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C of A KGV - Small Multiple Watermark P13
92(4)zc1½d red Plate 4 John Ash Imprint block of 12 (4x3) with varieties j & nb ACSC #92(4)zc, additionally with Type A-B Pairs with Re-Entries behind Roo & Doubling of Shading above Wattles at U/R #92(4)fd & hb, most units - including the imprint black of 4 & Re-Entry  - are unmounted, Cat $2000+. A rare block.
107a3d blue Die I Types A & B pair with the Watermark Inverted, unmounted, Cat $1500 (see the ACSC at Footnote 1).
No longer available
107ab3d blue Die I marginal Types A-B Pair with the Watermark Inverted ACSC #107a/aa, the inverted watermark clearly visible through the face of the margin, unmounted, Cat $1050 as singles; unpriced as a setenant pair.
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
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 2½d complete sheet, some coil pairs & strips including join, booklet panes & minor varieties, generally fine.
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 ½d in larger blocks CTO, condition variable but many fine.
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 '2½d' on 2d Medallion Flaw & Misplaced Surcharge both used, Arms £2 Roller Flaw mint & Retouch used, No Wmk ½d 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)
1938-49 Definitives Perf 15x14 4d Koala block of 4 with weak Offset ACSC #198c, unmounted, Cat $300+ (mounted).
1942-50 Definitives1d brown-purple block of 30 (3x10) from the left of the sheet with two additional strikes of the comb perforator in the left-hand margin resulting in the 10 units at left all with Double Perforations on Three Sides ACSC #225b and the lower 3 units additionally with perforations into the design (unlisted in ACSC), a couple of minor tonespots, unmounted, Cat $2250++. A recent discovery.
1948-51commercial covers with Spelling Errors in the registration cachets 1) with UPS 453 cds & 'SEAVICE' for 'SERVICE', a bit wrinkled ; 2) with UPS 388 cds & 'Servise' for 'Service'; 3) with UPS 496 cds & 'Servise' for 'Service'; & 4) with APO 215 cds used at Kure, & 'POSTAR' for 'POSTAL' in blue, opened-out.
C of A - Decimal Issues
1966-2009 mint collection on Schaubek hingeless pages in albums mostly complete plus AAT and extras including 1971 Christmas blocks of 25 cream & white paper, overprinted M/Ss, gutter pairs & strips, sheetlets & P-Sheets, booklets, peel & sticks, perforation varieties & specialist interest, substantial face value.
About eighty complete sheets of 100 of small format values to 10c including several QEII 4c with Plate Numbers, album including Navigators Plate Number blocks of 10 of 75c x4 & $1 x4, other blocks of 75c $1 & $4 with Recuts etc, 1960s-70s cross-pane blocks from 200-up printings, 1973 Christmas Plate Number blocks, Paintings range including $10 strips of 3 & 4, 1971 Christmas Cream Paper block of 25 and White Paper block of 25 & sheet of 100 (folded), large album of AAT blocks, etc, unmounted.
1973 Metric Conversion7c "Volume" with Olive-Brown Printing Completely Omited ACSC #623cb (SG 53a), unmounted, Cat $2000 (£1500).
1973 Architecture50c St James' Church (Sydney) marginal example from the top of the lower pane Imperforate at Top ACSC #657ba, unmounted, Cat $1500 (2002). [The ACSC notes that all 10 recorded examples of this error show indentations from the perforating comb but no penetration of the paper]
1977 Performing Arts20c Violinists horizontal strip of 10 from the right-hand pane with selvedge at left & right. Unit 1 is normal; Unit 2 has Dark Grey Printing (violin strings & the rear chair) Partly Omitted; Units 3 to 10 have Dark Grey Printing (violin strings and both chairs) Completely Omitted; unmounted. Unrecorded in the ACSC. [Several years ago, a complete pane of 50 comprising 5 such strips was found in a safety deposit box where it had lain undisturbed for many years. Coincidentally, there are five beneficiaries to the estate and the pane has therefore been divided between them. Two of the strips sold for $13,800 & $18,400 (with the colour bars) at the Prestige auctions of 18.11.2006 & 12.5.2007]
1978 Aviators18c Bert Hinkler vertical strip of 3, the first unit Imperforate, the second unit Imperf on Three Sides ACSC #791ba, unmounted, Cat $1000.
2016 Adelaide Emergency Printing 30c Type A ('2016' printed 6mm from edge of stamp) strip of 5 - missing Two Kangaroos - with 'Adelaide 2016' Omitted from the Bounding Kangaroo design. The only example we have seen. [NB: At the GPO, these stamps were pre-separated into strips of 10, from which strips of the 6 designs were extracted. However, suburban POs were issued with strips of 5] ** NB: The "Morse Code Dots & Dashes" across the stamp with blank litoral prove it is the Inscription Omitted error **
2016 Adelaide Emergency Printing30c Type B ('2016' printed 7mm from edge of stamp) strip of 5 - missing Two Kangaroos - all with '30c Australia 2016' Disturbed as a result of the text having first been Printed Inverted & Albino in the same space! The only examples we have seen. [When inclined to the light, the albino impressions are very obvious]