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Displaying 8 Lots in Category - universal postal union



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MISCELLANEOUS

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA


93

PS

B

OFFICIAL MAIL: 1913 usage of Victorian Post Office 'UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION/ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF RECEIPT/AVIS DE RECEPTION' Envelope with Melbourne cds & red registration label, minor blemishes. [A rare item of stampless Postal Stationery: Max Watson was never able to obtain one for his collection of Victorian Registered Mail]

500.00

$525.00



C of A - Postal Stationery




319

PS

A/A-

ENVELOPES - PTPO: 1916 Star ˝d emerald Menuz PE17 & 2d violet PE21 (plus Post Office issue 1d, minor blemishes), CTO at Melbourne, both with archive endorsements at lower-left. Scarce. Offered with no reserve. (Qty 3)

300.00

$200.00



VICTORIA




453

PS

A+

1891 usage of 2d Postal Card to Germany with Melbourne duplex of OC1/91 being the day Victoria joined the Universal Postal Union & from when the foreign postcard rate was reduced to 1˝d, 'T'-in-oval h/s applied & then crossed-through when the error was realised. Superb! Ex Hugh Freeman. [An exceptional item for the Victorian postal historian or collector of UPU as a subject]

400.00

$300.00



WESTERN AUSTRALIA




596

C

B

1909 local usage at Perth of Western Australian Avis de Réception form with ˝d & 2d Swans & endorsed "TODavies/Letter Carrier", minor faults.

200.00

$160.00



WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery


639

PS

A

WRAPPERS: Double-Lined Border 1d NW2 & Single-Lined Border ˝d NW3, concentric-circles cancels. For UPU distribution. (Qty 2)

100.00

$80.00



MIDDLE EAST




774

C

A-

ABU DHABI: 1968 private reply postcard to GB with British 6d tied by '.../AL-AIN ABU DHABI' cds, note on reverse "Al Ain PO opened 1st Nov 1967". Offered with no reserve.

75.00

$160.00



SOUTH AFRICA




862

C

B

1974 cover from Kenya with UPU 40c & 70c carried on board Boeing 747 Jumbo "Hessen" which crashed on take-off at Nairobi, with fine 'RETRIEVED FROM AIR CRASH ON 20/NOVEMBER 1974 AT NAIROBI' bilingual h/s in red-violet Nierinck #741120a.

150.00

No longer available


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