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Displaying 1 - 20 of 576 Lots in Category - Australia, Commonwealth of




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

MISCELLANEOUS

3

*/**V

Heaps of world miniature sheets including Australia Cook used x6, 2005 Treasures of the Archives used; China 1955 Scientists (2, used); West Germany 1959 Composers used; New Zealand Healths; and European and Pacific representations with excellent thematic interest; mixed condition.(Qty many 100s)

500.00

$380.00



6

cps

World postal history including Australian censor covers x2; Ireland 1853 pre-stamp entire to Germany; Papua 1938 flight cover to Belgium; Mauritius QV 6d Envelope optd 'CANCELLED' in black; Thailand 1947 flight cover to San Francisco; United States 1919 special delivery cover to Washington, etc.(Qty 39)

250.00

No longer available










7

c

World War II collection of Allied propaganda covers with numerous mostly American illustrated types, groups of Australian OHMS covers & Telegram envelopes with slogans, franking machine slogans, some Forces items, many have related "Cinderellas" affixed, condition variable. Ex Ron Collumbine.(Qty 200+)

400.00

$900.00














8

c

Christmas Island (Pacific) 1926 Roessler cover with rare combination franking of Cocoanut Plantations 10c + US 2c & 10c pairs; plus Australia 1934 Exhibition cover with 'PIGEONGRAM/16 11 1934' h/s at left, 1934 Flinders Island to Melbourne, and 1938 registered with 'COOBER PEDY/SA' cds; mixed condition. [NB: A similar Christmas Island/US combination cover sold for $661 after our auction of 2/8/2013] (Qty 10)

600.00

No longer available










13

*#o

Album of World War II "Cinderellas" from Australia including Duchess of Gloucester's Red Cross Appeal x4 different, GB, USA, Malaya, India, South Africa etc, many scarce & attractive items including Fiji Bomber Fund label, large-part "There'll Always be an England" booklet, Free Czech Forces sheetlet of 20, German Chamberlain & Churchill spoof postal cards, etc, also two pages of Australian Forces registration labels, condition variable. Ex Ron Collumbine. (Qty 300 approx)

500.00

$460.00



14

c

Clean pizza box! of military-related covers, photographs etc from Australia including cover to HMAS "Sydney" but returned, range of American covers, etc, condition variable.

100.00

$110.00



24

*O

Diverse World predominantly used in Stanley Gibbons "Strand" album with useful short sets, spacefillers and pickings including Argentina 1862 10c & 15c (faults); Australia Roos to 1/-, KGV to 5d; United States 1912 Parcel Post 50c; Heligoland (offered "as is") etc; toning concerns.(Qty 1000s)

250.00

$190.00



THEMATICS & TOPICALS




31

cl

a- a1

OLYMPIC GAMES: Australia 1956 pictorial datestamps on commercial covers - '.../22NOV/1956/[Village Entrance, Olympic Rings & Flags]/OLYMPIC VILLAGE...' APM1151 on 4d Games, 'KEW E.4./VIC-AUST' arrival b/s.

100.00

No longer available




35

c

a a1+

OLYMPIC GAMES: '.../[torch & map]/22NOV/1956/MAIN STADIUM (PRESS)...' APM1170 (first day of usage) superb strike on ½d & Olympics 4d on Deinhard advertising PPC (an Australian Rules football match at the MCG) with printed message, by sea to West Germany.

140.00

$112.00






36

ps

a a1-

OLYMPIC GAMES: '[MCG]/8DEC1956/MAIN STADIUM...' APM1159 (last day of use) largely very fine strike on 10d Olympics aerogramme to Minnesota. [The writer states "I am writing this on the wall of the Mobile Post Office...what a pity the Olympic Games are over...bad luck Russia got the highest firsts. Australia did well but we lost 3 medals over protests..."]

250.00

No longer available




37

c

b

OLYMPIC GAMES: '.../[tandem cycling]/6DEC1956/OLYMPIC VILLAGE...' APM1157 arrival backstamp on registered airmail cover from East Germany to the "Internationale Olympische Komitee" at Melbourne, endorsed in red "Organising Committee" & with Cyclist & Runner cds of 6DEC1956 b/s, minor blemishes. [All inwards commercial mail to short-lived events is rare]

400.00

$320.00



COINS & BANKNOTES

41

$

a

Australia 1999 Snowy Mountains Silver $10 x2 in case, New Zealand 1960s-70s sets & commemorative $1 coins, Cook Islands 1972 $1 x2, PNG 1975 K10 proof & Barbados 1973 proof set, mostly packaged as issued. See website for complete list.

200.00

$150.00
















42

$

a

AUSTRALIA: PNCs including 1999 Year of Older Persons, 2000 For Valour, The Last Anzacs, Swimming & Athletics, 2001 Army Centenary, 2002 QEII Accession, 2007 SAS Anniversary, plus some modern currency including 1988 $10 Johnston/Fraser Bicentenary Reissue Unc & commemorative coins to $5.(Qty 45)

500.00

$600.00




43

$

A-

AUSTRALIA: 1949 10/- Coombs/Watt Renniks #14 central fold, EF, Cat $750.

400.00

No longer available


44

$

A-

AUSTRALIA: 1933 £1 Riddle/Sheehan R#28 central fold gVF/EF, Cat $2250 for EF.

600.00

$460.00



DOCUMENTS & EPHEMERA

48

l

b/c

AUSTRALIA: Early maps comprising 1809 Chamouin "Océanique", perhaps the earliest French edition to show Tasmania separated from Nouvelle Hollande; 1855 Berghaus "Australie et Polynésie"; 1868 Vuillemin "Carte de la Mélanésie"; 1870s Georges Erhard "Australie Occidentalle" (Western Australia, showing the north-south Telegraph Line & route of Peter Egerton Warburton's 1872-74 conquest of the Great Sandy Desert), severe foxing; and c.1850s English-language "Pacific Ocean"; all with some foxing but presentable, in cardboard frames.(Qty 5 maps)

250.00

No longer available


49

c

b

AUSTRALIA: Railway Ticket Voucher with superb strikes of 'AIF DETENTION BARRACKS/20FEB1919/LEWES ENG' d/s & '...LIEUT/ASSIST COMMANDANT AIF DETENTION BARRACKS' h/s both in green, defects.

75.00

$600.00




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