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Collection in nine albums with numerous pickings throughout notably Roos to 10/- x3 & 1 grey including First 2/- x2, Second 5/- and Third 2/- brown with 'HB' puncture plus some unused/mint values, lots of KGV Heads - unchecked by us for shades or varieties - with mint blocks of 4 including Penny Reds x7 & 1d red Die III (*/**), Kooka M/S mint, duplicated better 1930s Commems including 2/- Jubilee mint x3, CTO range including all perf 'OS' Commems, 6d Engraved x2 & 5/- Bridge, sd Navigators, Decimals mostly unmounted mint including 1971 Christmas block of 25, etc, condition variable but inspection will reveal lots of higher grade material. (Qty Qty)





Collector's duplicateswith lots of pickings including KGV Heads 1d reds x27, 1d Die III, punctured 'OS' Single Wmk 2d orange block of 4 & 1/4d, 'OS' Overprints set, KGVI 3d blues x6, Robes Thin Paper 1 (**), 2/- & 2/3d commemoratives, sd Navigators, etc, condition variable. (Qty few 100)





Two albums of duplicates with Roos including First Wmk to 2/- plus 5/- CTO x2 & Small 'OS' 2/-, 5d Ram block of 12, quantity of Decimals to 1978, etc. (Qty many 100s)





Basic collectionwith a few KGV Heads to 4d, KSmith 6d with Re-Entry, 1934 No Wmk Hermes imprint pair, Macarthur set, KGVI 3d Dies x6, Arms (no 10/-), range of Decimals to 1973, Postage Dues selection, some AAT & Christmas Island. (Qty few 100)





Annotated pre-decimal collectionwith a page of Roos including 5d punctured Large 'OS', KGV simplified set including 4d lemon, 6d Engraved, Vic Centenary Macarthur Anzac & Jubilee sets, KGVI 2d scarlet Coil Perf Pair (Large Holes), Arms & Navigators sets, lots of imprint blocks of 4, Birds blocks of 4, etc. (Qty 100s)






Listed varieties on covercomprising Roos Second Wmk 2d with Colour Flaw at L/R Corner as ACSC #8(U)d not listed for 2nd Wmk, commercial to USA; KGV 2d scarlet with White Spot on R of R/H Value Tablet (unlisted) 1924 philatelic to Germany; KGV d orange with White Flaw on King's Head #66(6)d 1925 philatelic to USA; 4d Koala with White Spot at U/R #198h Forces; 2d AIF with Red Spot #219d on FDC; No Wmk d Roo Line from Ear to 'O' of 'POSTAGE' #179g on AAT philatelic cover; condition variable. Scarce group. (Qty 6)





Useful collectionwith Roos including First Wmk 5d & 9d, Second Wmk 6d x2 (one punctured 'OS'), Third Wmk to 10/- plus some 'OS' punctures & 1 grey Type C 'SPECIMEN', SMult 5/-, Engraved 6d x2, KGV Single Wmk to 1/4d including 1d Die II Substituted Clich (**, Cat $2250 mounted), 1d red Die III x2, 4d lemon x2, 5d Rough Paper punctured 'OS' (no gum, Cat $9500 mint), LMult Wmk d Thin Fraction in pair & 1d carmine-pink, SMult Wmk Perf 14 to 4d & Perf 13x12 to 5d, CofA set, 1920s-30s Commems with lots of Plate Number singles including Jubilee 2/- x2 & imprint pair, 'OS' Overprints (ex KSmith 3d), Robes Thick Paper, sd Navigators, decimals to 1973, Postage Dues selection, BCOF set with both 5/-, Territories range including Norfolk Ball Bay 2d White Paper, etc, a few problems but generally fine to very fine. (Qty 100s)





Selection of varietiesincluding KGV 1d red Roo's Tongue (on faulty cover) & Bandage on Emu's Leg (on cover), Swan 1d Retouch ACSC #138f & unlisted 'AUS.TRALIA' both in mint blocks of 4, KSmith 6d Re-Entry x2, Jubilee 2d "Suspended Microphone" #166(U)f used, SA Centenary 2d with unlisted Snapped Flagpole in ** block of 6, Robes 5/- #212e, KGVI 2d violet Medallion Flaw in block of 4 punctured 'G/NSW', No Wmk 4d Koala #199h x2 & i x2 all used, Food Production 3d varieties x10 mostly used, Birds 1/6d ACSC #416h & 417i and 2/- Whistler Broken Twig ** & U, Anzac 8d ACSC #427d in ** block of 4, etc, STC $2700+ plus unlisted items. (Qty 65 items)


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COMMERCIAL PERFINS:Array in stockbook with numerous 1920s to larger 1940s Commemoratives including 1927 Canberra x14, Macarthur 9d x2 (faults), Jubilee 2d x50+, NSW Sesqui 9d x2, 5/- Robes both papers, Mitchell 1/- x7, Arms 5/- x3, other better values & a decimal selection, some unusual patterns, duplication should be expected, condition variable; also "ties" on five damaged covers. (Qty 100s)



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KGV Special Issues/Commemoratives complete with Engraved 6d, Kookaburra M/S x2 (both with problems), 5/- Bridge, Macarthur including 2d Dark Hills, Victoria Centenary both perfs, etc, generally very fine & all those we checked are unmounted. (Qty 48 + M/Ss)






Two large folios with 1940s-1950s complete sheets including 1950 Stamp Centenary, 1951 Gold Centenary & 1952 Food 3d, then 1960s large blocks including 2/6d Aborigine No Wmk x47, 1959-64 Flowers 2/- 2/3d on White Paper 2/5d & 3/- all x47, 1963-65 Navigators 4/- x47 & 7/6d x19, Colombo Plan 1/- x77, 1964-65 Birds x37 sets, 1965 Anzac x37 sets, etc, unmounted. (Qty 1000s)






Batch of mostly large blocks including KSmith 6d violet block of 19, Vic Centenary Perf 10 2d block of 20 & 3d block of 8, Macarthur 2d block of 16 & 3d block of 9, ANZAC 2d block of 20 & 1/- irregular block of 8, Jubilee 3d block of 10 & 2/- strip of 5, Cable 2d half-sheet of 40 with Plate Number '2' at U/L, etc; also 'OS' Overprints KGV 3d block of 10 & 2d Bridge block of 15; generally very fine, unmounted. Ex "Pollie's Hoard": see Lots 191 to 204. (Qty 12 items)





1927-65 mint selection with singles, pairs, plate number & imprint blocks noted 3d Airmail plate '4' block **/*, 6d Kingsford Smith imprint block **, 6d Kooka imprint block **/*, Macarthur 2d & 3d imprint strips of 16 **, Robes 1 imprint blocks for both papers ** plus 5/- & 10/- hinged in margins (one without side margin), 1d Princess coil perf gutter block of 64, 1951 Stamp Centenary 2d complete sheet, some coil pairs & strips including join, booklet panes & minor varieties, generally fine. (Qty 100s)





1914-45 mint & used collection complete plus extra shades noted 6d Engraved Kooka x3, Kooka M/S * only, 5/- Bridge * & CTO, KGVI 3d White Wattles *, Robes sets, KGVI imprint blocks, coil pairs, minor varieties, etc, many fine but some toning & aging marks evident so careful inspection required. (100s)





Single volume KGVI collection with lots of duplication including numerous multiples, imprint blocks in profusion including Robes Thick Paper set, some Coil Perf pairs, lots of varieties, generally fine to very fine but some toning/aging in the mint material. (Qty many 100s)





Used accumulationwith Kookaburra 6d Engraved x10, 5/- Bridge parcel cancel, Vic Centenary 1/- x15, Macarthur 9d x4, ANZAC 1/- x3, Jubilee 2/- x4, Robes mixed papers 5/- x20, 10/- x24 including 'SPECIMEN' * and 1 x30 including block of 4, Arms 2 'Roller Flaw' x2, also 'OS' overprints including Kingsford Smith pairs x4, Large Lyrebird x4, Kangaroo 6d x5, range of KGV issues including d in larger blocks CTO, condition variable but many fine. (Qty 100s)





Annotated collection to 1936with Engraved 6d Kooka x3 (two CTO), Kooka M/S mint & CTO at Perth, 3d Airmail booklet pane & booklet stamp x2 on airmail cover to GB, Kingsford Smith 3d Dropping Mail Bag & 6d Extra Islands both mint & 6d Re-Entry in imprint block of 8, 6d Airmail imprint block of 6, Bridge 5/- CTO x2, Large Kooka 6d used imprint block of 4, Jubilee 2d good range of varieties & 2/- x4 (one CTO), SA Centenary imprint blocks of 4, 'OS' Overprints CTO/used, lots of plate numbers & imprints, etc, generally very fine. (Qty few 100)





Attractive two volume annotated collection of KGVI issueswith Robes both papers *&U plus 1 'SPECIMEN' Overprint in black & in blue-black (no certificates), Arms 'SPECIMEN' set, many imprint/no imprint blocks including NSW Sesqui & AIF sets, Arms 2 & Aborigine 2/6d Emergency Printing, lots of listed varieties including '2d' on 2d Medallion Flaw & Misplaced Surcharge both used, Arms 2 Roller Flaw mint & Retouch used, No Wmk d Offset mint, etc, many noted as Thin Papers with the comment "Checked with micrometer" but not confirmed by us, generally very fine. (Qty many 100s)





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1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge5/- green commercially used with 'ABBOTSFORD/1NO32/VIC' cds, a few fluffy perfs.






1934 Victoria CentenaryPerf 10 1/- black block of 30 (3x10) from the left of the sheet with margins on three sides, variable centring, some perf separation, unmounted, Cat $3000+. Multiples of this size are rarely see. Ex "Pollie's Hoard": see Lots 191 to 204.



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