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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)
Accumulation with 1936 SA Centenary 1/- pair with 'B/Ltd' commercial perfin, Decimals used in quantity & mint plus Yearbooks 1990-93, some Worldwide with pre-WWII Europe, plus small batch of commercial mail noted Austria 1947 tatty cover with 'OFFICIALLY SEALED' labels tied Perth cds, Berlin 1956 airmail to Australia with Buildings 20pf 50pf & Dm2, Roads Board envelope with 'PAID AT ROCKINGHAM/ ½D -6SE57/W.A' cds, etc.
Large used accumulation from Colonies, some Roos & plenty of KGV Heads with potential postmark interest, Commems & Pre-Decimals then up to 1980s in albums plus quantity loose, apparently unchecked.
1913-80s accumulationmostly used with a few Roos noted CofA 'SPECIMEN' set (no gum) & KGV Heads, Pre-Decimals reasonably complete including Kooka M/S ** and 5/- Bridge CTO, some 'OS' overprints & punctures including Kingsford Smith duo CTO, also KGVI issues ** in larger blocks including imprints, a few Postage Dues, Decimals mostly *, plus used in quantity, condition mixed.
Huge used accumulation with Colonies, Roos, KGV Heads and later issues in quantity noted Kangaroo 4d block of 4 with commercial perfins, 3rd Wmk 2/- 'OS/NSW' puncture, KGV Rough Paper 5d punctured 'OS', potential postmark & variety interest, also mint scattered throughout including Decimals **, plus Revenues noted Qld to $20, WA to £5, Victoria to £5 & $100 used plus ** 1904-09 Stamp Duty 3d block of 26, 1/- block of 28, 2/- pair, 4/- blue and range of Decimal issues to $1 in larger blocks, condition mixed but many fine.
Large cartonwith untidy accumulation of postmarks loose & on piece, in packets etc, also an array of 1970s covers.
Mint & used accumulationnoted KGV Heads 2d orange Inverted Wmk punctured 'OS' x2, 2d brown SM Wmk marginal block of 4 **, some 'OS' and 'NWPI' overprints, Arms sets x2 plus 'SPECIMEN' set *, imprint blocks & larger multiples, then huge quantity used to modern on 100s of Hagner pages, in albums & envelopes, possible postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Mostly used in quantity noted 10/- CofA x2, 5/- SM Wmk 'OS' CTO x2, 9d Large 'OS' x4, plenty of 2/- maroons plus other values on parcel pieces, bulk in envelopes to 1/-, possible postmark & variety interest.
Used accumulationwith First Wmk 6d blue apparent kiss print showing doubling of '6d', Third Wmk 6d blue 'CA' monogram single on piece with Melbourne cds (faults), CofA 10/- and £2 with small corner cds, then quantity including 2d x150+, 3d x250+ (unchecked for dies), 6d blue x400+, 6d brown x100+, 9d x100+, 1/- x300+, 2/- brown x50+, 5/- x 24 etc noted some blocks of 4 and larger, a few annotated flaws & inverted wmks, plus considerable postmark interest, condition variable but many fine.
Accumulationincluding First Wmk to 9d * and Third Wmk to 2/- (both) *, CofA 10/- and £1 used plus 'SPECIMEN' set, others used in quantity including 'OS' punctures, some NWPI overprints, possible postmark interest, condition very mixed so careful inspection recommended.
C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark
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.
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
Mint & used arrayincluding 1d reds some with annotated varieties noted Substituted Cliché Die I, 1d green block with Thin 'G' and Wattle Line ** (toning), ½d orange 'OS' Overprint block of 17 CTO, plus bulk in envelopes, plenty of perfins, possible postmark & variety interest.
Partly annotated collectionwith loads of shades, multiples, varieties, 'OS' & commercial punctures etc, many higher denominations, some postmark interest, generally very fine.
(Qty many 100s)
Used accumulationwith ½d green x200, 1d red x1500 including dated range of shades, 1d violet x100, 1d green x700, 1½d x1500 including greens, 2d orange x300, 3d x200, 4d orange x200, 5d x200, 1/4d x50+ (all approx), plenty of postmark interest including numerals, lots of WA noted 'DAMBORING' and 'KRONKUPP', mostly fine condition.
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.
C of A - Decimal Issues
Accumulation of 1970s-80s stamp packs, FDCs and PSEs, a few more modern also, substantial face value, fine condition.
C of A - Postal Stationery
REGISTRATION ENVELOPES:KGV to QEII issues all used the majority from Victoria with a range of label types including provisionals, 1938 KGV 5d endorsed "Comp 4d" with KGV 4d added to pay compensation fee, some postmark interest noted 1935 'TPO 1 SOUTH/1/NSW' transit & 1956 'EASTERN VIEW/VIC' cds with typed label, also 1917 'RETURNED REGISTERED LETTER' from Melbourne Dead Letter Office & 1930 'RETURNED SURCHARGED LETTER' from Sydney with Dues, condition mixed but many fine.
C of A - First Day Covers
AUTOGRAPHED FIRST DAY COVERS:Famous Australians accumulation including Gough Whitlam, Mark Oliphant, John M Young on 1948 Yarra Brae/Wonga Park Jamboree covers x4 plus two self-addressed covers from Frank Manley (designer) and his son Owen (model for the stamp), Lawrence Hargrave (with $20 notes x3), PG Law (Antarctic explorer), Archbishop Frank Little on 1971 Christmas block cover, Zelman Cowan, William Dargie, Nancy Bird Walton, Little Pattie & Normie Rowe, Tommy Hanlon Jr, Lindsay Fox, Bruce Ruxton, Dacre Smyth, etc, on variety of covers up to 2000s all set out on display pages, includes some PSEs.
AUTOGRAPHED FIRST DAY COVERS:Sporting Champions accumulation including Ron Clarke, Herb Elliott & Roger Bannister on 1956 Olympics covers, Ron Barassi, Tom Hafey, Bobby Skilton, Alex Jesaulenko and Tim Watson together on large cards with 1989 Sports series stamps x5, plus Barassi & Hafey on other covers, then John Newcombe, Kirsty Marshall, Tony Charlton, Peter Brock, also Don Bradman x4 plus original sketch, Ian Johnson (Australian Cricket Captain) and group of Indian players from 1985 World Cup including Kapil Dev & Sunil Gavaskar, etc, on variety of covers up to 2000s, includes some PSEs, all set out on display pages.