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Displaying 14 Lots in Category - First Day Covers



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

148

CPS

A

Two cartons with twelve Gibbons albums of First Day Covers & PSEs. The albums would cost more than the estimate.

200.00

$300.00



C of A - First Day Covers

402

C

A

Two large bulging albums of Benham "silk" FDCs & commemorative covers. Obscene initial cost.

250.00

$240.00



TASMANIA - Postal History




583

C

A+

1900 registered dealer's cover to Germany (b/s) with Pictorials d to 6d tied by 'HOBART/S/MY28/1900/TASMANIA' cds being First Day of Issue of the 2d 3d & 4d and thus the first day on which the entire set was on issue. Superb and rare! [With copy of "Philately from Australia" article by Malcolm Groom in which he states that two such covers are recorded: this is a third. No commercial first day covers are recorded of any Pictorial value]

10000.00

No longer available

ANTARCTICA

754

C

A

Australian 1973 Pictorials 1c to $1 on two official FDCs from each of the four Bases, unaddressed.

150.00

$105.00T



CHRISTMAS ISLAND


804

C

A

1948 local cover with Singapore Silver Wedding 10c & $5 tied by two very fine strikes 'CHRISTMAS ISLAND/30NOV48' cds unusually in blue, Malayan type 'Christmas Island' Registration Label. Rare albeit philatelic usage. [The date is possibly the First Day of Issue at Christmas Island]

600.00

$700.00T



GREAT BRITAIN

838

C

A

1983-96 collection of First Day Covers in three large FDC albums with values to 10 plus Greetings panes, Regionals etc, neat typed addresses, high face value. STC 400 (1998) & estimate is approximately 20% of that figure.

200.00

$150.00T



846

C

1970s-1990s Collection of First Day Covers in six albums plus small collections of Railway & Forces commemorative covers.

200.00

$230.00



862

C

A

Channel Islands: First Day Covers extensive collection from Guernsey, Jersey & Isle of Man in nine Gibbons albums.

200.00

$220.00



NEW ZEALAND

998

C

A

1973-92 First Day Covers in two volumes.

75.00

$100.00



NEW ZEALAND - Postal History




1010

C

A

1931 flight cover to Greece with KGV d & 2d plus 1931 Airs 3d 4d & 7d tied by 'HIGHFIELD/9NO31 1/NZ' cds, scarce 'USE NEW ZEALAND'S SUNNY SKIES/...' label on the face. [Dated the day before the Airs were issued; FDC CP Cat $NZ300]

800.00

$650.00T



PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Issued Stamps

1048

CPR

Box of First Day Covers, PO Packs, Postal Stationery & some commercial mail; also 1983 boxed Commonwealth Collection.

150.00

$145.00T




1050

C

A

1957 Surcharges 4d on 2d Bird & 7d on 1/- Lakatoi tied to illustrated Arthur Bergen FDC by Port Moresby cds of 29JA57.

100.00

$70.00T



SWITZERLAND

1110

C

Mostly 1970s issues on airmail covers to Australia, mostly in blocks of 4 and some on oversize covers. Good source for fine used multiples.

100.00

$115.00



1112

C

A

Box of 1970s-1980s official First Day Covers including some Liechtenstein.

100.00

$85.00




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