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Displaying 1 - 20 of 21 Lots in Category - Official Mail




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Postal History




371

C

A-

1911 OHMS mourning cover from London to Switzerland, KEVII 2d with reversed 'CofA' perfin, 'COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA' imprint at L/L. A perfin rarity, stated to be the only recorded KEVII example on cover & the earliest recorded use of a 'CofA' perfin.

500.00

$600.00T




381

C

C

1918 OHMS cover to USA with rare franking and a very late usage of First Wmk 2d perf Large 'OS' tied by Melbourne slogan cancel, 'PASSED BY CENSOR/7/3rd Military District' h/s in violet, the cover folded and aged still of reasonable appearance.

400.00

$280.00T






382

C

A

1919 registered OHMS cover to 'EAST CANNINGTON' (b/s) with KGV d green & 4d orange both perf 'OS' tied by Perth cds, red Registration Label, large boxed DLO d/s in purple on the face.

100.00

$115.00T






392

C

B

1933 OHMS cover with scarce franking of CofA KGV 5d optd 'OS' tied by 'ALTONA/VIC' cds, blue/black Registration Label, minor blemishes & opened-out.

200.00

$140.00T




395

C

A

1935 OHMS cover with rare franking of KGV d orange & Canberra 1d both perf 'OS/NSW', Metropolitan Meat Industry Commissioner imprint at lower-left. [Stated to be one of only two covers recorded with the Canberra perfin]

400.00

$800.00



C of A - Flight Covers - Commercial

415

CL

B

1930 OHMS cover to Canberra with Perf 'OS' 6d brown Kanagaroo & KGV 1d red x3 tied by 'DARWIN/NT' cds, rare 'NORTH AUSTRALIA' imprint at lower-left, folded at left. [The NT was divided into North Australia & Central Australia from 1927 until WWII. Only a few postmarks reflect this move]

150.00

$160.00T



C of A - Military - World War II




435

C

A

1941 stampless cover to Jerusalem (arrival cds) with OHMS address label tied by scarce 'CUSTODIAN OF ENEMY PROPERTY/GOVERNMENT/OF/PALESTINE' cachet in red.

100.00

$115.00



QUEENSLAND - Moreton Bay District

SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History


527

C

B

1899 Surveyor-General's Office wrapper to Monarto District Council with 'O.S.' Opts 1d SG O81 & 2d SG O57 tied by GPO duplex. Unusual combination of narrow & wide overprints.

120.00

No longer available

528

PS

B

1901 Education Department printed registration envelope with Wide 'O. S.' 2d pair (one damaged) tied by Adelaide sq-circle, flap missing & minor blemishes; also Qld 1912 OHMS envelope to GB with 1d perf 'OS'.

120.00

$96.00T






529

C

B

1902 OPSO cover to (leprosy?) "Sanatorium/Cap Saint Jacques/Indo Chine" with remarkable 4-colour franking of Narrow 'O.S.' 6d & 1/- plus Wide 'O.S.' 1d & 2d, Hong Kong & Saigon transits & 'CAP ST JACQUES' arrival b/s, slightly trimmed at left on opening. Oh yeah!

600.00

$1,150.00T



TASMANIA - Postmarks


593

CL

A- B1

Yambacoona 'YAMBACOONA/14JE23/TASMANIA' on stampless Weather Bureau entire. Rated RRRRR. TO 1918; RO 1/7/1922; closed 30/6/1925. [On Flinders Island]

400.00

$550.00T



VICTORIA - Postal History




644

C

B

1851 stampless OHMS entire headed "Grange Police Office" to Melbourne (b/s) with fair strike of the boxed 'THE GRANGE/POST PAID' h/s in red & poor b/s, rated "2d" in red. Ex Ray Kelly.

200.00

$240.00



651

CL

B

1858 OHMS entire to Melbourne (b/s), Emblems Rouletted 1d pair & Imperf 2d tied by two strikes of BN '89' (rated RR) of 'AMHERST' (very fine crowned-oval b/s), small faults. Ex Perry.

250.00

$480.00



VICTORIA - Postmarks


674

C

C A1-

Crowlands oval 'CROWLAND/[crown]/AU*5/1851/VICTORIA' fine strike partly obscured by Melbourne arrival, on reverse of OHMS entire headed "Concongella Wimmera District", faults including the stamps having been cut-out. Rare.

100.00

$140.00



ADEN - Postal History

MALAYA - Japanese Occupation

NAURU


934

C

A/B

1941 long OHMS cover to Vic with scarce 30mm 'OFFICIAL PAID/NAURU' cds (couple of faults); 1954 envelope front used as a label for a registered parcel to NZ with superb '[crown]/ ADMINISTRATION/OF/ NAURU' h/s in violet; 1959 commercial airmail cover to Vic with 6d Canoe.

100.00

$70.00T



NEW ZEALAND - Postal History

1011

CL

B

1932 OHMS cover with 'OFFICIAL' 2d tied by fine 'WAITAKI HYDRO' cds (rated 6), minor stains. From TO 1/11/1928; closed 1/4/1938.

75.00

$55.00T




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