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Displaying 20 Lots in Category - Perfins - Commercial Firms
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Mostly used accumulation with Roos including 2½d punctured Large 'OS', Third Wmk 1/- block of 4 plus annotated 1d & 6d brown varieties, a bag of KGV Heads on piece, Kookaburra M/S with Exhibition cds in blue, Robes, QEII 5c booklet pane, 2001 Year Book, a packet of commercial perfins, a bundle of unused Aerogrammes, "Federal Australian Philatelist" Vol I No 2 (1890), "Australian Stamp Monthly" Vol I No 9 (1930), etc.
Collector's odds n sods with used KGV Heads & decimals including scarcer values, WWI '[flag]/STICK FOR/ AUSTRALIA' label corner block of 12, commercial perfins including unusual patterns, etc, plus some covers including 1951 Sydney DLO 'RE-ENCLOSED LETTER' envelope registered & a few WWI items plus some PPCs of ships used as Troop Transports, philatelic cover with 'KILLIECRANKIE/TAS-AUST' cds (rated RR), etc.
(Qty many 100s)
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.
COMMERCIAL PERFINS:Accumulation with strength in Kangaroos & KGV Heads noted Roos Third Wmk 2/- & 5/- 'ES/&Co/Ltd' and 6d blue 'A' block of 4, large variety of users, also Australian Colonies/States with both commercial & official punctures, condition variable but many fine.
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Selection on Hagnerincluding First Wmk 2½d CTO, Third Wmk 3d with 'ES/&Co/LTD' perfin, 6d blue with unidentified perfin & 2/- brown x2 (one punctured 'OS/NSW'), 10/- with 'CAIRNS' cds & 10/- punctured 'OS' with 'REGISTERED/MELBOURNE' cds, CofA Wmk 5/- punctured 'W/A', etc, generally fine to very fine.
COMMERCIAL PERFINS: Array including First Wmk 1d x70+, 4d & 5d x9, other issues including 6d blue x34, 6d brown x14, 9d x25, 1/- x80+ including Third Wmk block of 4, 2/- brown & 2/- maroon x6, duplication should be expected, condition variable. A very difficult lot to assemble.
(Qty 250 approx)
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
COMMERCIAL PERFINS: Array including Engraved 1d pair, Penny Reds x70+, Single Wmk 1d violet x33, 1½d green x22, 2d orange x9, 4d orange x5, 4d violet x2, 4d blue x40, etc, also 4d olive x13 & 5d brown x15, some unusual patterns, duplication should be expected, condition variable. A very difficult lot to assemble.
(Qty 500 approx)
C of A - Flight Covers
1929usage of KGV Oval 4½d Registration Envelope to England with 'HAY/NSW' (?) cds obscured by added GB PUC 1½d x3 with commercial perfins & tied by oval 'REGISTERED/VICTORIA ST BO SW1' d/s & with 'London SW3' registration label, endorsed on the face "Per favour/Southern Cross/Australia-/England/many many thanks" & signed "OK/CTPUlm", minor blemishes: see AAMC #142, Cat $2750. Only 12 carried. [With two-page social letter that mentions a personal connection to Charles Kingsford Smith]
(Qty 2 items)
C of A - Postal History
Commercial mail including 1938 airmails via Hong Kong to ship passenger at Hawaii x2 both at 3/4d rate the first forwarded to California, the other returned with 'TOO LATE FOR STEAMER' cachet, plus to USA x2 one paid 3/7d & taxed mss 'T16 2/3', the other paid 9/3d double rate with Roos 2/- x2 & 5/- (roughly opened), then KGV frankings, advert covers, Stationery including PTPO envelopes noted KGVI 1½d for Shire of Newham and Woodend, also Victoria with postmark interest including 1905 'FOSTERVILLE' & BN '1982' both in blue, 1938 'PAID AT/KYNETON VIC', 'WOODEND NORTH' unframed with poor BN '414' & 1952 cds on 1d Postage Due (faults), Glover Onians & Co cover with 'GO/&C' perfin, etc, condition very mixed but those mentioned generally fine.
1930(c) red/black 'INTERSTATE/PARCEL POST' label with 'SARGOOD BROS' h/s in violet & remarkable franking of Third Wmk 9d & 1/- x5 + KGV 2d orange all with 'SB' perfins tied by a largely complete strike of the huge undated 'CHIEF PARCEL OFFICE/MELBOURNE' handstamp, a couple of small faults. [Between 1901 & 1929, the rate was 5/8d for an interstate parcel weighing between 10 & 11LB, the maximum weight permitted. The additional 3d was a registration fee]
Large box of coverswith 1936 with complete 'VICTORIAN RAILWAYS/PARCEL' label, DLO mail, instructional h/s including 1908 tinsel PPC with 'PROHIBITED' h/s, postage due, airmails, commemorative cancels, etc, noted nine items with KGV 1d violet frankings, etc; also an unsorted array of official & commercial perfins including KGV 1d reds & a few covers, and two 1950 ITAA forms with 'TAX/INSTALMENT' values to £1 x8; condition variable.
Accumulation with lots of Small Chalons including 4d yellow x2, 4d lilac x3, 6d green shades x24 & a very scarce 1/- violet strip of 3, array of Sideface issues including Lined Background 4d yellow mint pair, etc, also more than 100 commercial perfins with values to 4d yellow, condition variable.
Collector's untidy array of duplicates with many handy items noted including a few imperfs, unused 'TEN PENCE' on 9d yellow, modern reprints of 2/- "die proof", lots of middle period including numerous 'O.S.' Overprints, "Long Toms" including 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' 10/- & Thin 'POSTAGE' mint to 10/-, multiples, commercial perfins to 2/-, a few Revenues, small 'POSTAL CUSTOMS/SOUTH AUSTRALIA/Passed...' label, 'REPRINT' & 'SPECIMEN' Overprints including £4 yellow, etc, also several Departmentals forgeries & a page of numeral cancels, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Inspection is sure to be rewarded.
(Qty many 100s)
VICTORIA - Barred Numerals
1408:'MCCCC/8' of Grassmere very fine strike on 2d violet with 'JC/&Co' perfin. Rated RRR. [Western District]
Stockbook with heavily duplicated array of 1d pinks & 2d yellows with many shades, multiples, 'OS' punctures, commercial perfins, etc, some postmark interest, generally very fine.
1930-31 Arch & Maple Leafpredominently used study on pages including 8c blue x13, 50c x28 & $1 x14 plus usages on cover including Canadian Pacific x2 with 'CPR' perfins, flight covers & uprated stationery, condition generally fine, STC C$1250+.
(Qty 100s + 12 covers)
No longer available
CEYLON - Postal History
POSTAL STATIONERY:WRAPPERS: Selection with 'SPECIMEN' Overprints on QV 2c & 5c, KEVII 6c (tape stain) & KGV 4c green (folds), used STO issues for "Times of Ceylon" QV 5c, KEVII 5c & 6c, KGV 6c x2 (one with text in blue, 2c 'T/OF/C' perfin added), two others fine to very fine.
NEW ZEALAND - Revenues
Mixed group noted Stamp Duty Coat of Arms Surcharges range including £300 on 1944 piece with £40 pair (punched) & un-surcharged £4/10/- and £35 on 1953 piece with £1 'FINE/PAID', Saving Stamp 1d Thrift x5 (including one * & pair used), quantity of Social Security & Employment issues, range of Lands & Deeds including £3 £5 & £10 (couple of short perfs), a few Fine Paid, Mortgagee's Indemnity Fee & Not Liable the latter including 1875 QV Long Type (perfs trimmed off), condition mixed but many fine, Kiwi 2016 Cat NZ$3000+.
STAMP DUTY:1880-1930 QV De La Rue Long Type duplicated used range noted 4d, 6d, 8d (crease), £15 'FIFTEEN' 12½mm x3, £200 x 2, £300, £400, £500 x2, £600 punctured (couple of trimmed perfs) & £1000, a few on document pieces, unchecked for perf & wmk varieties, mixed condition but the majority unpunched, Kiwi 2016 Cat NZ$4000+; plus mint 2/- x2, 2/6d x2 & 10/- and postally used range including 1867 1d with 'WESTERN SPRINGS/3 NO 91' cds, 1882 6d x2, then 2/- to 8/- values with parcel cancels, Cat SG £1000+.
DENOTING:1923-47 Overprints group including QV Long Type 15/- (punched), KGV 3d x2 and 6d (all punched) & 1/- x2, Coat of Arms 12/6d (punched), Pictorials 6d Harvester & 1/- Tui, KGVI 6d & 1/-, fine condition, Kiwi (2016) Cat NZ$2000+.