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Displaying 16 Lots in Category - Queensland



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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

PICTURE POSTCARDS








77

C

AUSTRALIA: Small box of mostly Queensland (24, including two real photo types of Thursday Island) & South Australia (41), plus a few strays including two early Duntroon Military College (ACT) types, some postmark interest especially SA squared-circles including 'PT DARWIN' (2), condition variable, some are unused. (Qty 69)

300.00

$360.00



C of A - Postal Stationery


244

PS

A

LETTER CARDS: 1919 Sideface 1½d Perf 10 L21 "PINEAPPLES/QUEENSLAND" (pickers) in purple, unused.

150.00

No longer available

QUEENSLAND


265

F

A-

1860 Imperf 6d green SG 3, margins close to good with complete outer framelines, a tiny stain on the Queen's cheek, lightly cancelled, Cat £800.

300.00

$230.00




268

#

B

1860-61 Small Star Rough Perf 14-16 1/- slate-violet SG 19, straight-edge at right but clear of the design, unused, Cat £500.

300.00

$250.00






269

G

A

1868-74 Truncated Star 3d olive-brown (not olive-green as in Gibbons) SG 65 with remarkable watermark combination of Truncated Star at the Top, Small Star at the Base and the 'D' of 'QUEENSLAND' (that appeared four times across the sheet)! [We have seen Truncated/Small Star Watermarks se-tenant pairs but never before the two different "bits" on the one stamp, nor in combination with part of the 'QUEENSLAND' Watermark]

300.00

No longer available

270

F

A C1

1882-95 Second Sidefaces 2d blue (old plate) as SG 168 but Watermark Inverted horizontal pair, lightly cancelled. Unlisted by Gibbons.

250.00

No longer available


271

*

A C1

1890-1895 Lined Background Burelé Band 1d vermilion-red with 'PE' of 'PENNY' Omitted SG 206b, lightly mounted, Cat £180.

100.00

$95.00






272

*

A- B1

1900 Boer War Patriotic Fund 1d dull purple (one thinned perf) & 2d bright violet (characteristic gum-bend) SG 264a & 264b, large-part o.g., Cat £420. (Qty 2)

200.00

$190.00




273

G/F

A-/A

PERFORATED 'OS': Crown/Q 2/6d bright (aniline) vermilion BW Q52Cb & Crown/A 2/6d vermilion BW #Q55Ab both with 'OS' perfin Reversed, Cat $240+. (Qty 2)

100.00

$75.00



QUEENSLAND - Postal History




274

C

A

1870 double-8d rate cover to London (b/s in red) with Second Transfer 4d lilac SG 55 & 6d apple-green x2 tied by 'Q.L'-in-Rays cancels of Brisbane (b/s), endorsed "pMail/Via San Francisco" but with no evidence that it transited the United States. An unusually fine & attractive Queensland Chalons cover.

1250.00

$1,450.00



275

C

B

1870 & 1873 Dodgson covers to Putney 1) "Via Marseilles" with 2d pair & 6d, Rays '40' (Manning rated RR) of 'DALRYMPLE' (b/s); & 2) "Via Brindisi" with 3d & 6d tied by light Rays of Rockhampton; minor defects. An attractive pair. (Qty 2)

300.00

$340.00T






276

C

C

1871 soiled cover to England with 3d brown pair tied by 'Q.L'-in-Rays cancel of 'LEYBURN' (very fine cds at left), small Brisbane transit & superb 'FERRY-HILL' arrival backstamps. [Leyburn was an anomaly: it was issued with a 'QL' obliterator instead of a numeral. Cowan & Dell speculated about a Type 1a cds but gave no dates]

150.00

$135.00T






277

C

B

1909 PPC ("Mount Morgan from Chandon Hill") to New Zealand, 1d with manuscript "Baree/21-6-09" & tied by light BN (apparently '308' NNS or '508' rated RRRRR ??), corner crease & some soiling. Baree Receiving Office - 1½ miles N of Mount Morgan - opened 1901; PO c.1917. [Goldmining]

300.00

$320.00



NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues


761

C

A-

1938 commercial cover to United States with Undated Birds 1d & 2d tied by Brisbane 'PAQUEBOT' machine cancel (Hosking #1361).

175.00

No longer available


Displaying 16 Lots in Category - Queensland



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