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Displaying 5 Lots in Category - Forgeries
C of A - Flight Covers
1921 (Dec 3) cover to Derby with ½d 1d 1½d & 2d tied by Fremantle cds, light strike of the 'PERTH DERBY/ AERIAL MAIL' cds - the forgery, note Wide Second 'A' in 'AERIAL' - at lower-left & another part-strike on the 2d AAMC #56c, 'DERBY' arrival b/s, minor blemishes, Cat $400. NB: the entire cover is a fabrication. The stamps are genuine but ALL the markings are forgeries!
NEW SOUTH WALES
1854-59 Large Diadems 8d yellow (2 shades) & 8d dull yellow-orange SG 97 & 98, all with margins close/just clear to large, a few problems but quite attractive, Cat £4000+. Caveat emptor. [Mounted on an old album page - to which at least two of them do not belong - along with another worm-eaten example! & three perforated stamps with the perforations removed] (Qty 7)
Fournier Forgeries of 1891 Error of Colour 3.50k black & yellow (on Vertically Laid Paper) as Mi 46F (genuine stamp Cat €15,000) and 7r black & yellow (crease). (Qty 2)
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OFFICIAL STAMPS: 1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Handstamp in rosine on Perf 10 ½d black SG O2, unused, Cat £500 used but unpriced unused; and a Perf 11 1d (unrecorded in the OPSO series) with forged 'O.P.S.O.' h/s in violet (unrecorded on the 1d), large-part o.g.
Overprints on Great Britain to 1/- * plus a used 5/- but the 'ESHOWE' cds is forged, Overprints on Natal ½d With Stop (without gum) & 6d, 1896 2/6d & 4/-, odd minor blemish, mostly fine, Cat £800+. (Qty 15)