Prestige Philately Auction 229 CatalogueLot 17Catalogue by theme"Cinderellas"
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Displaying 16 Lots in Category - "Cinderellas"
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
REVENUES:WWII War Savings 6d Hurricane Perf 14½ block of 9 (seven **, one stuck down, the other faulty) in green & buff War Savings Stamps 'Here's to Happiness and Victory' gift booklet.
CINDERELLAS:Poster Stamps affixed in c.1937 IPSA album with complete sets of 1937 Coronation (with packet), Canadian National Exhibition & undated 'ALASKA', 1938 NSW Sesquicentenary (with packet) & Parramatta Sesquicentenary, and 1940 Darling Downs Centenary, some attractive GB Travel Poster types, a few South African & a few strays.
(Qty few 100)
CINDERELLAS:1938 NSW Sesquicentenary ten sheets of 49 setenant labels, some minor peripheral creases otherwise very fine unmounted.
CINDERELLAS:WWII Lady Gowrie 6d (68x44mm) horizontal pair with margins at left & right, large oval '[...] BROADCASTING CORP PTY LTD/2UW/SYDNEY NSW' cachet in violet, both units with light vertical creases and minor aging marks. Not previously seen by us. [These large-format labels were intended for use on parcels, hence their extremely low survival rate]
VICTORIA - Revenues
STAMP STATUTE:6d, 1/-, 2/- x2, 2/6d x4, 10/- & £1 x2, mostly with pen cancellations, also 1d postally used, 1/- 'Reprint' and 1/- & 2/- apparently unused/mint (and Cat £450 thus).
STAMP DUTY:Array with 1884-96 values including 45/- x10 , £6 to £9 & £100, 1886-96 Fergusson & Mitchell £5 to £9, etc, generally fine.
(Qty 120 approx)
STAMP DUTY:1879-96 Large Types £5 x17 including two pairs, £6 to £9 x3 'sets', and £10 x16, the £5 & £10 identified by printing, generally very fine. A good lot for the specialist.
STAMP DUTY:1879-96 Large Types £5 to £10, the £9 with Double Perfs at Left, no pinholes.
STAMP DUTY:Ultra-High Denominations £25 x70 including a few with imperf edges & a few reconstructed multiples, £50 & £100 x4 one with margins on three sides, most identified by printing, condition variable, SG Cat £11,000+ for fiscal usages. An excellent lot for the specialist.
STAMP DUTY:1886-96 Fergusson & Mitchell High Values £5 to £9, no pinholes, manuscript cancellations, Elsmore Cat $1250.
STAMP DUTY:1886-96 Fergusson & Mitchell High Values £7 CTO (a few perf faults), £8 very fine used pair & £8 with 'Specimen.' h/s (thinned).
Covers & Postal Stationeryeclectic group including album of mostly 19th Century unused worldwide postal cards and lettercards, Japan postcards including one WWII Military issue, Argentina 1949 cover from South Orkneys Meteorological Station with 'ISLAS ORCADAS DEL SUR/ANTARTIDA ARGENTINA' cds, Greenland 1954 Scottish Expedition cover with 'MESTERS VIG' cancels, Italy 1898 to Victoria with 'MOSTRA PHILATELICA' label on back, bundle of 1960s postcards many airmail to Australia, condition quite mixed.
BACK OF THE BOOK:Julen (Christmas) Labels extensive collection in two springback albums apparently complete from 1904 to 1990s with a few imperfs including 1904, sheets of later issues plus large-part used reconstructions, plus many issues on commercial covers or postcards including 1907, 1909-17, 1919, 1922, 1924-25, 1927-32 & many later ones, a few better postmarks, some problems noted but generally fine to very fine.
NEW GUINEA - German (Deutsch) New Guinea
Oddments with German stamps cancelled with cds of Finschhafen, Friedrich-Wilhelmshafen, Herbertshöhe or Stephansort (2mk), Overprints mint plus 25pf shade & used plus 3pf shade, Ships set mint, three blue/white seals, Lost Colonies label x2 (one 'used'), Rabaul registration label with 'GRI/3d' Overprint (stained), four unused PPCs and German-period map of GNG from an atlas, condition variable.
RAILWAY LABELS:Selection of 'New Zealand Railways' ungummed parcel forwarding dockets headed variously 'G 56', 'G56A (Charges To Pay)' or 'L 11' for all different stations, two printed in blue & one in green, unused.
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