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This auction took place on 11 March 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 135 - New Zealand
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1123    M
 Used
1939-54 M & U range of commemorative & Health issues written up to exhibition standard on plain album leaves incl. many booklets & multiples incl. plate flaws, re-entries plus 1946 1d + ½d Health wmk inverted together with official & unofficial FDC's, some of which are hand decorated. An attractive & unusual lot which should be viewed. (266 + 18 covers) £120.00 £170.00
1124    Literature
LITERATURE- The Postage Stamps of New Zealand Vol.I to VIII, complete. £250.00 £400.00
1125    Literature
LITERATURE The Airmails of New Zealand Vol.1, The Internal Flights Vol.2, The Overseas Flights Vol.3, The International Flights, Mails by Rail in New Zealand by Johnstone & Startup + 3 other publications. £30.00 £52.00
1126    M
 Used
QV-KGVI M & U selection on hagner leaves, some duplication incl. Imperf Chalons (8) very mixed condition, Perf Chalons (31), 1882 Sideface vals to 1s FU, 1890's Pictorial defins incl. 2½d on piece tied superb Fanning Island c.d.s. complete strike, duplicated 1d Lake Taupo - pmk interest, heavily duplicated KGV heads defins U. Viewing recommended. £150.00 £230.00
1127    M
 Used
QV-QEII M & U ranges on leaves incl. imperf 6d Chalons (2) faults, range QV Profile Heads vals to 1s, 1925 Dunnedin Exhibition set M, 1926 2s Admirals U pair, 1929, 1930 & 1933 Healths M, QEII incl. Queen on horseback defins to 10s FU, few m/sheets Aircraft m/s stamp booklet etc. (600+) £100.00 £80.00
1128
 Used
1855 1s green, clear margins on three sides, cut into at top, VFU with oval barred cancel, SG.6, APS Cert 2006. (1) Cat. £3750 £300.00 £230.00
1129
 Used
1855 2d dull blue, VFU four margin example, SG.2. (1) Cat. £650 £170.00 £175.00
1130
 Used
1855-57 1d red on blued paper, FU example with three large margins, very close right side, SG.4. (1) Cat. £1800 £160.00 £220.00
1131
 Used
1857 1s green, clear to good margins on all sides, superb barred oval '12' cancel, SG.6. Cat. £3750 £500.00 £460.00
1132
 Used
1857-63 1s blue green, clear margins except just cut into at top right, VFU, SG.17. (1) Cat. £1800 £200.00 £180.00
1133
 Used
1857-63 6d chestnut, four clear to good margins, VFU, SG.14. (1) Cat. £300 £75.00 £78.00
1134
 Used
1860's The Maori Wars collection of Province of Auckland c.d.s. with range of serial numbers 1 to 6 all on Chalon Heads incl. pair, written up on leaves. (47) £600.00 £600.00
1135
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1860's - later postmarks collection on Chalon heads incl. pairs & three covers in mixed condition, Coromandel in bars, Motueka, Matakana, Raglan, Switzers, Waiuku, letters W2 W with curved sides of Waimea, S in circle of Southland, Temuka Star, New Plymouth, various numerals, Blenheim, arrow river on later cover. Elusive group to view. (31 + 3 covers) £400.00 £420.00
1136
 Used
Circa 1860's Collection of Chalon Heads with scarce War postmarks incl. PT Waikato (2), Otahuhu (13) Queens Redoubt (11 with 2 pairs), HQ (13), Drury (9), Taurangea (8), Onehunga (12), mixed condition - still very elusive, viewing recommended. (68) £1000.00 £1000.00
1137
 Used
1862 1d (repaired), 2d, 3d, 6d & 1s, four margin examples, good to VFU, from SG.33/46. (5) Cat. £945 (cheapest) £220.00 £260.00
1138
 Used
1862 6d brown lilac Rouletted 7, U example, left side a little ragged, scarce, SG.54. (1) £50.00 £82.00
1139
 Used
1862 6d x4, all four margined examples & different shades, one has vertical crease. (4) Cat. £400+ £100.00 £100.00
1140
 Used
1862-63 1s deep green, FU four margin example, minor thins, SG.86. (1) Cat. £1100 £240.00 N/S
1141
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 (6th June) cover to Barnstaple in Devon franked 6d brown Chalon two large margins, others cut into, tied by VF Drury NZ c.d.s. (this town site of Field HQ & strongpoint), arrived Barnstaple 20th Aug - c.d.s. on reverse. (1) £180.00 N/S
1142
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 (Oct 6) cover to London franked 6d brown imperf - faults tied oval '5/OTAHUHU/A' oval cancel Auckland c.d.s. alongside 'OTAHUHU OCT 6' c.d.s. on reverse. (1) £150.00 N/S
1143
 Used
1864 1s green (SG.78-80), with 'NZ Marine P.O My 18 64' pmk (the earliest known date) of this Otago Marine duplex, small thin o/w fine. (1) £100.00 £130.00
1144
 Used
1864 1s green, FU four margin example, small marginal nick at left side. (1) Cat. £275 £60.00 N/S
1145
 Used
1864 2d pale blue pair, strengthened with hinges, showing double perfs at base, cancelled VF 'Province of Auckland' code No.2 c.d.s. £140.00 £150.00
1146
 Used
1864 6d red brown, FU four margin example, SG.99. Cat. £700 £200.00 £210.00
1147    M
 Used
1864-1942 M & U in stock book incl. 1864 2d & 4d Chalons (p.12½) U, good range of QV side face issues, 1899-1900 1st pictorials, useful ½d Cook & 1d Universals incl. some scarcer, also noted 1913 ½d U & 1d M Auckland Exhibition opts & useful KGV defin plus 1936-42 pictorials which incl. 2x 3s vals in blocks of four (one in plate block), a few Postage Dues, Officials & Life Insurance issues. Also range of 1935 pictorial values on FDC's - some duplication but excellent pickings. Stamps identified by vendor but not checked by us, inspection recommended. (few 100 + 16 covers) £150.00 £200.00
1148
 M
1864-67 1s yellow green M, full o.g, SG.125. Cat. £300 £60.00 £82.00
1149
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 (13 Apr) 2d Chalon cover with reverse serial No.1 Province of Auckland c.d.s - Ex Laver correspondence. (1) £180.00 N/S
1150
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 (14 June) cover franked 2d Chalon, reverse bears 'Province of Auckland Serial No. 1 June 14' c.d.s, also 'Auckland June 15' c.d.s, cover reverse has faults. (1) £140.00 N/S
1151
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 (3 Aug) 2d Chalon tied by faint 'Serial No. 1 Province of Auckland' c.d.s. better strike on reverse, Ex Laver correspondence. (1) £180.00 N/S
1152
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 (My 9) 2d Chalon Head tied Auckland duplex, cover with poor Province of Auckland back stamp, The Laver Correspondence. (1) £90.00 N/S
1153
Used (on letter or envelope)
1866 2d Chalon Head cover tied Dunedin duplex cancel with Waikouaiti-Otago NZ c.d.s. at side. (1) £90.00 £90.00
1154
Used (on letter or envelope)
1867 (Nov 27) Cover to Errol, Scotland franked 6d Chalon Perf, tied fine Province of Auckland c.d.s. (Serial No.1), obverse also bears CR/PO in circle of Caledonian Railway Post Office & London paid mark, this Province of Auckland c.d.s. re-allocated after Maori War to Shortland (4 covers recorded) Cover open at top & right side, repair at base, scarce. (1) £200.00 £200.00
1155
Used (on letter or envelope)
1868 6d Chalon Head cover to Northampton with Nelson c.d.s. alongside. (1) £60.00 £68.00
1156
Used (on letter or envelope)
1869 (Feb 15) cover from Wailemata Mills, Riverhead endorsed via Suez to Hampstead, London, franked 6d Chalons x2. (1) £60.00 £115.00
1157
 Used
1872 2d vermillion wmk lozenges, lightly cancelled, SG.142. (1) Cat. £500 £150.00 £170.00
1158
Used (on letter or envelope)
1873 (May 3) Cover to London with 6d x2 Chalon Heads (1 damaged), shows 'Pahi' c.d.s. of Te Pahi Kaipara with letter. (1) £80.00 £86.00
1159
 Used
1873-1977 U collection in a printed album incl. 1875 1d deep lilac, 1906 5s deep red, 1906 Exhibition set, 1909-16 ½d to 1s, 1915-30 vals to 1s, 1920 Victory set, 1931 Smiling Boys, 1935-36 ½d to 3s & most of the Health M/Sheets. Good collection of mostly selected examples. (100's) £600.00 N/S
1160    M
 Used
1874 - Circa 1950 heavily duplicated mainly U collection in five albums. Main strength in QV side face & pictorial issues to 1907 but also good coverage of KEVII & KGV definitives plus range of ½d Cook, 1d Universal & 1d Dominion. Condition is rather variable but material offers potential for research & some interesting postmarks noted throughout. A few better noted incl. 1898 2s on piece, 1899 5s FU & 1931 Smiling Boys M. Material has been identified by vendor but not checked by us, inspection is therefore advised. (100's) £1700.00 N/S
1161   Used (on letter or envelope)
1897-1922 Group of public service official envelopes for Treasury, Chief Insp. of Machinery, Colonial & Foreign Parcel postcard etc. & Telegram envelope, all used. (6) £60.00 N/S
1162
 Used
1898-1907 Pictorial defin issue, good to VFU collection on leaves with ranges of the wmk, perf & shade variations with vals to 5s. Useful semi specialised lot. (122 + cover) ST.Cat. £1800 £200.00 £240.00
1163    Used
1898-1975 U collection on leaves incl. 1898 Pictorial set (no wmk) to 2s, 1909 KEVII definitives incl. 4d Line perf. 14, range of KGV definitives P.14 x 13½ & 14 x 14½, a scattering of commemoratives plus 1935 Pictorial - basic set but incl. 2s P.13 - 14 x 13½ & 13½ x 14 & 1936 similar set incl. 9d SG. 587 & 587b. Fair but a bit patchy coverage of KGVI issues but incl. 1938-52 definitives to 3s (+ 1s, 1/3d & 2s Wmk. sws). A few QEII issues incl. 1953 & 1960 & 1967 definitive sets. Also 1940 Centennial set opt. Official & small selection of Postal Fiscals with values to 15s. Inspection recommended. ST Cat. £1148 (296) £170.00 N/S
1164    Used
Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
20thC early to later collection of Railway T.P.O marks on covers, early pictorial postcards, pieces & stamps, housed in Senator album, also loose letter marks, incoming QV GB covers with Jubilee frankings to 5d with reverse railway marks of NZ. Some stains on early cards, good to view. £70.00 £145.00
1165
 M
1901 ½d green SG.283, lower marginal fine M block of 4 perf 11 & 14 mixed, taken from defectively perforated sheet which were patched on the back with strips of paper & re-perforated in those parts where the original perforation was defective (see note after SG.284), scarce. (4) £100.00 £170.00
1166
 M
1901 1d Universal (wmk Type 38) perf 11 x14 fine M (2x UM) block of four wmk inverted, unlisted in SG or CP, SG.299 variety. (4) £100.00 N/S
1167    M
 Used
1901-56 album valuable M & U collection, much of merit incl. 1906 Christchurch set M & the ½d & 3d vals U, 1913 Auckland ½d & 1d vals M & U, 1920 Victory set M incl. strip of four of the 6d val, 1923-25 1d Map M block of six, 1925 Dunedin ½d vertical M strip of four, 1d M block of four & 4d horizontal M strip of three; 1935 SJ set in marginal M blocks of four, 1936 Commerce set Pl.1 in blocks of four plus a set in U blocks of four, a useful little group of 1937 Coronation plate blocks of four, very good group of 1940 Centennial M plate blocks/strips of four incl. complete set (1s being a strip rather than a block) & many additional types (chiefly of the lower vals) etc. A few covers are to be found throughout incl. 12 vals of the 1940 Centennial set spread over six covers. (100's) £450.00 N/S
1168
 Used
1902-07 4d blue & yellow brown Perf. compound of 11 & 14, VFU with Hastings c.d.s. SG. 333. Cat. £375 (1) £60.00 £145.00
1169    M
 Used
1907-47 Officials chiefly FU (few M) collection on leaves incl. 1907 set to 1s U + 5s M, 1910 ½d, 1d & 6d FU + 3d & 1s M, 1915-27 set U, 1936-61 1d, 1½d & 1s, 1936-61 Mult 'NZ' & Star set FU, 1940 Centennial set FU, 1947-51 set FU. (69) ST.Cat. £650 £90.00 £88.00
1170    M
 Used
1909-1980 M & U collection in Swing -o- ring album & stock cards, highlights incl. KEVII P.14 x 14½ (6 values) ½d to 8d M, line perf 14 3d, 4d, 5d & 6d M, 1931 Air Set U, 1931 Air Surch 5d on 3d M, 1935 Air Set M, 1935 Silver Jubilee Set M etc. ST Cat. £1056. (695 + 5x m/s) £150.00 N/S
1171  
Circa 1909 Chalk Surfaced N.Z. and Star watermarked paper, a block of 24 impressions, sheet No. J417038 probably ex De La Rue. Another similar sheet No. J417040. (2) £60.00 £50.00
1172

1915 Imperforate Colour Trials on wmkd un-gummed paper each optd 'colour print' comprises 1½d, 2d single & pair, 3d pair 4d, 4½d & 7½d values. (9) £120.00 £145.00
1173    M
1915-1960 useful M collection on leaves incl. 1915 KGV definitives to 1s (some P.14 x 13½), 1925 Dunedin Exhibition, 1939 (both), 1932-1939 plus 1942-48 Health stamp issues, 1931 Airs & 5d surcharge, 1934 Trans-Tasman opt; 1936 basic pictorial set, 1935 Arms & Coronation sets, 1938-44 defin set, 1947 defins, 1953 QEII set to 3s & 1960 set. Also a selection of contemporary commems. ST Cat. £789 (183) £150.00 N/S
1174    Used
1915-30 KGV heads, good to FU range, perfs/shades etc. (42) ST.Cat. £820 £100.00 N/S
1175

1920 Victory 1½d plate proof corner marginal block of four, some minor soiling in margin, SG.455 variety plus similar marginal pair for the 1s value, SG.458 variety. (6) £90.00 N/S
1176   Used (on letter or envelope)
1920's-later collection of postal stationary cards, F.F covers & reg. items with 1930 return F.F covers Christchurch to Dunedin, 1932 2d illustrated cover Chevrolet advert to USA, KGV 4d & 5d values on covers to USA, 1932 F.F cachet cover Wellington to West Coast, 1938 Airmail Exhibition illustrated cover, 1940 Centenary set of 12 on reg. airmail cover with others, 1938 pair of incoming cacheted covers with 2 line received in damaged condition, Ex Flying Boat Calpurnia etc. (62) £90.00 £260.00
1177
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Dunedin Exhibition illustrated letter card featuring four dignitaries on obverse, sent from the Exhibition to Wellington with 1d carmine rose cancelled Dunedin on reverse. A country map of the 'Dominion of New Zealand' set over a view of free ferns & snow capped mountains. A delightful example of this rarely seen card which displays well when opened out. £100.00 £120.00
1178   Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's- later collection of covers & postcards with various instructional, late fee, packet boat & Postage Dues. Notable damaged cover 1938 with 2 line cachet 'Received in Damaged Condition - Ex Flying Boat Calpurnia' housed in Senator album. (50) £75.00 £175.00
1179    Used
1935-36 & 1935-42 definitives, largely complete good to FU range on leaves. (59) ST.Cat. £870 £100.00 N/S
1180    M
1936-1951 M incl. 1940 Centenary set & 1940 Centenary Official set. (141) Cat. £865 £200.00 £160.00
1181    UM
1936-42 1½d pictorial opt 'Official' in 2x UM blocks of four (one top marginal), one block on fine paper (marginal) & the second on coarse paper. (18) ST.Cat. £224 £40.00 £52.00
1182    M
 Used
1936-42 pictorial optd 'official' comprising ½d (2), 1d (2), 1½d, 2d (2), 2½d, 3d (2), 4d (2), 5d, 8d, 9d (3) & 2s (3) all U - various perfs, also 2s, SG.O132s (M) ST.Cat. £337 £65.00 N/S
1183
 M
 Used
1936-66 M & U collection on printed leaves incl. 1940 Centenary set, useful KGVI Arms types vals from 1/3d to £1 (12 diff vals), 1953 Queen on Horseback set M etc. (241) Cat. £1090 £200.00 £150.00
1184
 M
1936-98 2s olive green variety Q flaw 'CAPTAIN COQK' M, SG.589ca. (1) Cat. £325 £80.00 £120.00
1185    M
 Used
ACCUMULATION of stamps & m/sheets housed in 2 club books & several black stock cards incl. 1936 defin set M, 1947 KGVI defin set in M blocks of four, Postal Fiscals - Arms with fiscal cancels incl. 22/- on 22s etc, £4.10s etc. Inspection recommended. £100.00 £96.00
1186    UM
 M
 Used
1937-1976 M & U (chiefly M) collection written up in two multi ring albums incl. 1940 Centenary set M, 1953 Queen on Horseback defin set of 16 vals UM, another set VFU, appears complete range Health m/sheets either M or UM, several sets both UM + VFU are present. (100's) £150.00 £120.00
1187    UM
 M
KGVI Collection of M or UM housed on hagner leaves incl. defins & commems incl. coil join pairs, blocks/plate blocks, booklet panes & officials. Very useful lot, well worth inspection. (627) ST.Cat. £2400 £575.00 £490.00
1188    UM
 M
KGVI Collection of M or UM housed on hagner leaves incl. many coil join pairs, blocks of four/plate blocks, booklet panes etc. Useful specialist lot, well worth inspection. (487) £275.00 £360.00
1189
 UM
1939 Captain Cook 2s top marginal UM copy of SG.589c (P.13½ x14), couple of blunt perfs at bottom but a scarce stamp. (1) Cat. £300 £60.00 £74.00
1190    Used
POSTAL FISCAL STAMPS Collection on leaves incl. 1939 35s on 35s SG.FI86 + 1940 3/6d on 3/6d SG.187 - both fiscally U, 1942 3/6 on 3/6d, 5/6 on 5/6d + 11/- on 11s postally U, 1939-40 Revenues Arms issue surcharged vals from £6 to £100 (13 different), good to FU. Selection of New Zealand Arms Types from 1/3d through to £5 incl. 15s, £1, 25s, 30s, £2, £2.10s, £ (2), £3.10s, £4, £4.10s & £5, mainly fiscal cancels, also 2/6d, 5s & £1 in FU blocks of four postally U, 1/3d SG.FI92aw in UM corner marginal block of four, 1967-84 Decimal Currency Arms issues VFU duplicated to $10 (4) etc. Officials 1943 5s SG.0133 in blocks of four FU x4 blocks + block of 12 U on piece. Unusual lot of rarely offered material, viewing recommended. (117) £200.00 £420.00
1191    UM
1940 Centenary set UM, SG.0141-0151. (11) Cat. £170 £40.00 £52.00
1192
 M
1945 22s on 22s scarlet, fine M, SG.F216. (1) Cat. £375 £90.00 £70.00
1193    M
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
QEII Collection of stamps & covers in a Simplex album incl. multiples with varieties or errors, attractive covers incl. multi franked, stationary, FDC's. £70.00 £60.00
1194    Used
MINIATURE SHEETS modern assortment - all VFU (40) incl. some duplication + selection of 11 VFU stamp booklets, also box containing quantity of covers (100's) incl. FDC's, commercial mail, registered, PHQ cards, instructional special cancels etc. Inspection recommended. £80.00 £135.00
1195    UM
 Used
1967-84 Postal fiscals UM & VFU selections on stock cards incl. Line Perf set, wmk sideways inverted, wmk sideways, also 1984 no wmk UM, Cat. £200+ plus a few VFU multiples Cat. £150, slight duplication, useful lot. £60.00 N/S
1196    UM
 Used
VICTORIA LAND 1908 Shackleton Expedition 1d rose carmine VFU SG.A1, Scott Expedition 1d carmine UM SG.A3. Cat. £93 £25.00 £38.00
 
   
       
   
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