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Stamp auction - 3 September 2015 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 3 September 2015. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 151 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
402
 Used
REVENUES collection on large Yvert leaves incl. W. AUSTRALIA Internal Revenue 1882 vals to £1 & £1.10s, 1899 to £1. NSW Stamp Duty 1865 to 7s, 8s & 10s (Perf & Imperf), 1868 to 12/6d, 15s & £1 (3). QUEENSLAND 1885 Beer Duty 1s & 2s, 1897 2s & 12/9d, Stamp Duty 1866 set to 20s, 1869 set to 20s, 1871 to 2s, 1892 to £1. VICTORIA Beer Duty 1890 4/3d & 6/3d (scarce), 1895 3d, further Beer Duty (9 vals) to 3s, Stamp Duty 1879-97 range of vals to 10s etc. A useful lot of rarely offered material. (241) ST.Cat. Barefoot £2175++ £500 to 650 £880.00
403
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 vals, tied BROKEN HILL/1331 duplex to Melbourne. (2) £45 to 65 £52.00
404    M
 Used
Collection in album with a strong section of New South Wales incl. scarce earlies, 1897 Charity pair. Queensland useful Chalons. South Australia with Imperf & Rouletted issues O.S. Tasmania incl. useful earlies. Victoria incl. half lengths, other Imperfs, 1897 Charity set U. Western Australia 1854 1d (2), 4d (2), 1s U, later Swans. Australia good range of Roos with vals to 10s incl. 2s M, KGV Heads Anzac, Silver Jubilee, Airs O.S 6d, 1937 to £1 M, Anniv Forces, KGVI Coils, Arms £2, 10s M, 1963 to £2 M, 1966 to $4. Good range of later issues, useful Dues to 5s, BCOF vals to 2s, perf O.S incl. 1915 5s M, A.A.T sets to $1 etc. Very good lot, condition a little varied on some. (many 100's) £350 to 450 £920.00
  • New South Wales
405
 Used
1850 1d Sydney View horizontal pair with good to large margins on three sides, close cut or cut into at base - one stamp in clear, VFU with barred oval numeral cancels. (2) £200 to 250 £220.00
406
 Used
1852 1d vermilion on bluish medium wove paper, vertical pair (32/42) with clear margins at left & right sides, cut into or very close at top & base, cancelled fine barred ovals. £60 to 80 £72.00
  • Queensland
407
 Literature
LITERATURE - The Postage Stamps, Envelopes, Wrappers, Postcards & Telegraph Forms of Queensland by Basset Hull (1930), three other publications incl. KGV 1d Surface Printed - Wallen, 1913 Penny Kangaroo - Dormer Legge, History of Newcastle P.O - Doherty. £50 to 70 £50.00
408

1900 Patriotic Fund 1d imperf. Colour Trial in violet on un-gummed watermarked paper. (1) £70 to 90 N/S
  • South Australia
409
 M
1902-04 Thin 'POSTAGE' 5s & 10s, fresh M, SG.277/278. (2) Cat. £290 £70 to 85 N/S
  • Tasmania
410
 M
 Used
Collection in album with 1853 4d cut to shape, 1857-59 1d (2) & 4d U, 1858 6d U, 1871-91 6d (3), 1s on piece, 1880 3d M with variety, 1892 to 6d, 1s & 10s FU, 1896 4d & 9d M, 1899 to 6d M & set FU. 1902-04 M & U, 1902-04 various perfs M, 1905-12 incl. 2d (2), 3d, 4d (5) & 6d M (some U), 1905-11 ½d (8), 1d (4), 2d pair, 3d & 6d (3) M various perfs, also U & 1912 3d M etc. Postal fiscals 1880 3d M & set U, range of OS, T & TAS perfins U. Good lot. (219) £140 to 170 £165.00
411
 UM
1892-99 set to £1, fresh UM, the 10s with two small brown marks on gum, SG.216/225. (10) Cat. £750 £200 to 240 £300.00
412
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTMARKS in album mainly on the pictorial issues or 1899 etc. incl. useful numerals & c.d.s. Local & village cancellations with some on postcards. Fine lot, must be viewed carefully. (228 + 11 cards/covers) £80 to 120 £150.00
413
 Used
c1903 LADY'S BAY c.d.s. an almost complete strike on a 2d Hobart pictorial issue. (1) £40 to 55 £40.00
414
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. £50 to 70 £56.00
  • Western Australia
415
 Used
1854-55 4d pale blue, VFU example with ample margins, SG.3. (1) £60 to 70 £110.00
416
 Used
1902 £1 orange-brown, superb used with central c.d.s, SG.128. (1) Cat. £180 £50 to 65 £78.00
  • Victoria
417
 M
 Used
1905-13 P.12½ £2 dull blue M (some perf faults at top), SG.432, Cat. £750, 1901 Perf 'OS' VFU, SG.400. £100 to 150 £210.00
  • Australia
418    M
 Used
Large black page stock book containing a duplicated range of Australia, States & Territories. Very few modern stamps, around 2/3rds are Australian States, approx 2000. £70 to 90 £120.00
419
 M
 Used
1913-14 2d, 2½d, 4d (short perf at top), 9d M from SG.3/10, 1915 3d SG.37, 1929 6d, 9d & 1s SG.107/9 - all M, 1936 CofA 10s U SG.136, 1948 Arms High Value set M SG.224a/224d. OFFICIALS OS punctured 'OS' 1914 6d & 1s U SG.O23 & O25 + 4d orange M SG.O41. (16) Cat. £800+ £80 to 120 £125.00
420
 M
 Used
1913-80 M & U collection housed in a Lighthouse hingeless album incl. 1913 Roos to 2s U, 1913 6d Kookaburra U, 1914-23 KGV Heads to 1/4d U, further KGV Heads incl. shades mainly VFU. Noted 1/4d (2) M, Roos to 5s VFU, 5s M (toned), 1931-36 10s, £1, £2 Roos optd SPECIMEN, 1928 2d Exhibition sheetlet of four UM (gum toned), 1932 Bridge set VFU, middle period commem sets either M or FU (some toning), later mainly U to 1980. (100's) £250 to 300 £310.00
421
 Specimen
1919 £2 black & rose optd SPECIMEN centred low to left, fine M, SG.45s. (1) £50 to 70 £65.00
422
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929-81 collection of 68 first flight covers incl. 1929 flown Hay - Melbourne, franked 1½d KGV + 3d Air, also bears A.A.S 'Angel' label & forwarded by Air Mail cachet (latest recorded use at Hay). 1929 first acceptance for Imperial Airways service Karachi - London 16.12.29 registered special cover Perth - Sutton Coldfield. 1934 Imperial Airways/Qantas first flight Camooweal - Anthony's Lagoon - McKinlay on Official cover, similar covers also for Cloncurry - Roma, Katherine - McKinlay, Katherine - Toowoomba, Katherine - Winton. 1935 Holymans Airways Melbourne - Canberra (157 flown), similar covers for Sydney - Melbourne, Canberra - Hobart. 1949 Qantas Charter flight Sydney - Hong Kong Official cover (pilot signed), 1949 Qantas 2nd Class Mail Sydney - London wrapper complete with contents (scarce) with vignette etc. Nice lot, viewing recommended. £300 to 375 £420.00
423
 UM
 M
1937-49 watermarked defins on three hagner pages, mainly M with some useful UM. Noted - P.13½ x 14 set UM (excl. 5d & 9d), 3d Die I UM (4), M 'White Wattles' (fair only) and other handy bits & pieces, SG.164/92, 200/2. £180 to 230 N/S
424
 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, PMG's Dept envelope to mail branch, Townsville, QLD and 1954 ADVICE OF DELIVERY franked 6d Kookaburra, tied MERREDIN, W. AUST c.d.s. (3) £65 to 75 £86.00
425
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 POW 2½d cover, boxed PASSED BY CENSOR V122, also reverse OPENED BY CENSOR label from CAMP 2 VICTORIA, obverse shows 'Approved for Transmission by Camp Commandant' cachet. 1947 airmail cover franked India 1½as vals (10), tied AUST ARMY P.O sent from Tokyo to Hong Kong - AUST FORCES in JAPAN. (2) £40 to 50 N/S
426   Block larger than four or stamp booklet
BOOKLETS in album with 1942 2/6d black on buff, 1952 3/6d, 1953-57 3/6d (3) one exploded 4s (2), 1960 5s, 1962-65 5s (3), 1966 60c (6), 1967 50c (2) & $1 (11), 1968 $1, 1969 $1, 1970 set of three Later Prime Ministers (3) Defence Forces 1967 50c (3), 1968 50c (1), range of later booklets - face of these $120. (79 bklts) Cat. £1080 + face $120. £140 to 170 £150.00
 
   
       
   
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