1865-2005 Collection used, mint or unmounted mint on a pile of Lighthouse hingeless printed leaves (13 hole, good condition) with a nice collection from early to modern commems noted 1926 long set to 200gr mint (Cat £175), 1928 Second Izmir long set mint (Cat £140), Printed Matter: 1892 10pa green, 1pi dull blue, 2pi orange-brown CDS used with fine IMPRIME boxed handstamp (Cat £417). Lovely clean lot ideal for expansion just needs one or two Lighthouse binders to make the beginnings of a lovely collection. Approx 825 all different.
1870s issues to 1936 Original collection on unpicked New Ideal printed pages with a nice mint and used range of approximately 225 different defins and commems incl 1905 to 25pi, 1908 to 2pi, 1915 Crescent overprint issues, 1916 to 5pi, 1919 overprints, etc, good representation. Useful lot mainly sound and fine, ideal to fill those gaps. (c225). Good catalogue value.
Fournier Forgery: Range of first issues 'used' (5), locals (3), plus 1913 100pi Ottoman pictorial design in imperf blk of six in grey-blue, 25pi green in tete-beche blk of 4, plus eleven surcharges and overprints on three pieces. (30),