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Stamp auction - 27 November 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 November 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 149 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
327
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
328
Used (on letter or envelope)
19th/20thC various covers incl. QV 5d franks to Hobart, 1894 POSTAGE PAID SYDNEY N.S.W c.d.s cover to Armadale, other with MILSON'S POINT N.S.W, various Queensland, South Australia, later unclaimed and return to Sydney from Aden. Nice group to view incl. censored Italian POW printed cover from named AUST CAMP. (12) £150 to 180 N/S
  • New South Wales
329
 Used
NEW SOUTH WALES 1897 Diamond Jubilee 2½d (2s.6d) FU, SG. 281. (1) Cat. £225. £80 to 100 £125.00
  • Queensland
330

1900 Patriotic Fund 1d imperf. Colour Trial in violet on un-gummed watermarked paper. (1) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Tasmania
331
Used (on letter or envelope)
1895-99 Public Service Birth Certificates with c.d.s postmarks PARATTA, RHYNDASTON and TUNNACK, nice strikes with unused Walch's Tasmanian postcard. (4) £50 to 60 N/S
332
 Used
c1903 LADY'S BAY c.d.s. an almost complete strike on a 2d Hobart pictorial issue. (1) £40 to 55 N/S
333
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. £60 to 80 N/S
334
 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 £88.00
  • Australia
335
Used (on letter or envelope)
ASSORTMENT of covers - all periods incl. States. Airmails incl. first flight Melbourne - Launceston May 1931, Melbourne - London 1931, WWI & WWII censors, stationery etc. (84) £140 to 160 £160.00
336
 Used
1913-2000 U collection housed in a Davo album incl. Roos to 2s (2), KGV Heads to 1/4d (2) then fairly complete from 1927 (excl. 5s Bridge) to 2000 incl. M/Sheets, plus AAT 1957-97. (100's) £100 to 130 £100.00
337
 UM
 M
1913-92 M or UM collection housed in clear mounts in a Lighthouse album incl. 1913 Roos set to 1s, 1913-14 1d + 6d Kookaburra, KGV Heads well represented with vals to 1/4d (3), 1929-30 5s Roo, fine marginal UM, 1931-36 KGV Heads set, middle period incl. 1934 Centenary, both perfs, 1934 Macarthur set, 1935 Jubilee set, 1937-49 Defin set, 1948 Arms set, then a virtually complete run through to 1990's plus AAT 1957-91. Useful lot especially the KGV Heads. (100's) £650 to 800 £660.00
338
 M
 Used
Australia States & Australia collection from earlies to 1969 housed in a spring back album incl. general range of all states, Australia from 1913-14 Roos to 5s FU, 1913-14 6d Kookaburra M, 1915 (15th Jan-Aug) set U, 1915-27 Roos vals to 5s U, 1929-30 Roos to 5s U also £1 & £2 Roos optd. SPECIMEN, 1932 Bridge set FU, later ranges to 1960's incl. 1949 2d coil pair M etc. (100's) £300 to 400 £390.00
339
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926-34 first flight covers, range of (16) mainly cacheted incl. 1926 April 27th AAS Melbourne-Sydney with KGV ½d, 1d,3d & Angel vignette (tied) bears 'Forwarded by Air Mail' cachet, early use. 1926 Dec 31st West Australia Airways Derby-Perth 'Forwarded by Air Mail' cachet, C.T.P ULM flight 1934 April 14th Personal cover 156 of 500, then flown on return flight Kaitaia-Sydney with cachets & signed ULM & Boulton also scarce compliments slip giving details, 1934 May 11th CTP ULM Sydney-Wellington special cover 235 of 250 flown pilot signed, back stamped one of the rarest 'faith' in Australia Trans-Tasman flight covers, attractive lot. £150 to 170 £200.00
340
 M
1927-2000 M collection housed in Davo album incl. 1931 Kingsford Smith (4), 1934 Centenary set, 1935 Jubilee set, then a largely complete run though to 2000 in m/s also AAT 1957-90's collection. (100's) £100 to 150 £175.00
341
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 £50.00
342
 M
1932 1s Lyrebird fine M SG. 140. (1) Cat. £45. £15 to 20 N/S
343
 M
1932 5s grey & yellow fine M, SG. 135. (1) Cat. £160. £50 to 65 £62.00
344
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Imperial Airways/Qantas first flight illustrated official covers (9) incl. Brisbane-Rambang, Dutch.E.Indies, Blackall-Soerabaja (scarce leg) Darwin-Koepang (scarce leg) etc. £90 to 120 £105.00
345
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935-82 first flight covers (33) incl. 1935 Oct 7th Holymans Airways Melbourne-Canberra (157 flown), another but both pilots signed, 1935 Oct 7th illustrated cover Hobart-Sydney, another Sydney-Canberra, 1936 May 28th WASP Airlines Coonamble-Dubbo with company vignette & b/stamp (only 50 flown) £80 to 100 £82.00
346
 UM
1937-49 5s, 10s & £1 UM (the £1 imprint lower marginal - tiny tone spot), SG.176/8. (3) Cat. £146 £40 to 50 £48.00
347
 Air Mail
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
348
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
349
 UM
1948 10s Robes on thin paper, a lower right corner marginal block of four SG. 177a. (4) Cat. £200+. £80 to 90 £82.00
 
   
       
   
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