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Displaying 1 - 20 of 41 Lots in Category - Victoria




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Postage Dues




363

*

A/B

1907 Victorian Paper with Wmk Crown/Double-Lined A d to 6d BW #D66-70 (SG D53-57), the d from the lower-left corner of the sheet, the other values with some minor aging evident on the gum-side, Cat $1030 (650). An underrated set. Ex John Williams. [Sir Gawaine Baillie's fine set sold for $632 at auction in July 2005] (Qty 5)

300.00

$320.00



C of A - Postal History


383

=

A

1920 (c.) parcel piece with scarce franking of KGV 4d orange & Kangaroos Third Wmk 1/- x5 (including a vertical strip of 3) all perf 'OS' - paying the rate for a parcel weighing between 10 & 11 pounds (the maximum allowed weight) - tied by a large-part strike of the enormous 'CHIEF PARCEL OFFICE/MELBOURNE' undated rubber cancel (no serifs). Ex Mac Clarke.

300.00

$270.00




384

C

A-

1920 (c.) parcel piece with complete black/red 'INTERSTATE/PARCEL LABEL' and rare franking of KGV 5d brown & Kangaroos Third Wmk 3d olive & 2/- brown horizontal pair all perf 'OS' - paying the rate for a parcel weighing between 8 & 9 pounds - tied by a virtually complete strike of the enormous 'CHIEF PARCEL OFFICE/ MELBOURNE' undated rubber cancel. Ex Mac Clarke. [A very rare usage; Kevin Nelson's rather similar item sold for $2875 at our auction of 27/11/2010]

2000.00

$1,900.00










387

C/CL

A-

1930s bundle of mostly long official covers - some are fronts only - with good range of adhesives including 'VG' perfins - very scarce on KGV values - on CofA 1d pair, 1d x3 & 4d (registered), 1d (on postcard), 2d, & 5d (remarkably late usage in 1951!), also 1928 Geelong Centenary Celebrations illustrated cover, 1934 airmail to GB with Vic Centenary 2d x2 & 1/- plus two Celebrations labels, a few better postmarks including South Australian 'POSTED IN LATE FEE BAG', condition variable. Good lot. Ex Mac Clarke. (Qty 44 items)

400.00

$340.00



C of A - Military - World War II




404

C

C

1941 (Oct 16) plain postcard to China endorsed "By airmail" with QM 1d green & 4d Koala tied by 'AIR MAIL SECTION/ 1 /MELBOURNE VIC' cds, sender's endorsement at upper-right "Fritz Guttenberg 39668/No 2 Tatura Interment camp..." at upper-left, diamond '3 /PASSED/BY/CENSOR/209' cachet in violet, some creases. A very scarce wartime postcard rate. [The sender was a "Dunera Boy", interned at Hay (NSW) then at Tatura. After his release in 1942, he joined the Australian Army] ** This cover is dated 1941 not 1942 as stated in the catalogue description **

200.00

$750.00



AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General










410

*/**OC

Large box with selections from all Colonies including South Australia Long Stamps to 1, Tasmania Pictorials to 4d including covers, PPCs, postmarks & perfins, Victoria with values to 5/-, plus TPO postmarks, railway stamps, perfins, and a range of covers and postal stationery. (Qty 100s)

300.00

$1,800.00



VICTORIA




478

*/**O

Stockbook collection with Queen-on-Throne 2d x3, 1/- 'REGISTERED' (2, one with large margins but re-backed), Queen-on-Throne 1d unused, Emblems Wmk Star 1d & 4d both unused, Stamp Duty including 5/- rose-carmine with BN '833' cancel, Later Period mint to 5/- including 1897 1d Charity optd 'Specimen' in red, 1900 Charity set, duplicated 1901-13 with multiples including 6d green blocks of 4 x2 & 2/- pairs x2, condition variable. (Qty 350+)

400.00

$800.00












479

*/**O

Duplicated Later Period on album pages with mint d shades including carmine-rose SG 330a pair with Double Perfs, d emerald block of 4, 9d (7) & 1/- (6), 2/- blue/pink (7, including SG 382 x5), 5/- SG 383 (4), also used array with varieites including d carmine-red Watermark Upright (used), condition mostly fine. (Qty 100s)

400.00

$340.00




480

*O

Neat collection on Seven Seas pages with a few Half Lengths including Perf 12 3d, Woodblocks 1/- 'REGISTERED' & Perf 12 2/-, Laureates to 5/- including 8d orange & 10d grey, 1885 'STAMP - DUTY' Overprints set mint, 1886-96 1/6d blue mint & 6 yellow & blue CTO, 1897 Charity 2d mint, 1900 Charity 2d mint, a few Postal Fiscals including 100 CTO, Postage Dues 2/- CTO & 5/- postally used, condition variable but a handy starter collection. (Qty 130+)

1000.00

$800.00






481

G

A

1863-74 Wmk Appropriate Single-Lined Numerals 1d pale green Perf 12x12 on the Ferres Machine SG108a, indistinct numeral cancel. Unpriced by Gibbons. RPSofV Certificate (2010). [Noted by Kellow at page 148 as "very scarce"]

400.00

$460.00




482

G

A

1860-66 Beaded Ovals 6d orange SG 93, very lightly cancelled, Cat 325. [Difficult stamp, which is rated as the scarcest face-different stamp of Victoria by most enthusiasts. A superb example sold for $1322 at our auction of 23/9/2011]

400.00

$460.00




483

F

A

1860-66 Beaded Ovals Single-Lined Wmk '4' 4d rose-pink rouletted SG 95c, unusually large example with clear rouletting on all sides, neat duplex cancel, Cat 250.

200.00

$210.00




484

#

A B1

1863-84 Laureates 1863-74 Wmk Appropriate Single-Lined Numerals Wmk '8' 8d orange SG 112, unused, Cat 475.

200.00

$160.00




485

#

A-

1863-84 Laureates Emergency Printings Wmk '8' 10d grey SG 119, a few short perfs at the top, unused, Cat 700. [Kellow states "Unused copies are rare"]

400.00

$300.00






486

G

B

1867-81 V/Crown Compound Perf 13x12x13x12 4d rose SG 144a, repaired corner perf at lower-left, undercatalogued at 400. RPSofV Certificate (2010) states "Perf 13x12,.....it is genuine". Rare. [Kellow records at page 165 an example which is "Perf 12 at top and bottom, and 13 both sides, with an extra line of gauge 12 perfs at right..."]

500.00

$460.00






487

V

A/A-

1886-96 Fergusson & Mitchell 5 to 9 SG 324-8, variable centring, 7 with a few short perfs, Melbourne CTO cancels, Cat 895. (Qty 5)

500.00

$725.00






488

**

A

1897 Charity 1d (1/-) & 2d (2/6d) blocks of 4, the 2d very well centred, full unmounted o.g., Cat 520++ for mounted singles. (Qty 2 blocks)

1500.00

No longer available

489

C

B

REVENUES: Bundle of promissory notes with Embossed Values in Red to 4/-, & 'Victoria Stamp Duty/1 Dollar' in red x2 (light creases, unused), also receipts, a 'Memorandum of Agreement' with embossed 15/-, range of music royalty labels etc. (Qty approx 100)

200.00

$150.00



VICTORIA - Postal History




490

C=

Peculiar group with a few early items, not much of note except for an 1881 cover to GB with part-strike of the First Type BN '710' (rated RRRR) & 'GLENPARK' cds, very mixed condition. (Qty 53 items + letters)

300.00

$700.00








491

L

A/B

Folio of mostly 1850s government "Blue Papers" concerning Post Office matters including unpaid mail, mail to Sydney & to the United Kingdom, newspapers, mail contracts etc, a few are from the 1860s to 1880s. (Qty 25 items)

150.00

$115.00




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