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Stamp auction - 4 February 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
392
Used (on letter or envelope)
QUEENSLAND, TASMANIA, SOUTH AUSTRALIA - 1887 1d postal stationery card, local Toowoomba c.d.s. & '214' numeral, 1895 2½d cover to UK, reverse T.P.O Queensland c.d.s. 1902 2½d cover - Brisbane and numeral '10' postmark to UK. 1905 2d cover Hopetown, '507' numeral. Pair of 1d PPC's - Gympie & Emu Park c.d.s. South Australia 1d cards Conmura & Norwood squared circles, 1902 2½d cover to Austria. Tasmania 1885 Post Office Letter Bill - Spring Hill, Tasmania c.d.s. & Philips S.E Australia map. (10) £55 to 75 £68.00
  • New South Wales
393
Used (on letter or envelope)
1879-later range of covers, postal stationery cards & PPC's incl. 1879 6d rate (1d x6), tied numeral '193' sunburst, cover to UK via San Francisco, 1911 reg cover franked 1d x4 to Scotland, range of covers at 2½d rate, QV 4d reg NSW envelope unused - c.d.s. pmks incl. Ashfield, Grafton, Blayney, Bathurst, Ingleburn, Waterloo, Waverley, various types Sydney, Queen Victoria Market, Ship Room, also fine Philip folding map of NSW. (22) £70 to 85 £82.00
  • Tasmania
394
 Unused
1858 1s vermilion strip of five unused clear margins on three sides, clear to touching frame lines along top, 1st stamp has vertical crease, 5th stamp has small scissor cut in margin, overall appearance is a little grubby or soiled but still a scarce multiple, SG.41 Cat. £750 each as mint. £250 to 350 £250.00
395
 M
1892-99 set to 10s, fine M, SG.216/224. (9) Cat. £340 £120 to 140 £150.00
396
 M
1899-1900 Pictorial set M (2½d fault) SG. 229/236. (8) Cat. £150 £40 to 50 N/S
  • Victoria
397
Used (on letter or envelope)
1886-later range of covers, postal stationery cards & PPC's incl. 1886 2d cover used Geelong to Stratford P.O Inspector, reverse 'UP TRAIN VICTORIA' c.d.s, fine 1909 reg cover to N.York rated 5½d incl. 3d scarce orange-yellow shade, fine YACKANDANDA - VIC c.d.s, range of c.d.s. & numeral cancels on stationery & PPC's with Berwick, Windsor, Mornington, Walhalla, Hawthorne, Bentleigh, Williamstown, various Melbourne & Telegraph Office on illustrated letter card, also fine Philip hardback folding map of Victoria. (18) £80 to 100 £92.00
398
 UM
1900 Empire Patriotic Fund 2d (2s) emerald green UM, SG.375. (1) Cat. £275 £60 to 75 £94.00
  • Australia
399
 M
 Used
1913-36 collection of mainly M KGV Heads & Roos on printed album leaves incl. 1913 Roos to 5s (excl. 2½d), 1914 KGV Heads ½d to 5d, 1915 (Jan) Roos to 2s (excl. 2d, 6d & 5s), 1915 (Oct) Roos to 5s plus 10s, £1 & £2 SPECIMENS, 1918 (Jan) KGV Heads ½d to 1½d (both).1918 (Nov) KGV Heads to 1/4d, 1923 (Dec) Roos 6d & 2s plus £1 SPECIMEN, 1924 (May - Aug) to 4½d + 1s (SG.82) & 1½d (SG.83/84), 1926 KGV Heads Perf 14 to 1/4d & Perf 13½ x 12½ to 5d M & 1/4d U, 1929 Roos to 10s M & 1931 KGV Heads to 1/4d & 1932 Roos to 5s plus 10s, £1 & £2 SPECIMENS. Also 1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge set M & various commems plus a range Postage Dues & Officials, mixed M & U in need of sorting. A valuable lot, well worth inspection. (203) ST.Cat. £7000+ £800 to 1200 £1350.00
400    M
 Used
1913-52 M & U collection housed on printed leaves in a Utile album, highlights incl. Roos to 5s FU, KGV Heads to 1/4d FU, 1913 6d kookaburra M, 1932 5s Sydney Harbour Bridge M, 1935 Jubilee set M etc. Also a duplicated range of Australian States. (100's) £200 to 250 £250.00
401
 Used
1914-2010 good to FU collection housed in three quite well filled SG One Country albums (basic ranges), highlight is the 1931-36 Wmk C of A £1 grey (Cat. £275) £300 to 350 N/S
402
 M
 Used
1923-24 Roo 6d chestnut, variety 'leg of kangaroo broken' M (2) & U (1) purple cancel, also Perf 'OS' 6d with variety M o.g, some perfs short in places etc. (4) Cat. £350+ £50 to 65 £96.00
403
 Used
1931-36 £1 grey FU - three blunted perfs at top, SG.137 (1) Cat. £275 £50 to 60 £72.00
404
 M
1932 5s Bridge, fine M, SG.143 (1) Cat. £425 £100 to 125 £115.00
405
 Used
1935 £1 grey, FU (tiny fault), SG.137, Cat. £275 £55 to 65 £56.00
406
 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. £140 to 180 N/S
407
 UM
1948 Arms high values 5s, 10c & £1 vals each UM block of four (£1 is marginal imprint block) + £2 single marginal imprint, SG.224a/4d (13) Cat. £340 £70 to 90 £90.00
408    M
 Used
1953-2013 M & U collection housed in five albums incl. AAT. High face value. £150 to 200 £210.00
409
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1953-66 range of flight & first flight covers incl. 1953 June 2nd Qantas Coronation Mail Sydney - London Official cover, another by Official Air Letter, BOAC Comet first flights several routes, Qantas, Air India, Air New Zealand through to 1960's. (38) £45 to 60 £45.00
 
   
       
   
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