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Displaying 1 - 20 of 24 Lots in Category - Official Mail




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MISCELLANEOUS

C of A - Postal History

C of A - First Day Covers

QUEENSLAND - Postal History

SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Official Stamps - Departmental Overprints




397

#O

Mostly used selection comprising overprints in Red (5), Blue (6) or Black (28) including variants rated RRR (2) & RRRR (4, including Black 'P.S.' on Rouletted 6d, with Ceremuga Certificate), very mixed condition but a handy starter lot. (Qty 39)

500.00

$2,200.00




398

V

B

COMMISSARIAT OFFICE: Black 'C.O ' of Commissariat Office (Stop Omitted after Raised 'O' - Inserted by Hand?) on 2/- pink, characteristically faint print, poor centring, minor blemishes. Rated RRR+. Harry Lower's example sold for $506 at our auction of 5/9/2009.

200.00

$250.00




399

F

B

CROWN LANDS: Blue 'C.L.' on Rouletted 4d, fault at upper-right. Overrated at RRRRR = "only one copy recorded". Ex Vic Bullock: acquired for $661 at our auction of 1/9/2007. RPSofV Certificate (2007). ["Sir Humphrey's" fine example sold for $1322]

750.00

$725.00




400

F

B

CROWN LANDS: Black 'C.L.' on Star Perf 12 4d, trimmed perfs at base. Rated RRRR. Ex "Sir Humphrey": acquired for $345 at our auction of 8/10/2005.

300.00

$360.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History

TASMANIA - Postal History




437

CL

B

1873 OPSO cover with 'GOVERNMENT OF TASMANIA/[Arms]' embossed in red on the flap to England with superb '[crown]/FREE' cds in red & signed "HVBuckland", four different London backstamps, minor soiling.

250.00

$230.00T



VICTORIA - Postal History

VICTORIA - Postmarks

494

CL

1980s stampless OHMS covers with a huge array of steel cds & boxed accountancy handstamps from all around the State. (Qty 1000+)

150.00

$170.00



WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postal History


544

PS

A-

POSTAL STATIONERY: 'WESTERN AUSTRALIA EXHIBITION/FRANK/[swan]/STAMP/COOLGARDIE 1898' largely fine h/s in purple on unusual OPSO cover printed in pale blue with 3-line Exhibition imprint at lower-left & Exhibition seal on the (sideways) flap (which was damaged on opening).

400.00

$300.00T



ANTARCTICA


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



CHRISTMAS ISLAND






573

PS

A+

1963 official usage to Canada of Australian Territories formular aerogramme with 1963 Pictorials 8c Train, 10c Phosphate Mining & 12c Flying Fish Cove tied by #1 cds, typed message from the postmaster. Superb! Christmas Island usages of formular aerogrammes are rare.

500.00

$480.00T



FIJI - Postal History












593

CL

B

Balance of consignment including a bundle of OHMS Wrappers with printed '.../Government/FRANK/...' variants etc (handy study lot of 21 entires or fronts), 1982 printed 'FIJIBATT MFO/SINAI' envelope by air through US Forces PO to Canada, 1954 commercial cover with poor mailbag seal cancel & boxed 'R - CICIA' registration h/s both in green, inwards from NZ (1897 with mss "Unclaimed" in red), India (1907) & Gilberts (1939), etc; also a few other Gilberts covers including 1950s "London Village, Christmas Island, Pacific" PPC with GB 3d & BFPO cds, and Tonga including 1943 censored mission cover from 'VAVAU'; condition variable. (Qty 48 items)

500.00

$550.00T






595

CL

B

1926 long OHMS cover (266x115mm) with printed 'Containing Receipted Parcel Entries' amended by hand to "Apia/Parcel bill No 16", to Wellington with GPO cds and a good strike of the very rare boxed 'PARCELS OFFICE/9DEC1926/SUVA, FIJI.' d/s (60x27mm), minor faults. Unrecorded by Campbell, Rodger & Proud whose ERD for a Parcels cds is 28OCT27. [Also with a poor small-part strike in violet on KGV 2/6d. The only examples known to us] (Qty 2 items)

500.00

$725.00T




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