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Displaying 17 Lots in Category - proofs



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A KGV - Single Watermark


126

P

A-

1d State 4 (the approved state) die proof in carmine-rose on glazed card reduced to stamp-size BW #70DP(14)Bd, tiny and barely significant stain in the margin at upper-left, Cat $12,500. Dunkerley Certificate (2007) confirms the ACSC statement that 7 die proofs are recorded in this colour, of which this and two others are cut-down.

3000.00

$2,300.00



C of A - Other Pre-Decimals


152

P

A- B1

1935 ANZAC 1/- black Perf 13x12 BW #165PP(1), a couple of very lightly toned perfs, unmounted, Cat $2500. [ACSC states this is a plate proof. The issued stamp was Perf 11]

1000.00

$800.00T



C of A - Decimal Issues

NEW SOUTH WALES


343

P

A

1850-51 Sydney Views 1d plate proof in dull red on thin yellowish wove paper, a huge corner example from lower-right of the sheet, margins good to enormous except where just touched at extreme upper-left. Sensational! BPA Certificate (2006).

750.00

$1,800.00T




352

P

A

1854-59 Diadems 6d die proof in black on thin card (56x60mm), a superb impression. Rare and desirable. [There were no Large Diadem die proofs in the "Manwood", John White, Frazer, Butler and Rivett-Carnac Collections. Sir Gawaine Baillie had die proofs of the 6d & 1/- on India paper reduced to stamp-size & affixed to thin card: they sold for $13,800 & $12,650 respectively at auction in Melbourne in 2005]

7500.00

$12,500.00T



SOUTH AUSTRALIA

TASMANIA


607

#

B

1853-54 Courier Plate II 4d orange as SG 10 but on Vertically Laid Paper, cut-to-shape, a couple of tiny black flecks on the face, unused, Cat 5000. RPSofL Certificate (1948). [Gibbons state in a footnote under SG 12 that stamps on laid paper are from proof sheets]

750.00

$900.00T



TASMANIA - Postal Stationery


645

E

A-

Letter Cards: 1898 Sideface 2d "Diana Basin and St Patrick Head" plate proof [posn 5 on the plate of 6 units] in black on thin card, cut-to-size & with the fold at the base, some very minor toning on the reverse only. Rare. Ex Gene Tinsley and Malcolm Groom.

1500.00

No longer available

WESTERN AUSTRALIA


750

P

A

1882-85 CA Perf 12 4d colour trial in olive-green, large-part (disturbed) o.g. Ceremuga Certificate (2007) states "Great rarity as only several recorded" and, in pencil, "3 recorded and in fact probably only 3 made". [There is no example in the Royal Collection, nor was there one in any of the Chadwick, Gartner, Juhl, Basterfield or Dr Cecil Walkley collections]

5000.00

$8,500.00



CHINA


793

P

A

TAIWAN: 1995 Cherry Salmon $5 Mating imperforate proof lower-right corner block of 4 in the issued colours on gummed paper, Chinese inscription in the margin, unmounted.

100.00

No longer available

FRENCH COMMUNITY


813

P

A

Tunisia: 1955 Rotary Anniversary 25fr deluxe die proof in black on thick wove paper (113x145mm), signed in pencil by the designer.

75.00

$55.00



INDIAN STATES - Feudatory States

NEW HEBRIDES


923

P

A

British Issues: 1963-72 Pictorials 20c Commercial Fishing imperforate single affixed to Harrison & Sons presentation card.

120.00

$90.00



NEW ZEALAND


930

P

A

1855 Chalons 1/- imperforate plate proof in black on thin card, margins clear to large. [NB: this is from the original 1855 printing and not from the much later Hausberg reprints]

300.00

$230.00T



SAMOA




976

P

A

1935 Pictorials essays by James Berry (& others) for 10 designs most of which were adopted, set of stamp-size photographic reductions & another set in single colours of unknown provenance. (Qty 20)

100.00

$75.00




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