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Displaying 1 - 20 of 56 Lots in Category - Advertising
C of A - Decimal Issues
1989-99 Sports Definitives 43c Skateboarding self-adhesive sheet of 44 stamps & 16 promotional labels irregularly arranged & with 60 Kangaroos on the reverse matching the positioning of the stamps & labels, two vertical folds - clear of the stamps & labels - reinforced with "sticky" tape. An extraordinary pre-production item that is apparently a proof or test sheet for preparation of the "collector's packs" mentioned in the ACSC "Decimals II" at page 850.
C of A - Booklets
Small box with QEII 3/6d x2, 4/- x2 & 5/- (5d red), Decimals 60c x6 with different slogans, 1968 Famous Australians $1 x30+, etc, various advertisements & editions.
C of A - Postal Stationery - Envelopes (PTPO)
Illustrated advertising envelopes comprising Star 1d red for Farmer & Co (roughly opened), Star with 'POSTAGE' 2d red for Anthony Hordern, 1½d red for Resch's Brewery, 1d green for Clutterbuck Farm Machinery and Perdriau Tyres, KGV Oval 1d for Kitchen's Soap, Caterpillar Tractors and Barnet Tyres, and 2d for Cull & Son Leather Merchants (uprated to USA), KGVI 2d for Lister Separators, 3d for Condor Lamps & 3½d for CIC Insurance, mostly fine to very fine.
Handy selection including Sideface 1d for Vacuum Oil, Star ½d for Lutheran Publishing, ½d+1d ACSC #ES27 unused (addressed) & used (toning), KGV Oval 1d illustrated for Invincible Motors, KGVI 1½d illustrated for Mobil & 2½d OHMS (unused) etc, also three with 'OS'-in-the-Die, condition variable.
1928-37 KGV Oval 1d green ACSC #ES64 window envelope for MacRobertson Confectionery with 'Max-Mints' illustration, Adelaide slogan cancel.
C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards
STAMPED TO ORDER ISSUES: c.1920 Star 1½d brown with printed address for WH Burford & Sons (Adelaide) ACSC #LCS4A front only with advertising on the reverse for soap, candles etc, central fold & small repaired tear at the top, Cat $1500. Rare. [The ACSC does not make it clear that the price is for a front only but considering that the other contemporary issues are priced at $3000 each this does seem to be an obvious conclusion]
C of A - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards
Advertising group with Fullface 1d ACSC #P1 for Fauldings, 1d Roo for Hall & Sons (unused), KGV 1d #P27 for Metropolitan Fire Brigade & Die II for Daily News (Perth), #P28d for Kapunda Technical School (unused), 1½d brown & 1d violet both punctured 'OS/NSW' for Sydney Harbour Trust, 1d green #64 for Mayor Shafto's Campaign (Perth) (unused) & for Mackinnon & Cox 'Sale of Racehorses', 1½d brown #P68 for Kew Presbyterian Church (unused), fine to very fine.
No longer available
1924-37 KGV Sideface 1½d brown with 83mm Footnote ACSC #P67 x2 (one in a very unusual dull shade with RACQ notice on the reverse), & with 88½mm Footnote #P68(1) in a brighter shade, and on Flimsy Stock #P68(2), unused, Cat $420+.
1924-37 KGV Sideface 1½d with 88½mm Footnote on Flimsy Stock ACSC #P68(2), unused, Cat $300.
C of A - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards (PTPO)
Selection comprising Star with 'POSTAGE' 1d green for Silver Star Starch, KGV Oval 1d for NSW Registrar- General & Woodroofe's Cordials (unused, faults), QM 1d for Myer & for Accountants Students' Society, KGVI 1½d for Edible Oil Industries & Henry Jones & Co, Crowned-Circle 3d for Wallace & McGee (unused) and QEII 5d light blue for Drug Houses of Australia, Cat $1400 not including the damaged item.
1913 Kangaroo 1d red BW #PS3 on buff stock for Vacuum Oil Company at Melbourne, printed "C' at U/L, unused, Cat $250.
1914-16 KGV Sideface 1d red Die 1 ACSC #PS6 for Bacchus Marsh Milk Co at Melbourne, minor abrasion on the reverse, unused, Cat $250. Ex John Sinfield: sold at the Prestige auction of 8.11.2013 for $218.
1916-19 Star 1½d red-brown Die 3 (No Triangles) ACSC #PS17 for the NSW Registrar-General, to Corowa with Sydney machine cancel of OC31/1921, Cat $500. Superb!
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1937 1d green ACSC #PS25 1) on white for the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of SA, superb; 2) on pale yellow for Frank O'Brien Glass (NSW), addressed but otherwise unused, fault at right probably caused by the typewriter; & 3) on grey for Adelaide Co-Operative Society, superb; all unused, Cat $750.
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green Blotter Card ACSC #PS29c in blue on light blue for John Danks & Son Hardware (NSW) with 'BLOTTER' printed at upper-left, to Armidale (NSW) with Sydney slogan cancel of 28MCH/1949, minor blemish on the reverse, Cat $1000. Most attractive. Ex John Sinfield: sold at the Prestige auction of 8.11.2013 for $862. [The only Blotter Card we have seen other than from South Australia]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1d brown ACSC #PS28(2) on white for Spectacle Makers Pty Ltd (NSW) uprated with ½d Roo tied by part-machine cancel, message dated "7/10/1947", Cat $3000. Superb! Illustrated in the ACSC. [The ACSC states this is the only recorded example]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1950 2d green ACSC #PS31 for Henry Jones & Co (Tas), unused, Cat $400. Superb!
1956-65 QEII Smaller Die 4d plum ACSC #PS34 for The Brotherhood of St Laurence (Vic), small-part machine cancel, Cat $750.
C of A - Postal History
1929 (Aug 12) catalogue envelope (247x177mm) for Joseph Charles by air to Tasmania with scarce franking of Small Multiple Wmk 1/- Roo & KGV 1/4d pair plus 3d Airmail (fault) tied by Perth Krag machine cancel, 'ST HELENS/19AU29/TASMANIA' arrival b/s, folds clear of the stamps. The 1/4d is rare on domestic mail. [Sent as Printed Matter, the rate was 1d per 4oz x2 + airmail supplement of 3d per ½oz x15 = 47d for an article weighing between 7½ & 8oz. At the time, the final leg Melbourne-Launceston was by sea]
1938-49 mostly commercial covers all with 5d Ram frankings including registered, airmails including EAMS to GB x2, advertising covers, 'PB' perfin, postmarks, destinations including Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Holland (with large 'OAT' cachet) & Philippines, uses in TPNG, etc, condition variable but a very good "single-stamp" lot.