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Displaying 1 - 20 of 142 Lots in Category - Fauna - birds




Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Other Pre-Decimals




120

*/**

A

1913-14 Engraved KGV 1d unmounted imprint strip of 4 from the base of the sheet, and 6d Kookaburra Plate No 3 Imprint strip of 4 from the top of the sheet (partly separated along the central perfs & reinforced, the first & last units are unmounted), well centred, Cat $800+. (Qty 2 strips)

400.00

$480.00




121

**

A C1

1928 International Philatelic Exhibition block of 4 miniature sheets, unmounted, Cat $1500+ for four separate sheetlets.

800.00

$1,350.00



C of A - Decimal Issues






146

**PS

A

Peel-n-Stick apparently complete boxes of 100 of Desert Birds 45c x2, Pets 45c, Wild Babies 45c & Parrots 50c, also 1978 Birds packets of PSEs.

100.00

$115.00T



C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards


228

PS

A+

1918 'THREE/HALFPENCE' Surcharges on Sideface 1d Die 1 Perf 10 ACSC LC35 'ZOO. ADELAIDE SA', CTO, Cat $250. Superb!

150.00

$115.00



C of A - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards (PTPO)


294

PS

A+

1928-30 KGV Oval 1d green ACSC #PS23 for Evangelical Lutheran Synod of SA on white & on pale buff cards, superb cds of 'BIRDWOOD' or 'ROSEDALE', Cat $400. Superb! (Qty 2)

200.00

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Price $150.00



C of A - Postal History


391

PS

B

1947 (Jan 17) usage of 7d Aerogramme to Germany uprated with Emu 5d pair, US censor label & cachet in violet, Berlin arrival b/s, front & back panels only but with the complete letter re sending of food parcels, adhesions. [Before 26.8.1947 there was no aerogramme service to Germany so full airmail rate of 1/6d was required]

150.00

$290.00



C of A - Military - World War II




425

C

B

1942 (Feb 14) airmail cover from Melbourne to a member of 2/21 Battalion with 'ARMY POSTAL SERVICE/ DELIVERY IMPRACTICABLE/...' handstamp, minor blemishes. [LCpl William James Chung was a member of "Gull" Force comprising 1131 men who were transported from Darwin by sea to defend Ambon. The Japanese landed 20,000 troops on the island & "Gull" Force was forced to surrender. 779 members died either on Ambon - including 229 who were massacred at Laha after surrendering - or after being moved to the Chinese island of Hainan]

200.00

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Price $150.00T



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History




573

C

B

1859 cover to London "per Emeu" with very scarce franking of First Roulettes 6d slate-blue SG 17 tied by 'PAID/OC18/1859/=ADELAIDE-S.A.=' cds in blue, 'LONDON-SW/ A5 /DE14/59' arrival b/s, minor soiling & wrinkling.

100.00

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Price $75.00



WESTERN AUSTRALIA










697

#*O

Mostly used on pages with 1860-64 Imperf 2d (possibly deep vermilion SG 25b) & 6d x3 all used, 1861 Intermediate Perf 1d 2d & 6d x2 & Clean-Cut Perf 6d, 1864-79 to 1/- (both shades), 'ONE PENNY' on 2d, Perf 12x14 1d, 'Half-penny' Overprint in Red & Green both shades (mint), condition rather mixed so inspection is recommended. (Qty 83)

400.00

$700.00




698

F

A

1854-55 Lithographs Imperf 4d blue SG 3a, margins good to large, void-grid cancel in red, Cat 250+. Coloured cancellations are rare on this issue.

800.00

$600.00T




699

E

A

1863 (c.) imperforate stamp-size essay for a 1d White Swan plate proof in pale violet-blue on ungummed unwatermarked paper, close even margins. Rare. [NB: all Australian swans are black]

1000.00

$1,150.00T




700

P

A

1864-79 Crown/CC 2d imperforate plate proof block of 4 in bluish green on ungummed watermarked paper from the base of the sheet, margins just touching - at lower-left - to huge. Rare. [Only a few examples are recorded, this being the only recorded block]

3500.00

$3,400.00T




701

*

(B)

1864-79 Crown/CC Perf 12 1/- bright green with 'SPECIMEN' Handstamp as SG 61s but with 'SPECIMEN' Inverted, repaired 10mm tear at right, part-o.g., Cat 225++. Believed to be the only recorded example of this error.

500.00

$400.00T




702

*

A

1876-81 Crown/CC Perf 14 6d lilac SG 75 block of 4, large-part o.g., Cat 800++.

750.00

$600.00T




703

*

A A1

1882-85 CA Perf 14 2d chrome-yellow SG 77 block of 9, exceptional centring, very lightly mounted with virtually full o.g., Cat 378++. A delightful block.

600.00

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Price $460.00T




704

P

A

1885-93 New Designs master die proof for the higher values with blank value tablet, in black on highly glazed card (91x60mm), handstamped 'AFTER/STRIKING' at U/L & '23JAN89' at 'U/R, no surface rubbing.

2500.00

$2,300.00T




705

*/**

A

1905-12 Crown/A Perf 11 3d brown with the Watermark Sideways (Reversed) BW #W28aa (SG 153var), large-part o.g., Cat $750; and punctured 'OS' Perf 12 1d rose-red with the Watermark Sideways BW #W14A marginal block of 13 (5x3, less the first two units), some creasing, unmounted. Unlisted & rare. [The ACSC states that "OS punctures are found only in the rose-red shade with watermark upright, and are very scarce"] (Qty 2 items)

300.00

$460.00




706

P

A

TELEGRAPH STAMPS: 1879 De La Rue master die proof with blank value tablet on highly surfaced card (93x61mm) with 'Dec 21 1878' h/s at U/L & 'BEFORE HARDENING' h/s at U/R, no surface rubbing.

1500.00

$1,700.00



WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postmarks


707

S

Collection on Swans extensively written up on pages by Region including 'BARRAMBIE', 'BEDFORDALE', 'BROWN HILL', 'BUCHANAN', 'COONGAN', 'EULAMINNA', 'GABANINTHA', 'GEORGINA', 'GOLDEN RIDGE', 'HAMELIN POOL', 'HANNANS', 'KULYALING', 'KURNALPI', oval 'POST OFFICE/MARBLE BAR' x3 on 3d block of 9, oval 'POST & TELEGRAPH OFFICE/MURRIN MURRIN', undated 'POST OFFICE/NANGEENAN', 'PALACE HOTEL', 'ROEBUCK BAY', 'SMITHS MILL', 'STAKE WELL', 'THE GRANITES', 'TURKEY CREEK', 'WANNAMAL', 'WARRAWOONA' x2, 'WESTBROOK', 'WOOLGAR' x2, etc, also Savings Bank types from Broome Hill, Greenough, Kojonup, Moora (violet), Pingelly, Waroona, Yalgoo, etc, plus a few TPOs, Letter & Numeral cancels, quality of the strikes is variable but many are fine to very fine. (Qty 100s)

2000.00

$3,400.00T




708

S

A B2

Anaconda: 'ANACONDA/OC7/03/W.A' 21mm cds bold, slightly smudged strike on 2d Swan. PO 18.08.1903; renamed Eulaminna 15.10.1906. PMI records type but gives no dates of usage. [Copper mining]

150.00

$190.00T




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