1852-1983 A useful mint and used collection in a well filled Utile luxury album noted 1852 10c black (3), 1s red 1859 Imperf 11 values to 37½c used, 25c brown used (2, faults cat £900), 30c purple is f.u. (horiz. crease cat £375), 1865 roulette to 40c orange used, 1874 perf to 30c, 1906 incl 25c blue mint, 1926 Charlotte incl 1f red m, then good range of defins and commems to 1980s. 100 huge cat value in excess of £3500+. Album binder expensive new.
1874-1970s A mint & used collection on Scott printed album pages with a good range of defins and commems incl 1890s to middle vals m & u, 1910 to 1940s issues to middle values, 1947 Echternach set m (cat £60) etc, clean lot. (approx 480).
Classics range on 3 album pages with better cat items, some mixed condition mainly used noted 1852 10c black (faults), 1859 imperfs incl 25c brown used (tear, faults cat £400), 4c yellow CDS (cat £250), 40c orange, 1874 perf defins to 30c, incl 5c yellow f.u. (3), 1862 vals to 1f lilac (f.u. CDS cat £250), officials etc. Mixed but huge cat in excess of £1500+. (c110).
Officials: 1893 S.P. overprint complete sheet of 25 10c carmine mounted mint, reinforced with hinges in places on reverse with with R4/4 showing S or S.P. omitted variety, unlisted but Scott lists similar variety on 1882 2c at US$110. Faults in margins otherwise sound and scarce. Scott O65a cat $55 as sheet.