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Displaying 1 - 20 of 27 Lots in Category - Postal Stationary
C of A - Postal Stationery
KGV period group of Postal Cards with unused including 1d Roo, 1½d on 1d red P17 (3), 1d violet, 1d green P28 etc; used including 1d Sideface P8 (2, one CTO with small spikehole at upper-left possibly from an archival source) & P10 (2) etc; some with printed advices on reverse; also a few better Envelopes including Star 2d red CTO, Oval 2d with 'INVICTA' within unused, etc; condition variable but those mentioned are fine to very fine.
Envelopes - PTPO: 1930 'TWO/PENCE' on Oval 1½d red Menuz #53 with printed address for Shire of Heidelberg, minor blemishes, unused, Cat $US250 used; unpriced unused.
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Letter Cards: 1911 Fullface 1d "...to" on white "MOSMANS BAY" (minor stains) & on green "CAIRNS RAILWAY", also 1917 'REPLY'-Barred-Out Perf 12½ reply-half "VIADUCT/ADELAIDE RAILWAY", unused. (Qty 3)
Postal Cards: 1911 Coronation 1d P4 with portraits of KGV, Queen Mary & Prince Edward all in greenish blue, and another different type of KGV in black, unused. (Qty 4)
Postal Cards: 1911 Fullface 1d Coronation KGV & Edward (3 different), and Victorian Scenes (8, with six different scenes), scrace group, generally fine used; also three Fullface 1d Letter Cards with faults. (Qty 15)
Postal Cards: 1911 Victorian Scenes 1d "BOURKE ST MELB" (tram in foreground) in green, unused.
Postal Cards - Official: 1940 KGVI Oval 1½d green (103x78mm) with printed advice for a Victorian School Committee, used at Melbourne in 1949. Very scarce.
Wartime Issues: WWI 1d Envelopes for Use to Forces Overseas comprising 'A.I.F., ABROAD' on coarse buff (very fine) or smooth grey-buff (surface abrasion) stocks, both unused; 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE.' unused (2, one addressed), and 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE,/ABROAD' (flap fault otherwise fine used); also 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE' 1d Letter Card unused (2, one with split perfs & both stuck). (Qty 7)
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal Stationery
Envelopes - PTPO: 1899 Jubilee 2d blue overrprinted with 'WATSONS/DUNDEE - DUNDEE/ WHISKIES' advertising collar in brown, Resch's Brewery imprint on the flap, minor blemishes. [A similar item - with the stamp misplaced - sold for $862 in our auction of 2/9/2006]
Postal Cards - PTPO (Government Railways): Stamp Printed at Upper-Right 1d "EMPRESS FALLS...", message headed "Orange Goods Shed", used SP9/08 from Orange to Canoblas (both cds are poor). Rare country usage. [The only card in the Druce holding used at an office outside Sydney; only two other cards were even sent to a country town]
QUEENSLAND - Postal Stationery
Envelopes - PTPO: 1895 Void Background 2d HG KB3 on blue stock with imprint of BD Morehead & Co on the reverse, to Melbourne (b/s) in 1897, light staining on the reverse & repaired tears on flap.
Envelopes - PTPO: 1913 philatelic usage to Germany of 4-Figures 2d blue on blue stock uprated with ½d Widow tied by Brisbane machine cancellation.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery
VICTORIA - Postal Stationery
Album of mostly run-of-the-mill issues in variable condition, unused or used.
Group of mostly better items including scarce Wrappers unused, two long PTPO Envelopes unused, 1d Letter Card with 6 Lines on Reverse used, 1d 'OS' Envelopes used in 1907 & 1908, KEVII ½d PTPO Envelope from the scarce apple-green printing, three very fine unused Registration Envelopes etc, condition a bit mixed. (Qty 18)
Envelopes - PTPO: 1893 1d orange-brown+1d yellow-orange Stieg KB13B cutout from an illustrated advertising envelope for Briscoe & Co. Tragic!