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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
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.
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)
Official Puncturesaccumulation with strength in Kangaroos & KGV Heads noted Roos First Wmk 2/- Large 'OS' and Small 'OS' x2, CofA Wmk 5/- 'G/NSW' on piece with 2/- x2, KGV Rough Paper 5d punctured 'OS', a few later with Robes 5/- 'VG' block of 4, also some 'T' and 'WA' punctures, condition variable but many fine.
Accumulationmostly used from Kangaroos noted 5d Large 'OS' and Third Wmk 5/-, KGV some mint including 'G/NSW' and 'VG' punctures, Commems with a few mint also, then huge quantity of Decimals used plus some FDCs, condition mixed but mostly fine.
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
Mint selectionwith First Wmk 3d x3 (one **) including variety ACSC #12(1)e (Cat $1200) & 9d variety #24(2)i; Second Wmk 2d 2½d & 9d #26(2)r (faded & regummed, Cat $1200 mint); Third Wmk 3d punctured 'OS/NSW', 6d blue punctured 'OS', 9d variety #27(4)o, 2/- brown, 2/- maroon x2 including variety #38(2)j, 5/- variety #44(D)v, £1 grey & £2 with Type C 'SPECIMEN' Overprint; SMult Wmk 9d x4 including varieties #28(3)d (rounded corner) & #28(4)o, 2/- variety #39(2)j in pair & Ash Imprint pair, 10/- variety #49(V)o (Cat $2000) & £2 'SPECIMEN' with variety #57(D)o; and CofA Wmk 2/- varieties #40(2)fc & ka, 5/- varieties #46(D)j & n, 10/- x2 including variety #50(D)e, plus 'SPECIMEN' 10/- £1 x3 & £2 x3 all with varieties; plus some NWPI Overprints to 2/-; many with gum-side issues so careful examination is recommended.
Used selectionwith varieties First Wmk 3d ACSC #12(1)f & 12(2)f, 5d #16(1)e & 9d #24(2)p; Second Wmk 2d #6(1)d & h, #6(2)e & unlisted Deformed First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', 2½d #10(1)p & 10(2)g; Third Wmk 3d #13(2)g, 6d blue Wmk Inverted & #20(U)d, 6d brown #21(U)h, 9d #26(2)pa, 9d Die IIB #27(3)d, 27(4)ga & m, 1/- #32(2)g & k, 1/- Die IIB #33(3)f, #33(4)f j & L, 2/- brown #37(1)g 37(2)f & 37(U)g, 2/- maroon #38(1)i & j 38(2)e & unlisted White Flaw below First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', 5/- #44(D)d g L m s & ua; SMult Wmk 9d #28(3)g & 2/- #39(2)m; and CofA Wmk 9d #29(3)e & ga and 29(4)L, 2/- Die II x13 varieties plus Grossly Misperforated, 5/- #46(V)o CTO, 46(D)e & L and unlisted No Ears on Roo, and £2 #50(D)k, condition variable but generally good to very fine.
No longer available
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.
Mint groupincluding First Wmk 2/- brown fresh & well-centred, Third Wmk 10/- (possibly re-gummed) and £2 'SPECIMEN' Type B, SMult Wmk 1/- 'OS' puncture, etc, condition variable but many fine.
C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark
ofPUNCTURED LARGE 'OS': 2d grey ACSC #5bb marginal block of 4 from the top of the sheet, top right unit with light bend, unmounted but lower-left unit with small-part gum missing, Cat $1000+.
of2/- brown with White Flaw below Second 'L' of 'SHILLINGS' ACSC #35(1)baf, Victorian English Mail TPO cds clear of the variety, Cat $900.
of2/- brown ACSC #35ba, extremely fresh, Cat $1500.
C of A KANGAROOS - 2nd Watermark
o25PUNCTURED 'OS': 9d violet ACSC 25ba pair, exceptionally well-centred, neat Brisbane cds, Cat $700+.
C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark
xPUNCTURED 'OS/NSW': 10/- grey & aniline pink with Sydney cds of 11JY22, Cat $500.
xPUNCTURED 'OS': 2d grey Plate 1 'CA' Monogram single BW #7ba(1)zb, unmounted, Cat $1800 (mounted). [The ACSC states "Prices for varieties with OS puncture are twice the price of unpunctured stamps"]
x- 9d violet Die II ACSC #26ba marginal block of 4 from the top of the sheet, unmounted, Cat $1900+.
x- 2/- brown ACSC #37ba horizontal pair, Cat $3000+.
x- 2/- brown with the Watermark Inverted ACSC #37a, well centred, Cat $1500.
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
Partly annotated collectionwith loads of shades, multiples, varieties, 'OS' & commercial punctures etc, many higher denominations, some postmark interest, generally very fine.
(Qty many 100s)
Arrayin two stockbooks (64-page & 48-page) including ½d green x400+ noted Single Wmk Single-Line Perf, 1d red x3000+ with Die I/II block of 4, 1½d green x400+, 2d brown x100+, 2d 'OS' overprint x 100+, etc, lots of 'OS' punctures, some multiples, a few identified varieties & inverted watermarks, postmark interest, good study lot, condition generally fine.