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Displaying 9 Lots in Category - Antarctica



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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

ANTARCTICA










545

*/**

A

Comprehensive collection of British Antarctic Territory with varieties including 1980 Society 22p Wmk Inverted unmounted; Falklands Dependencies including Overprints 6d shades, Thick Maps unlisted varieties, Thin Maps Dot in 'I' set, later varieties including 1977 Jubilee 11p Wmk Inverted, Decimal Surcharges 'p' on d Wmk Sideways, gutter pairs, issues to Ships mostly mounted; and South Georgia including 1972 Wedding 5p Wmk Inverted, unmounted; Cat 1600+ (unmounted). High thematic content. (Qty 100s)

600.00

$950.00






547

C

A-

AUSTRALIAN: 1959 (Dec 1) cover endorsed "Air Mail" with huge American 'WILKES STATION/USARP' cachet & 'AUST ANTARCTIC TERRITORY/[seal]/OPENING OF/WILKES POST OFFICE' handstamp both in purple, commercially used to Melbourne with Australian 1d & 6d tied by Wilkes cds. With the enclosed Christmas greetings on American '[crest]/ANTARCTICA/IGY/1957-1958' notepaper headed "Wilkes" & signed "George".

150.00

$210.00






548

PS

A

AUSTRALIAN: Two bulging plastic albums of First Day Covers to 2003 arranged by Base with Macquarie Island from 1959, Mawson from 1971, Davis from 1971 & Casey from 1972, unaddressed.

200.00

$160.00




549

C

B

BELGIAN: 1967 (Nov) OHMS cover to Antarctic Expedition headquarters in Brussels with rare albeit philatelically inspired dual-currency franking of 1962 Games 5d + QE 3c Coil, arrival cds above 'RETOUR/SERVICE SUSPENDU' h/s & returned to Melbourne. An enigma.

300.00

$290.00


















550

C/CL

A/B

BRITISH: 1959-80 bundle of covers from the various Bases with some unusual cachets including South Georgia mailbag seal, a few registered, minor duplication, some soiling. (Qty 41)

300.00

$230.00














551

C

A/B

BRITISH: 1958-59 group of small photographs of wildlife (9), whalers' graveyard, entrance to Tonsberg House at Signy, & Base at Factory Cove, also US Palmer Station covers (3, one processed through Argentine Islands). (Qty 17 items)

0.00

$48.00










553

C

CHILE: 1960s-1970s covers with various Base cds plus cachets & a few signed. Rarely seen in this country. (Qty 39)

200.00

No longer available


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