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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Collection on Scott leaveswith Kangaroos First Wmk to £1, Second Wmk set (the 1/- is Third Wmk), Third Wmk to 10/- plus £2 & extra 5/-, SMult to 5/- plus £2 (no gum), CofA to £1, KGV Heads complete as per the Scott pages (only a simplified SMult Wmk set), Kookaburra M/S x2, then complete to 1952 including the 'OS' Overprints plus BCOF set with both 5/- and a very good range of Postage Dues including Blank Tablet to 5/-, Filled Tablet to 5/-, 1906 NSW Crown/A to 6d (missing the 3d), 1907 Vic Crown/A set, 1909 Bicolours to £1, etc, generally fine but some of the more valuable stamps have minor problems, high catalogue value. Inspection recommended.
(Qty 300 approx)
Collection on Scott leavesthe companion 'used' pages with Kangaroos First Wmk to 10/-, Second Wmk set, Third Wmk 10/- & £1 brown & blue x2 (different shades, one very fine), SMult £2 (very fine), CofA £2 (very fine), range of KGV Heads, Bridge set CTO, etc, condition rather mixed.
Kangaroos & KGV Headsaccumulation including 5/- Third Wmk, KGV 1d red x100+, some multiples, official & commercial perfins plus a bag of 'on paper', also Colonies & States with postmark interest noted Tasmania 1950s per favor 'EGG LAGOON/KI/TAS' with jumbled dateline & Mail Bag Seal alongside, Victoria TPO markings and range of Melbourne cancels, etc, plus small group of covers including some inwards mail, generally fine.
Mostly used collectionfrom Kangaroos with 10/- Third Wmk 'OS' puncture CTO, £1 brown & blue telegraph puncture, CofA Wmk £1 & £2 (creased), KGV Heads simplified plus 'OS' overprints, Kookaburra 6d Engraved and 3d M/S (stains), then apparently complete simplified to 1965 including 5/- Bridge (telegraph cds), Navigators set of 6 & 'OS' overprints, also BCOF set * and a few Postage Dues, plus small range of Colonies & States with some Revenues, condition mixed but many fine.
Mostly used accumulationincluding KGV 1d reds x300+, 3d blues x400+ and some other values, later in envelopes and loose with potential postmark interest, also coil pairs & strips used plus a couple of starters, a few Decimals **, also some covers & PPCs, then Colonies/States including revenues, condition quite mixed.
Mostly mint selectionwith Roos First Wmk 2d, 4d (VLMtd), 5d (VLMtd) & 6d (hinge remainder), Third Wmk 1/- & 2/- maroon (regummed), SMult Wmk 9d (unmounted), 2/- x2 (one VLMtd) & CTO 5/- x3 (one punctured 'OS'), Arms set (unmounted) & a few others; also NWPI group including 2d abc strip CTO, mint 3d Die II, mint 5/- (unmounted) & 10/- x2 (fake cancel & telegraph cancel); and PNG 1/7d Cattle imprint block of 4, unmounted.
Mostly Rooswith a few CTO including First Wmk 2/- & 5/-, Third Wmk 5/- punctured 'OS' & CofA 5/-, also Arms 5/- Thin Paper fine used & Large Lyre 1/- pair on parcel tag.
(Qty 30 + tag)
Inverted WatermarksKGV Single Wmk 2d orange punctured 'OS', Vic cds; LMult Wmk 1½d black-brown vertical strip of 3, SA cds; and Postage Dues Filled Tablets 5/- mint; Cat $725.
(Qty 3 items)
No longer available
Two albums with a heavily duplicated used accumulationincluding Robes x5 sets, also 1934 No Wmk Hermes unmounted block of 4 & KGVI 3/6d booklet x2; then three albums of mostly decimal FDCs including AAT.
High denominations selectionwith CofA Roos 5/- 10/- & £1, Bridge 5/- (very scarce commercially used), Robes £1 x7, Arms £2, Navigators 4/- x4, 5/- x2, 7/6d 4, 10/- x9, £1 x10 & £2 x12, generally fine to very fine.
Foliowith 1960s pre-decimal blocks including Royal Visit 2/3d block of 16 plus complete sheets of KGVI 2½d brown & 6½d green, Cobb & Co 2/- & Tas Stamp 3d, Territories blocks & sheets unmounted; also some Aerogrammes.
Modest collection in Schaubek hingeless album plus an array of FDCs, PO packs & postage as received as new issues.
'Engraved Stamps of the Commonwealth of Australia'by Australia Post (1999) with 28 reprinted die proofs in black.
Oddmentswith KGV range * and used including SM Perf 13½x12½ 1/4d 'OS' puncture CTO and some annotated varieties, a few Colonies/States, etc, postmark interest, condition variable.
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]