Prestige Philately Auction 229 CatalogueLot 974Catalogue by themeUnissued Stamps
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Displaying 5 Lots in Category - Unissued Stamps
1853 CouriersReprints 1d & 2d Plate I complete sheets of 24 (6x4) each with imprints at L/L & L/R printed from the defaced plates & Perf 11½ (in which form they were never issued), affixed to backing cards. Very scarce in this format.
1855 Large Star1d carmine SG 14, just shaved at upper-left but with fragments of three adjoining units; 2d green SG 16; 4d deep blue & 4d blue (superb) SG 17 & 18; fine to superb with full margins; plus Unissued 6d dull lilac, close even margins, unused & creased as always; Cat £2350.
NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues
Hut Airs & 'OS' Overprints plus Undated Birds unissued ½d orange (unmounted), Cat £435+.
PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Issued Stamps
1985 Ceremonial StructuresSmaller Format & Without 't' in the Design 10t to 60t, unmounted. Unissued. With a set of the issued stamps for comparison, in which the low value is 15t, not 10t as on the unissued stamp. [This is a weird situation. The unissued stamps were printed by Leigh Marden in Melbourne while the issued stamps were printed by the Spanish firm Heraclio Fournier]
No longer available
1985 Ceremonial StructuresSmaller Format & Without 't' in the Design 10t to 60t marginal blocks of 4, unmounted. Unissued. With a set of the issued stamps for comparison.
(Qty 8 blocks)