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Displaying 1 - 20 of 40 Lots in Category - Revenues
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
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.
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
1961 folder for payment of radio & TV licences with various adhesives to 5/- x3 including Flowers 1/6d block of 6.
C of A - Postal History
1934 KGV ½d large stationery envelope (245x165mm) STO for McMillan & Co, London sent to Victoria with Australia-London Customs Duty 'ONE/CENT' on ½d red & brown overprint pair on face tied 'CANCELLED' cachet, plus Royal Institute of International Affairs cover with 'TWO/CENTS' on 1d gold & blue and un-overprinted ¼d 'mixed franking', 1935 with 'THREE/CENTS' on 2d green & orange and 1937 with 1d gold & blue all similarly tied on face of large covers, a few minor blemishes. Apparently stamps overprinted in US currency were surplus to requirements and were sent back to London to be used up there.
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AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General
Modest collection in quality stockbook, noted Queensland Charity duo, lots of Revenues, condition variable.
NEW SOUTH WALES
Accumulation in stockbook from Sydney Views including 1d pair (cut-into at top) and 2d (creased) with numeral '100' of Baraba (RRR), Laureates 2d superb marginal single with numeral '66' and pair with numeral '57' of Raymond Terrace (RR), range of imperf Diadems to 1/- noted a few Moreton Bay cancels, then quantity later issues noted postally-used Stamp Duty 'TWO PENCE' on 1d brown pair, also surcharges and official overprints, some mint including 'NINEPENCE' on 10d block of 11, a few imprints & 'SPECIMEN' overprints including Stamp Duty 10/-, Postage Dues, Revenues noted 1870s 5/- used, apparently unchecked for perf & wmk varieties, plenty postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
REVENUES: Stamp Duty 1880 9d die proof in black on highly glazed card (93x61mm), '16JUN80' h/s in blue at U/L & 'AFTER HARDENING' h/s at U/R.
REVENUES: Metropolitan Hospitals Contribution Fund Contributor's Book with MHCF 1/- red x7, 2/- blue x34 and bisected 6/- purple x6 all tied by pencil cancels, 'FA PARLE MPS PHC/CAMPSIE/DISPENSING CHEMIST' oval cachets in violet on face, some discolouration from rusty staples and a few of the adhesives are faulty.
REVENUES: Stamp Duty 1867-72 1d lilac/blued paper U/L corner block of 9, the upper units with marginal 'WALES' Watermark, part-imprint '...per Sheet of 63' at left, virtually full o.g. with six units unmounted. Superb!
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History
POSTMARKS: 1880s Electric Telegraph Office cancels on Postage 6d violet including multiples, includes 'ELEC TEL DEPT/SYDNEY NSW', 'ET DEPT/CHECK BRANCH', 'ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH OFFICE/PARRAMATTA' etc, strikes rather mixed but a very scarce group.
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Accumulation in stockbook from Chalons with a few imperfs then range of perforated including Small Star 1d *, Q/Crown 6d *, Large Chalon 10/- * and £1 *, also 'SPECIMEN' overprints on 4d, 6d, 5/- pink and Large Chalon 2/6d & 5/- plus used to 2/-, quantity of Sidefaces with many numeral cancels, datestamps including TPOs and other postmark interest noted 'OFFICIALLY R[EGISTERED]/SYDNEY/4d MORE T[O PAY]' on 2d, a few multiples and also some mint, Revenues with Stamp Duty to £1 and Impressed Duty to £6 including some KEVII issues, apparently unchecked for perf & wmk varieties, condition mixed but many fine.
1871-91 Perforated by the Post Office Perf 11½ 1/- vermilion horizontal strip of 4 Imperf Between the Second & Third Units SG 140a, light fiscal cancels, unpriced by Gibbons. Rare: only two other examples recorded.
REVENUES - IMPRESSED STAMP DUTY: 1877 original artwork for the 10/- & £5 Platypus designs in pencil on yellow tracing paper (88x114mm) numbered "9" or "11" in red at upper-right & both with '22 MAR 77' h/s at upper-central. Unique! Ex De La Rue Archives.
Miscelleny including some Classics & an array of Postage Dues, 1900 No 'POSTAGE' ½d mint blocks of 24 & 28, nice range of Commonwealth Period mint blocks to 4d (**), some postmark interest, also an array of Revenues including some on receipts, lovely Jolley Federation PPC to Greece, etc, condition variable.
Accumulation in stockbook with Imperfs including Half-Lengths very fine 1d, 1/- Octagonal pair (top unit cut into slightly), Emblems, etc, '8d' on 9d with Misplaced Overprint, then later issues in quantity noted Double Perfs on 1d brown x2 and 4d olive, also some mint including 'Reprint' overprints, Revenues to £10 including postally-used to 5/-, plenty of postmark interest with lots of numerals and quite a few TPOs, apparently unchecked for perfs & wmks, condition mixed but many fine.
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown 3d violet as SG 221 but the 1891 reprint on Wmk '33' paper, small gum adhesions on the face, large-part o.g. [The genuine stamp catalogues £2000. The reprint without 'Reprint' overprint is scarce]
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown 6d 1/- & '½d/HALF' on 1d all with large-part o.g. plus 5/- with the Watermark Upright regummed, Cat £1450+ (the 5/- with Wmk Upright is not priced).
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown £5 black & yellow-green as SG 230 with large 'REPRINT' Overprint in Red, exceptional centring, no gum.
1884-96 Large Stamp Duty Typo Wmk '19' Perf 13 1d brown, 6d ultramarine, 1/- blue/yellow & 5/- claret/yellow, and Perf 12½ 3/- drab, 3/- olive-drab, 4/- red-orange & 5/- rosine, large-part o.g., Cat £1350.
1884-96 Large Stamp Duty Typo Wmk '19' 3/- maroon/blue SG 259, well centred, large-part o.g., Cat £900. Very scarce. BPA Certificate (2014).
1884-96 Large Stamp Duty Typo 4/- orange x7 (two pairs and a strip of three), 5/- red pair & 10/- green x2 all with 'ENGLISH MAIL TPO/+' duplex cancels, also 5/- claret/yellow (rounded corner) with two part-strikes of 'RMSS HOBSONS BAY' duplex.