, 1f & 5f, 1907 stamps of 1902 surcharged (excl. 2c), 1911 surcharges (excl. 20c) & 1911 4c on 10c, 20c & 50c plus 1922 5c on 25c. A useful lot in good condition. (47) ST.Cat. £390 £50 to 70 £62.00
679
 Used
FRENCH PO's IN CRETE 1902-03 small range of U issues comprising 1902 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson stamps of France inscribed Crete with values 1c to 10c plus 25c, 30c & 50c to 5f, 1903 surcharges 1pi on 25c, 8pi on 2f & 20pi on 5f. Useful lot in fine condition. (15) ST.Cat. £487 £60 to 80 £92.00
680
 Used
FRENCH PO's IN EGYPT, ALEXANDRIA, PORT SAID, LEVANT ETC. 1899-circa 1921 collection of U on 11 album leaves. Alexandria 1899 3c of France optd 'Alexandria,' 1902 Blanc, Mouchon & Merson design Alexandria set, 1921 2m on 5c & 10m on 25c, 1921 (May) surcharges to 30m on 1f, 1923 surcharges 4m on 10c & 15m on 50c, 1925 surcharges to 60m on 2f (excl. 2m, 4m, 5m & 6m). Port Said 1902 (Oct) set (excl. 15c SG.128a). Tangier 1818 set (excl. 30c). Levant 1855-1923 comprising 1855 set of 3, 1886 1p on 25c (2) & 1p on 50c (2), 1902 to 30c & 1921 New Currency set. Kavalla 1893 stamps of France optd Cavalle 10c, 15c (2) & 25c. (102) ST.Cat. £499 £65 to 85 £82.00
681
 Used
FRENCH PO's IN ZANZIBAR 1894-1902 range of U issues on 3 album leaves incl. 1894 Commerce & Peace stamps of France optd ½a on 5c, 1a on 10c, 1½ on 15c, 2½a on 25c, 3a on 30c, 4a on 40c, 5a on 50c & 10a on 1f, 1896 with opt vals to 50a on 5f (12 stamps, not the complete set), 1897 set of Postage Dues & 1902 surcharges to 3a on 30c + 10a & 20a. Useful lot with some good postmarks. Inspection recommended. (32) ST.Cat. £796 £100 to 140 £330.00
682
 Used
GUADELOUPE 1876-1947 collection of U on 18 album leaves incl. 1876 15c (SG.D1) & 30c (SG.D3), 1884 20c on 30c & 25c on 35c surcharges on French Colonies Type H, 1884 (July) 5c (2), 20c, 35c & 50c Postage Dues, 1889 (Jan) set of 3, 1889 surcharges 5c on 1c, 15c on 20c & 25c on 30c, 1891 5c on 10c & 5c on 1f, 1891 (Sep) optd 'Guadeloupe' 30c on Colonies issue Type G, 1892 (Nov) set, 1892 (Dec) colour changes, 1905 (July) set & 1915 (May) set, amongst others. Good, but not complete to 1947 incl. 1928 set (excl. 1f25c SG.134) & 1935 West Indies Tercentenary. (204) ST.Cat. £2544 £325 to 400 N/S
683
 Used
GULF OF BENIN, DAHOMEY & DEPENDENCIES + FEZZAN 1893-circa 1942 collection on 16 album leaves. Benin 1893 (March) with vals to 75c (excl. 1c, 2c & 5c), 1894 complete set inscribed 'Benin only' plus 1894 20c Postage Due. Dahomey 1899 set (excl. 50c SG.12, 75c, 2f & 5f), 1906 General Faidherbe set to 50c (excl. 20c & 45c) plus 5f, 1906 Postage Dues set, 1912 range of 5c & 10c surcharges, 1913 Palm Tree issue plus extra shades, 1914 Postage Dues (excl. 5c), 1915 5c surcharge, 1922 colour changes, 1922-27 surcharges, 1925-39 set, 1927 Postage Dues & range of later issues to 1942 Airs. Fezzan 1946 Map & Fort at Sebha set, 1948 100f & 200f Airs & 1949 8f to 15f, 25f & 50f. (197) ST.Cat. £1518 £200 to 300 £200.00
684
 Used
INDO-CHINA & INDO-CHINESE PO's 1886-1949 collection of U on 44 albums leaves. Indo-China issues incl. 1886 5c on 2c & 5c on 25c, 1888 1c on 2c & 1c on 4c, 1892 1c to 5f, 1900 (Dec) set + extra 5c, 1904 set to 5f, 1905 Postage Dues, 1907 set to 2f then useful coverage to 1949. Also range of Indo-China PO's incl. General issues for Canton (1901-19), Chungking, Hoihow, Kwangchow, Mengtsz, Pakhoi & Yunnanfu. An interesting collection worth further development. (627) ST.Cat. £4664 £600 to 750 £900.00
685
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ISSAS, FRENCH WEST AFRICA & GABON Issas 1967-76 collection of U on range of issues - not complete but incl. 1967 Postage set. French West Africa 1945-59 incl. 1945 defins set (excl. 70c), 1946 Airs, 1947 set, 1947 Postage Dues (excl. 2f, 3f & 20f) then a large part complete to 1959. Gabon 1904-60 incl. 1904 2c, 1910 (Feb) to 20c + 35c, 1910 (Dec) to 25c + 35c, 1924 to 5f (excl. 2c, 35c, 45c, 65c & 1f10c) amongst others. Good lot for expansion. (328) ST.Cat. £1120 £135 to 180 £170.00
686
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IVORY COAST 1906-60 collection of U on 11 album leaves incl. 1906-07 to 50c + 5f, 1913 River Scene set incl. some extra values, 1915 Red Cross, 1922 set (excl. 45c & 1f19c), 1922 (Jan) surcharges to 60c on 75c, 1924 surcharges 90c on 75c, 1f25c on 1f, 1f50c on 1f & 3f on 5f, then large part complete to 1960. (137) ST.Cat. £641 £75 to 100 £115.00
687
 Used
MADAGASCAR, MALAGASY REPUBLIC & MALI 1891-circa 1960 collection of U on 28 album leaves incl. 1891 10c & 25c (SG.10 & 12), 1895 (Feb) Post Francaise - Madagascar 1f, 1894 1c, 2c, 4c, 10c, 20c to 40c, 75c & 1f, 1896 inscribed Madagascar & Dependencies with vals to 1f, 1900 colour changes 5c, 10c, 15c & 35c, 1902 (June & Aug) surcharges, 1903 set, 1908 Transport set, then quite well covered to 1960. £200 to 240 £250.00
688
 Used
MARTINIQUE 1886-1947 collection of U on 18 albums leaves comprising 1886 surcharges on Colonies Type J, 1c & 5c on 20c, 1888 ditto 1c on 2c, 1c on 4c, 5c on 25c, 5c on 30c, 5c on 40c, 15c on 20c & 15c on 25c, 1891 Postage Dues (surcharge in black) set of 4, 1903 optd 'Timbre Post/Colis Postaux' 15c on 20c, 1892 Colonies Type J optd 1892 Martinique 5c & 15c on 25c, 1892 (Nov) set & 1899 colour changes, 190-17 set, 1912 surcharges (narrow spacing), 1915 Red Cross, 1922 to 1f50 (excl. 30c SG.93 & 94 & 60c on 1f10c), then fair coverage to 1947. (166) ST.Cat. £1051 £140 to 180 N/S
689
 Used
MAURITANIA & NEW CALEDONIA 1883-circa 1944 VFU collection in spring back album. Mauritania 1906-44 rather fragmented range of issues incl. 1906 2c, 1913 1c to 10c, 30c, 45c & 1f to 5f, 1915 Red Cross, 1922 5c, 25c to 35c, 50c & 90c, 1922 (Sep) small range of surcharges to 20f on 5f & a scattering of later. New Caledonia 1886-1978, better noted incl. 1884 5c on 40c (3) - one opt inverted & 5c on 1f (2) - one inverted), 1892 Nlle Caledonie opt on 5c, 10c, 25c (SG.24 & 25), 1892 (Nov) set, 1892 (Dec) 5c on 20c, 5c on 75c (2), 10c on 1f plus 5c on 20c opt inverted, 1899 (Dec) range of surcharges to 15c on 2f, 1900 50th Anniv of Annexation & 1903 Postage Dues, 1904 surcharges, 1905 set incl. extra 5f, 1905 Postage Dues set, then good but not complete to 1944. (458) ST.Cat. £3912 £450 to 650 £480.00
690
 Used
NEW HEBRIDES & NIGER 1925-80 collection of U on 23 album leaves. New Hebrides incl. 1925 10c, 20c, 50c & 60c, 1938 Gold Currency set & 1941 'France Libre' 5c & 20c. Remainder of the collection is rather patchy, but incl. 1972 (July) set (excl. 5c). Niger 1926 set to 20f (excl. 3c, 30c SG.40, 45c (both), 70c, 90c (both) & 1f10c), then gap to 1959-62 set (excl. 10f) amongst others. (131) ST.Cat. £1147 £140 to 180 £140.00
691
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OBOCK & SOMALI COAST 1892-1966 collection of U on 29 album leaves. Obock 1892 (Tablet Type) to 15c, 1894 on quadrille paper set, 1894-1902 to 5f, 1902 range of surcharges to 10c on 10f + 5c on 30c. Somali Coast 1902 set to 25c (excl. 20c, 25c & 25c SG.128) + 1f, then useful range of issues to 1966 incl. 1915 set, 1923 surcharges & 1925 set (excl. 1f10c & 1f25c) plus 1941 Airs & 1943 defins (Djibouti) amongst others. (254) ST.Cat. £1775 £200 to 250 £200.00
692
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REUNION 1885-1974 collection of U on 41 album leaves. Useful early issues incl. 1855 Type A of the General Colony types 25c on 45c, type F 5c on 40c (2 shades) & type H 5c on 30c, 5c on 40c, 10c on 40c & 20c on 30c, 1899 range of Postage Dues to 30c, 1891 optd 'Reunion' 40c type F, 80c type G, 40c type H, 2c to 35c type J, 1891 2c on 20c surcharge, 1891 (Dec) 2c on 20c (3 settings), 1892 set, 1894-1906 various surcharges, 1907 set, then good coverage to 1949 & onward with range of CFA overprints to 1974. (485) ST.Cat. £4136 £450 to 600 £480.00
693
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SENEGAL 1892-1939 collection of U on 14 album leaves incl. 1892 (Nov) set, 1900 5c, 10c & 15c colour changes, 1903 surcharge, 1905 set (excl. 1f & 5f), 1906 Postage Dues (excl. 30c), 1914 'Market' set, 1915 Postage Dues, 1921 new colours (excl. 30c) then virtually complete to 1935 Airs (excl. 2f90c) plus 1939 Rene Caille, 1939 New York Word Fair & 1939 (July) 4f75c + 4f Air. (169) ST.Cat. £1037 £120 to 170 £185.00
694
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ST. PIERRE & MIQUELON 1885-1988 collection of U on 36 album leaves incl. amongst others 1885 5c on 4c, 1885 (Aug) set of three, 1885 5c on 20c, 55c & 1f, 1891 15c on 30c & 40c, 1891 optd 'St. Pierre 7 Miquelon' on 10c in red & vals to 40c in black, 1891-92 (Nov) surcharges, 1892 (4th Nov) set of three, 1892 (Dec) set & 1900 colour changes, 1909 Fisherman set, then good but not complete to 1963 and rather patchy to 1988. An attractive collection ripe for further development. (502) ST.Cat. £4565 £550 to 750 £550.00
695
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SUDAN, FRENCH SUDAN, UPPER SENEGAL & NIGER 1894-1939 collection of U on 9 album leaves incl. Sudan, 1894 1c to 15c, 25c, 30c & 40c, 1900 15c colour changes. Upper Senegal & Niger 1903 to 15c, 1906 General Faiderbe to 75c + 5f & 1915 Toureg to 25c, 35c to 75c + 5f & 10f. French Sudan 1894 to 40c (excl. 20c), 1900 Tablet type 15c & 40c, 1914 Toureg set to 5f (excl. 30c, 1f & 2f), 1915 Red Cross, 1921 'Soudan Francais' opts set, 1922 surcharges (excl. 65c, 90c, 1f25c & 10f), 1925 colour changes (excl. 30c SG.125 & 65c to 1f50c), 1931 Sudanese Women set, 1931 International Colonial Exhib, 1937 Paris Exhib & Death of Rene Caillie set. (130) ST.Cat. £978 £140 to 180 £220.00
696
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TUNISIA 1888-1988 collection of U on 30 album leaves, most issues are well represented incl. some complete sets. Better early material incl. 1888 to 75c, 1888 set with some duplication, 1899 colour changes to 2f, 1901 Postage Dues (excl. 2f), 1906 set, range of 1908-17 surcharges, 1925 surcharges, 1926 set & much more. Inspection recommended to appreciate the scope of this lot. (231) ST.Cat. £1627 £170 to 220 N/S
697
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UBANGI, SHARI, CHAD & UPPER VOLTA 1915-30 small collection of U on 9 album leaves comprising 1915 stamps of Middle Congo optd 'Obangi - Chari - Tchad' to 10c + 20c, 25c & 50c to 2f, 1924 (Oct) optd set to 5f (excl. 10c SG.47, 45c & 1f10c), 1925 surcharges (excl. 3f & 5f) & a scattering of later to 1930. (61) ST.Cat. £593 £70 to 90 £86.00
698
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WALLIS & FORTUNA ISLANDS 1920-78 collection of U on 18 album leaves. Period to 1946 is well covered and incl. stamps of New Caledonia optd with values to 50c + 2f & 5f 1920 Postage Dues set (excl. 20c & 1f), 1922 set (excl. 10c SG.20 & 30c SG.24), 1922 surcharges, 1924 surcharges, 1930 set to 3f (excl. 20c, 25c, 35c, 40c, 75c & 1f10c), 1941 'France Libre; set (missing 7 vals) & 1943 Postage Dues (excl. 30c) amongst others. (170) ST.Cat. £2864 £330 to 400 £520.00
 
   
       
   
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