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    PACIFIC ISLANDS - OCEANIA, TONGA

    Lot 673
    Estimate: $7,500

    Balance of estate 1886-1980s housed on leaves, hagners, in envelopes, etc, strong in pre-1900 issues with KGII Proofs 1d (3), 2d (4), 4d (2), 8d (7), 1/- (5), few stamps with certificates, various Surcharge and overprint issues, Pictorials, some modern, etc, oddments in covers, postcards and PPCs, etc, mixed condition (few 1000)

     

    Lot 674
    Estimate: $4,000 Realised Price : $3,800

    Old-time range 1886-1899 on leaves, many better unused, some items of unknown status with varieties throughout, the 1899 Wedding page includes a 'long bar' block, a triple opt pair, an inverted opt pair used and a double opt pair on piece, very mixed condition throughout (100s). Vendors original cost in 1998 AU$14000

     

    Lot 675
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $320

    Collection in album 1886-1962, representative range with various sets, few varieties, etc, Surcharges, Officials, mixed condition (100s)

     

    Lot 676
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $800

    Collection in album 1886-1962, attractively annotated, representative range with useful varieties, etc, mixed condition (100s)

     

    Lot 677
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $500

    Duplicated range 1886-1968 in binder and on hagners, useful pickings throughout, mixed condition (100s). STC 5000

     

    Lot 678
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $190

    Duplicated range 1962-75 on hagners, many complete sets, some duplication in places, mostly mint/unmounted (100s)

     

    Lot 679
    Estimate: $750

    1886-88 King George I 1/- Die Proof in Green on thick card (55x72mm)

     

    Lot 680
    Estimate: $5,000 Realised Price : $4,800

    1892 Imperforate Proofs on wove paper, few affixed to card: Arms, showing subtle differences in design, 1d blue shades (20), black, carmine-pink and maroon; 4d black, brown, bright yellow-green; KGI Head with pulls (5, one in blue); 1d black, blue; 2d black or grey shades (19, three composite endorsed 'After hardening'); 8d lilac shades (3), chestnut (3), bright purple, black; 1/- chestnut (6), black or grey (28). Mixed condition, toning in places though majority are fine. Remarkable assembly and ideal for specialist (94 proofs)

     

    Lot 681
    Estimate: $1,000

    1893-1906 Arms 1d bisects on twelve pieces, mostly used with other values, 1895 1d Olive-Green (5), also 1897 Pictorials 1d and 3d (both unlisted), mixed condition (19 pieces). Catalogue if on cover 13950

     

    Lot 682
    Estimate: $500

    1894 Surcharges (SG 21-24ba group) collection on leaves with partial reconstruction of d on 4d, d on 1/- block of 18, 2d on 1/- Perf 12 mint (7, incl block of four) and used, plus 'No stop' mint (2, one in pair) and used, some varieties from ink stripping and/or interleaving adherence, mixed condition. Ex Colonel Evans

     

    Lot 683
    Estimate: $150

    1894 d on 1/- Brown, SG 22, left pane of sixty (6x10) with selvedge two sides showing varieties 'SURCHARCE' (SG 22a) and 'Small 'F' (SG 22b), each in the five positions, few small faults, large part o.g.

     

    Lot 684
    Estimate: $350

    1894 d on 1/- Brown, variety 'Surcharge double', SG 22c, part o.g. 1957 RPSL Cert

     

    Lot 685
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $230

    1895 (May) Surcharges (SG 25-28b group) on leaves comprising mint and used 1d on 2d (8), 1d on 2d (10), 2d on 2d gutter block of eight, 7d on 2d (7), few pairs or strips, mixed condition, some unused (33). Ex Colonel Evans

     

    Lot 686
    Estimate: $100

    1895 Surcharge 1d on 2d Pale Blue, SG 26, fine block of four

     

    Lot 687
    Estimate: $500

    1895 KGII Issues (SG 29-35 range) comprising 1d (12, eight used, one on piece with 1892 6d), 2d (66, including a reconstructed block of 36 showing Stop flaw (fault), also single, and 19 used, one showing Stop flaw), 5d (5, one used), Perf 12x11 (13, one used), 7d (26, including two blocks of six, single used), variable condition, some unused (approx 120)

     

    Lot 688
    Estimate: $150

    1895 KGII Issues (SG 32-35a range) on leaves, mostly mint including 1d (10, two bisected diagonally), 2d (29, including block of twenty - toned), 5d (18) and 7d (17, including pair with double vertical perfs), mixed condition (72)

     

    Lot 689
    Estimate: $4,000 Realised Price : $4,200

    1896 Tongan surcharge reading downwards typewritten d on 7d on 2d Pale Blue vertical marginal pair, variety 'Half-Penny- inverted', SG 37Af, minor blemishes, with part o.g., fresh for this. Possibly unique as a pair. Ex Colonel Evans

     

    Lot 690
    Estimate: $600

    1896 Tongan surcharge reading downwards typewritten d on 7d on Perf 12 2d Pale Blue, SG 37Ap, part o.g. 2002 Ceremuga Certificate

     

    Lot 691
    Estimate: $350

    1896 Tongan surcharge reading upwards typewritten d on 1d on Perf 12 2d Pale Blue, SG 36Ba, minor toning, small part o.g. 2004 Ceremuga Certificate

     

    Lot 692
    Estimate: $200

    1896 Tongan surcharge reading downwards and upwards typewritten d on 7d on 2d Pale Blue horizontal pairs, SG 37A and 37B, interleaving affixed, small part o.g./unused (4)

     

    Lot 693
    Estimate: $300

    1896 Tongan surcharge reading upwards typewritten d on 7d on 2d Pale Blue block of four, SG 37B, interleaving on reverse. Rare in blocks

     

    Lot 694
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $240

    1897-1944 range in stockbook containing various issues to 5/- (16), mostly in blocks, majority mint, many unmounted, mixed condition (100s). Cat approx 2100

     

    Lot 695
    Estimate: $250

    1897 Pictorials Imperf Colour Trials d orange, 6d brown and 2/6d purple on thick paper

     

    Lot 696
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1897 Pictorials Imperf Colour Trials 2/6d purple on thick paper, unoverprinted and overprinted 'SPECIMEN' (2)

     

    Lot 697
    Estimate: $200

    1897 Pictorials Imperf Colour Trials 5/- grey and green on thick paper, unoverprinted and overprinted 'SPECIMEN' (2)

     

    Lot 698
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $380

    1920 Proof of central vignette (Queen Salote's head) in Black on white surfaced paper (40x50mm), minor blemishes in surrounds

     

    Lot 699
    Estimate: $350

    1963 Gold Coinage Proofs for Postage 9d 'Coat-of-Arms' design in purple; Airmail 10d 'Coat-of-Arms' in black, green and purple; 1/1d 'Queen Salote' in black, purple and magenta; Official 15/- 'Coat-of-Arms' in black (8 proofs + 2 normals)

      

    Lot 700
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $220

    1960s-70s range of free form issues, many sets, oversize FDCs, etc (100s). Interesting lot

     

    Lot 701
    Estimate: $225 Realised Price : $170

    1987 Canoe Race 57s gutter strip, error 'Value omitted', SG 969a. Scarce

     

    Lot 702
    Estimate: $225 Realised Price : $280

    Officials: 1893 optd 'G.F.B.' 1d to 1/-, SG O1-O5, unused blocks of four, odd blemish (20). Cat 1000 as mint

     

    Lot 703
    Estimate: $50 Realised Price : $55

    Officials: 1980 self-adhesive 5s Bird without foliage, SG O213, scarce used example

     

    Lot 704
    Estimate: $150

    Postal Cards: 1906 1d colour view 'Nukualofa (single view)', H&G.1#1 used 1909 (8 Feb) Nukualofa to Auckland

     

    Lot 705
    Estimate: $150

    Postal Cards: 1906 1d colour view 'A Native Village', H&G.1#3 used 1909 (2 Sep) Haapai to Wellington, Nukualofa backstamp

     

    Lot 706
    Estimate: $150

    Postal Cards: 1906 1d colour view 'Blow Holes, Houma', H&G.1#4 used 1909 (1 May) Nukualofa to Wellington, arrival datestamp

     

    Lot 707
    Estimate: $150

    Postal Cards: 1906 1d colour view 'The Haamoga', H&G.1#8 used 1909 (Jul) Vavau to NZ, Nukualofa backstamp and Blenheim machine cancel, minor blemishes

     

    Lot 708
    Estimate: $225

    Postal Cards: 1911 1d with views in black, H&G.2, six different, generally fine unused

     

    Lot 709
    Estimate: $350

    Postal Cards: 1911 1d with views in brown, H&G.2b, seven different, generally fine unused

     

    Lot 710
    Estimate: $200

    Registered Envelopes: Selection comprising 1891 6d, 1892 6d new design (2, one CTO), 1893 (Jan) 4d, (Apr) issue (2), H&G.C1, 3, 6 and 7, some blemishes (6). Scarce group

     

    Lot 711
    Estimate: $1,250T

    Postal History: 1900 (20 Mar) cover (small faults) to New Zealand bearing Pictorial d (3), 2d and 3d bisected diagonally, tied by Vavua datestamps, backstamps of Nukulofa and Auckland. Unlisted and rare

     

    Lot 712
    Estimate: $1,250T

    Postal History: 1900 (20 Mar) cover (small faults) to New Zealand bearing Pictorial 1d (5) bisected diagonally, tied by Vavua datestamps, backstamps of Nukulofa and Auckland. Unlisted and rare

     

    Lot 713
    Estimate: $150

    Postal History: 1910 (Aug) use of 1d Postal Card with coloured view 'The British Residency' (H&G.1#7) to Victoria from 'Sofua' (Nukualofa), uprated with Fiji KEVII 1d tied by Levuka datestamps, message portion with Fiji machine cancel

     

    Lot 714
    Estimate: $75

    Postal History: 1914 (4 Dec) use of 'Tonga Government Gazette' printed wrapper to Sydney, double-circle 'TONGA GOVERNMENT/Printing/Department' scalloped cachet in violet, initialled in blue

     

    Lot 715
    Estimate: $100

    Postal History: 1967 (Apr) OHMS registered cover Nukulofa to Sweden bearing Official 10s on 1/- pair and 1p on 5/- two pairs, Numismatic Section cachet in violet, with stamp section sealing tape on reverse. Scarce commercial usage

     

    Lot 716
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $725

    Cover range in small box with useful Tin Can Mail, commercial and philatelic mail from 1920s onwards, duplication in places, many useful (few 100)

     

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