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Displaying 9 Lots in Category - Cancelled to Order (from Specimen sets)



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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA






68

V**

A+

c.1932 specimen folder inscribed 'AUSTRALIAN POSTAGE STAMPS' with Kangaroos to 5/- plus perf 'OS' 2/- 5/- & 10/-, Third Wmk 1 grey & 2 and the very scarce Small Multiple Wmk 10/- all with 'SPECIMEN' overprint Type C, Engraved Kooka, KGV to 1/4d including 4d Die II plus some 'OS' perfins & overprints, commemoratives including 5/- Bridge, overprinted 'OS' including Kingsford Smith 2d & 3d etc. All values to 5/- are CTO, and all have full unmounted o.g. Superb! With the original buff manilla envelope. [A similar but c.1938 folder with the standard CofA Type D 'SPECIMEN' set, sold for $2530 at our auction of 10/4/2010] (Qty 65)

2500.00

$2,300.00










69

V**

c.1932 specimen folder another c.1934 folder with a slightly different selection but all the same key stamps, a few are more off-centre & we noted a couple with perf faults. Again, with the original envelope. (Qty 68)

1500.00

$1,200.00



C of A - Kangaroo Issues










71

*OV

Annotated mostly used collection balance including First Wmk CTO 4d x2, 5d x2, 9d, 1/- Watermark Inverted & 5/- x3 plus 10/- with fake cds; Second Wmk very fine 2/-; Third Wmk 6d blue Die II Wmk Inverted, 2/- brown x10, 10/- (4, three are perf 'OS' CTO) & 1 grey (well-centred); SMult Wmk 5/- (4, two perf 'OS') & 10/-; CofA Wmk 5/- (7, three are CTO); also lots of varieties including Inverted Watermarks, 6d brown Broken Leg commercially used (very scarce but with a rounded corner) & 1/- Watermark Sideways (fake cancel), multiples including First Wmk d perf 'OS' pair with German New Guinea defaced seal cancellation, SMult Wmk 1/- block of 4, CofA Wmk 9d block of 8 & 2/- block of 4 etc, condition very mixed. Inspection highly recommended. (Qty 100s)

1250.00

$2,400.00






72

*OV

A/A-

Third Wmk 10/- (Roo Misplaced into the Sea at U/L) perf 'OS' CTO with full unmounted o.g.; SMult Wmk 9d, 1/- (excellent centring) & 2/- fine mint; and CofA Wmk 1 grey sound used, Cat $750. (Qty 5)

300.00

$320.00



C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark


112

V

B B2

1 light brown & pale blue with GPO Melbourne CTO cancellation BW #52Dw, well centred, a few short perfs, no gum, Cat $3000. Very scarce: most high values from presentation sets and collectors' sets were overprinted 'SPECIMEN'.

800.00

No longer available

VICTORIA


465

V

A A1

OFFICIALS: 1901-10 V/Crown Perf 11 KEVII 1 rose CTO BW #V126ba, excellent centring, Cat $250.

150.00

$115.00



VICTORIA - Postal History


489

PS

B

POSTAL STATIONERY: 1899 No 'POSTAGE' 1d+1d reply card Imperforate along the Join Stieg #P22d, minor discolouration, CTO AP6/01, Cat $US300 (2001); also Bell 1d+1d reply card, unfolded & CTO. (Qty 2 items)

200.00

$160.00



VICTORIA - Postmarks

492

=C

Array of mostly recent per favor strikes plus some posted covers including with Postal Manager types. (Qty 100s)

0.00

$29.00




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