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Displaying 7 Lots in Category - New Guinea - NWPI
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)
1915-16 NWPI Kangaroos Third Watermark £1 SG 99, excellent centring & colour, minor ironed-out crease at upper-right, part-strikes of the undated 'CANCELLED/NAURU' radio station handstamp. Very scarce. Sismondo Certificate (2009). [Examples sold for $604 & $414 at our auctions of 24/6/2006 & 19/10/2007]
NEW GUINEA - "N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS" Overprints
Selection including Roos First Wmk 10/- type c *, Second Wmk 5/- type a (3, two mint) plus 2d grey block of 4 used, Third Wmk £1 type a, KGV 5d & Roos 1/- optd 'One Penny' used, Fifth Setting 10/- (2, one *), 1d violet 'RA' of Australia Joined BW #76(4)j **, etc, condition variable, Cat £1200+ (Qty 57)
1918 (July 12) cover front to Kokopo with KGV 1d on 5d type c x6 (one with Hollow Stop after 'ISLANDS') all tied by Rabaul cds, Cat £480+.
1920 (c.) commercial cover to Germany with scarce franking of Fifth Setting 3d olive Die II SG 109a (Cat £70 x4+) tied by poor 'KAWIENG' cds (well clear of the variety).
1921 commercial cover to Germany with Fifth Setting 4d orange - overpaid 1d - tied by fine 'KAWIENG' cds.
1921 commercial cover to Germany with Fifth Setting 6d ultramarine tied by 'KAEWING' cds, manuscript "R1952" in blue, Rabaul transit cds, German Currency Control label tied to the reverse by 'POST UBERWACHUNGS- STELLE/MUNCHEN' cachet in violet, Frankfurt arrival b/s, stained at lower-left.