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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

NEW HEBRIDES










1147

O=C

Commercial covers to Australia including 1909 French Issue 10c pair with 'NEW HEBRIDES/VILA' cds in blue, then 1936-40 batch with various Paquebot markings mostly of Sydney & three with 'NEW HEBRIDES/ INTER-ISLAND' cds, plus a packet of loose stamps & pieces from similar covers. From a family correspondence, never before on the market. (Qty 27 covers)

1000.00

$850.00



NEW ZEALAND
















1156

**/O

1980s-2000s accumulation in stockbooks with M/S, sheetlets, etc (stated FV$500+), also Yearbooks 1984-97 and box of booklets (stated FV $500+), plus Australia ** same period including M/Ss, sheetlets & booklets (stated FV$400+). Weighs 14kg. (Qty 100s)

600.00

$650.00



The Gallipoli Fiasco












1218

C

A/B

1915 (June-Oct) Field Service Post Cards with Crown - British - x2 & without Crown - printed in Egypt - x4 (one to NSW), plain envelope and Active Service envelope (to GB), also a Greek PPC from a soldier recuperating on Lemnos, with various NZ Forces cds & British-pattern Censor cachets. [Each soldier was issued two Field Service postcards each week. These were generic multi-response cards, useless for writing letters, & if any additional information was added the cards were to be destroyed] (Qty 9)

400.00

$300.00




1223

C

(B)

SHORTAGE OF WRITING MATERIALS: Usage of a piece of rough cardboard apparently cut from an ammunition box with message headed "Galipolli/ 4-7-15" [sic], 'AUST INF BDE FIELD PO/8JL15' cds & Censor #2211 cachet in purple, 'DEVONPORT' machine arrival b/s of 28AU-1915, reinforced vertical fold.

500.00

No longer available

NORFOLK ISLAND


1243

C

B

1927 philatelic cover to GB with Australian KGV 4d violet tied by untidy 'NORFOLK ISLAND/AUSTRALIA' cds, sent via NZ with 'IRREGULARLY POSTED' h/s in red & Auckland registration label, light soiling.

250.00

No longer available


1244

C

B

1947 (Aug 26) overpaid but apparently commercial airmail cover to Hawaii with scarce franking of Ball Bay 9d pair tied by 'NORFOLK ISLAND/AUST' cds, minor blemishes. [The rate to USA was 1/6d but to Hawaii it was only 1/-]

150.00

$115.00T




1245

C

A-

1956 (July) scarce Map PPC with 'Norfolk Island Centenary/1856-1956' h/s in blue, by air to GB with Ball Bay 1/- & chatty message that states "...the people from Pitcairn Island have just celebrated 100 years of settlement here".

250.00

$250.00T




1246

C

A

1959 (Nov 20) overpaid but apparently commercial airmail cover registered to Canada with rare franking of Ball Bay White Paper 3d emerald & 2/- deep blue x2, 'GPO SYDNEY/AIR' & 'VANCOUVER AMF' transits & Toronto arrival b/s. [FDCs are common but both stamps are very rare on commercial mail. The rate was 2/3d airmail to Europe but only 2/- to Canada + 2/- registration]

300.00

$380.00T



PAPUA - 1901-1942 The BNG & Papua Stamps Period














1247

*O

1901-10 Issues in expensive Lighthouse album mostly mint with BNG Wmk Horizontal including 2d x9, 4d x3, 6d x7 & 1/-, Wmk Vertical including 2d Thin Paper x2, 4d x5, 6d x5 & 1/- x3; Large 'Papua' Overprints Wmk Horizontal 6d x4, 1/- x4 & 2/6d x6 (two without gum); Small 'Papua' Overprints Wmk Horizontal 2/6d x5, Wmk Vertical d marginal block of 6, 4d x4, 6d x2, 1/- x3 & 2/6d x2; Large 'PAPUA' 2/6d Type A x12; Small 'PAPUA' Wmk Upright Perf 11 1/- x6 and Perf 12 2d SG 56, 2d SG 56a (toned) & 1/-, Wmk Sideways Perf 11 1/- and Perf 12 d SG 66a x2; 1910 Large 'PAPUA' 2/6d Type B SG 82 x15 & 2/6d Type C SG 83 x16; plus used including BNG to 1/- x2, Small 'Papua' to 2/6d x3, Small 'PAPUA' to 1/- x2, Large 'PAPUA' 1/- x2, 2/6d Type B x2 & 2/6d Type C x5, then a useful range of 'OS' punctures including Large 'PAPUA' 6d mint block of 4 (toned) & 2/6d Type B x3 & 2/6d Type C; many with Watermark Inverted, condition variable but most are fine to very fine &/or of very fine facial appearance, STC 19,000+ (2015). Ex Dr Michael Ryan. This & the collection lots that follow represent exceptional opportunities for research and/or resale. (Qty 1000 approx)

6000.00

$7,250.00














1248

*O

1911-17 Monocolours on Hagners with a heavily duplicated array mint to 2/6d x9 & Perf 14 1d x15 and used to 2/6d x4 plus punctured 'OS' to 1/-, then 'ONE PENNY' Surcharges including 1d on 6d 'CA' Monogram pair & 1d on 2/6d block of 4, generally fine to very fine, STC 2500+ (2015). Ex Dr Michael Ryan. (Qty 480 approx)

500.00

$500.00
















1249

*O

1916-32 Bicolours extensive duplicated collection on Hagners with an array of shades to 2/6d mint x27 & used x9, 5/- mint x16 & used x8 and 10/- mint x13 & used x15, also 'AIR MAIL' 3d SG 113 used x2, Aeroplane Overprint 1/- with Deep Carmine Overprint mint x4 (all toned), Surcharges, 1932 values with used 9d x2 & 1/3d x2, 'OS' Punctures mint including 1d block of 4, 2d x2, 6d x5 including a corner block of 4 & 1/- x3, and 'OS' Overprints mint with 9d x5, 1/3d x5 & 2/6d x3, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine &/or of very fine appearance, STC 15,000+ (2015). Ex Dr Michael Ryan. (Qty 1000+)

5000.00

$4,400.00






























1250

C/CL

1929-30 'AIR MAIL' Overprints duplicated array on mostly philatelic covers but with a few commercial items noted, the stamps identified as including Harrison Printing SG 113 x63! (Cat 4725 as single stamps) & with plate positions noted, a few flown from Australia or USA to Port Moresby with Papuan 3d added for air connection to New Guinea, & one registered from 'EDIE CREEK' (NG) with Papuan 3d tied by 'POST OFFICE/WAU' cds, the condition is very mixed with many showing significant aging; plus two marvellous & very fine real photo PPCs of Ray Parer & his plane at Darwin. Ex Dr Michael Ryan. (Qty 64 covers)

1000.00

$800.00



PAPUA - 1901-1942 The BNG & Papua Stamps Period - Postal History




1251

C

B

1927 (Jan 29) commercial cover to the Northern Territory with Bicolours 1d x3 tied by 'BUNA BAY/PAPUA' cds, straight-line 'REGISTERED' h/s, Brisbane (7.3) & superb 'DARWIN NT/13AP27/AUSTRALIA' arrival b/s, minor soiling. Transit by the scenic route, taking a remarkable 46 days to arrive.

250.00

No longer available




1252

C

A-

1938 (Nov 5) Gold Mines of Papua gold bullion parcel tag to Sydney with rare and remarkable franking of Pictorials 9d Archer, 5/- Policeman (surface abrasion) & 1 Delta House tied by double-circle 'POST OFFICE/NOV/5/1938/ BWAGAOIA, PAPUA' rubber cds, red & black/white registration label below, minor blemishes. Extremely desirable & rare: the only commercial article franked with the 1 known to us. Ex Tom Frommer: sold at Mossgreen on 4.4.2017 for $2280. [The rate was 2d per 1oz letter rate x38 + 3d per oz airmail surcharge x76 + 3d registration + 2d late fee for registered articles = 1/5/9d]

2000.00

$1,500.00T








1253

C

A/B

1939-41 airmail covers 1) from Samarai x3 with complete strikes of the large 'PASSED BY CENSOR/...Asst Censor' cachets both to GB with Pictorials 6d & 1/- or Airmails 5d & 1/- (underpaid 1d but not taxed) or Declaration 3d & Coronation 5d x3 unusually also with red/white label; 2) from Port Moresby x2 with red/white 'OPENED BY CENSOR' labels, domestic airmail to Queensland with 5d Pictorial or to GB - repaired central opening tear - with Airs 3d pair & 1/-; and 3) to Tasmania with 5d Air & scarce Hobart 6 Dots censor label tied by ' 6 / PASSED/BY/CENSOR/ 1 ' cachet in red; condition variable. (Qty 6)

400.00

No longer available


1254

CL

A

1940 (Sep 14) airmail cover to Los Angeles at the 4/- Clipper rate with Pictorials 1d 1/3d & 2/6d plus 1939 Airs 2d & 3d paying 4/- rate + 3d registration, characteristic partial boxed Censor h/s, transit b/s of Townsville, Brisbane, Sydney, Honolulu & San Francisco.

300.00

No longer available
















1255

L

1943-45 Army 'MESSAGE FORM's for the Australia New Guinea Production Board (PCB) both plain language & enciphered messages, many with 'ARMY/PM---/SIGNALS' d/s or with 'PM' omitted, many with various ANGAUR cachets, one with pre-WWII 'RESIDENT MAGISTRATE/EASTERN DIVISION' d/s, condition variable. (Qty 50+)

150.00

$115.00




1256

C

A

AEROPHILATELY: 1932-39 comprising 1932 AAMC #P51 with 'REGISTERED/KOKODA, PAPUA' cachet, #P86/7 x3 including two registered one signed "O Denny" on face, 1935 RAAF Southampton Flying Boat items #P89X unlisted Port Moresby-Daru intermediate, #P89 Daru-Port Moresby intermediate signed "AE Hempel OIC" , #P90 & 90a both similarly signed plus #P90X Port Moresby-Darwin-England cover stated to be one of only four carried onwards to the UK & postcard-size photo of three "Southamptons" in flight, 1936 Melbourne Cup flight #P108 x2 one signed "Tommy O'Dea Pilot" plus #P108a carried on to England, also 1939 (Jan 15) "Guba" Port Moresby-Samarai #P141aX unlisted stated to carry "a party to Samarai, returning next morning, and also taking a small mail." (AAMC lists only a Hollandia flight; Cat $1750), fine condition, Cat $3300 + three unlisted items. (Qty 14)

750.00

$550.00T






1257

CL

B

AEROPHILATELY: 1935 (Sep 27) Port Moresby-Darwin AAMC #P90 with 2d Bird & 6d Air Mail manuscript cancelled "A11-1/Port Moresby/28-9-35/[signature]" overstruck with 'DARU/ 28SE35/PAPUA' cds, Darwin b/s of 27NO35, vertical fold & minor blemishes. An enigma. [The AAMC states Hempel departed Moresby 27/9/1935 but this cover suggests he left a day later. Why two months to reach Darwin?]

300.00

$230.00



PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Issued Stamps
















1258

*/**OV

Two stockbooks bursting at the seams with a colourful array of mostly 1960s & 1970s issues including numerous mint & CTO blocks of 4 many with imprint, also a smattering of more modern isues with values to K5, generally very fine. High thematic content. (Qty many 100s)

250.00

$360.00




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