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Stamp auction - 29 November 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 November 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 143 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
267    M
Collection laid out on hagner leaves of 191 stamps mainly VFU, a few M, excellent starter. £50 to 65 £54.00
  • New South Wales
1850 Re-engraved with clouds 1d vermillion on Laid paper, horizontal pair from positions 11/12 on sheet, superb U, left stamp with close or just touching margins, right stamp large margins, incredible rich colour, SG.14, Cat. £1000+ £300 to 350 £300.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1851 Plate 1 blue to greyish paper, 2d ultramarine worn Plate, a good to huge margined copy U on cover with numeral 62 of Morpeth to Clarence Town. The stamp which is of superb colour shows doubling of the whole design, unusual item, SG.52. £200 to 250 N/S

1897-99 1d two colour proofs on card, one in blue, the other greenish grey. Scarce. (2) £75 to 100 £105.00

1897-99 2d three colour trials/die proofs, two on thick card, one on thin card in brown, pale grey-blue & in greenish blue, scarce. £120 to 150 £120.00
  • Victoria
272    M
1901 'No Postage' issue M range comprising ½d pair, 2d x 11 incl. strip of 5, 3d x 2, 4d x 3, 6d x 5 & 5s single from SG. 376/383 good to fine. Cat.£320 (24) £40 to 60 £58.00
  • Western Australia
1857-59 2d brown black/red variety printed both sides FU, SG. 15a with clear 1990 BPA Cert. Cat. £800 £300 to 350 N/S
  • Australia
274    M
1886-1904 fine M range on old Imperial leaves incl. 1883 3d (2 shades), 1886-96 2/6d & 5s, various QV profile head types with vals to 6d, 1902-04 6d, 10d & 5s, later 'thick' Postage vals to 2/6d. (27) Cat. £550 £100 to 145 £155.00
275    Used
Stockbook of KGV Heads & Roos duplicated used ranges with heads to 1/4d & Roos to 2s (660) £50 to 65 £82.00
1913-1970s good to VFU collection in a large stock book, extensive ranges of Roos & KGV heads, highlights incl. 1913 6d Kookaburra 1925 £1 grey VFU, 1929 £2 VFU, 1928 Exhibition 3d Pair of four UM, 1931-36 C of A. 5s, 10s (2) & £1 VFU, 1932 Bridge set VFU & later ranges to 1970's these a range of M Blocks of four or larger, plus Officials VFU. Very useful lot well worth closer inspection. (100's) £600 to 800 £800.00
277    Used
1913-2000 good to F.U Collection in a Davo printed album, being an ex dealers stock - all are identified by SG Number & individually priced (in pencil), some duplication is present (no more than two of each), incl ranges of Roos to 2s , ranges of KGV heads to 1/4d, 1913 6d kookaburra, 1934 Centenary Set, 1935 Anzac Set, 1937 to £1, useful later ranges to modern. £60 to 80 £76.00
278    Used
1913-2000+ good to FU collection housed in two ring binders from Roo's, various to 10s (2), 6d Kookaburra, KGV Heads to 1/4d also 1/4d block of four, middle period commems incl. 1934 Centenary, 1935 Jubilee, 1937 Defins to 10s (2) etc. Later issues to modern also a few Officials & a selection of Australian States. (100's) £150 to 200 £150.00
279    M
1913-2006 predominantly U collection in SG & Davo One Country albums (3) incl. useful range of KGV Heads & Roo's - mixed M & U incl. some sets. Some stamps heavily cancelled but several useful M incl. 1915 3d & 9d Roo's with wmk inverted, 1927-36 commems, well covered but no 5s S.H.B, also noted 1937 KGVI Defin set U incl. 3d varieties & extra 5s values plus set M incl. extra 5s value. Remaining issues to 1999 fairly well covered though some used stamps rather heavily postmarked. Collection includes small useful range of 1907-60 Postage Dues incl. 1907 2d, SG.D55. £300 to 400 £340.00
1913-52 M & U collection on hagner leaves incl. 1913 Roos to 1s U, 1913 1d (2) M, 1914 KGV Heads to 5d M & U, 1915 Roos to 5s U, 1918-23 KGV Heads to 1/4d M, 1923-24 Roos 6d & 2s VFU, 1924 KGV Heads to 4½d M, 1928 KGV Heads to 5d M, 1/4d FU. 1929 Roos to 5s U, 1931-36 C of A set M, 9d, 2s & 5s Roos FU, 1931 Air 'OS' FU, 1934 Macarthur Set UM, 1935 Submarine Set UM, 1936 Centenary set UM, 1937-49 Defin from M Top values UM incl. both thick & thin papers, 1937 Foundation of NSW set M, 1948 Arms high value set optd SPECIMEN fine M, range KGVI Coil pairs UM, plus range of postage dues. Fine lot, inspection recommended. ST.Cat.£3,300 (325) £500 to 650 £500.00
281    M
1913-78 M & U collection in 4 Rapkin spring back albums, strength in KGV Heads & Roos incl. variety of Dies, shades & flaws. Roo vals over 2s are mainly missing except for 1915 5s perf O.S (U), 1931 5s FU & 1931 10s, £1 & £2 optd Specimen, 1928-36 commem section is well represented with few gaps & incl. 1932 S.H.B set (U), strong KGVI incl. 1937 defin set M incl. all dies of the 3d val. Later issues incl. QEII is virtually complete with many corner marginal imprint blocks together with good range of covers & some booklets. Altogether an impressive lot which should be viewed by potential bidders. (100's) ST.Cat. £7500+ £1200 to 1500 £1500.00
282    Used
1913-81 good to VFU collection housed in a Lindner hingeless album, good general run through incl. 1913 to 2s, 1913 6d Kookaburra, KGV Heads to 1/4d, 1926-30 to 1/4d, 1929 to 2s, 1931 Kingsford Smith (4 values), 1931 to 5s, commems well represented (no S.H.B), KGVI defins to £1, then appears complete to 1981. Also incl. stock book + ring binder containing NSW with good pmk interest, also bag of M Australia for sorting. (100's) £200 to 250 £200.00
283    Used
1913-91 good to FU collection of 1302 stamps on leaves (some loose between pages), useful ranges of Roos to 5s & 5s O.S, similar KGV heads to 1/4d, 1913 6d Kookaburra, 1935 Jubilee Set, 1937 Set, later to 1990's £80 to 100 £92.00
284     1926 KGV Head ½d sage green P.13½ x 12½ x95 Um examples incl. marginal block of 35, blocks of six (4) etc, some gum toning & odd perf faults, SG.95. Cat. £332+ £60 to 75 £68.00
285    M
COLLECTION of M & U housed in three albums, highlights incl. small range Roos U, KGV Heads well represented mainly FU with useful ranges , partly sorted with vals to 1/4d, early commem sets incl. Capt Sturt set M x2, 1930 Surcharge set M, 1931 Kingsford Smith set M, 1931 'OS' on 6d M, 1935 Jubilee set M, 1935 Submarine set M, 1936 Centenary set M, 1940 Imperial Forces set M & U, then a general run through of material to 1960's. Also useful ranges Postage Dues & OS Officials. (100's) £250 to 300 N/S
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