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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Extensive collection predominantly used with Kangaroos 1st Wmk to 5/- (CTO), 2nd Wmk to 2/- plus 5/- 'OS', 3rd Wmk to 10/- plus £1 grey and £1 brown & blue 'SPECIMEN' overprint *, SM Wmk to 5/- (uneven perfs), CofA Wmk to £2 (couple of shortish perfs), range of 'OS' punctures including 1st Wmk 'Small OS' 3d, 4d, 6d (tone spot), 9d & 1/- *, KGV Heads complete with 4½d Die II and 'OS' overprints plus extra shades, 'OS' punctures, etc, then reasonably complete to 1965 with Kookaburra 6d Engraved, KGV Commemoratives including 5/- Bridge CTO plus 'OS' punctures * & used, 'OS' overprints including Kingsford Smith duo CTO, Robes Thick Paper & Thin Paper and Navigators (ex £2), condition mixed but many fine.
Predominantly used array on Seven Seas pages plus 64-page stockbook with Kangaroos to 10/-, KGV Heads, lots of Pre-Decimal Commemoratives noted 9d Macarthur, 1/- ANZAC & £1 Navigator blocks of 4 commercially used, some Postage Dues, 'OS' overprints, BCOF including 1/- Lyrebird blocks of 8 & 10 with 'ARMY PO' cancels, also Decimals to 1980s, plus some Colonies noted South Australia with range of 'OS' overprints, etc, potential postmark interest, condition variable but many fine. Weighs 18kg.
Used collection on expensive Schaubek hingeless pages with Kangaroos 1st Wmk to 5/- (CTO; tone spots), 2nd Wmk to 2/-, 3rd Wmk to 5/-, SM Wmk to 5/- (punctured 'OS', CTO), CofA Wmk to 10/- (blemishes), KGV Heads & Commemoratives including Kookaburra M/S with Exhibition cds in red (gum discoloured), Kingsford Smith 'OS' overprint duo CTO and 5/- Bridge CTO, then apparently complete to 1978 plus a few booklet panes, 'OS' overprints and Postage Dues, condition variable but many fine.
Predominantly mint pre-decimals with a few Kangaroos & KGV Heads then quantity of KGV Commems, KGVI and QEII issues including 3d Kooka M/S (folded), 3d Bridge plate blocks set, KGVI 3d blue Die II imprint block, Robes £1 Thick Paper & Thin Paper, Arms 5/- & 10/- imprint blocks, also Arms 'SPECIMEN' overprints set and 2/3d Cable block of 4 including Broken Cable variety all unmounted, some used throughout plus a few Decimals, condition mixed but mostly fine. Weighs 10kg.
Huge used accumulation in stockbooks hundreds of Hagners from Kangaroos & KGV Heads, some blocks of 4 and larger multiples, Pre-Decimal Commemoratives in quantity including 9d Macarthur, 1/- Centenary, 1/- ANZAC, 10/- Robes, etc, noted 10/- Arms x100+, modern Decimals including International Post, some M/Ss and sheetlets, a few Postage Dues & Revenues, some Territories, a bit of mint scattered throughout, great opportunity for packet-maker/reseller, condition variable but many fine. Weighs 65kg.
Mint collection in Seven Seas hingless pages reasonably complete from 1914 (ex Kangaroos, KGV Heads and 5/- Bridge) including Kookaburra 6d Engraved ** and 3d M/S *, 1/- Lyrebird 'OS' overprint **, Robes £1 Thin Paper **, Arms 'SPECIMEN' overprint set **, Navigators set of 8 ** (couple of blemishes), 'BCOF' overprint set **, etc, also empty Decimals pages to 1984, condition generally fine.
Used accumulation from Colonies/States noted NSW Consumptive Homes pair * (toned), Kangaroos & KGV Heads including a few *, Pre-Decimals with some imprint blocks, part-sheets, etc, noted Airmail 3d punctured 'OS' plate '4' pair ** (light gum bends), plus quantity loose in envelopes including a few Revenues, postmark interest, condition variable. Weighs 6kgs.
SPECIMEN FOLDERS: c.1932 brown/grey folder with 65 stamps comprising Engraved 1d & 6d, Kangaroos to 5/- plus punctured 'OS' to 10/- & CofA 'SPECIMEN' set (10/- rounded corner), KGV to 1/4d including 4½d Die II plus punctured 'OS' to 1/4d, Commemoratives to 5/- Bridge (tonespot) plus 'OS' punctures & overprints including Kingsford Smith duo, all to 5/- CTO and all with full unmounted o.g. With the original plain envelope.
SPECIMEN FOLDERS: 1963-65 Navigators 7/6d to £2 - all but the 10/- are marginal & scarce thus - overprinted 'SPECIMEN', plus 4/- & 5/-, other lower values & AAT set all CTO in Specimen folder with black/green cover & printer's imprint C.11841/63 on the reverse. [The Cocos Islands set has been removed]
(Qty 29 + folder)
SPECIMEN FOLDERS: 1968 with Decimal Navigators 75c to $4 overprinted 'SPECIMEN', plus lower values all CTO in Specimen folder with black/buff cover & printer's imprint 'C.2651/68' x2; on undated black/yellow card x2; and a loose set.
(Qty 5 sets)
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Mint selection including 1st Wmk ½d to 1/- (5d creased), SM Wmk 1/- imprint pair and 10/- marginal example, CofA Wmk 10/- and 'SPECIMEN' overprints 10/-, £1 and £2, etc, condition generally fine.
C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark
'SPECIMEN' OVERPRINTS: £1 grey Type C normal, with Hooked 'C' & with Shaved 'P' BW #53xb xd & xf, lightly mounted, Cat $2375.
- £2 black & crimson Type B BW #56x with Short Spencer Gulf #56(D)j, Cat $600+.
C of A KANGAROOS - Small Multiple Watermark
'SPECIMEN' OVERPRINTS: £2 with Short Spencer Gulf ACSC #57x(D)j, very lightly mounted, Cat $900 plus premium for the variety.
- £2 with Frame Break below 'N' of 'POUNDS' ACSC #57x(D)o, Cat $900 plus premium for the variety.
- £2 with "Weeping Kangaroo" ACSC #57x(V)L, Cat $900 plus premium for the variety.
- £2 with White Collar on Kangaroo ACSC #57x(V)r, lightly mounted, Cat $900 plus premium for the variety.
C of A KANGAROOS - CofA Watermark
6d overprinted 'OS' corner block of 8 (4x2) CTO; 9d Ash Imprint block of 4 ACSC #29zc (gumside problems); & £2 fine used; Cat $2000+.
(Qty 3 items)
No longer available
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
1928-36 imprint blocks of 4 punctured 'OS' 3d Air Type A & 1½d Swan, overprinted 'OS' Large Lyre 1/- and Bridge 2d & 3d, also 6d Air strip of 3, unmounted, Cat $2800 approximately.
(Qty 6 items)
1931 Kingsford Smith 2d red & 3d blue overprinted 'OS', well centred, unmounted, Cat $1175. Chris Ceremuga Certificate (2009) for the 3d.