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This auction took place on 11 November 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 137 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • New South Wales
595
 Used
1850 3d yellowish green on yellowish laid paper, variety SIGIIIUM for SIGILLUM (Position 23) FU at Sydney with barred oval plus m/s at right. Very fine colour & large margins but with tiny pin hole at top left, SG. 43g. 1997 BPA Cert. Cat. £900 £180.00 £250.00
596
Used (on letter or envelope)
1850 entire from Bresford to Sydney (10th July) bearing magnificent single of 2d grey blue Plate II (SG. 23) with immense margins, cancelled '64' in barred oval, exhibition quality. Clear 1980 BPA Cert. £550.00 £560.00
597
 Used
1850 hard greyish paper 1d brownish red, variety 'Hill unshaded', good margins & FU, SG. 12b with clear 1985 Philatelic Foundation of NY Cert. Cat. £550 £200.00 £250.00
598
 Used
1850 Sydney Views 1d reddish rose Plate 1 on soft yellowish paper, pair separated & repaired with close to large margins, central '60' in barred oval of Paterson, SG. 3 with clear 1947 RPS Cert. Cat. £800+ £250.00 £260.00
599
 Used
1851 2d Laureate Plate 1, a complete reconstruction of 50 all U, nearly all good to large margins, variety of shades & papers, many different numeral cancellations incl. West Maitland 64 with 4 reversed, one with pen & numeral cancellation, SG. 52/59. Fine lot. Cat. £1600 £400.00 £520.00
600
Used (on letter or envelope)
1851 2d Laureate, three singles used on cover front to GB, all good to large margins used at Sydney. Odd minor faults but scarce. (1) £100.00 £130.00
601
Used on piece or front
1854-57 1s rosy vermilion, six singles superbly used on piece with Sydney cancellations, some are partly overlapping, one just cut into & others with good to huge margins. Red c.d.s. at left Paid FE 10 1857, SG. 99. Expertised by P Holcombe & a magnificent piece with fine colour & great eye appeal. £250.00 £220.00
602
Used on piece or front
1856-59 (6d) for registered letters, a large single with portion of adjacent stamp at foot, FU on small piece, SG. 102. Cat. £170 £70.00 £78.00
603
 Specimen
(Officials) 1891-92 set of five opt. SPECIMEN for the 1892 UPU distribution fresh M, the ½d with black opt. as usual, SG. O54s/58s. (5) £75.00 £56.00
604   Used (on letter or envelope)
(Advertising) 1897 envelope advert for The Wellington Times used to Molony with 1d value, 1906 Austen & Co Seed Merchants used to USA & 1908 Prescott Limited Grain Produce Merchants advert cover to USA. Scarce trio. (3) £50.00 £40.00
605
 M
1897 Diamond Jubilee 1d normal plus 2/6 optd SPECIMEN. (2) £80.00 £82.00
606

1897-99 1d two colour proofs on card, one in blue, the other greenish grey. Scarce. (2) £100.00 N/S
607

1897-99 2½d cut down die proofs on thick card in blue & red. Scarce. (2) £100.00 £110.00
  • Queensland
608
 Used
1860 imperf. 6d green, a magnificent single with large margins top & bottom, huge both sides with large portions of adjacent stamps VFU, SG. 3. Clear 1980 RPS Cert. £500.00 £460.00
  • Tasmania
609     1860-67 imperf. 6d, a superb group of 14 singles, many shades incl. the rare reddish mauve, nearly all good to large or large margined examples, a few just touched in places. Also an unused example, slightly soiled, SG. 44/9. (15) £300.00 £260.00
610
 M
1900 Postal Fiscal 1d blue variety Revenue Double M horizontal pair, fresh colour, SG. F36d. Cat. £320 £140.00 £155.00
  • Victoria
611
 Unused
1888 £1.10s pale olive, perf 12½ Stamp Duty unused/re-gummed, upper right corner perf fault, SG.275. (1) Cat. £1200 £70.00 £72.00
612
Used (on letter or envelope)
1892-93 series of nine 2d postal stationery envelopes, each with a different Unclaimed At h/stamp for Canterbury, Bairnsdale, Carlton, Port Melbourne, Hawthorn, Allandale, North Melbourne, Ballarine & Dromana, also Dead Letter Office Melbourne b/stamp in magenta, some with Not Known h/stamp etc. A most interesting group, condition varied & one with flap missing. (9) £200.00 £140.00
  • Western Australia
613
 Used
Financial Emergency Tax 1932 £5 purple U example, slight crease & odd short perf, scarce, barefoot 14. (1) Cat. £250 £50.00 £82.00
614    Used
1854 1d black U, three plus margins, 1867-69 2d & 6d cut square, the 6d repaired at top, 1860-64 2d imperf. (2) & 2d roulette, all U. (6) £200.00 £290.00
615
 Used
1857-59 2d brown black/Indian red printed on both sides, superb U with clear 1980 BPA Cert. SG. 16a. Rare so fine. Cat. £850 £400.00 £320.00
616
 Used
1857-59 2d brown black/red variety printed both sides FU, SG. 15a with clear 1990 BPA Cert. Cat. £800 £350.00 N/S
  • Australia
617    M
 Used
1913-55 M & U collection on leaves incl. range of Roo's mixed M & U with vals to 10s & in need of sorting (5s & 10s are SG.135/136), selection of KGV M or U heads - mixed printings with vals to 1/4d, then good range of KGV commems incl. 1935 Anzac U, 1935 Silver Jubilee M amongst others, KGVI selection a bit patchy but incl. 1937 5s, 10s & £1 U plus incomplete range of defin & commems to 1935. Inspection recommended. (183) ST.Cat. £900+ £150.00 £150.00
618    UM
 M
1913-80's M or UM stock laid out in date order in s/book, highlights incl. 1914 6d Kookaburra (2), 1923 £1 grey optd SPECIMEN, later Roos optd SPECIMEN 10s (2), £1 (2) & £2, useful middle period incl. 1932 1s Lyrebird, 1930 Capt Sturt set (3), 1931 Air 6d (2) + OS Official, 1935 Jubilee set, 1937 NSW set (2), 1940 Imperial Forces set, 1937 Defins incl. Robes high vals on both papers + 10s SPECIMEN, 1948 Arms high vals set, later incl. 1971 Xmas block 25, range AAT etc. Condition a little mixed in places, still useful lot. (100's) £160.00 £230.00
619    Used
1913-90 good to VFU collection housed in SG One Country album, highlights incl. ranges of KGV Heads to 1/4d (4), Roos with vals to 5s (2), 10s & £1, useful commems incl. 1932 Bridge set, 1935 Jubilee set, 1937 to £1 etc. Condition a little mixed, good basis for new collection. (100's) £250.00 £260.00
620    M
 Used
1913-90 Predominantly M collection neatly housed in 3x KA-BE cased One Country albums, highlights incl. 1928 Melbourne Exhibition 3d sheet of four M, 1931 KGV Heads to ½d U, 1932 Sydney Bridge set VFU, middle period commem sets M, 1937 KGVI defins incl. all 3d's & high vals on thick & thin paper, later ranges to 1990. Useful lot. (1100, 13 m/s + 20 bklt panes) Cat. £3050 £650.00 £490.00
621    M
 Used
1914-80 Collection of 724 stamps on printed leaves incl. 1914 6d Kookaburra, Roos to 2s U, KGV Heads to ¼d U, commems incl. 1934 Centenary, Macarthur, Anzac etc. 1937 defins to £1 etc. mixed condition. £60.00 £66.00
622
 Used
1915-28 'OS' OFFICIALS 5s grey & yellow & 10s grey & pink, both superb U, SG. O50/1. Cat. £118 (2) £40.00 £48.00
623
 UM
1918 4d pale milky blue wmk inverted, lower marginal fresh UM example. (1) Cat. £80 £40.00 £62.00
624    M
1918-1966 M collection on leaves comprising KGV heads 1918 1d (2), 1½d (2 shades), 1½d SG. 61, 2d SG. 62 (2 shades), 2d SG. 63, 4d SG. 64 & 4d SG. 65 (2 shades), 1924 to 4d, 1926-30 1d P.14 + P.13½ x 12½ to 5d, 1929-31 commems, 1931-36 KGV heads to 1/4d, 1932 Lyrebird & 1932 Kookaburra, then range of 1934-36 (No Sydney Harbour Bridge) commems followed by 1937 basic defin set (some marginal), 1966 QEII decimal currency set & finally 1966 AAT set. Inspection recommended. ST Cat. £837 (92) £135.00 £145.00
625    M
1923-24 6d chestnut variety Broken Leg to Kangaroo M, centred left & short perf. SG. 73. £25.00 £30.00
626    Used
1926-30 KGV Definitives P.13½ x 12½ 1d, 1½d (both), 3d, 4d, 4½d, 5d & 1/4d from SG. 95/104, plus 1932 6d Roo SG. 132, 1932 Bridge 2d (both) & 3d, 1934 Centenary P.10½ set, all superb U c.d.s. examples (except 2d Centenary - slogan). (15) £35.00 £34.00
627    Used
1929 6d, 9d, 1s & 5s all superb U (5s slight crease) from SG. 107/111, 1930 Capt Sturt set VFU, 1930 surcharge set VFU & 1931 Kingsford Smith set SG. 121/3 VFU. Cat. £169 (11) £40.00 £44.00
628
 Specimen
1929-30 10s & £2 each optd. SPECIMEN fresh M, SG. 112s & 114s. Cat. £325 (2) £100.00 N/S
629    M
1931-36 ½d, 1d & 1½d each fine M block of four (2 of each block UM) SG. 124/6, plus four commemorative sets fine M comprising 1935 ANZAC, 1935 Silver Jubilee, 1936 Submarine & 1936 Centenary. Cat. £170 (22) £50.00 N/S
630
 M
1931-36 Dues 6d carmine & yellow green very fresh M, SG. D110. Cat. £375 £140.00 £110.00
631
 M
1932 Bridge 5s M, SG. 143. Cat. £400 £140.00 £130.00
632
 Used
1932 Bridge 5s superb U, SG. 143. £70.00 £105.00
633
 M
1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge set, fresh M, 5s has gum crease, SG.141/4. (3) Cat. £400 £130.00 £130.00
634
 Used
1935 £1 grey FU, SG.137. (1) Cat. £250 £90.00 £98.00
635    UM
 Block of four
1937 Foundation of NSW set in left side marginal UM blocks of four, SG.193/5. (12) Cat. £100+ £40.00 £42.00
636    M
1937-49 Robes thick paper 5s UM, 10s & £1 fine M, SG. 176/8. Cat. £126 (3) £30.00 £32.00
637    Specimen
1948 Arms 10s, £1 & £2 SPECIMEN fresh fine M, SG. 224 bs/ds. Cat. £140 (3) £40.00 £46.00
638    UM
 Used
1953-2007 Collection of UM + VFU neatly presented in five blue Crown albums appears complete with most sets UM & VFU, also similar for AAT 1957-2008. Attractive lot. Cat. £3751 (up to 2005 only) £500.00 £580.00
639    M
1963-1974 M collection on Utile leaves with good degree of completeness incl. 1966-73 decimal defins. to $1, 1968 Flora, 1969 & 1972 Primary Industries etc. ST Cat. £380 (332) £50.00 N/S
640
 M
BCOF 1946 set with both 1d & 5s fresh fine M, SG. J1/7 + J2a & J7a. Cat. £305 £120.00 N/S
 
   
       
   
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