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Displaying 141 - 160 of 827 Lots in Category - Australia, Commonwealth of




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C of A - Postal History


141

CPS

Kangaroos frankings noted 1913 4d Registration Envelope with 1d added and 'R/BRISBANE' label (edge faults), 1914 tatty Guilliaux Sydney flight postcard with 1d red (Cat $750), 1d x2 with Adelaide 'T2D' and 2d Due (torn) and d & 2d on OHMS cover to Holland, 1935 airmail to Switzerland with 2/- & KGV 1d green, 1937 airmail to UK with 2/- and 1/- Large Lyrebird, 1938 airmail to Holland with 9d and 4d Koala x3, 1944 d late use with 3d Kooka tied 'AUST ARMY PO/221' on ACF cover, etc, condition mixed but later mostly fine. (Qty 19)

250.00

$190.00










142

CPS

KGV Heads on cover noted 1916 d green combination franking on South Australia d GPO envelope (a very scarce item), 1d red on mourning cover with 'TPO 5/VICTORIA' d/s, 1931 1d green with d Postage Dues x4 and 1d red to USA with 5c Due, two 1930s 'PAQUEBOT' items and a couple of 'OS' punctures, then extensive range of advertising covers including illustrated types for Harcourt (Vic) Fruit Supply [Apple Man], Emu Nail & Nightingale Supply with birds, WE Cash with map of Australia, Lowe Hardware Merchants with tools, Lysaght Bros Rabbit-proof wire netting, etc, some postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine. (Qty 179)

400.00

$480.00
















143

C

KGV Penny frankings including 1d red 'OS' puncture on Victorian Railways, 1d red 'T' puncture on Tasmanian Government Railways cover, 1d red 'OS' puncture Dot Before '1' on OHMS cover, 1d red 'OS' puncture block of 4 with Notched NW Corner on WA OHMS cover, 1d green Single Wmk 'OS/NSW' puncture on Red Cross Society postcards x2, 1d green SM Wmk Perf 14 'OS' puncture on postcard with 'WARDEN'S OFFICE/RAVENSTHORPE' cachet, 1d green Perf 13x12 'OS' puncture on lettersheet, etc, mostly fine. (Qty 16)

200.00

$290.00


























144

C

Advertising covers with KGV Penny frankings including 1d red 'A&R/LTD' perfin on 1915 Angus & Robertson front, 1d reds on 1917 Citizens War Chest Fund postcards x2 & 1918 Hotel Grand Central (Sydney) illustrated cover, 1d violet on 1924 Whitehead & Co Stationers postcard, 1d greens on 1930 Woodroofe's Lemon Punch, 1932 Yalumba Wines, 1933 'TBS' perfin on Beau Monde Hosiery front, 'HS' perfins x3 on Harris Scarfe Falcon Cartridges showing Hunter with Shotgun, HSL Batteries showing Touring Car & Firestone Tyres, 'WC' perfin on 1935 Winchcombe Carson '2ND CLASS' cover, etc, condition mixed but many fine. A very attractive selection. (Qty 48)

500.00

$400.00






































145

C

Mostly pre-WWII advertising covers with many illustrated types including Aspro tablets, Foster's Lager beer bottle, Gippsland & Northern Co-op 'Twin City' Tractor, HJ Plint Markets (Brisbane), John Hicks Carpets, George IV Whisky, Scotch College (Perth) to USA taxed with Postage Dues, Toowoomba Foundry 1941 airmail to UK, also with all-over adverts on reverse NSW John Jaffray Machinery (damaged on opening) and Grand Hotel (Melbourne) & WS Tong Wholesale Fruiterer, a few airmails, meter cancels and quite a number of WWII censored items, etc, condition mixed but many fine. (Qty 123)

500.00

$550.00












146

CPS

Five albums with Aerogrammes, Letter Cards, Postal Cards, pre-decimal and decimal souvenirs, last day covers, 1960s to early 1980s FDCs with Royal, Wesley and Post Office types including unaddressed 1970 30c Cook Small Envelope, various philatelic congress and exhibition covers, Scouts including 1962 Hobart Corroboree and registered 1964 Dandenong Jamboree, also some relief cancels, Envelopes including KGV 1d & QEII 4c STOs, and KGVI & QEII Registration Envelopes, condition varied but mostly very fine. (Qty 500+)

800.00

$600.00










147

CPS

Eclectic group including 1913 Registration Envelope 4d Roo with early 'R/NSW/Mittagong' red & black label, bundle of 'ADVICE OF DELIVERY' cards with KGVI 3d blue (many with 'A+R' perfins) x35 including a few to New Zealand, range of Colonial/States postal stationery noted NSW 1888 2d postal card 'Specimen' overprint, Victoria Bantam d wrapper with 'THE "FREE CHURCH" QUARTERLY' banner, real photo postcards of Marrar NSW Post Office and four other views including 'AL Weale, Outfitter' shopfront (stained), potential postmark interest, condition quite mixed but inspection will reward. (Qty 80+)

200.00

$500.00














148

CPS

Accumulation with Flight Covers including 1934 Albury signed "CTP Ulm", 1935 New Zealand signed "C KingsfordSmith" and another franked with KGV 3d blue 'OS' overprint, also BCOF set on registered cover, 1940 Story Bridge Opening cover with label plus other commemoratives, some commercial mail noted 1972 formular aerogramme to Paraguay with 12c Rehab single, then postal stationery used & unused including a few 'SPECIMEN' overprints, condition variable. (Qty 200+)

300.00

$750.00




149

PS

A

1912social usage of Fullface 1d Letter Card 'SETTLER'S HOME' - margins intact - uprated with Queensland 1d for late fee tied by Qld TPO cds. Unusual domestic combination franking.

200.00

No longer available


150

PS

A+/A-

1912usages of Fullface 1d Letter Cards 'MOSMAN BAY...' (Ferry in Mid-Distance) & 'LOG TRAIN...' both uprated with South Australian d & 1d, the first is superb but philatelic. (Qty 2)

250.00

No longer available


151

C

B

1913TH Wood, Seedsman and Nurseryman, Brisbane return-addressed cover with commercial combination franking Kangaroos 1d red and Queensland QV 4d grey tied 'REGISTERED/JU14/13/ROCKHAMPTON' d/s with 'R/ROCKHAMPTON' registration label in red (black numerals) alongside, paying double 1d domestic rate plus 3d registration fee, a few aging marks. States issues remained valid for postage after Commonwealth stamps were introduced in January 1913, but most such usages seen are philatelic.

400.00

$400.00










152

C

B

1914 commercial covers from Germany 1) of 20.7.1914 with 'HANNOVER-BOXTEL/BAHNPOST' d/s, Sydney arrival b/s of AU24-1914; 2) & 3) of 24.7.1914 & 25.7.1914 both with 'HE' perfin & 'HANNOVER-/LINDEN 1' cds, Sydney arrival b/s of AU24-1914 & AU31-1914; all with makeshift censor label & 'OPENED BY CENSOR' h/s in blue, minor blemishes. [Australia declared war on Germany 4.8.1914 by which time these covers were in transit. If posted even a week later they would probably have been intercepted & detained in London] (Qty 3)

400.00

$420.00






153

C

A-

1914cover to Belgium with Kangaroos 5d brown ACSC #16 (Cat $1000 on cover) and d green tied 'NEWTOWN/ 30SE14/NSW' d/s with 'R/Newtown,NSW' registration label in red (black numerals) alongside paying 2d foreign rate plus 3d registration fee, censored in Great Britain with two 'OPENED BY/CENSOR/241' labels affixed along top edge, re-directed to Netherlands with 'AMSTERDAM/15.1.15' arrival b/s, a couple of very minor blemishes.

500.00

$440.00




154

C

B

1914unfranked cover from AIF serviceman endorsed "No Stamps available.../On Active Service/Troopship SS Euripides" with '1ST AUST INF BDE FIELD PO/24NO14' cds used at Steamer Point, Aden on face, Sydney '21DE/1914' machine cancel arrival and scarce altered '1D' double-ring circular tax cachet alongside charging single deficiency, a couple of edge faults and light fold. [The Euripides was part of the first convoy to Egypt; this is the only recorded day of use of this Australian FPO d/s at Aden. The free postage concession for Australian troops serving overseas was not introduced until February 1915. In the interim, the Sydney tax marking had 'LATE FEE' excised and was pressed into use to charge addressees for unpaid Soldier's Mail]

500.00

$400.00






155

PS

B

1916KGV Star 1d red envelope to USA with Kangaroo 6d blue Third Wmk and KGV d green Single Wmk added tied 'PERTH/24NOV16/WA' roller cancel paying triple 2d foreign rate, censored with two 'AMF/OPENED BY CENSOR' labels (Haynes & Pope type 5CSL 1.5, recorded May-Oct 1916 only, LRD) affixed at left and 'PASSED BY/CENSOR' double-lined boxed cachet in blue on face, a few edge faults from bulky contents not affecting stamps or markings.

500.00

$380.00






















156

CPS

1930s-60s commercial mailaccumulation in large box noted 1934 registered airmail to Brisbane with Victorian Centenary 1/-, 1938 registered to Sweden with 6d Airmail single, 1939 OHMS postcard with KGVI 1d 'VG' puncture, 1959 UK Forces airmail with QEII 3d single, 1961 with Fremantle, WA 'PAQUEBOT' cancel, 1962 PPCs airmail to GB with 1/2d Tiger single x3, also censorship, advertising with some illustrated covers, slogan cancels & meter mail, taxed items, instructional markings, etc, a few stationery items, potential postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine. (Qty 1000+)

400.00

$550.00




157

CL

B

1931large-part parcel wrapping (247x116mm) registered to USA with Kangaroos SMult Wmk 5/- (Cat $1200 on cover) and 2/- maroon SM Wmk ($300 on cover) and KGV 2d & 3d tied 'REGISTERED ELIZABETH ST/22JA31/MELBOURNE' cds alongside, San Francisco transit, 'Supposed liable to US/Customs Duties' cachet in violet & 'BOSTON, MASS/FEB/18/1931/REGISTERED' arrival b/s, couple of folds affecting 2d only.

300.00

$480.00




158

CL

B

1932long 'OHMS' window-face cover with rare solo franking KGV 4d olive 'OS' overprint (ACSC #116(OS); Cat $800 on cover) tied 'BRISBANE/1932/12JLY/7PM/QLD' machine cancel paying double 2d domestic rate, same day arrival cancel on back, just slightly shortened and minor edge faults not affecting stamps or markings.

500.00

$380.00






159

C

B

1933commercial cover paid 2d only but with Hobart registration label & scarce 'OFFICIALLY/REGISTERED/("6D") TO PAY' h/s in violet, Postage Due 2d strip of 3 tied by 'ROSEVILLE/NSW' cds, minor faults. [Presumably contained cash, which was detected at the point of posting]

250.00

$190.00






160

C

C

1938airmail cover from Canal Zone with 'Via Trans-Pacific/Air-Mail' cachet in violet and 5c & 40c x2 paying 85c per oz rate for carriage by Pacific Clipper service tied by Ancon machine cancel, Hong Kong transit b/s, then by Imperial & Qantas to Australia, stain at L/L corner and some aging marks. A scarce origin for mail to Australia via the Pacific Clipper service.

200.00

$150.00




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