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Displaying 1 - 20 of 77 Lots in Category - Great Britain




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35

C#

A/B

ROCKET MAILS: The balance of the collection with useful sections from Great Britain, Canada & the USA (including 1936 parchute rocket mail mini cover), others from Andorra, Iceland, Italy, Yugoslavia etc, also Cuba 1939 with the world's first official rocket stamp & non-postal block of 4 with Overprint Omitted from Two Units. Colourful lot. The material in this section is Ex Peter ("Joe") Duif from Adelaide. (Qty 52 items)

400.00

$360.00



PICTURE POSTCARDS

66

C

GREAT BRITAIN: Rose group of stereo cards for the Coronations of KEVII and KGV and the funeral of KEVII, generally good to fine. (Qty 33)

150.00

$240.00



COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA






136

C

A/B

1913-14 "Penny Engraved" group with solo franking on printed Longmore's Chemist envelope, pair + d Roo on lovely cover to Canada, single + NSW d & Qld d on NSW Registration Envelope, 1920 to Canada with single + KGV d pair, 1914 piece with pair + 4d & 6d Roos, and a 1920 philatelic cover to the "Prince of Wales/Government House/Sydney" with Engraved 1d & 6d Kooka + other stamps. (Qty 6 + piece)

750.00

$950.00




154

CL

B

1939 OHMS Empire Airmail Rate cover to GB with KGV 5d perf 'G/NSW', minor blemishes.

100.00

$75.00



COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Other Pre-Decimal Frankings

C of A - First Day Covers




237

C

A

1913 Engraved 1d + 1d Roo tied by superb Perth machine cancel of 15DEC13. OK! We know it's not a First Day Cover but on the back it's endorsed "These two penny stamps were purchased at the GPO 12/12/13...This was the first day the King's Head stamp was on sale in Western Australia & then not more than 6 to any one person".

0.00

$260.00



C of A - Flight Covers


283

CL

A+

1933 (June) Australia-England per "Faith in Australia" #313 with KGV 2d uncancelled but with 'DERBY/22JUN33/WESTN AUSTRALIA' cds at top, then 'CUSTOM HOUSE/JUNE1933/RANGOON', 'CIVIL AERODROME/27JUN1933/CALCUTTA-DUM DUM' & 'CUSTOMS HOUSE/("28/6")/KARACHI AIR PORT' cachets all in violet, GB 1d with 'TK/M' perfin tied by 'LONDON FS/11JLY/1933' machine cancel, finally on-forwarded to the United States with 'UTICA/JUL19/NY' arrival, all markings on the face, Cat $550+. Superb!

400.00

$480.00



C of A - Flight Covers - Commercial




289

C

A+

1934 cover to London with excellent franking of Victoria Centenary 1/- & Macarthur 9d - both well centred - tied by Abbotsford cds, blue/black registration label. Superb!

250.00

$575.00



C of A - Postal Stationery


324

PS

A-

FOOD PARCEL LABELS: 1946 Myer 5/10d complete label, a couple of very minor blemishes, Melbourne parcel-roller cancel.

400.00

$460.00



NEW SOUTH WALES




344

C

B

1852 envelope from London "By Melbourne Steamer via Plymouth" rated "1/-" for a packet letter, Sydney arrival b/s & rated "3" for an inwards shipletter, minor blemishes on the face but the reverse appears to have water-damage. Ex Brian Peace. [Carried on the third & last voyage of the ill-fated Australian Royal Mail Steam Navigation Co service. All three voyages were calamitous. The "Melbourne" was severely damaged before reaching Plymouth & again near Lisbon where the crew mutinied & the captain was dismissed!]

250.00

$380.00T






348

C

B

1866 cover to the Isle of Wight with Perf 13 Diadem 6d purple & 'REGISTERED' (6d) upper-right corner example cancelled with bars of Sydney, oval 'REGISTERED/MY28/1866/SYDNEY NSW' d/s in red at lower-left, 'RYDE' transit & 'SANDOWN' arrival b/s, a little soiled.

300.00

$250.00



QUEENSLAND - Moreton Bay District




371

C

B

1855 envelope from GB with Embossed 6d (cut-square) to "Weranga/Drayton/Darling Downs/Sydney" with Sydney transit b/s, fine 29mm 'DRAYTON/N.S.W' arrival b/s (inverted month slug).

400.00

$320.00T



SOUTH AUSTRALIA




392

C

B

1885 much-travelled cover to London with Perf 10 6d pale ultramarine tied by GPO duplex, several times re-directed and with various "Not known" endorsements, two very fine strikes of the London 'M/N R/G' missent h/s, 'RETURNED LR OFFICE/LONDON' & 'DEAD LETTER OFFICE/ADELAIDE' (in purple) backstamps, a couple of repaired peripheral faults, opened-out for display.

250.00

No longer available




393

C

A

1893 National Bank cover to Scotland with '2d.' on Perf 15 4d green SG 233 tied by GPO duplex of SE13/93, British 'CARLISLE & AYR/OC16/93/SORTING TENDER' transit b/s. [Gibbons states SG 233 was issued 14/10/1993; this is one full month earlier]

500.00

$850.00



TASMANIA




404

C

A

1851 (Sep 2) outer to Scotland endorsed "From No 849 Private Robertson/99th Regiment VDLand" & counter-signed at lower-left "HDespard/Colonel Comg 99th Regiment", Hobart Town GPO cds in red, London transit & boxed 'BLAIRGOWRIE' arrival b/s in blue, some internal reinforcing along the folds. Unusually clean for a soldier's letter.

2500.00

$1,900.00



VICTORIA


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