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Displaying 1 - 20 of 56 Lots in Category - Great Britain




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

MISCELLANEOUS

2

*/**O

Predominantly used including Great Britain Seahorses 2/6d (10), 5/- (7) & 10/- (2) & Re-Engraved Seahorses 2/6d (15), 5/- (3) & 10/- (7), 1952 Definitives sets (5), Castles to 1 including 10/- SG 597 (unused), 1988 Castles to 5 used; also Ireland 1937 St Patrick 2/6d pair, 5/- & 10/-. High catalogue value but condition very mixed.(Qty 1500+)

500.00

$380.00












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












18

cps

Early airmails comprising French ballon mont x3 entires, a part-entire, an unused lettersheet & a post-war reprint, also 1927 Strasbourg Balloon Flight lettersheet with balloon label affixed; India 1911 local cover with KEVII 3p x2 tied by very fine 41mm cachet in rosine; Great Britain 1911 Coronation very fine used envelope in purple-brown & superb unused notepaper; Colombia 1923 SCADTA 20c 'AEROMISIVA', unused; Guatemala 1930 'Memorandum Postal' pseudo-stationery; Siam 1932 'AIR O GRAM' unused, & philatelic usage to GB; & Basque Republic 1937 airmail envelope, unused; generally fine to very fine. Ex Andy Jansen, being "forerunners" from his Aerogrammes exhibit.(Qty 15 items)

750.00

$950.00












20

cps

Accumulation of world covers etc with Great Britain bundle including pre-stamps, 1844 stampless to NSW, 1869 to India with 1d & 1/- and small oval 'SEA POST OFFICE' b/s, d green Wrapper uprated with Bantam d, 1890 Penny Postage 1d Envelope used, 1934 River Findhorn flying-fox cover, KGVI & early QEII FDCs, etc; Canada bundle of unused 8c scenic Postal Cards (approx 50); Austria large bundle of unused Costumes 1s green scenic Postal Cards (200 approx); interesting oddments including India 1927 illustrated advertising cover flown Karachi-Basra, Switzerland 1922 Flugmeeting PPC with Tell 10c, Fiji 1930 First Air Mail Labasa-Suva, USA 1930 SS "Bremen" Katapult-Flug cover, France 1893 coloured 'CARTE-TELEGRAMME' used, Norway 1931 Wilkins submarine cover registered, etc; generally fine to very fine. Ebay beckons.(Qty 100s)

500.00

$525.00



25

*/**O

British Commonwealth predominantly modern mint with representations from Barbados, Fiji, Great Britain, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, South West Africa, etc including M/Ss & sheetlets, plus heaps of Omnibus issues for 1937 Coronation, 1946 Victory & 1953 Coronation. Potential for discovery. *Heavy* (Qty 1000s)

350.00

$480.00



DOCUMENTS & EPHEMERA


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



PICTURE POSTCARDS

53

c

Predominantly used from Egypt, France, Great Britain & Japan including Hildesheimer, Tuck, Valentines types, etc, plus some modern cards and "Day by Day: A Prayer Manual for those on Active Service".(Qty approx 250)

250.00

$230.00










65

c

SOUTH AFRICA - BOER WAR: Mostly pro-Boer group with captions in French or German including six caricature cards mocking England, Julio (3) & Keppler cards, depictions of President Kruger (5), Dutch Transvaal & Orange Free State flag cards, also 1900 Lord Roberts Victory card with message in shorthand, condition variable.(Qty 20)

400.00

$360.00


















66

c

SUBJECTS - AEROPLANES: Bundle of mostly pre-WWII cards featuring biplanes including groups of pioneer planes & aviators, World War I, and subsequent development including late-1930s group of military planes in formation that might have scared Ruritania. Majority are British & French but others from USA, Canada & Japan noted, some really strange machines included, condition variable. A terrific lot.(Qty 80 approx)

750.00

$1,100.00










67

c

SUBJECTS Companion lot of 1930s postcard-size photos of biplanes, mostly Real Photographs Co many with the aeroplane details on the reverse, about a dozen Russian types, condition variable.(Qty 80+)

300.00

$260.00



68

c

SUBJECTS Box with artist cards of biplanes (21), WWII planes (18), modern reproductions of early cards including airline posters (34), several anniversary cards, bundle of 1930s-80s mostly French maximum cards (40+), etc, generally fine to very fine.(Qty 150+)

200.00

$150.00
















71

c

a/b

SUBJECTS MASONIC: Fascinating collection from Australia, United States, Great Britain & oddments from Bermuda, Jamaica, France, Philippines etc, 50+ formal photos of high ranking masons in full regalia (one soliciting votes for "the Bottom Chair"), many are real photo types & the British include five beautiful Knighton & Cutts watercolours of "Royal Masonic School Bushey", condition variable but generally fine to very fine. A terrific lot.(Qty 93)

400.00

$300.00
















74

c

a/a-

SUBJECTS SHIPS: WWI to WWII collection with numerous real photo types mostly depicting Australian and British vessels with better items including "Snowball Fight on HMAS Australia", "The Royal Sovereign/Famous Margate Passenger Steamer", "HMAS Parramatta Xmas card", "HM Navy Torpedo Gunboat and Boats" & "SS Tomki Wrecked 14-09-07/Showing Lighthouse & Beach", plus depictions of King George V, civilian ocean liners, submarines, etc. Attractive lot.(Qty 175)

750.00

$625.00



C of A - Postal History

177

c/cl

Batch of mostly commercial airmail covers to GB with unusual makeups including 2/1d RAAF concession rate, also 1942 surface cover with 'PRIVILEGED MAIL/GOVERNOR OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA/...' h/s, 1946 Food Parcel Customs Declaration with 3d 1/4d & 2/- Roo, 1941 (Mar) domestic cover forwarded to Japan & taxed, etc, condition variable.(Qty 33)

400.00

$300.00




184

cl

a-

1937 vertical format airmail cover to Devon with 6d Small Kookaburra, 1/6d Hermes block of 4 & KGV CofA Wmk 1/4d turquoise 'L'-shaped strip of 3 tied by 'SANDRINGHAM/VIC' cds, central fold. Most attractive. [The rate was 1/6d x7 = 10/6d]

250.00

$400.00




186

cl

a-

1940 commercial usage of KGVI 1d Postal Card endorsed "Aust-NZ-UK" , by trans-Pacific "Clipper" to Harmers of London with 1d & KGV 1/4d blue-green x2 tied by Sydney cds, superb Censor h/s in violet. [The postcard rate was 2/11d. The letter rate was 5/10d. The writer requests the return of an unsold auction lot & for it to be insured! Was there a war raging?]

250.00

$700.00



C of A - Military - World War I








204

c

Annotated collection of covers mostly from the Western Front or Camps in England including Comforts Fund envelopes & letterheads, a couple from Egypt with better cachets, a few PPCs & two silk postcards etc, condition variable. Ex Merv Riddle.(Qty 46 items)

350.00

$260.00
















205

S=C

Album with Forces in Egypt including 1915 with superb 'O.C. Aust Field Artillery/Reinforcements' h/s, parcel tag with Egyptian stamps, 1917 "green envelope" to Moascar Camp, 1918 with GB 2d & 'Australian Imperial Force' registration label (2) & two Barbets humorous PPCs (unused); Dardenelles Campaign including from Mudros, Gallipoli x3 & Lone Pine; Desert Campaign including GB KGV d Wrappers x3 from the Jordan Valley; Western Front range of covers from Flanders & France with various GB-pattern cds; also GB Camps, 1915 PPC of HMT "Euripides" with 'AI FORCES POSTAGE FREE/VIC' cds, 1917 stampless from Cape Town, 1917 GB PPC with very fine 'T.W.O./No 71 SQDN A.F.C.' h/s, two defective covers from Liverpool Mil Camp & repaired from Liverpool POW Camp with pencilled censor "PO Griffiths" (rare) etc; condition rather mixed. [Many of the pages have notes about troop movements, personnel details, etc, making this a very interesting lot](Qty 72 items)

1000.00

$950.00






207

c

a-/b

1916 (c.) two complete military parcel labels with quite different Australian coats-of-arms both to Australia with GB KGV 1d & 4d tied by rubber 'F.S.' (= Foreign Section) cancels, one with repaired corner fault. Very scarce.(Qty 2)

250.00

No longer available


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