Prestige Philately Auction 133 CatalogueLot 972Catalogue by themePostal Stationery
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British Pacific bundle with commercial mail from Tonga, Samoa, Papua etc, philatelic usage of Tonga formular aerogramme to Samoa, airmails, registered, ship cancels etc, condition variable. (Qty 29 items)
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Consignment remainders including GB with attractive selection of revenues including QV Customs Duty £1, Audit £2 pair & £5, Australia Postage Dues to 5/-, Postal Stationery cut-outs, Customs Duty revenues to 1/-, WWII Motor Spirit ration tickets, New Zealand covers, PNG collection to 1983 mostly unmounted including 1952 Pictorials, etc. Condition variable. (Qty 100s)
Covers from Australia & Australian Colonies including Victoria 1856 to Sydney with Imperf 6d Woodblock, Qld 1904 with 'REGISTERED/BARCALDINE' h/s, 1896 Tasmania to India stampless OPSO cover with 'TASMANIA/OFFICIAL/PAID' cachet, 1914 to San Francisco with Roos ½d & 1d pair redirected & re-cancelled with Panama-Pacific Expo slogan cancel, 1926 4½d Registration Envelope with red Launceston registration label, 1930 Papua to New Zealand flight cover with Papua/Australia combination franking, 1941 Forces cover with 'HQRS 5TH BATTALION/GIPPS ST RICHMOND E.1' cachet, etc, condition variable. (Qty 28 items)
European covers assortment including Austria 1850 entire with Imperf 6k plus later material including postal stationery, postal cards & philatelic items; WWII 1940 registered censor covers from Danzig (2, one with 2rm on 2g solo franking) and Osten (2), England 'MOORAGH INTERNMENT CAMP' postage free, 1940-41 "Free France" covers (2, one censored with 13f franking), plus others from Belgium, Netherlands & Sweden, etc. Condition variable. (Qty 56)
Mostly Australian covers assortment including Victoria Dyason front with 1d & 3d Half-Lengths, some Colonies postal stationery mint or CTO, Australia 1965 5d Envelope to England uprated with 1/2d Tasmanian Tiger Helecon (pink reaction) & 8d Tiger Cat, also 1930s-60s FDCs and commemorative covers, and other scraps. Condition very mixed. (Qty approx 100)
THEMATICS & SUBJECTS
HAWAII: 1906 usage of USA 5c Lincoln Envelope to Samoa with typed "Str Sierra", superb 'PACKET BOAT.' h/s (Hosking #1679; rated C) of Honolulu where duplex cancel also applied, 'APIA/(SAMOA)' arrival b/s. [See also Lots 57 and 58]
C of A - Postal History
Box of covers & Postal Stationery including 1937 airmail to London with gorgeous advert for Exide Batteries, 1947 philatelic cover for first day of reduction of overseas airmail rates, 1954 airmail to GB with 1/- Lyre perf 'G/NSW', PTPO Envelopes including with advertising and municipal imprints, Registration Envelopes including 1913 4d Roo with boxed 'REGISTERED' CTO (superb!) & 'FIVE/PENCE' on Oval 4½d very fine unused etc, condition variable. (Qty 80+)
1918 usage of KGV 4d Registration Envelope (on obsolete NSW stock with "star" in red), to Java correctly uprated with KGV Large Multiple Wmk ½d x3 tied by scarce 'TELEGRAPH OFFICE/GPO MELB' cds (ink clogging at base). Very pretty.
1920 Western Australian Avis de Reception form with Third Wmk 2½d Kangaroo tied by fine 'REGISTERED PERTH' cds, pinholes through the stamp; and Avis de Reception card with 'ACKNOLEDGMENT' Error in the Heading, KGV ½d green & Third Wmk 2½d Kangaroo tied by oval 'REGISTERED/PERTH wa' d/s, 'KUNUNOPPIN/WESTN AUST' arrival cds. (Qty 2)
1929 philatelic usage of United States 5c Airmail Envelope to Ohio with Australian KGV 3d & 3d Airmail tied by machine cancels of both Perth & Chicago, mistakenly (?) endorsed "Insufficiently/Paid" in red. [It is thought that the US postal clerk misunderstood the regulations regarding pre-payment of the internal airmail fee with stamps of another country, being permissable]
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 - Postal Stationery
Small carton with a retired dealer's stock of Envelopes & Wrappers including many better issues, generally very fine unused or used. Opportunity for a collector or re-seller. (Qty 100s)
Bundle with very fine examples of 'THREE/HALFPENCE' on Star 2d scarlet Envelope & 'FIVE/PENCE' on Oval 4½d Registration Envelope, ten scenic Letter Cards in variable condition including a very fine Sideface 1d uprated to Sweden, etc, also a few Victorian items and some common Victorian postmarks.
Envelopes: 1916 "Star" 1d red Die 2 showing Cracked Die variety (white spur above 'E' of 'PENNY'), commercially used at 'DENIAL BAY/STH AUSTRALIA'. Ex John Sinfield. [Sometimes erroneously called "Die 1a"]
Envelopes: 1938 KGVI 2d red on cream stock E23 commercial airmail to England with scarce franking of KGVI 3d Die Ia tied by 'MARREE/STH AUST' cds. Ex John Sinfield.