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Sale : 770
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014

Lot 1839 - 20 July 1840 1d Mulready Letter-sheet uprated with 1d Black to New York - sold for £40,000 Lot 1196 - 16 July 1839 Entire Adelaide to Tasmania, from the first South Australian Colonial Secretary - sold for £1200 Lot 1368 - 26 Feb. 1920 Airmail cover to Melbourne with tied "Ross-Smith" stamp - sold for £1500 Lot 1343 - 8 Sep. 1858 Victoria Registered Entire to Italian States with remarkable franking - sold for £11,000 Lot 886 - 1871 Hong Kong 30c mauve with rare "H62" cancel - sold for £480
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  • Oct 06, 2014

    Our December Auctions will feature:-

    The Legendary “Francois Piat Dewavrin Collection of Jamaica, 1687-1867” with many significant rarities acquired from the major collections dispersed over the last 30 years....

  • About Cavendish

    Cavendish Auctions was established in 1952 and for over 60 years has provided outstanding philatelic expertise and service to thousands of clients around the world.  It remains one of the few ‘consignment-only’ auction houses in the world and has been dubbed ‘The Collectors’ Favourite Auction House’.  Cavendish holds at least 4 public auctions annually,  producing superb handbook catalogues which are distributed worldwide.   Renowned for its professionalism and personal approach, Cavendish consistently delivers the highest net returns to vendors.  Buyers can rely on the expert descriptions, unrivalled knowledge and customer service delivered by the Cavendish team, many of whom are collectors and exhibitors who intimately understand the hobby.   Please do not hesitate to contact us with any enquiry about buying, selling or collecting stamps and postal history.