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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 Lot 1196 - 16 July 1839 Entire Adelaide to Tasmania, from the first South Australian Colonial Secretary Lot 1368 - 26 Feb. 1920 Airmail cover to Melbourne with tied "Ross-Smith" stamp Lot 1343 - 8 Sep. 1858 Victoria Registered Entire to Italian States with remarkable franking Lot 886 - 1871 Hong Kong 30c mauve with rare "H62" cancel
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  • Aug 13, 2014

    The David McNamee Van Dieman’s Land (Tasmania) Postal History 1805-53,|||| The Eddie Lawrence Collections of Hong Kong & The Treaty Ports, 1811-1904,|||| The Derek Seaton, Collections of British Post Offices Abroad & British Stamps used abroad.

    We are delighted to offer this collection which won the National Grand Award (USA) in 2005. It is exceptionally comprehensive with an extraordinary number of unique or exceedingly rare items and explores all the important markings, rates, routes, registered, official, military and inwards mail.

  • 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.