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Displaying 1 - 20 of 30 Lots in Category - specimens




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark


113

*

A/B

½d to 5/-, plus 10/- (very fine) to £2 with 'Specimen' handstamp, a very fresh set but a few hinge remainders and the top two values with a few tiny tonespots. (15)

1000.00

$1,350.00



C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark


141

*

A

10/-, £1 brown & blue, & £2 all with Type B 'SPECIMEN' overprint, the 10/- & £2 both extremely well centred.

500.00

$725.00



C of A KANGAROOS - Small Multiple Watermark


147

**

A- B2

£2 black & rose-carmine overprinted 'SPECIMEN', one short perf & the faintest little bend, unmounted, Cat $700.

500.00

No longer available

C of A KANGAROOS - CofA Watermark


154

V

A C1

£2 black & rose overprinted 'SPECIMEN' & inadvertently CTO. [A similar example in our auction of 20/11/2004 sold for $414.

300.00

$280.00



C of A - Other Pre-Decimals


191

#

A/B

1931 Kingsford Smith 2d (corner fault) to 6d each with Spanish 'Esp¢â‚  ¢€¢â€ž¢¢€ ¢â‚ ¢¢â‚ ž¢¢â‚  ¢€¢¢€…¾¢¢â‚  ¢€¢â€ž¢¢€ ¢â‚ ¢¢â‚ …¾¢©cimen' handstamp in blue & affixed to pieces from an official reference album, a couple of minor blemishes. The only such treatment of any Australian commemorative stamps that we have noted. Ex Portuguese India colonial archives. [The 'Esp¢â‚  ¢€¢â€ž¢¢€ ¢â‚ ¢¢â‚ ž¢¢â‚  ¢€¢¢€…¾¢¢â‚  ¢€¢â€ž¢¢€ ¢â‚ ¢¢â‚ …¾¢©cimen' h/s is also recorded on several KGV Definitives]

2000.00

$1,500.00T



NEW SOUTH WALES


337

#

A C1

1902-03 Wmk '65' 2/6d blue-green Lyrebird SG 326 overprinted 'SPECIMEN' (sans-serif type) & additionally with 'ULTRAMAR' handstamp in violet applied in Lisbon, affixed to piece from an official record book. Ex Portuguese India colonial archives.

1000.00

$950.00T




339

*V

A

Reprints: Selection with QV Long Type 5/- & £1 (2, one Imperf at Right) all overprinted 'REPRINT'; 'OS' Overprints comprising QV 10/- overprinted 'Specimen', then 5/- Coin & 20/- Carrington both CTO; all with large-part o.g. Scarce group. (6)

850.00

$750.00



QUEENSLAND


386

*

A

1866 Wmk 'QUEENSLAND/POSTAGE...' 2d blue SG 52 block of 12 (4x3) with central '...UEENS...' Watermark, with sans serif 'SPECIMEN' handstamp, large-part o.g. A rare and impressive block.

500.00

$900.00




391

*

A

1868-74 Truncated Star Perf 13 1d to 1/- grey between SG 59-72 all with sans-serif 'SPECIMEN' h/s, large-part o.g., Cat £180. (5)

200.00

$160.00




392

*

A

1868-74 Truncated Star 2d blue & 3d brown blocks of 4 with sans-serif 'SPECIMEN' h/s, large-part o.g. Scarce multiples. (8)

200.00

$150.00




396

*

A

1880 Small Chalon High Values 2/- to 20/- SG 118-127 with seriffed 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, large-part o.g. [Gibbons now price many of the 'SPECIMEN' stamps but not this set] (5)

250.00

$270.00




397

*

A

1880 Small Chalon High Values 2/- deep blue SG 120 block of 4 with seriffed 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, large-part o.g. Scarce multiple.

150.00

$320.00




400

P

A

1880 Bell Essay ½d imperforate plate proof block of 4 in red on ungummed Crown/Q paper, each unit with under-inked diagonal 'SPECIMEN' handstamp. Ex Ron Butler. A rare multiple. [Note, the 'Q' has been corrected]

2000.00

$1,500.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA




407

*#

'REPRINT' or 'SPECIMEN' overprints remainders including 51 values to 2/- (2) on part-presentation sheets, plus a good selection of loose values to 2/- including a few multiples, generally fine.

450.00

$400.00




419

**

A

1883-99 Perf 10 3d 4d & 6d overprinted 'SPECIMEN' horizontal pairs, full unmounted o.g., Cat £190++.

150.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery






455

PS

Various 'SPECIMEN' Overprints on Postal Cards (4), Reply Cards (5) & Wrappers (2), condition variable. (11)

100.00

No longer available

VICTORIA


537

#

A B1

1900 Boer War Charity 1d & 2d SG 374-5 each with 'ULTRAMAR' handstamp in blue applied in Lisbon, affixed to pieces from an official record book. Ex Portuguese India colonial archives. (2)

2500.00

$2,300.00T



VICTORIA - Postal Stationery


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