September Auction Online

Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries Postage Stamps and Postal History

Wednesday 28th September 11am & 2pm
Thursday 29th September 11am & 2pm

A specialised auction of nearly 1,800 lots, the property of 125 vendors, including a further offering from the extensive and unusual all World collection formed by the late Dr Ronnie Straus, FRPSL, of Wimbledon and featuring the renowned collection of Kuwait formed by Francis Kiddle RDP, FRPSL; the specialised Richard Stroud collection of Orange Free State, Ceylon featuring King George V Key Type from the collection of John Sussex RDP, FRPSL; fine New Zealand formed by Captain Peter Lay; the remarkable collection of ‘Steamship Lines to the Caribbean’ formed by Michael Rego; China with a virtually complete collection of the People’s Republic issues 1949–99; the fascinating ‘Joyce’ hoard of Great Britain overprinted stamps, including full sheets of Bahrain Castles; the fine collections formed by Miss Mary Betts of Dorking Philatelic Society and a portion of the extensive collection offered by order of the executors of the late Mr E. Veltman.

Public Viewing
Friday 23rd September 9.30 am to 5 pm
Monday 26th September 9.30 am to 5 pm
Tuesday 27th September 9.30 am to 4 pm

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News item published on: 17 August, 2011