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Displaying 1 - 20 of 199 Lots in Category - Overprinted Stamps
Papua scrappy array on Hagners with Lakatoi Monocolours to 1/-, Bicolours to 2/6d (perf 'OS' to 1/-) mint or used; New Guinea with Huts to 6d (2, one optd 'OS') & Birds to 2/- mint or used; NWPI with Roos to 5/-; PNG collection with 1952 Pictorials to £1* (10/- used) then reasonable degree of completion to 1982 * or **. Condition variable. (Qty 100s)
Worldwide collection in Scott "International Junior" album from Classics through to the 1920s with good representations from Europe (including useful German and Portuguese Colonies) and South America, lesser contributions from British Commonwealth countries including Cape of Good Hope Triangles (2), GB with QV & KEVII to 5/-, North Borneo to $10, Straits Settlements 1884 4c on 5c opt in red, USA including Confederate States, etc. Pleasurable viewing. (Qty 100s)
THEMATICS & SUBJECTS
CHINA - FOREIGN POST OFFICES: 1900 Boxer Rebellion German Marine Schiffspost No 28 (2) & No 50 plus PPC with 5pf & faint regimental cachet, 1911 & 1912 Norddeutscher Lloyd PPCs (2) with 'China' Overprints, 1915 registered cover from 'TSINGHAIWEI' to USA per "SS Wang Chin Chai" with 'MOUKDEN' transit & US '.../SUPPOSED LIABLE TO/CUSTOMS DUTY/...' label affixed to reverse, and 1938 to USA with China 25c tied by Vancouver Paquebot slogan cancel, etc. (Qty 12)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Air Mail issues feature strongly in this mint and used collection including 6d Engraved Kooka (6, two CTO, one *), 1929 3d Air Type A Ash Imprint block **, reconstructed booklet BW #B40 (only one pane of air mail etiquettes) plus a single booklet pane used, Type B booklet pane of 4 * (Cat $400), 1931 Kingsford Smith 6d brown Imprint strips of 3 * (2, one optd 'OS'), 1934 No Wmk 1/6d Hermes Imprint block of 4, plus other multiples some with varieties, 1949 1/6d Hermes No Imprint block of 4, 1947 BCOF set with both 5/- *, selection of perf & opt 'OS' issues including Roos SMult & CofA Wmk 6d pairs **, Kingsford Smith pair CTO plus a few flight covers. Also a 1945-53 collection with minor varieties, FDCs & RGS covers, cinderellas, etc. (Qty few 100)
Collection in Seven Seas album with many unmounted stamps including Roos SMult 6d optd 'OS', CofA Wmk to 2/- (2), KGV (some lightly mounted) including LMult Wmk set of 5 & No Wmk pair, SMult Wmk Perf 14 to 4½d, Perf 13x12½ to 5d (excluding 4½d Die II), CofA Wmk to 5d, 6d Engraved Kooka (crease) & Kooka M/S **, mostly unmounted 1930-40s commemoratives (no 5/- Bridge) including perf & optd 'OS' issues (Kingsford Smith pair are dubious), later issues including KGVI coil pairs, 3d White Wattles, Robes Thick & Thin Papers, Arms, 5/- Cattle White Paper, £sd Navigators (plus White Paper 10/- & £1) all **. Condition generally fine to very fine. (Qty 100s)
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
Imprints selection of mostly mint pairs & blocks including Single Wmk ½d orange Electro 8 Harrison Imprint block of 4 with Left Fraction Bar Thickened, 1½d black-brown Harrison Imprint block of 4, SMult Wmk Perf 14 1d green Mullett Imprint block of 6 with Ferns & "RA" Retouch, Perf 13½x12½ Plate 4 Mullett Imprint BW 81(4)za block of 4, Perf 14 1½d red Plate 1a Mullett Imprint pair, Plate 4 Ash Imprint block of 9 with Type B re-entry Duplicate Shading Behind Roo, 2d scarlet opt 'OS' Ash Imprint strip of 6, Perf 13½x12½ 1/4d Ash Imprint pair (very scarce), CofA Wmk 3d blue Ash Imprint block of 4 with White Flaw Below Kangaroo's Paw, 5d Plate 3 Ash Imprint block of 4 with Flaw in Crown, plus numerous other items from the later watermarks . Condition variable. (Qty 170+)
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
1963-65 Navigators 7/6d to £2 (Overprint at Base) overprinted 'SPECIMEN', the 10/- with 15½mm Overprint, good centring, unmounted, Cat $675. (Qty 4)
1963-65 Navigators 7/6d to £2 overprinted 'SPECIMEN', unusually well centred and rare thus, unmounted, Cat $675. (Qty 4)
C of A - Postal History
1931 philatelic registered airmail usage of Colombia 4c Columbus Envelope to Colombia with Australian 1d 3d & 6d cancelled at Sydney and Colombian stamps cancelled on arrival at Barranquilla, various US transits. Colourful. Ex Lucien Toutounji. [Surface to USA, airmail to Miami, Pan-Am to Barranquilla, SCADTA to Cali]
C of A - First Day Covers
1941 Surcharges set of 3 tied to plain registered cover by 'GPO SYDNEY/RS/10DE41 P/NSW-AUST' cds, Cat $300. Superb!
C of A - Postal Stationery
Envelopes - PTPO: 1924 1d green + No 'POSTAGE' ½d orange Menuz #42 window envelope for Berlei Ltd with slogan 'AUSTRALIAN ENTERPRISE COUNTS ON AUSTRALIAN SUPPORT' at the base, opened a bit roughly & with 55mm closed tear at top that does not intrude on the embossings, Cat $US1500. Ex John Sinfield. [The No 'POSTAGE' ½d die was used in error. Apart from this emission, for this user, the ½d orange without 'POSTAGE' is unrecorded. It cannot exist as a solo embossing]
Envelopes - PTPO: 1930 'TWO/PENCE' on 1½d red Menuz #41 small envelope (137x81mm) with printed address for unknown user, used at Ballarat in 1932, ironed-out vertical fold, Cat $US1250. Ex John Sinfield.
Postal Cards - Official: 1913 Kangaroo 1d Die II as P2a with 'O.H.M.S.' overprint above the stamp, corner crease, unused. [Overprints of this type for done in Adelaide. Most usage of such overprinted items is by the South Australian Railways]
No longer available
C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards
1917 Reply Cards with 'REPLY' Function Barred-Out & Re-Issued as Single Cards Reply Portion Zig-Zag Roulette L12 "ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND" in bronze-green, unused..
1917 Reply Cards with 'REPLY' Function Barred-Out & Re-Issued as Single Cards Outer Portion Perf 12½ L13 "NATIONAL PARK NSW" (no boat) in olive-grey, unused..
1917 Reply Cards with 'REPLY' Function Barred-Out & Re-Issued as Single Cards Outer Portion Perf 12½ L13 "TOWN HALL SYDNEY" (horse-drawn cab by the fence) in yellow-brown, unused. Superb!
1917 Reply Cards with 'REPLY' Function Barred-Out & Re-Issued as Single Cards Reply Portion Perf 12½ L14 "PHANTOM FALLS/VICTORIA" in dull purple, unused..
1917 Reply Cards with 'REPLY' Function Barred-Out & Re-Issued as Single Cards Reply Portion Perf 12½ L14 "VIADUCT/NEAR ADELAIDE SA" (train on trestle bridge) in dull purple, unused.
NEW SOUTH WALES
1894-1904 Overprinted 'POSTAGE' in Blue 10/- SG 275, 275b & 277, all exceptionally well centred, virtually full o.g., Cat £580. A delightful trio. (Qty 3)
1897 Consumptive Homes 1/- & 2/6d SG 280-1 optd 'Specimen' in red, virtually full o.g., Cat £200.