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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA




29

**V

A

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)

400.00

$480.00






30

**V

A

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)

240.00

$260.00



C of A - Other Pre-Decimals


141

F

A/B

1963-65 Navigators 1 Bass Cream Paper block of 30 (10x3) from top of the sheet with margins on three sides, some minor toning, Sydney cds but full o.g. By far the largest used multiple we have seen. Presumably a bulk payment of postage due & a previously unappreciated rarity. [An unaddessed cover with 2 block of 8 also apparently used for payment of postage due or Business Reply Post fees sold at our last auction for $34,220]

800.00

$725.00T




142

**

A B1

1963-65 Navigators 2 King block of 10 (5x2), unmounted, Cat $1000+ for singles.

400.00

$360.00



C of A - Decimal Issues


169

**

A

1966-71 Navigators $1 Flinders Perf 14x14 ACSC #464 (SG 401c) block of 30 (10x3 from the top of the sheet), variable centring as usual, unmounted, Cat $2400+ (2550+). The largest multiple we have seen for many years.

750.00

$650.00




170

**

A B1

1966-71 Navigators $1 Flinders Perf 14x14 SG 401c Plate Number '3' block of 20 (10x2) from the top of the sheet ACSC #464z, well centred, unmounted, Cat $1680++ (1700++) for singles.

750.00

$750.00




171

**

A B1

1966-71 Navigators $1 Flinders Perf 14x14 SG 401c Plate Number '3' block of 20 (10x2) from the base of the sheet ACSC #464za, well centred, unmounted, Cat $1680++ (1700++) for singles.

750.00

$800.00



C of A - Postal Stationery - Letter Cards


229

PS

A+

1920 2d Orange on Off-White Stock Perf 10 ACSC #LC45 'ON THE MURRAY/S AUSTRALIA' (paddlesteamer) with printed advice within for William Adams & Co (Sydney), unused, Cat $500. Superb!

300.00

$230.00



C of A - First Day Covers








346

C/CL

A/B

Bundle of 1960s & early-1970s issues many unusually with pairs &/or blocks of 4 including 1963-64 Navigators, 1964-65 Birds & 1966 Decimals, etc, also 1970 Captain Cook Bicentennial two sets of long covers with strip & 30c tied by the twelve different pictorial cds, some light soiling but all the better ones are unaddressed. (Qty 80 approx)

400.00

$575.00



C of A - Postal History


396

=

B/C

1964 large parcel piece (156x215mm) with remarkable franking of Arms 1 block of 6 (a rare multiple even off-cover) and Navigators 10/- strips of 3 & 5 tied by 'FREMANTLE/24AP64/WEST-AUST' cds, damaged in transit with 'FOUND/OPEN/IMPERFECTLY SEALED' label & 'Repaired by/Postal/Department' "sticky" tape.

500.00

$460.00




869

C/L

Accumulation of Australia & World including NSW Wedderburn Weir & 'Umberumberka Weir, Broken Hill' real photos, 'Numurkah Weir' (Victoria), Tweed Heads/Coolangatta x6 attractively framed, Military with Punch Cartoon's "New Rake's Progress" fine set of 12 in battered envelope plus four more nicely framed, smutty Humour, a few Nudes, Greetings, also Advertising with ephemera including ship & travel brochures, Daily Graphics "Special War Cartoons" booklets #2 3 4 & 5, 1964 Newsweek magazine featuring Warren Commission report on the JFK Assasination,etc, condition mostly fine. Weighs 10kg. (Qty 200+)

300.00

$360.00




881

C

A+

GREAT BRITAIN: c.1912 'Woven in Silk/RMS Carpathia', unused. Superb! [Carpathia rescued 705 passengers from the Titanic. On 15.7.1918, Carpathia was sunk by a German U-Boat]

250.00

$190.00



FRENCH COMMUNITY


997

CL

A-

NEW CALEDONIA: 1943 airmail to USA with Admirals 5fr, Kagu Bird 2fr50 blue & 20fr green + Airmails 50fr black, censored locally and on arrival, couple of light folds not affecting stamps. Remarkable usage of top values from both the Airmails and Kagu series on the one item. [The rate was 4fr second weight-step (up to 40g) plus 10fr50 per 5g airmail surcharge x7 for carriage by US military plane via Hawaii]

400.00

$300.00



GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS


1009

CL

1953 registered airmail to Australia with KGVI 1d 3d 1/- & 2/6d tied 'POST OFFICE/FANNING ISLAND' cds per PanAm with Honolulu transit and Sydney arrival b/s, central fold not affecting stamps. Scarce commercial usage of the 2/6d.

300.00

No longer available


1010

CL

1963 registered airmail to England with scarce franking of QEII Pictorials 2/- Yacht & 5/- Badge paying 3/3d per oz airmail rate x2 + 6d registration fee, per ANA to Melbourne then per Qantas with London arrival b/s, couple of minor blemishes.

200.00

No longer available

NAURU


1131

C

A-

1930 (c.) philatelic cover to NSW with Rough Paper 1d green x3 cancelled with two superb strikes of the very scarce 'SS NAURU CHIEF' handstamp.

250.00

No longer available

The Gallipoli Fiasco






1232

C

A/B

HOSPITAL SHIPS - USS 'MAHENO': PPCs with 'NZ Expeditionary Forces/No HOSPITAL SHIP' d/s of 19JUL1915 from Adelaide, 5AUG1915 from Colombo & 17AUG1915 from Suez; also Ceylon PPC from the second voyage with rare 'ON ACTIVE SERVICE/NZ HOSPITAL SHIP/MAHENO' in violet (unrecorded by John Firebrace) & 'PASSED BY CENSOR' h/s in rosine; finally a Stanley Newcomb & Co PPC of the Maheno used New Zealand to Great Britain. [The appalling casualties at Gallipoli inspired the NZ public to raise funds to equip the Maheno as a hospital ship. She departed Wellington on 11.7.1915, made straight to Gallipoli, and spent two months ferrying the wounded to Mudros & Malta] (Qty 5)

300.00

$270.00










1233

C/L

A/B

HOSPITAL SHIPS SS 'MARAMA': PPCs with double-framed 'ON ACTIVE SERVICE/NZ Hospital Ship/MARAMA' h/s in rosine from Adelaide (undated), Aden (dated "At Sea 3.1.16") & Malta (dated "26th Feb 1916") with ship-board 'PASSED BY CENSOR...' h/s in black or rosine (the last), and from the second return voyage from England with the cachet in black & British Base Army PO cds of 16MY16, each also with shipboard 'PASSED BY CENSOR...' h/s in black x3 or rosine; finally contemporary photographs PPC-size & 295x194mm of the Marama. ["Marama", a larger vessel than "Maheno", first departed Wellington 5.12.1915 for Egypt via Adelaide (arrived 16.12.1915), Colombo & Aden (arrived 4.1.1916)] (Qty 6 items)

300.00

$320.00



PITCAIRN ISLANDS




















1266

C

New Zealand Postal Agency period group all with 'PITCAIRN ISLAND/NZ POSTAL AGENCY' cds including 1935 Mt Cook on Shaw Savill Line cover to USA and 1d on 'Long Boat' illustrated envelope, 1937 ANZAC 1d printed matter to USA, Coronation set cover plus uncancelled 6d with d/s on 'R' label, 1939 KGVI 1d to NZ with letter enclosed plus another with 1d commercially used to USA, 1940 Centennials d and 1d tied '14OC40' on cover endorsed "Last Day NZ PA", etc, also unauthorised use of Australia KGV 2d on 1d to London, condition mixed but mostly fine. (Qty 15)

300.00

$360.00
























1267

C

Commemorative covers all with 'PITCAIRN ISLAND/NZ POSTAL AGENCY' cds comprising 'Mutineers' illustrated envelope featuring Bligh & Christian signed "Andrew C Young", 'Long Boat' illustrated envelope from Alta Christian, 1937 'Mailed at Pitcairn Island' cover with 1d Coronation (toned) signed "Richard E Christian", 1940 with large 'HMS Bounty' cachet, plus PITC illustrated covers x16 with 'Radio Communication' cachet including signed "Richard E Christian" x3, "Andrew C Young" x4 or "Granville P Lindley", condition mixed but many fine. (Qty 20)

300.00

$230.00




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