1950 'R.I.S.' (= Republika Indonesia Serikat) Overprints 20s 30s & 60s SG 588 590 & 594 (Scott 345 347 & 351) plus other values tied to registered airmail cover to California By 'DJAKARTA/11.4.51' cds, Cat £100 (US$70).
1952 UPU XIIIth Congress presentation album for delegates with 1949-50 New Currency Definitives to 5r, 1950 'RIS' Overprints to 25r (missing the 2r) & some commemorative sets including 1951 United Nations Day, unmounted, Cat £900 approximately. Rare, and one of the most attractive such presentation albums we have seen.
(Qty 76 stamps)
1957 UPU XIVth Congress presentation album for delegates with 1951-55 Defintives to 50r, 1954 'RIAU' Overprints (Cat £1100; some minor tonespots including on the 10s & 25r but the key values 25s & 50s are very fine) & some commemorative sets, unmounted.
(Qty 98 stamps)
POSTAL HISTORY: 1963 United States Consular Service large cover sent internally from Djakarta, reused privately to Australia with Soekarno 2r 15r & 20r tied by light strikes of 'MAGELANG' cds, red/white R label & stub from Customs 'DOUANE' label, a few blemishes. A very unusual item.