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NEW SOUTH WALES
1888-89 Centennial of New South Walesincluding imperf colour trials 1d x2, 6d x3, 8d & 20/- x2, then 2d pair with 'INSPECTOR GENERAL' h/s, 5/- 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, 20/- x3 plus 'Specimen' & 'SPECIMEN' Overprints; 'OS' Overprints 1d pane of 60, 5/- (creased) & 20/- CTO, and a few others; generally fine to very fine.
1890 Centennial High ValuesWmk '5/ NSW'-in-Diamond 5/- mauve Perf 11 SG 263da overprinted 'SPECIMEN' complete sheet of 50 (10x5) with 'CP' 'G Pr O/NSW' & '1888' Monograms in the lower margin & complete imprint in the upper margin, a few very minor perf separations in the margins, full unmounted o.g. Superb! Almost certainly Ex Australia Post Archival Sale Number 1 (part of Lot 18).
1894-1904 High Value Revenues Overprinted 'POSTAGE'10/- selection with various perfs & printings comprising mint x7 (one with tonespots), used x10 (one on piece) & an unusual fiscal usage, Cat £2750 minimum.
1899 Chalk-Surfaced Paper'NINEPENCE' on 10d brown with Double Overprint SG 309a and Albino Overprint SG 309b, large-part o.g., Cat £550. With a normal stamp for comparison.
REPRINTS:5/- Coin with 'REPRINT' Overprint, QV Long Type 5/- with 'REPRINT' Overprint, 10/- with 'Specimen' Overprint & £1 with 'REPRINT' Overprint (a pair, with misplaced perforations) strips of 3 all with full unmounted o.g. Scarce multiples.
(Qty 4 items)
NEW SOUTH WALES - Official Stamps
'OS' OVERPRINTS:Fine collection on Hagners including 1d SG O2 mint, 3d with Red 'OS' SG O4 used (trimmed perfs at right), 6d SG O8 mint, 8d with Red 'OS' SG O9 used, Coin 5/- SG O14 unused (Broken 'S') & used x4 and Perf 11 used x2, 1880 10d SG O18a mint & used, 1882-85 2d 'G Pr O/NSW' Monogram block of 12 (**), 5d SG O29 mint marginal pair Imperf at Base, 8d mint block of 4 & 1/- SG O33b mint strip of 3, Centennial 1d & 2d Triple Monogram blocks of 12, 4d & 6d unmounted blocks of 4, 1890-91 5/- Map Perf 10 used x2 (one with Broken 'O') & Perf 12 mint (Deformed 'S'; Friedl/Bloch Certificate), and 20/- with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, 2½d Triple Monogram block of 12, Surcharges set mint blocks of 4 & used set, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine, Cat £6000+. An excellent basis for serious expansion.
(Qty 300 approx)
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1888-90 1d mauve Perf 11x12 SG O39b complete sheet of 120 (12x10) with 'CP' 'G Pr O/NSW' & '1888' Monograms each twice in the lower margin & four complete imprints in the other margins, a few very minor perf separations, large-part o.g. with most units unmounted, Cat £420++.
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/-' 5/- deep purple Map overprinted 'O S' in Red SG O47, well centred, indistinct numeral cancellation, Cat £800. Rare. Ex John Bell (NSW): acquired at the Prestige auction of 8.5.2013 for $920. BPA Certificate (1986).
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/-' 5/- deep purple Map overprinted 'O S' in Red SG O47, Sydney cds, Cat £800. Rare. Chris Ceremuga Certificate (2016) states "superb example" and "only 100 printed".
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/-' 5/- deep purple Map overprinted 'O S' in Red SG O47, Sydney cancel, Cat £800. Rare. Ex Keith Harrison: acquired at the Prestige auction of 2.8.2013 for $2875. RPSofL Certificate (1980). [In our opinion this is the finest and most atractive of the three examples]
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/-' 5/- purple overprinted 'OS' in Red as SG O47 but in the distinctive shade of the official reprints & Perf 12, CTO with 'NSW' or 'GPO' cancels, full unmounted o.g. Very scarce. (2)
'OS' OVERPRINTS:Wmk '5/-' (Sideways) 20/- cobalt-blue SG O48, CTO with 'NSW' cancel.
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/ '-in-Diamond 5/- mauve Perf 10 SG O49a with Deformed 'S', large-part o.g., Cat £400+.
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'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/ '-in-Diamond 5/- mauve Perf 10 SG O49a overprinted 'SPECIMEN' vertical pair, full unmounted o.g., Cat £800. A very scarce & superb multiple. [Acquired at the Prestige auction of 24.4.2009 for $483]
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1890 Wmk '5/ '-in-Diamond 5/- dull lilac Perf 12 SG O49b, large-part o.g., Cat £800.
'OS' OVERPRINTS:1891 ½d on 1d grey with Double 'OS' Overprint SG O55a, large-part o.g., Cat £1500. A rare & dramatic error. BPA Certificate (1965).
REPRINTS:Seriffed 'OS' 5/- 10/- & £1 all CTO with concentric-ovals, and 10/- with 'Specimen' Overprint, the £1 with large-part o.g.
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal Stationery
ENVELOPES - OFFICIAL: 1888 Centennial 1d for Education Department & Cadet Corps - rare - both used; 4d Captain Cook 'CROP REPORTS' with 'Specimen.' overprint x2 & CTO; 5d Captain Cook Savings Bank unused & 'SPECIMEN'; and 6d carmine Savings Bank unused & 'SPECIMEN'; plus four other OS items, condition variable.
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History
1887(Aug 29) OHMS cover with Medical Board of NSW imprint at lower-left, scarce franking of 'OS' Overprints 3d & 6d tied by Sydney duplex, Naples (7/10) & Italian 'AMBT BOLOGNA-CONTEBBA/No 2' TPO transit b/s & 'LEOPOLDSTADT-WIEN' arrival b/s. Very pretty.
1879-81 First Sidefacesrange on Hagners with imperf plate proofs 1d in brown, 4d in orange & 6d pair in green, Wmk 5 1d unused x2, 2d 'PENGE' & 'QUEENSbAND' and 4d, Burelé Band 1d, Wmk 6 range with unused/mint 1d x15 including 'QOEENSLAND', 2d x4, 4d x3, 6d x5 & 1/- x5, 'Half-penny' on 1d Die II unused & used with blue pencil lines, etc, also 'SPECIMEN' handstamps x17, condition rather mixed, Cat £5000+.
(Qty 200 approx)