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Portugal and Colonies
 
 
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Lot 389
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Portugal, 1893, "PROVISORIO" on King Luiz, 5r-80r complete (Scott 88-96), lovely color; #93, 96 no gum; #95 minor faults top right, on the whole, though, still a Very Fine set, tough stamps.
Scott $794.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 390

Portugal, 1894, Prince Henry the Navigator, 5r-1,000r complete (Scott 97-109), all o.g. ranging from barely hinged to paper remnants; condition varies a bit, with the 300r and 1000r each short a perforation, but overall still a lovely set, generally Very Fine.
Scott $1,598.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 391

Portugal, 1895-1905, King Carlos, 2½r-500r complete (Scott 110-131), great color and remarkably centered; a few stained or scuffed, still a Very Fine set overall, see it all on the web.
Scott $585.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 392

Portugal, 1895, St. Anthony of Padua, 2½r-1000r complete (Scott 132-146), one of the prettiest sets we've seen of this issue; all o.g., ranging from hinged to hinge remnants—but beatic on their face, 200r-1000r values are pristine, without the usual wrinkles; #133 with 3mm tear at left, #138 stained at left, Very Fine.
Scott $2,416.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 393

Portugal, 1912-26, Ceres Selection (Scott 207//421), not quite every Ceres Portugal issued…our collector was 35 short; we've looked through the high-values of the series, and while we're missing #225, what's here does include #217, 220, 226, 237, 249, 254, 298P, 298Q, 298T and 298U; our catalogue value is for these values only--and so our estimate is rather conservative, Very Fine overall, see the entire lot on our website.
Scott $1,925 for the highest values.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 394

Portugal, Prolific Collection, 1898-1927, setting sale with 1898's da Gama issue and ending with 1927's History set, a uniformly clean collection mounted on reproduction Scott pages; fresh throughout, with rich color and clean paper; no Ceres issues (offered separately in this sale); Postage Dues, Postal Tax & Dues, Parcel Posts, Newspaper, Franchise and Red Cross stamps included, Very Fine.
Scott $2,184.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 395

Portuguese Colonies: Angola, Virtually Complete Collection, 1870-1926, all lovingly hinged on reproduction Scott pages; starts with near-complete Crowns of 1870-85, and continues with complete Luiz and Carlos issues, nearly complete overprints (including #70-82 and 159-71), Ceres to the 2e value (#159H), Dues (#J11-J30) and Postal Tax and Postal Tax Dues, Very Fine, a great collection on which to build: by our count, you need 35 stamps for completion.
Scott $1,852.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 396

Portuguese Colonies: Azores, 1894, Prince Henry the Navigator complete (Scott 65-77), remarkably fresh set with rich color and clean perforations, o.g., hinge remnants; 5r no gum, 50r short gumming upper left and 300r with small pinhole, otherwise Very Fine overall.
Scott $616.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 397

Portuguese Colonies: Azores, 1895, St. Anthony of Padua complete (Scott 78-92), exquisitely bright and fresh set, o.g., hinge remnants; 15r with horizontal crease; 80, 100 & 150r no gum; 300r with small perforation thin bottom center, nonetheless, still a Very Fine set of this popular issue.
Scott $2,243.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 398

Portuguese Colonies: Azores, Portuguese Atlantic Collection, 1876-1925, with Funchal, Horta, Madeira and Ponta Delgada; nearly complete (needing by our count just four issues); a rough perforation here or there, but all in all a remarkably sound collection; catch the tradewinds, generally Very Fine, view all items on our website.
Scott $788.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 399

Portuguese Colonies: Azores, Astounding Collection, 1898-1927, sets sail with the Vasco da Gama Issue and finishes in port with Postage Due and Postal Tax/Due stamps; includes Kings Carlos and Manuel II, the latter also overprinted along with da Gama and #149-154; Castello-Branco and first two Independence issues, along with a few overprinted Ceres, Dues are complete, as is the very pretty set of Parcel Posts, fresh and bright throughout, generally Very Fine.
Scott approximately $850.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 400

Portuguese Colonies: Azores, 1912-25, Cheery Ceres Selection (Scott 155//237J), the 1912-21 series on black stockcards with the remaining issues neatly mounted on album pages; plenty to discover here, with paper and perforation varieties throughout; includes the elusive 20e pale tuquoise, sound with vibrant colors, Very Fine, a peach of a set; inspection invited.
Scott $930+.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 401

Portuguese Colonies: Cape Verde, Captivating Collection, 1877-1925, mounted on album pages, with a high degree of completion; includes First Issue Crowns, King Carlos, a strong run of overprints, Ceres to the 20E value, Postage Dues and Postal Tax & Dues stamps; note a few ragged perforations on a couple Crowns, but otherwise fresh and sound, Very Fine overall, view on the website.
Scott $1,179.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 402

Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1884-85, First Issue "Crown of Portugal" complete (Scott 1-15), great color; #4 no gum, Fine to Very Fine or better.
Scott $968.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 403
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Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1887, Local Surcharges, 5r-20r complete (Scott 24-28), set of 5 (mixed perfs), without gum as issued, Fine to Very Fine, #27 signed "ABH".
Scott $535.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 404
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Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1894, King Carlos, 5r-300r complete (Scott 46-57), set of 12, a pretty series, with just a hint of dirt marring #52; otherwise, a fresh and bright set, o.g. or without gum as issued.
Scott $455.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 405
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Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1898-1903, King Carlos, ½a-78a complete (Scott 75-103), set of 29, o.g. or without gum (most as issued), Very Fine overall.
Scott $720.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 406
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Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1913, "REPUBLICA" (Local Overprint on King Carlos), 6a-18a complete (Scott 171-182), set of 12, without gum as issued; slight discoloration to #179, otherwise a Very Fine set.
Scott $513.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 407

Portuguese Colonies: Macao, 1913, Ceres, ½a-3p complete (Scott 210-225), set of 16, choice, generally Very Fine.
Scott $525.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 408

Portuguese Colonies: Macao, Solid Selection, 1885-1925, starting with 1885 overprints on Crown issue, carries on with da Gama, King Luiz (regular and overprinted) and overprinted King Carlos issues, #159d, 161, along with Dues, Postal Tax & Dues, Newspaper and War Tax stamps; a very pretty collection, Very Fine as a whole.
Scott $3,094.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Current Bid$400
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Lot 409

Portuguese Colonies: Mozambique, District Posts, 1894-1925, comprising Inhambane (complete 1902-17, less #88), Kionga 1916, Lourenço Marques (solid selection 1894-1921), Nyassa (complete 1897-1925, less #47-48), Quelimane and Tete (both complete), including Back-of-the-Book; fresh with exceptionally nice centering across each collection, Very Fine.
Scott $1,530.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 410

Portuguese Colonies: Mozambique, Sound Selection, 1895-1927, mounted on album pages, starting from the 1895 St. Anthony Anniversary overprints and continuing with King Carlos, all three sets of da Gama overprints, and a range of Ceres issues (including the 20E value), along with Semi-Postals, Dues, War Tax and Postal Tax issues; clean throughout, Very Fine, view all online.
Scott $1,280.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 411

Portuguese Colonies: Mozambique Company, Select Collection, 1892-1925, a simply beautiful, near-complete Colony, all mounted on album pages; with the exception of a handful of regular issues and Semi-Postals, everything is here, with almost all stamps bright on fresh paper, Very Fine, worth viewing on our website.
Scott $674.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 412

Portuguese Colonies: Nyassa, 1918, "Republica" overprints complete (Scott 63-80), great color, clean paper and crisp, clear overprints; a lovely series, Fine to Very Fine with better individual stamps, all fractional values signed various.
Scott $472.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 413

Portuguese Colonies: Portuguese Africa, Quartet of Collections, 1893-1926, with issues from Portuguese Africa, Congo, Guinea and Zambesia; degree of completion varies, but each country/entity is fresh and clean throughout; includes Guinea Ceres to the 20E value, Back-of-the-Book where issued and a wealth of overprints, Very Fine, be sure to check it out on our website.
Scott $1,317.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 414

Portuguese Colonies: Portuguese India, Useful Collection, 1898-1925, comprising King Carlos sets, both regular and overprinted, Ceres issues, 1904 & 1911 Postage Due sets, plus Postal Tax and Postal Tax Due issues; very fresh with remarkable centering, Very Fine.
Scott $527.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 415

Portuguese Colonies: St. Thomas & Prince, Crowns to Ceres Collection, 1869-1925, all the classic designs in one package; missing a couple sets along the way, but a good degree of completion—and the album pages are pristine, so you can easily fill in those empty spaces; stamps are fresh throughout and sound; includes regular issues, Dues, Postal Tax and Postal Tax Dues stamps, Very Fine on the whole, see it all on our website.
Scott $914.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 416

Portuguese Colonies: Timor, Confident Collection, 1885-1925, superb degree of completion with stamps that are on the whole bright, clean and fresh; from First Issue "Timor"-overprinted Crowns, through Luiz, Carlos, da Gama and Ceres, you'll find all the major themes and series present; Dues, Postal Tax and Postal Tax Dues included as well, Very Fine, see it all on our website.
Scott $1,799.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 417

Romania, 1871, Prince Carol, 5b-25b complete (Scott 43-47), each with sharp color and full margins all around; hinged, Very Fine.
Michel 26-28, 30.
Scott $480.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 418

Romania, 1872, Prince Carol, Paris Print, 1½b-50b complete (Scott 53-59), o.g., very lightly hinged, choice, Fine to Very Fine+.
Michel 36-42.
Scott $535.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 419

Romania, Robust Collection, 1865-1928, one of the nicest, most complete Romania collections you'll see; starts with #22-24, and runs essentially complete (lacking just a handful of series) through 1928—and nearly without exception fresh, clean and bright; plenty of Carols, Postal Service Anniversary issue, Pictorials, the Exposition set, Ferdinands, Semi-Postals, Dues, Parcel Post and Postal Tax/Due sets; also features complete Austrian Occupation issues, solid German Occupations, even a few Offices in the Turkish Empire stamps, Very Fine on the whole, be sure to view on our website.
Scott $4,587.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Current Bid$600
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