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Displaying 1 - 20 of 43 Lots in Category - Ship Mail




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

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NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History




513

C

C

1836 part-outer (front & back panels) to Ireland with 'POST PAID SHIP LTR/28JY28/1836/SYDNEY' d/s unusually in black, boxed 'INDIA LETTER/PORTSMOUTH' plus Dublin (?) ' 4M /29NO29/1836' b/s in red, very fine 'DROGHEDA/ PENNY POST' h/s on arrival, various rate endorsements, vertical fold & a bit soiled. Scarce destination.

150.00

$115.00






515

C

C

1846 (Aug 19) part-entire to Ireland "Per Margaret" with fine strikes of the boxed 'PARRAMATTA/POST PAID' h/s in red & oval 'PARRAMATTA' b/s in blue, 'POST PAID SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY' d/s on the face, British b/s of 20DE20/1846 in red plus Dublin (?) transit of DE22/1846 & 'COTTENHILL' arrival b/s in blue, a few faults.

150.00

No longer available




519

C

B

1900 (Feb 7) Boer War cover with straight-line 'SS EURYALUS' ship's cachet & endorsed "2nd Vict Contingent/Wray Chaplain/for Col Price CC", to Sydney with CofGH 1d tied by Cape Town squared-circle, Sydney arrival b/s of MR2/00, opened a bit roughly with small repair at upper-right. Rare.

500.00

No longer available

QUEENSLAND - Postal History


538

CL

B

1865 (Jan 10) cover to London with extremely rare franking of No Wmk 6d yellow-green SG 27 block of 4 (one unit defective) tied by 'QL'-in-Rays cancels, 'SHIP-LETTER/=BRISBANE=' cds overstruck with London arrival of MR23/65, three vertical folds clear of the stamps & minor soiling.

750.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History




572

C

A

1859 cover to Scotland "p Salsette/via Marseilles" with rare franking of Adelaide Printings 6d slate-blue SG 10 two singles (the first with margins just clear to large, the other with margins at places; Cat 400+ on cover) tied by dumb cancels unusually in blue, 'PAID/AU17/1859/=ADELAIDE- S.A.=' cds in blue & 'U M/EDINBURGH/OC9/59' arrival b/s. A very scarce double-rate franking. Ex Michael Blake. RPSofV Certificate (2014).

750.00

$550.00






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

No longer available

VICTORIA


647

O

A/A-

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. (Qty 12)

200.00

No longer available

VICTORIA - Postal History


692

C

A

1909 PPC to Breslau (Poland) with d Bantam & 1d pink incorrectly routed across USA then with 'TRANSATLANTIC POST OFFICE/MY26/09/ 4' cds and 'MISSENT' cachet alongside. [These markings were used on board the White Star Liner 'Oceanic' carrying mail between New York & Southampton from 1908 to the end of the service in 1914]

200.00

$360.00



CHRISTMAS ISLAND - Postal History




974

C

A

1906 (Aug 2) Scottish PPC to "Mr W Russ Darling/Christmas Island/Via Singapore" with 1d tied by superb 'LARGS RSO AYRSHIRE/=+=' cds, superb 'PENANG TO SINGAPORE' marine sorter cds & largely very fine 28mm 'CHRISTMAS ISLAND/SE12/06' arrival cds both on the address side. Ex Derek Clayton. [One of the finest cards from the Darling Correspondence]

600.00

$625.00T








979

CPS

A/A-

1952-58 Singapore Agency philatelic covers 1) 25c Air Letter with 26mm cds; 2) with printed 'Christmas Greetings/via/Christmas Island' to USA with Boats 2c x4; 3) registered to Australia with KGVI 50c & Malayan-pattern 'Christmas Island' registration label; & 4) to USA with boxed 'TSS ISLANDER' h/s & Australian stamps cancelled at Christmas Island. (Qty 4)

300.00

$480.00T








980

C

A/B

1959-64 Australian Postal Agency Malayan Currency commercial covers with #2 cds 1) airmail to Germany with QEII 5c 20c & 50c; 2) usage of 30c Registration Envelope to Singapore from a child on the island; 3) c.1963 to Singapore with Pictorials 10c, central fold; and 4) 1964 with printed 'MS HERMION' to WA with Pictorials 2c & 8c. (Qty 4)

400.00

$420.00T



ETHIOPIA




988

C

A

1905 Michel (Harrar) PPC ('Sur la route de Guildessa') to Austria with scarce combination franking of Ethiopia '10' on g red pair tied by '.../ADDIS ABEBA' cds & French Somali Coast 10c tied by '.../DJIBOUTI' cds, octagonal 'LA REUNION A MARSEILLE 1o' d/s, on arrival at Troppau readdressed to 'GRAZ' (barred arrival d/s), guarantee signature "Scheller" of Pascal Scheller at L/R.

850.00

No longer available

GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS


1008

C

B

1930 (c.) philatelic cover to NSW with KGV 2d x3 & superb strike of the very scarce 'SS NAURU CHIEF' handstamp, light spotting.

200.00

No longer available

INDIA




1100

C

(B)

1870 French entire to France "via Bombay & Suez" with 8p x2 & 4a green tied by private 'Stamped' cachet in blue, superb 'PD/10/SEP/70/CALCUTTA' b/s in red, French 'POS AN V SUEZ/7/OCT/70/P AN A MARS' marine sorter in red & boxed 'PD' h/s in black, minor edge faults & internally reinforced with archival tape.

200.00

No longer available

MALTA




1127

C

A

1944 cover to GB with 'PRINCE OF WALES ROAD/SLIEMA MALTA' cds & 'SLIEMA' registration label, 'OPENED BY/EXAMINER' label LTM#L7D & small 'DD 1020' h/s LTM#H5A plus 40mm triple-circle 'PASSED FOR DESPATCH/ [crown]/INITIAL.../OFFICIAL MAIL' cachet (rated 10: stated only 3 examples recorded).

150.00

$115.00



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

NEW ZEALAND - Postal History




1169

C

A-/B

1945 VJ Day/Tokyo Bay stampless commercial covers with various HMNZS "Gambia" cachets, to Auckland x2 (one by air) or Invercargill. (Qty 3)

200.00

No longer available

Embarkation Camps




1182

C

B

TAUHERENIKAU (1): 1916 Salvation Army Institute PPC & 1917 United Institute cover with the two different Camp PO cds (Wooders rated 6); and 1915 real photo PPC of platoon & tents, convoy usage with very fine boxed '.../AUG 23 1915/EXPEDITIONARY FORCE/SIXTH REINFORCEMENTS' d/s in violet, minor corner creases. PO 12.7.1915; closed 5.12.2018. (Qty 3)

250.00

$190.00



The Troopships


1185

C

A-

MAIN BODY & FIRST REINFORCEMENT: White Star cover with company's flag on the flap, to Timaru with largely very fine strike of the generic boxed 'NZ MILITARY POST OFFICE/OCT 15 1914/EXPEDITIONARY FORCE' d/s in violet & Wellington cds of the same date. The ERD for this pattern, of which identical datestamps were allocated to the first eight ships assembled at Wellington. Rare usage on the day the convoy departed Wellington.

250.00

$190.00




1186

C

B

MAIN BODY & FIRST REINFORCEMENT: 1914 Polynesia PPC with boxed 'NZ MILITARY POST OFFICE/------1914/EXPEDITIONARY FORCE' d/s in violet (the date apparently omitted but it may not have been properly set) & Wellington machine cancel of 15OC-1914, corner fault & light bend. Another rare departure day usage. [The message states "...I suppose you have heard that we are away again...my horse was lame & I had to come through in train...We got to work this morning & put the horses aboard...We left the wharf about 4 oclock. We think we sail tomorrow night"]

250.00

$190.00




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