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Displaying 1 - 20 of 52 Lots in Category - Tasmania
C of A KGV - Small Multiple Watermark P14
4d olive block of 4, indistinct Tasmanian cds. Very scarce.
C of A - Postal History
1919 cover to "Mr Charles Chaplin/.../California" with KGV 1½d brown only tied by Hobart cds & Krag slogan cancel, superb '30/CTMS/T' h/s and 3-line '.../the postage rate from Australia to/America is 3d each ½ oz.' h/s unusually on the face, "Hollywood" added to address & US 'DEFICIENT/ADDRESS/...' h/s applied, postage due h/s & pre-cancelled Postage Due 3c pair affixed. [Very early movie star fan mail: Chaplin made his movies debut in 1914 & as early as 1916 was an established star]
C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards
1913 Kangaroo 1d Die II L6 "CATARACT GORGE/LAUNCESTON TAS" (site of an early hydro-electricity plant) Part-Oval in black-brown, unused.
No longer available
1913 Kangaroo 1d Die II L6 "LAKE ST CLAIR/TASMANIA" (man in boat) in red-violet, unused.
1924 1½d scarlet/grey (grey inside) L22 "HOBART FROM THE BAY" (warship) locally used at Rochester, a little soiled. Rare view on this issue. [The letter has masonic content]
Stockbook collection with 4d Courier cut-to-shape, Imperf Chalons (10) including Wmk Star 4d x2, Perforated Chalons (13) to 1/- including 1d Double Print (fiscally used), 10/- Tablet *, Revenues to 10/-, etc. Condition variable. (Qty approx 300)
Array on Hagners with 4d Courier (2, one cut-to-shape the other damaged), Chalons Large Star 2d (3) & 4d (5, one with '18' cancel), 1857-69 1d (13), 2d (4) & 4d (9, including Double Print), 1860-67 6d (7) & 1/- (3), range of perforated Chalons to 1/- (6), Sidefaces 10d black Watermark Inverted *, 4d blue optd 'REPRINT' x2, optd 'SPECIMEN' (5 values, including ½d on 1d), Tablets optd 'SPECIMEN' 10d 2/6d 5/- & 10/- and 1906 Perf 12½ 10/-, Pictorials mint & used. Mixed condition, with approximately 50% of Chalons fiscally used. (Qty 165)
Plate Number singles comprising De La Rue 1d '4' from top & 8d '11' from base and 2½d on 9d '50' from base, also '2½d' on 9d upper-right corner block of 4 with '7', large-part o.g. (Qty 7)
Ninepence Blue selection on stockcards including 1903 Type 9d indigo SG 242g (but the stated ultramarine SG 242f is not the right shade), 1906-13 Crown/A pair with Double Perforations at Base (not listed in ACSC), Compound Perf 12½ & 11½ SG 256b two pairs (one mis-identified as SG 256d) etc. Good lot for the specialist but close inspection is clearly required. (Qty 31)
Accumulation partly sorted in packets etc including a stocksheet of Chalons, annotated 1d & 2d study including 'ONE PENNY' on 2d 'JBC' Monogram block of 4, a few Franks cutouts, some postmark interest likely. (Qty 100s)
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]
1855 Large Star 4d deep blue SG 17, four large to huge margins with parts of the adjoining units at right and left, crisp BN cancel clear of the face, Cat £100. A remarkable stamp: possibly the finest single in existence.
1870-91 Sidefaces 1880-91 'TAS' Wmk 1d pink Imperforate Pair SG 164a, large-part o.g., Cat £225.
REVENUES: Selection on Hagners including George & Dragon imperforate 3d & 2/6d, Perf 12 5/- brown pair, 5/- yellow-olive optd 'REVENUE' Watermark Inverted unused, surcharged '5d' on 10/- pair, Tablets optd 'REVENUE' £1 and '5d' on £1 *, Numerals to 1/- including multiples. (Qty 95)
REVENUES: 1962 Conveyance of Land with embossed '[lion]/TASMANIA/STAMP DUTY/ £2/10 /TWO POUNDS/TEN SHILLINGS' in red.
TASMANIA - Postal Fiscals
1863-80 St George & the Dragon Perf 12 3d olive-green SG F12, unused, Cat £110.
1863-80 St George & the Dragon Perf 12 5/- sepia SG F14, unused, Cat £225.
1863-80 St George & the Dragon Perf 12 10/- salmon SG F17, Watermark Inverted, large-part o.g., Cat £100+.
1863-80 St George & the Dragon Perf 12 5/- sage-green, Perf 11½ 2/6d (possibly unused), 5/- & 10/- SG F23-25, pen-cancels neatly cleaned-off, Cat £380 as unused (Barefoot Cat £55). (Qty 4)
1863-80 St George & the Dragon post-1891 reprints comprising Imperf 5/- sepia & 10/- orange on thin ungummed card; and Perforated 3d, 2/6d, 5/- sepia & 10/- orange all with 'REPRINT' Overprint on thick gummed paper, all but the 2/6d unmounted. (Qty 6)