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Displaying 1 - 20 of 47 Lots in Category - Imprints & Plate Numbers
Collection remainders with Australia 1918 OHMS cover with Rough Paper 1d Die II perf 'OS', 1930s duplicated 2d & 3d commemorative imprint or plate blocks **, pre-decimal FDCs & commemorative covers including 1930s flight covers, Nauru 1922 commercial cover with Overprinted 2d tied by 'PO NAURU/(PLEASANT ISLAND)' cds, NWPI KGV Heads with ½d & 1d used multiples, 2d orange on 1922 commercial cover, 4d orange pair (fine 'EITAPE' cds) & 4d violet x3 plus 2d orange perf 'OS' pair, Roos to 2/- mint and/or used plus perf 'OS' 3d used, etc, condition variable. (Qty 100s)
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Selection including Engraved Kooka x2 (mint, one **), Hermes 1/6d No Watermark **, 1937 3d White Wattles, Die IA & 1/- Lyrebird x2 **, 5/- & 10/- Thick Paper Ash Imprint blocks of 4 BW #212z & #214z **, Navigators Cream Paper £1 Bass **, decimal Navigators $1 Flinders Perf 14¾ Plate '3' gutter block of 4 from top of the sheet **, 75c to $4 optd 'SPECIMEN' ($1 with 15mm opt BW #463xa), plus AAT, Cocos & Norfolk Island. (Qty 100+)
Array on Hagners with Roos ½d Roo coil strip of 12 (but looks dubious!), CofA trio optd 'SPECIMEN' type D *, used First Wmk perf Large 'OS' 2/- & 5/- (2, both with faults) and perf Small 'OS' 2½d 4d & 5d, Second Wmk perf 'OS' 5/- (2), KGV Heads multiples including No Watermark 1d irregular block of 39 (perf separations) **, Kooka M/S *, 5/- Bridge well-centred CTO, 9d Macarthur imprint block of 8 (6 units **), SA Centenary set imprint blocks of 4 **, KGVI imprint blocks including Perf 13½x14 3d Die II **, mixed condition. Heaps to view! (Qty 100s)
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Multiples comprising Third Wmk 6d brown Ash Imprint block of 4 & 1/- block of 4 with Deformed Second 'L' in 'SHILLING' BW #33f (suntanned gum); Small Multiple Wmk 9d Ash Imprint block of 4, unmounted but reinforced perfs in the bottom margin; CofA Wmk 6d blocks of 4 & 6 both unmounted, 9d Ash Imprint block of 4 BW #29za, 2/- Die II corner block of 16 unmounted & Authority Imprint block of 4; Cat $1900. (Qty 8 blocks)
Unmounted multiples comprising Third Wmk 2½d block of 6 with partial Harrison Imprint, 3d Die I block of 4 from the left of the sheet (one unit with small surface blemish), Die IIB 1/- Watermark Sideways corner block of 8 (Cat $800+ for mounted), CofA 6d corner block of 8, centring variable, Cat $1360++. (Qty 4 items)
C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark
1d red Die I corner block of 8 (4x2) with 'JBC' Monogram BW #2zb, the upper units lightly mounted, the lower units unmounted, Cat $600 (as a mounted strip of 3). Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 25): acquired for $862.
C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark
2d grey Die IIA lower-right corner block of 12 (6x2) with Inserted 'JBC' Monogram BW #7zb, well centred, the monogram unit with a small natural paper inclusion, lightly mounted & four units - including the monogram unit - unmounted, Cat $1330++. Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 46): acquired for $575.
2½d blue marginal block of 6 (3x2) from the left of the sheet, the fourth unit with Retouch to First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA' & Thick Coastline BW #11(2)k, unmounted, Cat $180++ (for normal singles). Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 52): acquired for $207.
2½d indigo with the Watermark Inverted strip of 6 from the base of the left-hand pane with large-part Harrison Single-Line Imprint BW #11azh, well centred, three units unmounted, Cat $1750 (for complete imprint block of 4) or $750++ (for six mounted singles). Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 57): acquired for $920. A very scarce multiple.
1/- deep blue-green Die IIB Mullett Imprint pair as BW #33zb, unmounted, Cat $1000 (for a mounted block of 4).
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
Array of multiples with Single Wmk including Single-Line Perf 1d red block of 6, 1d red 'JBC' Monogram strip of 4, 1½d green block of 12 (6x2) from the top of the sheet, 1½d red block of 6 (3x2) with jumped perfs trimmed & RPSofL Certificate ridiculously stating "genuine Imperforate at the Base"!!), 4d orange block of 4 (3 units unmounted) & Watermark Inverted block of 4; Large Multiple Wmk ½d Thin Fraction in blocks of 4 (2) & 6 (2); No Wmk 1½d perf 'OS' single; Small Multiple Wmk Perf 13½x12½ 1d green part-sheet of 96 with Saddle on Emu etc, 1½d red Mullett Imprint block of 8 with Void Corner, 1½d red perf 'OS' Ash Imprint block of 8, 3d Die I blocks of 4 & 6, 5d Ash Imprint blocks of 4 (3); CofA 1d optd 'OS' imprint block of 8, 3d perf 'G/NSW' block of 20 (4x5), 4d imprint block of 4, 5d perf 'W/A' block of 6 & imprint pair; etc, condition variable but many are fine to very fine with many units unmounted. Inspection recommended. (Qty 63 items)
C of A KGV - Single Watermark
Imprint blocks comprising 1d violet Harrison Imprint blocks of 4 (2, different shades), 1½d green Harrison Imprint block of 8, 3d blue Harrison & Mullett Imprint blocks of 8 & 4½d Mullett Imprint block of 8, condition variable, some units unmounted, Cat $2200+ (as blocks of 4). (Qty 6 blocks)
Smooth Paper 1d carmine Plate 4 block of 12 (6x2) from the base of Pane VIII with 'JBC' Monogram 1mm below the "Jubilee" Line BW #71(4)zf with White Spot at L/R Corner , Roos' Tongue Out  & Run 'N' Second State , a couple of light bends, a few split perforations at the base & central vertical fold reinforced in the margin, the lower row unmounted, Cat $2500+. Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 413).
1d dull violet Plate 4 Harrison Imprint block of 8 BW #76(4)z with varieties "Ferns" [L54], 'RA' of 'AUSTRALIA' Joined [L60] & Roo's Tongue Out [R56], well centred, very lightly mounted at the top across the gutter otherwise unmounted, Cat $350+.
1½d black-brown Electro 2 Harrison Imprint block of 8 BW #83(2)z, the central imprint block of 4 unmounted, Cat $300+ (mounted). [The ACSC states that in Electro 2, the distance from the base of the stamps to the top of the imprint is 9¼mm]
3d dull blue Plate 1 Harrison Imprint block of 8 with Thickened Frame at Right [R49] BW #104z, well centred, the lower units unmounted, Cat $630+.
4d olive Plate 3 No Imprint block of 8 BW #114(3)za, the central block of 4 unmounted, Cat $630+.
5d orange-brown block of 6 (3x2) from the base of the sheet with large-part Harrison Imprint (Cat $7500 for a complete imprint block of 4), well centred, the lower units unmounted, Cat $630++.
C of A KGV - CofA Watermark
1/4d greenish blue - an attractive shade - Ash Imprint block of 4 BW #131z, well centred, faint bend affects the left-hand units, the lower units unmounted, Cat $750. Ex Sir Gawaine Baillie (Lot 580): acquired for $632.
OVEPRINTED 'OS': 5d orange-brown Ash Imprint block of 8 BW #127z, unmounted, Cat $665+.