WORLD LOT in a box material in various albums and stockbooks, noted European ranges and collections mint and used, GB FDCs, loose in packets on and off paper, mixed on cards, commercial mail, event covers, allsorts here, 1000s.
1986 Royal Wedding 3 autographed Birthright regd charity covers signed by Major Ferguson, Susan Ferguson (Sarah's parents), and Lindka Cierach (wedding dressmaker) all fine limited edition and each has £1 defin tied on reverse by Dummer Basingstoke CDS cancels. Original price list from Rembrandt accompanies selling at £6.95 each July 1986.
BRAZIL: 1962 Disaster Mail long airmail envelope from Sap Paulo to Belgium recovered from Pan-Air Brasil flight which crashed on take off at Rio de Janeiro on 20th August 1962. Two line Aviao Sinistrado / Avion Sinistre handstamp on obverse, repair tape added at Brussels and Antwerp receiving h/s. Usual faults with such an item.
1911-12 A collection of ephemera from The Viking Cruising Company. Includes Passenger list, menus, itinerary, and a programme of a concert given on the quarterdeck Monday July 1st 1911. Interesting lot.
1918 Items relating to the late John Threlfall Second Manchester rifle Volunteers. National Registration Identity card, certified copy of attestation, certificate of demobilization and item relating to POW capture. Handle with extreme care please.
1981 Royal Wedding substantial collection in 6 special albums in a heavy carton with enormous amount of miniature sheets, complete sets unmounted mint for Br. Commonwealth countries, some slipcases damaged but stamps are all very fine.
2000 18th Birthday of Prince William - Unmounted mint miniature sheet stock for Falkland Islands SG MS880(89), Br. Virgin Isles SG 1046 (70), & South Georgia & Sandwich Is. SG319 (89). Cat £2820. Only 6% cat.
A selection of 25 British Commonwealth stamps on two cards. All stamps clean and with crisp cancels. Includes Gibraltar pair of 2½d blue, Freetown cancel on KEVII 1D red and Ranohi cancel on QV India 1 anna 6 pies.