1953-1961 Attractive mint collection on leaves including 1953 Coronation blk of 4 m, 1954 set of 15 mint (cat £75), 1956 75th Anniv. set in mint blks of 4, 1961 complete set of 16 mint (cat £160), etc, nice little lot, cat £260+.
Collection fine used on leaves 1939-1950 incl 1939 set to $1, War Tax 1c & 2c, 1945 BMA set to 50c many cancelled with VICTORIA 26.12.1945 LABUAN in black, 1947 GR crown ovpt set to 50c, 1949 UPU, 1950 set to $2 etc, all sound, STC £225. (57).
Collection hinged mint on leaves 1939-1950 incl 1939 set to 50c, , War Tax 1c & 2c, 1945 BMA 4 vals to 25c, 1947 GR crown ovpt set to $5, 1948 RSW set, 1949 UPU, 1950 set to $2 etc, all sound, STC £490. (42).
Japanese Occupation: 1942 Complete set of 15 values to $5 unused without gum, this scarce set has unfortunately been immersed in water so some of the overprints and or colours are washed, tiny closed tear in margin on top value $5, believed to be expertised by Milo Rowell as a genuine set. Rare opportunity despite the condition, SG J1/15. Enormous cat value.