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Displaying 1 - 20 of 92 Lots in Category - postmarks - instructional markings




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

MISCELLANEOUS






6

C

British Africa flight covers with Kenya & Uganda (8) including 1931 first flight to Tanganyika with 'LOCAL AIR FEE PAID' h/s & 1932 to Nairobi with 'FEEDER SERVICE' boxed h/s; Tanganyika (5) including 'TANGANYIKA TERRITORY/FEEDER/ SERVICE'-in-oval h/s in violet on 1931 registered to Zanzibar and on an internal Postal Card to Tanga; 1934 Imperial Airways/QANTAS to Darwin; others from KUT (4), Nyasaland & Southern Rhodesia, etc, condition variable. (Qty 24)

300.00

$420.00



COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA




75

C

Bundle of underpaid inwards PPCs mostly from Great Britain also from USA and New Zealand with good variety of tax markings all with Postage Dues added, noted New Zealand 1909 to Tasmania with 'TO PAY/1d/DOUBLE DEFICIENT POSTAGE' and 1d added tied by Kellevie d/s, USA 1921 to Sydney with 'MORE TO PAY/3d' & 1d strip of 3 added, Great Britain 1933 with 'TAX/1d/No2 SYDNEY' h/s in red, mixed condition. (Qty 48)

400.00

$380.00



COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA






137

C

1914-37 selection including 1914 to England with 1d Engraved, 1915 censored to Sweden with 1d red strip of 3 & 'OUVERT/PAR/L'AUTORITE MILITAIRE' b/s, 1916 PPC to France underpaid with d green & taxed, 1921 to Sweden with 2d orange endorsed 'Printed Matter', 1936 to United States taxed with 'INSUFFICIENTLY PREPAID LETTER......' b/s in violet, 1937 2d Envelope uprated with 1/4d for transit to England, mixed condition. (Qty 16)

250.00

$420.00






143

C

C

1917 (Feb 12) cover with Single Wmk 1d deep red, endorsed "Killed in action" in indelible pencil, 'A.B.P.O./UNABLE TO TRACE/RETURN TO SENDER' boxed h/s & Victoria Barracks (Sydney) h/s on reverse, some staining & opening tears. Well travelled and full of character.

200.00

$150.00



COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Other Pre-Decimal Frankings




157

C

1927-37 registered covers including 1927 to Japan with 4d & 1d, 1932 to Canada with 'Found damaged, torn or open....' label & multiple b/s, 1937 to Egypt at 1/10d rate with South Australia Centenary 1/-; to United States 1932 with Kingsford Smith 6d sepia solo franking, 1934 with 6d Large Kooka solo franking, 1937 underpaid to USA with Postage Due 2c block of five & 'SEALED PACKAGE/Secure owner's/permission to/open' h/s, etc, condition variable. (Qty 12)

300.00

$230.00






211

C

UNDERPAID: Group including 1935 inwards airmail from GB with Postage Dues 3d block of 4 & 2d block of 6 added, c.1948 to GB with Mueller 2d strip of 3 & 'NOT ELIGIBLE FOR/AERIAL MAIL FEE/DEFICIENT/SYDNEY No 2' h/s, 1953 Brisbane registered local cover with 'SUPPOSED TO CONTAIN/COIN OR VALUABLES/REGISTRATION FEE/AND FINE' h/s with 1/6d in Postage Dues added, 1955 registered to USA with Olympics 2/- blue with 10c due added, condition variable. (Qty 10)

200.00

$440.00



C of A - Military - World War I






299

C

B

1916 cover to a medical orderly with 1st Field Ambulance, endorsed "Killed in Action" in red, boxed 'DECEASED.' h/s & 'RETURNED/TO SENDER/SEE BACK' h/s in violet applied at the Sydney DLO, minor peripheral faults. [With the original letter]

200.00

$150.00



NEW SOUTH WALES




360

C

A-

1912 PPC from Port Macquarie to England with 1d cancelled at Sydney & scarce 'SHIP LETTER/ 1D / LATE FEE' h/s (Hosking #1502) at lower-left.

300.00

$340.00



QUEENSLAND


373

C

1904 registered covers to Hobart from Donors Hill & Barcaldine both with 2-line 'REGISTERED/...' h/s; d Wrappers with '1' '6' or '7' concentric ring cancellations, 1930 registered cover to Ipswich with 'JUNDAH' cds in violet, four 1920-30s flight covers, etc, very mixed condition. (Qty 15)

175.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA






389

C

C/B

1853 cover to the "Plough & Harrow" (hotel) with good strike of the 'MORPHETT-VALE/ AU("6")/ 1853/SOUTH-AUSTRALIA' cds & endorsed "4d paid" in red, fine 'A/PAID/ I ' h/s in red applied at the GPO; & 1854 cover to "Emu Hotel/Morphett Vale" with GPO cds & superb arrival b/s (with enclosed letter headed "HM Gaol", the writer worked there); some blemishes. (Qty 2)

250.00

$190.00






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

TASMANIA


408

C

(A-)

1870 tiny local cover with rare franking of Serrated Perf 2d yellow-green SG 119 (Cat 475 x3) tied by Hobart numeral with boxed 'PRE-PAID/10 OCLOCK/6JA6/1870' d/s in red alongside, repaired central faults. [The stamp has had a pen-cancel removed & then been reused postally, a common occurrence in Tasmania. The provisional perforations are rarely seen on cover]

1000.00

$1,600.00



VICTORIA




435

C

B

1859 pair of small mourning covers to Benalla 1) with irregular usage of boxed 'PAID AT/WILLIAMS TOWN' h/s with 'PAID AT' scored-through & mss "8/1/9" added; & 2) with 'WILLIAMS TOWN/ [crown]/JA28/1859/VICTORIA' d/s, minor blemishes. [A very unusual "relief" usage in the period when the d/s was in Melbourne to have the new year inserted]

400.00

$320.00






436

C

B

1860 printed cover to Switzerland with 3-issue franking of Emblems Rouletted Vertically Laid Paper 2d, Beaded Ovals 4d & Shilling Octagonal pair (faulty) tied by BN '7' of 'CRESWICK' (cancelling one stamp & fine b/s), 19mm 'REGISTERED/MELBOURNE' transit cds in red on the face, rated "1/-" in red for the postage to be credited between France & Switzerland, numerous transits including French boxed 'POIDS - CACHETS' b/s. Ex Max Watson.

200.00

$150.00






439

C

B

1863 (Jan 24) cover to Switzerland via London (cds on the face) with Three Issue franking of Netted Corners 1d pair (fault at base of the second unit), Beaded Oval 4d & Octagonal Perf 12 1/- tied by BN '25' of 'HEPBURN' (cds on reverse), superb 'PD'-in-circle in red applied at Melbourne, very fine double-circle 'SCHIFFSBUREAU No2/LUZERN' fair Locarno & undated 'FRATO' (?) backstamps, soiled. [#Switz157 in Ben Palmer's Census] Offered with no reserve.

200.00

$150.00




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