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This auction took place on 29 June 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 153 - Australia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Australian States
286
 M
 Used
COLLECTION of M & U housed in a Devon album with ranges from New South Wales, Queensland, S. Australia & Tasmania incl. some duplication, a few M blocks etc. Highly catalogued but mixed condition. (817) £250 to 300 £320.00
  • New South Wales
287
 M
 Used
1852-1906 M & U collection on Imperial leaves incl. 1852 3d dull yellow green (SG.67) four margins good U, 1854 6d (4 diff shades), 1s (2 diff) U, 1856 1d, 2d U (2), 1860 5d M, 5d U (2), 6d U, 8d U, 1863-69 1d M, 2d U, 10d lilac M, 1882-97 5d M, 8d U, 1s U, 1902-03 4d, 8d, 10d, 2/6d M, 1905 6d, 1s M, 1897 Diamond Jubilee Charity set M (Cat. £300), then a range of OFFICIAL 'OS' opts incl. some SPECIMEN opts. Useful lot. (72) £120 to 160 £175.00
  • Queensland
288
 M
 Used
DUPLICATED collection/stock on leaves & in stock book with an extensive range on leaves of Chalons from a few Imperfs with 1868-74 SPECIMEN set of five complete, 4d (SG.56) & 5s (SG.58) h/stamp SPECIMEN, also SG.49 & 145 h/stamp SPECIMEN, Perf issues - very many of most vals to 1s, also 2s to 20s Chalon high values 2s (5), 2/6d (9), 5s (8), 10s (4), £1 (7) mostly U with some M, other issues with shades, perfs etc. throughout. 1900 Charity Air U, 1907-11 2/6d (3), 5s (3), 10s M, £1 M. Postal Fiscals Perf OS, Railway etc. The stock book with a good range of Chalons and later issues. Very useful, highly catalogued lot, viewing recommended. (many 100's) Cat. £21,000 by vendor. £1000 to 1250 £1000.00
  • South Australia
289
 M
 Used
COLLECTION on leaves 1855 1d, 2d, 6d fair used singles, 1856-58 1d, 2d (3), 6d, 1s, 1858-59 1d (2), 6d, 1s, 1860-69 many to 2s (2), 1867-70 incl. 1s (2), 10d, 6d (3), 1d (2), 1868-79 to 2s (4), 1870-73 to 2s (2), 1876-1900 many to 2s (4), 1879 incl. 2s (5), 1901-02 1s (3), 2s (2), many later incl. Tall High vals to 2/6d & 5s, also duplicated range on three large cards. Condition varied. (few 100's). ST.Cat approx £6800 by vendor. £250 to 350 £290.00
290
 M
1902-04 Thin 'POSTAGE' 5s & 10s, fresh M, SG.277/278. (2) Cat. £290 £70 to 85 N/S
  • Tasmania
291
 M
 Used
COLLECTION on leaves with 1853 1d (SG.1) attractive looking but repaired, 4d (2) cut square but repaired, cut to shape (3), Chalons - a very useful range Imperf & Perf, Queen's Heads vals to 5s (2) U, Pictorials with Perfs etc, some revenues, also a range oi stock book, well worth closer scrutiny. (few 100's) £250 to 300 £460.00
292
 Used
1855 2d deep green, margins virtually all round, just touched lower left & corner crease, 4d deep blue, just four margins both U with barred oval numerals, SG.15 & 17. (2) Cat. £620 £60 to 75 £82.00
293
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 6d grey violet (SG.46) on cover cut down at left with red GPO Hobart Town/Crown c.d.s, reverse SHIP - LETTER SYDNEY and NSW arrival, 1870 6d grey on cover, reverse P.O Launceston/Crown mark in red, 1876 6d perf cancelled Launceston c.d.s, latter pair to England, in good condition. (3) £130 to 150 £160.00
294
 M
1871-91 6d dull reddish lilac, wmk double lined numeral, fine marginal M, SG.139. (1) Cat. £180 £40 to 50 £40.00
295
 Unused
1880-91 3d red-brown, unused imperf pair & 1d pink, part o.g imperf pair, SG.161a & 164a. Cat. £825 £100 to 130 £165.00
  • Victoria
296
 Used
COLLECTION on leaves from a good range of 'half lengths' with 1d (14), 2d (14), 3d (5), Queen on Throne 2d (26), Imperf Heads to 1s (4), also registered 2s, range of Perf issues to 1s, 5s (6). Good lot of Duty Stamps - some genuine postal usage with vals to £2, also £5 pen cancelled, 1897 Jubilee 1d U, 2½d unused, 1905-13 £1 dull rose VFU, 5s (2) etc. Also a range of issues in packets etc. Very high catalogue value but condition varied on earlier material. (many 100's) £400 to 500 £720.00
297
Used (on letter or envelope)
1875 envelope to Dead Letter Office, Melbourne, franked two 4d shades (SG.110) tied by superb Castlemaine duplex h/stamp. £40 to 50 N/S
  • Western Australia
298
 M
 Used
COLLECTION on leaves or stock leaves incl. 1854 1d (2), rouletted 1d (2), 1854-55 1s, 4d, rouletted 4d, 1s (also 1s cut to shape). Good range of later Swans nearly all U some Surcharges, 1902-12 incl. £1, 5s, 2/6d etc. & some Revenues. Condition varied. (few 100) £150 to 200 £520.00
  • Australia
299
 M
 Used
The valuable balance of the Kangaroo issues, well identified on leaves with varieties, OS, Dies, shades incl. 1913 6d inverted wmk U, 1913 6d block of four - one with defective 2nd 'E' (B.W.K 14e) U, 1s sideways wmk U (SG.40ba) badly centered etc, 2s inverted wmk (SG.41w) perfin (faults), 5s (17) incl. SG.012 used (poor), SG.037W used, SG.30w used, SG.42w used etc. 10s incl. SG.013 (poorish), SG.43a used, SG.051 used, 1931-36 10s (3) used, 1915-27 £1 (2) used - some faults, 1925 £1 SPECIMEN (2), 1931-36 £1 used, 1915-27 £2 used (repair), 1929-30 £2 used corner repaired, 1931-36 set of three SPECIMEN M. The condition is varied, viewing recommended. (315 + 4 covers) ST.Cat around £28,500. £1500 to 2000 £1950.00
300
 M
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913-52 collection of M & U + covers neatly presented on leaves in a ring binder excl. Roos & Heads. Highlights incl. 1913 Kookaburra 6d M & U (2), 1927 2s booklet (SB22), 1928 Melbourne Stamp Exhibition 3d pane of four UM, good commem sets M or FU or both incl. 1932 Bridge set M & FU. KGVI defins incl. Robes high values on thick & thin paper, 3d variants, coils, some multiples with later to 1952. Also a good number of early first flight covers. An attractive lot. ST.Cat. £5500. (100's) £600 to 700 £720.00
301
 M
 Used
The valuable balance of the KGV Head collection in binder with a fine range of each value & colours to 1/4d, many M throughout but mainly U incl. OS, varieties, shades etc. Worth careful examination. (several 100's) ST.Cat. approx £7000 by vendor. £850 to 1000 £1100.00
302
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL HISTORY collection on leaves incl. 1843 ship letter Sydney El to London, 1855 EL with Australia/Packet h/stamp to Leith & 1858 EL from Sydney to Edinburgh, 1874 Bill of Lading, 1902 censor cover to Pretoria & 1902 censored to Hobart, a range of later items - some KGV Heads, states etc. (38) & a few more modern. £100 to 130 £185.00
303
 M
 Used
KGV HEAD 1d vals collection in album of three colours used, well written up etc. Also collection of 1d red vals on leaves with shades & range of sorted dated copies, also a few M. (several 100's) £100 to 120 £125.00
304
 M
 Used
Collection balance in box with duplicated ranges in four stock books, Roos & Heads incl. O.S Officials, Roos to 2s brown U, 1923 6d & 2s M, SG,73/4, KGV to 1/4d U etc. Later to QEII, also frama labels on & off cover, miscellaneous in packets incl. KGV Heads, duplicated covers - mainly first days etc. £80 to 120 £115.00
305
 Used
1913-14 3d yellow olive horizontal pair, Die I/Die II, VFU on small piece, SG.5ca. (2) Cat. £600 £100 to 140 £80.00
306
 M
1913-14 3d Die II in olive, fresh M, lightly mounted, SG.5e has pulled perf at foot. (1) Cat. £425 £60 to 75 £72.00
307
 Used
1913-14 6d ultramarine Die II, rare variety 'retouched E' good used, variety very clear, odd slightly pulled perf, SG.9a. (1) Cat. £950 £150 to 200 £150.00
308
 Used
1913-14 6d ultramarine Die IIA (substituted cliche) used 1914 Victoria d/stamp, very rare but has poor perfs at top & a little poor at left, SG.9b. (1) Cat. £1900 £100 to 150 £100.00
309
 Used
1913-14 £1 brown & ultramarine, fair used single, SG.13. (1) Cat. £2500 £350 to 450 £430.00
310
 M
1913-14 5s grey & yellow, fresh o.g, heavyish hinge remnants, SG.13. (1) Cat. £450 £75 to 100 £105.00
311
 Used
1913-14 5s grey & yellow, very fresh c.t.o at Melbourne, SG.13. (1) Cat. £200 £50 to 65 £62.00
312
 M
1913-14 10s grey & pink, fresh o.g, odd perf faults, SG.14. (1) Cat. £900 £120 to 150 £185.00
313
 Used
1913-14 10s grey & pink, VFU - centered high, SG.14. (1) Cat. £700 £150 to 180 £170.00
314
 M
 Specimen
1913-14 10s, £1 & £2 set of three, h/stamped SPECIMEN, fresh M - odd perf pulls (re-perfed) but a scarce set, SG.14s/16s. (3) Cat. £1300 £180 to 250 £220.00
315
 Used
1913-14 £1 brown & ultramarine, VFU centered slightly high to right, SG.15, Cat. £2500 £700 to 900 £700.00
316
 M
1913-14 £1 brown & ultramarine, fresh M (SG.15), very scarce so fine. (1) Cat. £3000 £750 to 950 £960.00
317
 Used
1913-14 £2 black & rose, FU centred right & short perf at left, SG.16. (1) Cat. £4000 £850 to 1000 £920.00
318
 Used
1913 1d KGV & 6d Kookaburra VFU, SG.17 & 19, 1915 (15th Jan - Aug) 9d, 1s & 2s VFU, SG.10/12, 1915-27 6d, 1s, 2s & 5s VFU (5s slightly rounded corner), SG.38, 40, 41, 42. (9) Cat. £336 £60 to 75 £60.00
319
 Used
1913-14 1d, 2d, 3d, 4d orange, 4d yellow orange, 5d, 6d, 9d, 1s & 5s - all superb U with Melbourne c.d.s. (10) Cat. £447 £80 to 100 £200.00
320
 Used
1913-2006 good to VFU collection housed in two Davo albums incl. a useful range of KGV Heads, Roos incl. 1935 5s, 10s & £1, 1952 5s Bridge etc. (100's) £250 to 350 £260.00
321
 Used
1914-20 ½d Line Perf 14¼ VFU c.d.s. for 17th Mr 16, has a shortish perf at right, SG.20a. (1) Cat. £600 £90 to 120 £90.00
322
 Used
1914-20 1d carmine red RARE rusted cliche (No 35), good U - some missing perfs at top & 1d pre-substituted cliche (No 34) FU, SG.21ca. (2) £120 to 150 £135.00
323
 M
1914-20 1d carmine red, Die II, fresh M, SG.21d. (1) Cat. £425 £75 to 100 £110.00
324
 M
1915 2d grey, fine M, SG.24, 1915-28 2d, 2½d, 3d & 9d, fine M, SG.35/37 & 39, Cat. £280 £50 to 65 £50.00
325
 Used
1915 2d, 2½d, 9d, 1s, 2s & 5s, good to FU (5s small corner crease), SG.24/25, 27/30. (6) Cat. £550 £70 to 90 N/S
326
 Used
1915 Roos set to 2s, good to FU (6d has pulled perf at top), SG.24/29. OFFICIALS 1915 5s grey & yellow punctured OS Type 02 (crease) SG.O37. (7) Cat. £456 £50 to 70 N/S
327
 M
1915 Wmk 5, 2s brown, Die II, superb fresh lightly mounted M & very well centered, SG.29. (1) Cat. £700 £150 to 200 £220.00
328
 M
1915 Wmk 5s grey & yellow, very fresh M - odd slightly short perfs, SG.30. (1) Cat. £1000 £150 to 200 £250.00
329
 M
1915-27 (narrow Crown) 2d to 1s, M (odd blunt perf), SG.35/40. (6) Cat. £302 £60 to 75 N/S
330
 M
1915-27 set to 1s (6 vals) + extra shades of each except 2d, SG.35/40, 1929-30 6d to 2s (4 vals) M, SG.107/110 - all M or o.g, odd fault, ST.Cat. £690 - cheapest. (15) £100 to 130 £105.00
331
 Used
1915-27 3d olive green, scarce inverted wmk used, has one slightly short perf & tone on another perf, SG.37wdw. Scarce. (1) Cat. £350 £60 to 80 £82.00
332
 Used
1915-27 6d ultramarine, variety 'leg of kangaroo broken' lightly cancelled, centered low, variety very clear, SG.38da. (1) Cat. £700 £150 to 200 £150.00
333
 Used
1915-27 6d ultramarine Die II vertical U pair with inverted wmk, SG.38w. (2) Cat. £190 £40 to 50 £40.00
334
 M
1915-27 5s grey & orange, fresh M, SG.42. (1) Cat. £425 £95 to 130 £110.00
335
 M
1915-27 10s grey & pink, fresh lightly mounted M, centered a little low, SG.43. (1) Cat. £550 £150 to 180 £180.00
336
 M
 Specimen
1915-27 10s, £1 & £2 set of three ovptd SPECIMEN, fresh M, SG.43s/45s. (3) Cat. £850 £200 to 250 £260.00
337
 M
1915-27 £1 chestnut & bright blue, fresh fine M, lovely colours, centered left, SG.44a. (1) Cat. £3000 £700 to 900 £720.00
338
 Used
1915-27 £2 black & rose, U - some perf imperfections at top but a rare stamp, SG.45. (1) Cat. £3250 £275 to 350 £275.00
339
 M
1915-27 £2 purple black & rose, fresh M, ovpt SPECIMEN SG.45bs. (1) £55 to 70 £55.00
340
 M
1919 £2 black & rose optd SPECIMEN, fine M, SG.45s. £200 to 250 N/S
341
 Used
1923-24 6d & 2s VFU, SG.73/4, 1929-30 6d, 1s & 5s VFU, SG.107, 109 & 111, 1931-36 6d & 5s VFU, SG.132, 135. (7) Cat. £218 £50 to 60 £60.00
342
 M
1923-24 £1 grey, fresh M, centred right, SG.75. (1) Cat. £650 £200 to 250 £200.00
343
 Used
1923-24 £1 grey, good used, SG.75. (1) Cat. £325 £80 to 100 £70.00
344
 Used
1923-24 £1 grey, used c.t.o with some shortish perfs at foot, SG.75. (1) Cat. £325 £50 to 80 £92.00
345
 Specimen
1923-24 £1 optd SPECIMEN, fine M, SG.75s, 1931-36 10s, £1 & £2 optd SPECIMEN UM, SG.136s/8s. (4) £60 to 70 £105.00
346
 M
1929-30 6d, 1s, 5s & 10s Roos, fine M, SG.107, 109/112. (4) Cat. £760 £200 to 250 £210.00
347
 M
1929-30 Wmk 7, 5s grey & yellow, fresh fine M, SG.111. (1) Cat. £250 £70 to 85 £86.00
348
 Specimen
1929 10s grey & pink (SG.112) & 1934 £2 black & rose (SG.138) both optd SPECIMEN, fine M. (2) £60 to 75 £64.00
349
 M
1929-30 10s grey & pink, superb fresh M, well centered, SG.112. (1) Cat. £475 £125 to 150 £160.00
350
 Used
1929-30 10s grey & pink, FU (weak corner perf), SG.112. (1) Cat. £500 £80 to 100 £84.00
351
 M
 Specimen
1929-30 10s & £2 (pulled perf at top) set of two ovpts SPECIMEN, fresh M, SG.112s & 114s. (2) Cat. £450 £90 to 120 £125.00
352
 Used
1930 5d on 4½d violet Die II, rare postally used without Surcharge, SG.120, clear RPS Cert. 2012. (1) £200 to 250 £160.00
353
 M
1931-36 6d, 9d, 2s & 10s, fine M, SG.132/4 & 136. Cat. £520 £150 to 200 N/S
354
 M
1931-36 Wmk 15, 5s grey & yellow, fresh M, SG.135. (1) Cat. £170 £45 to 55 £62.00
355
 M
1931-36 10s grey & pink, fresh M, SG.136. (1) Cat. £425 £115 to 140 £125.00
356
 Used
1931-36 £1 grey, used at Melbourne, centred high, SG.137. (1) Cat. £275 £60 to 85 £50.00
357
 M
1931-36 £1 grey, very fresh fine M, SG.137. (1) Cat. £650 £170 to 220 £230.00
358
 Used
1931-36 £2 black & rose, FU - some irregular perfs, SG.138. (1) Cat. £600 £110 to 140 £110.00
359
 Specimen
1931-36 C of A wmk 5s Roo, superb U, 10s, £1 & £2 optd SPECIMEN, fine. (4) £40 to 50 £62.00
360
 Used
1932 Bridge set, VFU, SG.141/4. (4) £65 to 85 £76.00
361
 M
1932 5s Bridge M, SG.143. (1) £120 to 150 £135.00
362
 M
1932 Kookaburra 6d John Ash imprint gutter block of four (3x UM) SG.146, 1934 Macarthur 9d John Ash imprint gutter block of four (2x UM) SG.152. (8) Cat. £224+ £60 to 75 £70.00
363
 UM
1938 £1 bluish-slate UM corner marginal block of four showing full John Ash imprint, SG.178. (4) Cat. £280+ £80 to 100 £120.00
364
 UM
 M
1937-49 KGVI Defin Coil pairs set ½d, 1d, 2d scarlet 2d bright purple, fine M (or UM), SG.179b, 181a, 184a & 185a. (8) Cat. £434 £80 to 100 £105.00
365
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 £40.00
366
 UM
 Used
1953-2000 comprehensive collection of UM, VFU, FDC's & booklets neatly presented in eight ring binders. £300 to 500 £420.00
367
 UM
1966-99 UM collection housed in two Lighthouse hingeless albums, good run through of defins, commems & M/Sheets etc. £150 to 200 £150.00
368
 UM
 Used
1971-90 Decimal issues collection housed in black mounts in a printed album, virtually a complete run through of sets mainly UM incl. a few VFU. (858 + 8 m/s & 23 bklts). Cat. £690 £90 to 120 £94.00
369
 UM
 Used
2000-12 balance of a collection that did not get mounted up, UM sets, M/Sheets plus some VFU, mainly ex yearbooks, missing most self-adhesives, booklets & perf variants. £100 to 150 £185.00
370
 M
POSTAGE DUES 1901 ½d SG.D1, 4d SG.D5 & 5s SG.D8, also 8d SG.D29, 1d SG.D35 - all fine M. (5) Cat. £543 £80 to 100 £92.00
371
 M
POSTAGE DUES 1902 2d, 4d, 6d, 10d & £1 M, SG.D65, D67/8, D72/3. (5) Cat. £830 £150 to 200 £180.00
372
 M
POSTAGE DUES 1906-08 4d M, SG.D49, 1907 6d M, SG.D57, 1913-23 1s M, SG.D85, 1922-30 1d to 4d UM, 6d M, SG.D92/7 plus 4d P.11 M, SG.98. (10) Cat. £585 £80 to 100 N/S
373
 UM
 M
POSTAGE DUES 1931-36 1d & 2d P.14 M, SG.D100/102, 2d, 3d & 6d P.11 M, SG.D107/8, D110, 1938 set, fine M or UM, SG.D112/118, 1946-47 set, fine M or UM, SG.D119/D128, 1953 set UM, SG.D129/D131 + 5s SG.D131a, 1958-60 set UM incl. both 5d Dies, SG.D132/141, also 1s SG.D129 & D129a each UM block of four. Useful lot. (45) Cat. £982 £200 to 250 N/S
374
 UM
 M
OFFICIALS 1932-33 'OS' 2d, 4d & 6d, fine M, SG.O125/7, 3d UM, SG.O131 & 2d UM block of six, SG.130 (10) Cat. £222 £50 to 60 N/S
375
 Used
OFFICIALS 1932-33 Perf 13½ x14½ 1d green O.S with inverted wmk, U with part slogan cancellation & centered high, SG.O129w. Very scarce. (1) Cat. £800 £100 to 150 £100.00
376
 UM
BRITISH OCCUPATION FORCE JAPAN 1946-47 set UM, SG.J1/J7. (7) Cat. £190 £50 to 65 N/S
377
 M
BRITISH OCCUPATION FORCE JAPAN 1946-47 set M (3d is FU), SG.J1/J7a. (7) Cat. £190 £50 to 60 £50.00
 
   
       
   
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