Indian Thematic Society

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ITS Postal Auction No.75 – Last Date: 18th February 2017











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Bidding increments are up to Rs.100 by Rs.5, Rs.101 to 300 by Rs.10, Rs.301 to 600 by Rs.25, Rs.601 to
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French India – 1903 – Revenue stamp surcharged in Black – The bottom of the stamp cut off – Scott 24 –
Used and hinged – High Catalogued – Rs.400.
Netherlands Indies – 1864 – King William III – 10c – Red – Imperf – Used & hinged – SG1 – Cat. < £100 –
Rs.1500.
Netherlands Indies – 1908 – SG142/58 – 17v – Used & hinged – Rs.260.
India – 1926 – SG259 – King George VI – Block of four with gutter – Rs.130.
India – 1939 – SG0135/41 – Set of seven stamps – Officials – Unused Mint with minor adhesive disturbance
due to hinge-remains – Cat. £60 – Rs.900.
India – 1940/43 – SG265/77 – KGVI Definitves – 14v – Lightly hinged – Cat. £35 – Rs.500.
India – 1948 – SG305/8 – Mahatma Gandhi – Very Fine Used – Rs.5200.
India – 1966 – SG532 – Gopal Krishna Gokhale – First Day Cover & Information sheet both stamped and
cancelled at Bombay GPO – Rs.25.
India – 1966 – SG533 – Acharya Mahavir Prasad Divedi – First Day Cover & Information sheet both
stamped and cancelled at Bombay GPO – Rs.25.
India – 1966 – SG540 – Family Planning – First Day Cover cancelled at Bombay GPO & Information sheet
without stamp – Rs.20.
India – 1969 – SG584 – Dr Martin Luther King – First Day Cover & Information sheet both stamped and
cancelled at Bombay GPO – Rs.25.
India – 1969 – SG589 – Jallianwala Bagh Massacre, Amritsar – First Day Cover & Information sheet both
stamped and cancelled at Bombay GPO – Rs.30.
India – 1970 – SG607 – C N Annadurai – First Day Cover & Information sheet both stamped and cancelled
at Bombay GPO – Rs.25.
India – 1978 – SG901 – National Small Industries Fair New Delhi – First Day Cover with place cancellation
of venue, Pragati Maidan New Delhi – Rs.70.
India – 1980 – SG963 – Welthy Fisher – First Day Cover cancelled at Bombay – Rs.20.
India – 1981 – SG1011 – Indian Space Research Achievement; SLV3 – First Day Cover with cancellation of
Mumbai – Rs.25.
India – 1981 – SG1012/13 – First Asian Games, New Delhi – First Day Cover with two stamps, cancellation
of Bombay – Rs.40

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India – 1981 – SG1025 – Children's Day – First Day Cover with cancellation of Bombay – Rs.20.
India – 1982 – SG1037 – Birth Centenary of Picasso (painter) – First Day Cover with cancellation of Bombay
– Rs.40.
India – 1983 – SG1097 – Bombay Natural History Society; Great Indian Hornbill – First Day Cover with
cancellation of Ludhiana – Rs.70.
India – 1987 – SG1213 – Family Planning – Corner strip of twenty stamps – Rs.200.
India – 1988 – SG1307 – 50th Death Anniversary of Mohammad Iqbal (Poet) – Corner block of four stamps
– Rs.80.
India – 1988 – SG1325/26 – 40th Anniversary of Independence Bal Gangadhar Tilak; Swaraj is my Birthright
– Corner block of four se-tenant pairs with T/L – Rs.700
India – 1988 – SG1341 – 60p – INDIA-89 [Early cancellations] – Partial sheet of twelve stamps – Rs.900.
India – 1988 – SG1343 – 60p – Kanahiyalal M. Munshi – Corner Strip of ten stamps with Logo of INDIA-89 –
Rs.160.
India – 1989 – SG1356 – 60p – State Museum Lucknow – Corner Strip of 14 stamps with Logo of INDIA-89
– Rs.170.
India – 1989 – SG1358 – 60p – INDIA-89 [5th issue] – Partial sheet of twelve stamps – Rs.900.
India – 1989 – SG1359 – India-89; 5th issue – Panes of six stamps with T/L – Rs.750.
India – 1989 – INDIA-89; International Philatelic Exhibition, New Delhi – Complete Booklet with fourteen
different panes – Rs.380.
India – 1994 – SG1609 – Begum Akhtar (withdrawn issue) – Block of four with T/L – Rs.2400.
India – 1995 – SG1618 – Chhotu Ram – Corner block of four stamps – Rs.60.
India – 1997 – SG1709/10 – Centenary of the Philatelic Society of India – Block of four se-tenant pairs with
one side margin – Rs.700.
India – 1997 – SG1747/50 – Medicinal Plants – Complete sheet of six se-tenant blocks of four – Rs.450.
India – 1997 – SG MS1756 – Mother Teresa – Miniature Sheet – Rs.230.
India – 1998 – SG1805 – Gostha Paul, Footballer – Block of six stamps with one side margin – Rs.150.
India – 1999 – SG 1875/78 – 125th Anniversary of Universal Postal Union; Rural Arts & Crafts – Complete
set of four in block of four (Two corner blocks & two with one side margin) – Rs.600.
India – 1999 – SG1880/81 – Modern Master of Indian Classical Music; Ustad Allauddin Khan Saheb &
Musiri Subramania Iyer – Block of six stamps with one side margin – Rs.380.
India – 2000 – SG 1899/1903 – 50th Anniversary of Republic 2nd issue – Gallantry Award Winners – Corner
jointed two strips of se-tenant strip of five stamps with Traffic Lights – Rs.300.
India – 2000 – SG1904/05 – Millepex; National Stamp Exhibition, Bhubaneshwar – Endangered Species;
Turtles – First Day Cover of se-tenant pair with cancellation of Ludhiana – Rs.70.
India – 2002 – SG2056/59 – Bauddha Mahotsav Festival – Complete set of four stamps all in corner strip of
ten stamps, one is having T/L – Rs.1600.
India – 2002 – SG2069 – Golden Jubilee of Parliament of India – Block of four stamps – Engraved stamps –
Rs.60.
India – 2002 – SG2076 – Sree Thakur Satyananda – Block of four stamps with T/L – Rs.60.
India – 2003 – SG2112/15 – Centenary of Powered Flight; Aero India – Complete set of four stamps in strips
of five stamps in each – Rs.1800.
India – 2003 – SG 2129/32 – Golden Voices of Yesteryears; Kishore Kumar, Mukesh, Hemant Kumar &
Mohammed Rafi – Complete set of four stamps in strips of three stamps with T/L – Rs.310.
India – 2003 – SG MS2153 – Waterfalls of India – Five Miniature Sheets – Rs.400.
India – 2004 – SG2197 – V Lakshminarayana (Violinist) – Corner block of six stamps – Rs.120.
India – 2004 – SG2200 – Indian Institute of Social Welfare & Business Management, Kolkata – Corner block
of nine stamps with T/L – Rs.160.
India – 2004 – SG MS2210 – Trignometrical Survey – Two Miniature sheets – Rs.170.
India – 2004 – SG2212/15 – 28th Olympic Games, Athens – Complete sheet of four se-tenant blocks of four
different stamps – Rs.400.
India – 2004 – SG2221 – K Subrahmanyam (Film Maker) – Corner block of four stamps – Rs.70.
India – 2005 – SG2253/56 – Breeds of Dog – Sheet-let – Rs.200.
India – 2005 – SG 2260/63 – Flora & Fauna of North East India – Complete sheet of twelve se-tenant blocks
of four values – Rs.1100.
India – 2005 – SG2293 – Golden Jubilee of Children’s Film Society – Sheet-let of 20 stamps – SL-54 –
Rs.800.
India – 2005 – SG2293 – Golden Jubilee of Children’s Film Society – Left Corner block of six stamps from
RARE Sheetlet – Rs.150.
India – 2007 – SG2378/81 – Fragrance of Roses – Phila SL-64 – Sheet-let with ornamental border of eight
se-tenant strips – Rs.300.
India – 2007 – SG MS2382 – Fragrance of Roses – Four Miniature Sheets – Rs.180.

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India – 2007 – SG 2384/87 – Fairs of India – Complete set of four different Sheet-lets – Rs.500.
India – 2007 – SG2389/92 – International Women’s Day; paintings by Joyshree Burman – Complete sheet
of five strips of four se-tenants – Rs.340.
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India – 2008 – SG2554 – Brahmos Missile & Fighter Plane – Complete sheet of 36 stamps without fold –
Rs.360.
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India – 2010 – Rath Yatra Puri – Complete sheet of twenty stamps without fold – Rs.200.
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India – 2011 – 100 Years of Airmail – Complete sheet of 24 stamps without fold – Rs.220.
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India – 2012 – Mahabalipuram Lighthouse – Complete sheet of 24 stamps with one fold – Rs.220.
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India – 2013 – Wild Flowers of India – Miniature sheet of twelve stamps – Buy now Rs.100.
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India – 2015 – 100 Years of Mahatma Gandhi Returns – Set of two complete different sheets having forty
stamps in each – Rs.1300.
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India – 2015 – Megha Trophiques, India France Space Co-operation – Complete sheet of forty five stamps
without fold – Rs.450.
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India – 2015 – My Stamps; Mahatma Gandhi issued & sold on 2nd October (Sunday) only for few hours in
Ludhiana HPO – Set of complete four different sheet-lets – Rs.1800.
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India – Fourteen different old stamps of 20 paise each as per scan – Rs.160.
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India – Ten different old stamps of 25 paise each as per scan – Rs.120.
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Aaland – 2006 – Ducks – Set of three stamps – Fv Euro 4.80 – Rs.250.
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Aaland – 2008 – Aaland Sceneries – Set of two different stamps – Rs.50.
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Aaland – 2008 – Europa stamp; Letters – Single stamp – Rs.50.
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Afghanistan – 1975 – Scott 910/12 – South Asia Tourism Year [Buddha] – Imperf Souvenir Sheet of 3v –
Rs.100.
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Argentina – 2006 – Wild Animals – 4v – Fv Euro 3.80 – Rs.150.
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Bhutan – 1985 – Scott 486/94 – Mask Dance of the Judgment of Death – Nine Stamps – Rs.180.
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Bhutan – 1995 – World Tourism Year [Buddha] – Souvenir Sheet of four stamps – Rs.90.
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Brazil – 2006 – Tree – Odd shaped stamp in odd shaped Souvenir Sheet – Rs.160.
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Central African Republic – Butterflies – Four Miniature Sheets of 1v of 1500F each and 2 sheet-lets of 6v of
350F each – Rs.500.
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Chile – 1994 – SG1569/76 – Butterflies – Sheet-let of 8v – Rs.180.
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Cyprus – 2001 – Scott 978/81 – Crabs – Set of four different stamps – Specimen – Rs.140.
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Cyprus – 2007 – SG1137/44 – Cyprus through the Ages; first series – Buildings – Fv Euro 8.70 – Specimen
– Scare – Rs.400.
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Czech Rep. – 2007 – FDC with 24K Stamp with Indian Glass Painting showing Shiva, Parvati & Ganesha
with pictorial FD Cancellation showing Ganesha – Rs.250.
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Faroe Island – 2001 – Year pack in original beautiful packing with complete description of all issues –
Rs.1500.
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Faroe Island – 2002 – Year pack in original beautiful packing with complete description of all issues –
Rs.1450.
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Finland – 2001 – Provincial Flowers; Blue Cornflower & Pulsatilla Patens – Scott 1131/32 – Booklet pane of
5v in each – Rs.200.
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Finland – 2004 – Coat of Arms – Imperforated self-adhesive stamp of Euro 3 – Rs.130.
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France – 1979 – SG2303 – Buddhism, “Protect Borobudur Temple” – Stamp on unaddressed First Day
Cover, with First Day Cancellation, showing Buddha – Rare – Rs.350.
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Great Britain – 1980 – Birds – Complete set of four stamps – Rs.90.
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Greenland – 2005 – Fungi / Mushroom – Booklet No.13 with 12 self-sticking stamps – Fv 73 DKK – Rs.400.
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Isle of Man – 2001 – Manx derby into the Final – Presentation pack of five different stamps – Rs.220.
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Japan – 2007 – Japan-India Friendship year – Sheet-let of ten different stamps – Rs.600.
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Laos – 1974 – Hindu Deities (Saraswati, Indra) – SG385/7 – 3v – Mint NH – Cat. £2.20 – Rs.180.
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Latvia – 1997 – Wild Birds – Set of three stamps – Rs.70.
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Liberia – 1995 – Set of six Miniature sheets – Trains – Bikes, Cricket, Horses etc – Rs.350.
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Liechtenstein – 1999 – Christmas - First Day Cover of complete set of 4v having embossed silver stars on
FDC – Rs.170.
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Liechtenstein – 2001 – Christmas – First Day Cover of 3v – Scott 1209/11 – Rs.120.
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Liechtenstein – 2007 – Christmas – First Day Cover of complete set of 3 stamps with punch holes in design
like lace – Rs.400.
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Liechtenstein – 2011 – Official Year Pack with 14 issues (25 stamps & 3 sheet-lets of 16 stamps) out of
which 20 stamps are unusual – Face value of stamps only 64.50 Swiss franc – Rs.4800.
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Malaysia – 2003 – Wild Monkeys – Set of four stamps – Rs.70.
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Malta – 2003 – Scott 1134 – Elton John Concert – M/sheet of 1v + 4 labels – Rs.180.
100. Moldova – 2001 – WWF / Birds – Mini sheet of two sets of 4v – WWF logo on margin also – Rs.120.
101. Nauru – 1991 – SG387/90 – Flowers – Complete set of twelve stamps – Fv $9.35 – Rs.310.
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102. Nepal – 1996 – Scott 592 – Ashoka Pillar, Lumbini [Buddha] – Block of four same stamps – Rs.100.
103. Nevis – 1997 – SG 1101/09 – Golf Courses of the world – Sheet-let of nine stamps – Rs.180.
104. Nevis – 75th Anniversary of First World Cup Soccer Championship – S/sheet of 4v & MS of 1v – Fv $13 –
Rs.250.
105. New Zealand – 1986 – Scott 843 – Centenary of Police Force Act – Strip of five different stamps – Rs.100.
106. New Zealand – 2009 – 50th Anniversary of Auckland Barbour Bridge – First Day Cover of 5v – Fv $5.50 –
Rs.200.
107. New Zealand – 2012 – Native Trees; Collectables Whanganui – First Day Cover with complete set of five
different stamps & three different cancellations – Rs.260.
108. New Zealand – 2012 – Year of The Dragon – First Day Cover with complete set of four stamps + Info. Sheet
– Fv of stamps only $6.10 – Rs.200.
109. Norfolk Island – 1996 – 75th Anniversary of Royal Australian Air-Force – Scott 597/600 – Rs.140.
110. Norway – 1998 – SG1312 – Tourist Sights – Fisherman, Alesund Harbour – Booklet of 8v – Sunset, beach
scene, Bicycle on cover – Rs.250.
111. Pakistan – 1947 – SG010 – King George VI – Official – R1 – Block of four stamps – Rs.200.
112. Papua New Guinea – 1994-95 – Artifacts – Set of 10v – Scott 825, 26, 28, 29, 33, 35, 36, 37, 39 & 40 – SG
710/24 – High Catalogue; Scare due to limited printing – Rs.375.
113. Ras Al Khaima – 1965 – Pan Arab Cairo / Olympic Games – 10v + Imperf Miniature Sheet – Rs.240.
114. Samoa – 1995 – SG937/46 – Scenic Views – Set of ten stamps – Rs.200.
115. San Marino – 1980 – Cycling – First Day Cover of two stamps – Rs.80.
116. Solomon Islands – 1994 – SG812/16 – Volcanoes [Map of Island] – Set of 4v + M/sheet – Rs.170.
117. Sri Lanka – 1996 – SG1320/23 – Traditional Handicrafts – Rs.80.
118. Sri Lanka – 1997 – SG MS1361 – Vesak Festivals; Anauradhapura Sites – Rs.90.
119. Sri Lanka – 2005 – Elephants – Miniature Sheet of four stamps – Rs.150.
120. Switzerland – 1963 – First Day Cover on 50 years of Scoutism – High Catalogue – Scarce – Rs.140.
121. Switzerland – 2004 – 1v – Wooden Stamp – Rs.500.
122. USA – 2005 – Southern Florida Wetland [Eighth in series] – Sheet-let self-sticking of ten stamps – Rs.380.
123. Vatican City – 2013 – The 50th Anniversary of the Death of Pope John XXIII – A beautiful sheet-let of nine
stamps – High Face value of Euro 7.65 – Buy now Rs.400.
124. Zimbabwe – 1987 – Owls – Complete set of four stamps – Rs.100.
125. Cars – 100 different used in a beautiful packing of Denmark Post – Sale Price 29 Danish Kr. – Rs.220.
126. Footballs – 200 different used in a beautiful packing of Denmark Post – Rs.340.
127. Whole World – Mix 500 stamps – All large – Used Off paper [good stuff for beginners] – Rs.460.
128. Directory of Indian Philately 1983 – By Kalasavya Compiled and edited by Mr.V K Jain – Soft bound 40
pages – Rs.100.
129. INDEPEX-97; World Philatelic Exhibition, Delhi – Bulletin No.1 – 112 Pages, Soft Bound, containing detailed
information of Oganising Committee, Commissioners, Jury, Special philatelic issues & Souvenir items, Rules
& Regulations, Delhi; An Introduction and other information – Re.220.
130. PUNPEX-99; Punjab State Philatelic Exhibition at Ludhiana from December 24 to 26, 1999 – Catalogue +
Prospectus – Rs.100.
131. INDEPEX ASIANA-2000; 14th Asian International Philatelic Exhibition, Calcutta – Bulletin No.2 – 86 Pages,
Soft Bound, containing detailed information of Oganising Committees, Commissioners, Jury, Special
philatelic issues & Souvenir items, Netaji Indoor Stadium and informative long & illustrated article on “Postal
History of Calcutta (1854-1947) by Mr. Ashok Bayanwala – Re.220.
132. ITS Collectors Directory – Three different editions by Indian Thematic Society published in 1997, 2002 &
2008 – Rs.300.
133. South Africa – Stamp Catalogue 2011/12 – Fully illustrated with original colours of stamps in 144 pages –
Soft Bound size 8½ x 11½ in art paper – Rs.180.
134. International Philatelic Auction Catalogue by Hobby Philatelie, Germany – 18 September 2001 in three diff.
books with so many text pages & 196 colour plates – Rs.300.
135. Warwick & Warwick Philatelic Auction Sale No.373 on 8th January 1992 – 76 pages soft bound illustrated –
Rs.120.



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