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Stamp auction - 27 March 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 March 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 147 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
432
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
19th/20thC assembly of stamps and postmarks with Western Australia 1d black (SG.1) good condition, numeral pmks (10), other States pmks, stamps & Revenues, good Tasmania c.d.s. (3) on Pictorial vals, on 16 stock cards, noted pmks, Lord Howe Island & Thursday Island with five attractive postcards & covers - to view. (140) £40 to 50 £72.00
433
Used (on letter or envelope)
1889-1904 reg. envelopes (foolscap size) with Queensland 5d franking, tied 336 numerals and THURSDAY ISLAND c.d.s. to Tasmania, also 4d NSW reg. envelope plus 2d (3) Emu values, tied BROKEN HILL/1331 duplex to Melbourne. (2) £50 to 70 N/S
  • New South Wales
434
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. £150 to 200 £230.00
435

c1870 reprinted Diadem Sunken die Die Proof in carmine on thin un-watermarked, un-gummed paper (60 x 58mm) with black value tablet and side borders, fine. £140 to 160 £145.00
436     WATERMARKED PAPER 1886-87 'NSW' five full and one part impression plus New South in margin, also part sheet of 90 impressions of the NSW/R wmk on thick paper taken from the original dandy roll. Has been folded. (2) £60 to 75 £72.00
  • Tasmania
437
 Used
CANCELLATIONS - MANUSCRIPT NUMERALS 1853-57 the selection of mainly Chalon issues with m/s numeral cancellations with '12' of Brighton (12), '36' of Hutton (27 incl. 2d green strip of three & 4d pair), '58' of Waterloo Point on a 4d irregular strip of three and '57' of Westbury (2), mostly fine. (44) £120 to 160 £160.00
438
 Used
1855 4d blue cancelled by a good central strike of the hand struck '4' stamp, just re-touched at lower right. Also another example (cut into) bearing a m/s '4' cancellation. (2) £80 to 100 £80.00
439

1889 6d mauve & 1s vermillion imperforate blocks of four and a single of each, being reprinted on thin white card. Also a small reprinted proof of the Queen Victoria Head, fine group. (11) £80 to 100 £105.00
440
 Used
OFFICIALS & OTHER PERFINS 1902-12 an interesting used selection of pictorial issues with values to 6d with Official 'OS' and 'T' perforations plus a small number of 'A' perfins, some with interesting c.d.s. but mainly used in Hobart, all neatly written up on leaves. (115) £140 to 160 £180.00
441
 Used
c1903 LADY'S BAY c.d.s. an almost complete strike in a 2d Hobart pictorial issue. (1) £40 to 55 £35.00
442
Used (on letter or envelope)
1905 April 14th PPC from Hobart to London with h/stamp '1d' and the very scarce 5/CTMS/T h/stamp - few recorded. £70 to 90 £60.00
443
 UM
 Block of four
1905-11 1d rose red Mount Wellington Perf 11 x12 (at right vertical side) a top marginal block of four UM - scarce. (4) £100 to 120 £110.00
444
 Used
1911 Nov 24th LEGANA c.d.s. an almost complete strike on a 1d Mount Wellington pictorial, rated RRR. £70 to 90 £92.00
445
 Used
1922 Aug 22nd Murdunna c.d.s. an almost complete central strike on a 3d olive Roo. Scarce. (1) £80 to 100 £105.00
446
 Used
1929 Aug 29th Liena c.d.s. a good almost complete strike of the very scarce later spelling 'LOENA/TASMANIA' c.d.s on a ½d Lake Marion pictorial, rated RRR. (1) £80 to 100 £65.00
  • Victoria
447
 Used
1884-86 Stamp Duty 6d, 1s, 1/6d, 2/6d, 3s, 5s, £1 & £2 U, mixed condition. (8) £75 to 100 £92.00
  • Western Australia
448
 Unused
 Used
1854 1d black U (faults), 1854-55 4d pale blue unused - as priced by SG, 4d blue U, 1s pale brown unused (as cat), 1857-59 imperf 6d grey-black U, 1860-64 2d U, 4d unused, 1861-64 1d, 2d, 6d, 1s U, Perf 14 1d, 2d, 4d U, 1864 1d, 6d U, 1864-79 1d (3) one unused, 4d, 6d (2), 1s (2), range of 1871-85 vals to 6d (3), 1874 1d on 2d U, 1884 ½d on 1d unused & U, 1d on 3d U, 1895 ½d on 3d U, 1d on 3d (2), 1902-12 incl. 2/6d, 2s, 10d M. The condition a little varied on earlier issues but a useful collection of these popular stamps. (78) Cat. £2450 approx. £250 to 300 £410.00
  • Australia
449
 M
 Used
1913-2000 M & U collection housed in four albums, two stock books & three photo albums. Useful range of mainly U Roos with better values incl. 1923 £1 grey FU, 1929 5s VFU, 1931-33 5s, 10s (2) & £1 (some faults). Good range of KGV Heads U incl. some shades & odd M. Better early commemorative sets incl. 1932 Bridge set, then a run through to modern issues. Also better 'OS' Officials & Dues etc. Although the condition is mixed in places with some foxing present this is still a useful collection with good potential. Viewing recommended. £350 to 450 £430.00
450
 Used
1913-2007 collection of U in one Simplex & three Senator albums incl. impressive study of the Roo and KGV Head defin issues with good strength in Roo top values. Noted - 1913 2s, 5s (3) & 10s, 1915 1s (5) & 5s, 1915-27 2s (6), 5s (4), 10s (3) & £1 (2), 1923-24 £1 (2), 1929 5s (3) & £2 plus 1932 5s (7), 10s (2), £1, £2. Some duplication but incl. useful shades, inverted wmks & a few varieties. Condition throughout is fine and most stamps have light, crisp cancellations. 1931-36 period is well covered incl. a fine set of the Sydney Harbour Bridge issue. Remainder of collection is large part complete incl. Souvenir issues, some M/Sheets & a few covers. An attractive collection and should be viewed. (many 100's) £1200 to 1500 £2800.00
451
 Used
1913-89 good to VFU collection housed in clear mounts in a printed album incl. 1913 to 2s, 1913-14 1d KGV, 6d Kookaburra, 1915 Roo's 2d to 5s set, 1915 Roo's to 5s, 1918 KGV ½d to 1/4d, 1926-30 P.14 ½d to 1/4d, P.13½ x 12½ ½d to 1/4d, 1929-30 Roo's 6d to 10s, 1931-36 ½d to 1/4d, Roo's 6d to £2 set, full range of commems incl. 1932 Sydney Harbour set etc. Later ranges to 1989. (100's) £600 to 800 £820.00
452
 Used
1915-28 10s grey & pink, VFU centred low, SG.43. Cat. £350 £80 to 100 £120.00
453
Used (on letter or envelope)
1919-38 attractive assembly of covers and postcards with 1919 folded NOTICE OF INFECTIOUS DISEASE franked 1½d value, 1922 2d envelope + 2d value tied GLADSTONE c.d.s. to USA, 1927 OHMS envelope with 1½d O.S perfin, 1926 1d postcard + ½d to Amsterdam, 1938 Airmail cover franked 5d, underpaid T6d h/stamp and 2d - 4d Postage Due values added. (5) £90 to 100 £105.00
454
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926-29 range of 14 first flight covers incl. reg. cover from Camperdown flown Sydney - Melbourne 20.4.26 AAS ANGEL vignette, another flown Narrandera - Sydney 24.4.26 with same vignette, another flown Hay - Sydney 21.6.27 with same vignette and 'Forwarded By Air Mail' cachet, WAA flight Derby - Perth 31.12.26 with 'Forwarded by Air Mail' cachet, WAA Adelaide - Perth 2.6.29, WAA Perth - Adelaide 6.6.29 registered - all bear attractive mainly mixed frankings. £50 to 60 £82.00
455
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-34 range of first flight covers incl. ANA Melbourne - Sydney reg. cover 1.6.30, Imperial A.W 1st Experimental flight to England April 1931 unused Official envelope, ANA Hobart - Melbourne 1.5.31 onto Sydney, bears large circular cachet, another but Melbourne - Hobart 2.5.31 onto Cornwall, JOHNSON 'Miss Flinders' flight Launceston - Whitemark 7.6.32 etc. (8) £45 to 60 £45.00
456
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-41 Trio of illustrated covers advertising Leather Goods, Fruit Culture & Garden Hose, all franked KGV 1d, also 1941 cover to Palestine with twin censor marks, reverse star label for Australian Comforts Fund. (4) £50 to 70 N/S
457
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-54 with 1937 5d + 3d franking reg. envelope 1st Flight Cairns - Normantown - Burketown, Queensland with reverse reg. cancels, also 1943 printed OHMS, P.M.G's Dept. envelope to Mail branch, Townsville, QLD and 1954 ADVICE OF DELIVERY franked 6d Kookaburra, tied MERREDIN, W. AUST c.d.s. (3) £70 to 80 N/S
458
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 P.O.W 2½d cover, boxed PASSED BY CENSOR V122, also reverse OPENED BY CENSOR label from CAMP 2 VICTORIA, also obverse 'Approved for Transmission by Camp Commandant' cachet with 1947 airmail cover franked India 1½as values (10), tied AUST ARMY P.O sent from Tokyo to Hong Kong - AUST FORCES in JAPAN. (2) £40 to 50 N/S
 
   
       
   
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