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Displaying 21 - 40 of 40 Lots in Category - Official Stamps




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QUEENSLAND












424

*/**O

1903-11 Commonwealth Periodwith a selection of 'COMMONWEALTH' 9d including Crown/A mint Type A-B Pairs x8 (unlisted by Gibbons & the ACSC as se-tenant pairs) 1907-11 Crown/A to 2/- x6 (two mint) including d used block of 6 (must be rare), 1d Imperf strip of 4 (creased), 'OS' punctures to 1/- x5 including 1d with Double 'OS', Three-Perf Strips with d block of 30 with Grossly Misplaced Perforations, 1d blocks of 9 & 27 and a used strip of 3, 2d corner block of 9, 4d block of 30 (last two columns are Die II), 5d corner block of 6 & 1/- strip of 3, etc, condition a bit variable, Cat 5000+. (Qty few 100)

1500.00

$1,350.00






426

*F

A

1903-06 Large ChalonsTypo 2/6d deep vermilion ACSC #Q53A (SG 270) mint & used x3 (two punctured 'OS'); and Litho Perf 12 5/- carmine #Q57 (SG 273) mint & 1 deep blue-green #Q64 (SG 274) mint & punctured 'OS' #Q64b CTO with virtually full o.g., Cat $1650 (1200). (Qty 7)

600.00

$460.00




429

G

A A1

PUNCTURED 'OS':1906-10 'COMMONWEALTH' Crown/A Perf 11 9d brown & blue Type B ACSC #Q45Bb, well centred, indistinct cancellation, Cat $1500. Ex Bernie Manning: acquired at the Prestige auction of 13.6.2009 for $1667.

1500.00

No longer available




430

*OV

A/A-

PUNCTURED 'OS':Mint 5/- (reversed) & 10/-, used 2/6d x3 (two reversed, the other in a most unusual shade) and CTO 2/6d & 5/-. Rare group: the 10/- is not listed in the ACSC which also doesn't record the reversed perfin varieties. (Qty 6)

600.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
















441

#*O

Useful collection with some earlies including Second Roulettes 2d & 4d unused & 2/- mint, '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d (possibly unused), then mostly mint including 50/- 4 & 15 with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, Thin 'POSTAGE' to 5/-, Thick 'POSTAGE' to 5/- x2, 'O.S.' Overprints to 2/-, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. (Qty 140+)

800.00

$600.00














474

*O

OFFICIAL STAMPS:Old-time collection on leaves mostly lower value material but with a few varieties noted plus a page of 'OS' & 'SA' perfins, the mint including Type 2 to 2/- x2, Perf 13 2d No Stop after 'S' SG O59b in pair, plus 'SA' perfins to 2/6d including 2d block of 4, 5d block of 8, 3d 4d 6d 9d & 1/- pairs, etc, generally fine. (Qty 250 approx)

400.00

$480.00T








475

O

OFFICIAL STAMPS:DEPARTMENTAL OVERPRINTS: Useful group of mostly the more common users but including 'E.' on DLR 2d, 'H.A.' in Red on unused 2d & in black on Rouletted 6d (may both be forgeries), 'L.T.' on Perf 10 4d, 'M.R.' on Rouletted 4d & Perf 4d, 'P.A.' on DLR Perf 10 2d, 'P.W.' on DLR Rouletted 2d, 'T.' on 2/- rose-pink, etc, condition rather mixed but generally presentable to fine, also some obvious forgeries - a few dangerous ones - including 'A.O.' in blue, 'C.D.' in blue, 'D.R.' in red, 'G.S.', 'G.T.', 'I.A.', 'M.R.G.' & 'V.' (Qty 83)

1000.00

$1,150.00














476

#*O

OFFICIAL STAMPS:'O.S.' OVERPRINTS: Range on Hagners with 1874-77 1d SG O2 (perfs trimmed-off), 6d SG O9 unused pair, dubious 9d SG O11 & mint 2/- SG O13 (a bit aged), 1876-85 mint 4d violet-slate & 4d mauve, 6d, 1/- & 2/- strip of 3, 1891-1902 used 1/- strip of 4, 2/- strip of 5, 2/- with Strong Offset vertical strip of 4 (faults) and 2/- SG O35 two blocks of 4, 1882 d on 1d two used pairs, 1891 2d on 4d SG O51 & O52 used pairs, 1891-96 2d SG O55 mint, 1891-99 used d SG O60 strips of 6 x3, d SG O63 strips of 6 x2 & strip of 8, d SG O64 strips of 4 & 6, d SG O65 strips of 3 x2, 4d No Stop after 'S ' SG O69a, 1891-95 2d on 4d mint & Closer Fraction x2 in pairs and 5d on 6d mint, 1899-1901 2d with the Overprint Inverted SG O83a used pair, etc, Cat 4000 approximately (not including SG O2 & O11). (Qty 250+)

1500.00

$1,150.00






477

*O

OFFICIAL STAMPS:OFFICIAL PUNCTURES: Mostly 'SA' range with mint including Thick 'POSTAGE' Crown/SA 6d, 9d x2, 5/- x2 & 1 and Crown/A 3d x3, 4d x2, 6d, 1/- x2, 2/6d bright violet & 2/- deep purple (a couple of faults). Scarce lot. (Qty 29)

500.00

$380.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History


482

CO

B

1894oversize cover (209x143mm) endorsed "On Public Service" addressed to "The President/International Post Philatelic Exhibition Committee/Milan/Italy" with 'OS' Overprints 2d SG O55 and 1/- SG O30 tied by 'REGISTERED ADELAIDE/AP21/94/SA' squared circle, 'R' in oval cachet and 'CORRESPONDENCE OFFICE/GPO' cds in violet alongside, 'MILANO/20/5-94' arrival b/s, central fold not affecting stamps, seal cut from back and a few aging marks. [Presumably used to send South Australian display material to the Exhibition]

800.00

No longer available


483

CL

B

1899(Nov 6) OPSO cover with 'Police Commissioner's Office' imprint at lower-left, to British Guiana with rare franking of Perf 10 '5D.' on 6d brown overprinted 'O.S.' SG O72 (Cat 18 x50+ on cover) tied by GPO cds, 'VICTORIA/BC' squared-circle transit b/s & 'GEORGETOWN/DEC29/B.GUIANA' arrival b/s, central fold & minor repaired tears at the top well clear of the stamp. Ex Anthony Presgrave. A remarkable destination & stated to be one of only three covers recorded with this stamp.

750.00

$700.00



TASMANIA




489

*O

Modest collection with some better stamps including Star Wmk 1d (3 margins), No Wmk 4d, Perf 10 2d yellow-green, 'TASMANIA' 1/- plate proof single, Sidefaces 5/- apparently mint, etc, condition variable. (Qty 55)

500.00

$525.00



MISCELLANEOUS




































768

*/O

Worldwide collectionin seven chock-full springback albums mostly used but plenty of mint throughout including a few M/Ss, noted Australia & Colonies, New Zealand, Pacifics with New Guinea Birds 2/- 'OS' x2, PNG with 1952 10/- x4 & 1, Great Britain including 3-margin Penny Black and Seahorses to 10/- up to modern including postage, Ceylon, Hong Kong, India & States, Europe with lots of Germany, pages of Canada and USA, etc, noted overprints, officials, perfins, postmark interest, a few larger blocks and lots of duplication, condition very mixed but many fine.

400.00

$1,000.00



GREAT BRITAIN








890

**/*/O

Mostly used collection from Penny Black (3 margins) and a few 2d Blues, then other QV issues to 5/- including some with attractive cancels (three with 'C' of Constantinople), 1 brown-lilac 'SPECIMEN' overprint * (faded), KEVII to 5/-, Seahorses to 10/- used, Wembley sets *, KGVI & QEII including some modern **, also group of Official overprints noted Army QV 6d, Inland Revenue QV 6d grey & 6d purple, Office of Works QV d vermillion & 1d lilac plus KEVII d & 1d, Parcels QV 1/- green & KEVII 9d plus a few Postage Dues, condition generally fine. (Qty 100s)

500.00

$1,000.00
















891

*/**O

Oddments including QV 5/- carmine & 10/- ultramarine, Re-Engraved Seahorses 10/- with steel cds, 1925 Wembleys (**), etc, also very fine QV 'GOVT/PARCELS' 1/- green with 'SPECIMEN' h/s. (Qty 29)

300.00

$240.00



NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues




928

*

A/A-

Hut Airs & 'OS' Overprints plus Undated Birds unissued d orange (unmounted), Cat 435+. (Qty 24)

250.00

$190.00



NEW ZEALAND


938

F

A A1

OFFICIAL STAMPS: 1927-33 Admiral 2/- blue SG O112 horizontal strip of 3, exceptional centring, 'FOXTON' cds, Cat 390+.

100.00

$145.00



PAPUA - 1901-1942 The BNG & Papua Stamps Period




970

F

A- B1

PUNCTURED 'OS':1908-10 Small 'PAPUA' Watermark Sideways Perf 12 6d black & myrtle-green SG O25, well centred, light diagonal bend, Port Moresby cds, Cat 1400. RPSofL Certificate (2017) states the bend is horizontal!

750.00

$625.00T



SWEDEN


















1033

O

OFFICIAL STAMPS:1874-95 Large Format collection in three springback albums including Perf 14 3o x8, 4o x3, 5o x5, 6o x5, 20o x2, 24o x20, 30o x850o x2 & 1kr x2, Perf 14 4o x44 in unmounted mint blocks (fragile), 6o x13 (3 unused), 24o x27, 50o x26 & 50o Type II x2, generally fine to very fine, Cat SKR75,000+ (= $A10,000+). [Ideal for cancellations so postmark enthusiasts should certainly inspect this collection] (Qty many 100s)

750.00

$575.00



UNITED STATES OF AMERICA








1043

P

A

OFFICIALS - PLATE PROOFS ON CARD: Newspaper Stamps 24 values to $60 violet; Interior Department eight values in vermilion to 30c, Agriculture Department nine values in yellow to 30c, War Department six values to 24c, and State Department fifteen values to $20. Very attractive lot. (Qty 62)

600.00

$460.00




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