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Displaying 781 - 800 of 820 Lots in Category - Australia, Commonwealth of




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WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postmarks






781

O

Oddments on Swans including 'MALINGA MARLEY' x3 part-strikes, oval 'POST OFFICE/MARBLE BAR' x2 on pairs, large-part 'MULLINE' & 'PRINCESS ROYAL' x5, etc. (Qty 100+)

250.00

$360.00T




782

S

A- A2-

Acton Park: 'ACTON PARK/21MR23/[WESTER]N AUSTRALIA' (ERD: Receiving Office period) light but very fine strike on KGV 1d red perf 'OS' (very late usage). Group Settlement 28. RO 1/11/1922; PO 1/7/1927; closed 15/10/1927. PMI records one example only, of 5OC23.

250.00

$190.00




783

=

A- A1-

Kalgup: 'KALGUP/6NO23/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' (ERD; Receiving Office period) slightly doubled still very fine strike on KGV 1d green (a couple of trimmed perfs). Group Settlement 27. Receiving Office 1/11/1922; PO 1/7/1927; TO 11/9/1929; closed 30/11/1934. PMI records one strike only, of 15MY31.

250.00

$300.00




784

S

A A2-

Lanark: '[L]ANARK/15AU26/WESTERN AUSTRALIA' largely very fine strike on KGV 1d red. Group Settlement 19. Receiving Office 1/7/1922; PO 1/7/1927; TO 15/7/1929; closed 1/6/1931. [An A2 strike sold for $310 at the Prestige auction of 7.2.2009]

250.00

No longer available

WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postal History






785

C

B

1880 (Jan) town letter with 1d yellow-ochre SG 70 tied by BN '8' of Fremantle, unusually with no cds, minor blemishes. [With the original letter-of-demand dated "Jan 14 80" & signed "Geo Parker" for 1200 owing for a cargo of guano (bird pooh!). [George Parker was a Fremantle solicitor between 1874 & 1881. He was on the WA Cricket Association Committee & President of Swan River Football Club.]

500.00

$380.00T




786

C

A

1894 local cover with scarce franking of Internal Revenue 2d lilac SG F12 (a very fine stamp; Cat 80 x10+ on cover) tied by Perth duplex.

250.00

$320.00T






787

C

B

1910 registered to USA with d & 5d tied by Geraldton cds, 'R'-in-oval cachet & red/white 'GERALDTON' R label (torn at L/L) alongside New York transit & Chicago arrival b/s of MAR/1/1910, couple of minor aging marks.

200.00

$160.00






788

PS

A

REGISTRATION ENVELOPES: 1900 McCorquordale Ltd linen-lined formular issue (150x98mm) Pope #REF2 to New Jersey with scarce franking of Postal Fiscals 6d cancelled with 'R'-in-oval, oval 'REGISTERED/6DEC1900/ PERTH WA' d/s in violet at U/L, New York transit b/s of 1-17/1901, unusually fine for these rare items. [Brian Pope recorded six sizes as having been supplied, but noted only five examples across three of those sizes. Margaret Hamilton's three different sizes sold at the Macray Watson auction of 30.3.1999 for $3740, $3740 & $6050 respectively. The 2002 catalogue values of $1500 to $2000 only are therefore grossly understated]

3000.00

No longer available

MISCELLANEOUS








833

*/**OC

Collections in 30+ stockbooks including Australia mint & used duplicates, some commercial covers, AAT, Canada, China Beijing 2008 collectors albums, British Commonwealth QEII pre-decimal blocks with strength in Bermuda and Bahamas, Niue QEII mint, PNG mint, USA mint & used, condition mixed. Three cartons, weighs 37kg. (Qty many 100s)

400.00

$1,300.00



LITERATURE


845

L

A/A-

Large carton of Premier/Prestige Philately public auction catalogues with the outstanding sales of Colonel Harrie Evans 'Australia', 'New Guinea & Papua' and 'Australian Colonies & Pacific Islands', Steve Bradford's 'Norfolk Island', Roger Lee's 'Postal History of Papua', Cecil Walkley's 'Zanzibar', Tim Rybak's 'New Guinea & Papua', "Ello's" 'GRI New Guinea', Bernie Manning 'Queensland Sidefaces & Large Chalons', Brian Peace's 'NSW Pre-1850 Postal History', John Bell's 'South Australia', and Tony Finlayson's 'Australia World War I' plus several Rarities Auctions, etc, some with P/R. Very heavy!

250.00

$240.00




847

L

A/B

'Philately from Australia' journal of Royal PS of Victoria Vols 1-18 (1949-68) in 6 bound volumes plus 50+ later issues.

0.00

$145.00




852

L

A/A-

AUSTRALIA: "Australian Stamp Monthly" 1930 from Vol 1 No 1 to 1939 complete in 8 bound volumes.

50.00

$85.00




853

L

A

AUSTRALIA: Carton with better titles including ACSC 'Decimals 1966-1975' & 'Postal Stationery' (2013), 'Stamps of the Commonwealth' by Rosenblum (1968, the last edition), 'Chapman Collection', 'Australian Army during WWII' etc.

100.00

$100.00










870

C

A-/B

NEW GUINEA: c.1915 Reeves & Ellis (NSW) 'Australia's Occupation of New Guinea' Series all different including 'Native prisoners brought into Rabaul from the hills', minor blemishes, unused. Very scarce & greatly sought-after. [A group of only six similar but very fine cards sold at the Prestige auction of 12.10.2012 for $1495] (Qty 9)

1000.00

$900.00T








871

C

A/A-

NEW GUINEA: c.1930s EA Hawnt (Rabaul) real photo cards mostly of gold mining operations, unused. (Qty 7)

300.00

$300.00T



NAURU




969

**

A

1924-28 Ships Shiny Paper 1d upper-left & 1d lower-right corner blocks of 4 with complete Plate Numbers '23' (reversed) or '24' (inverted & reversed) respectively, unmounted. Rare. [Plate blocks of the d 1d 2d 4d & 1/- sold at a Sydney auction in 2007 for $3341] (Qty 2 blocks)

200.00

$180.00








970

CL

A-

1935 Administration of Nauru OHMS long cover unfranked to Melbourne with 'OFFICIAL PAID/NAURU' cds, similar small cover to US with 'NAURU/23AU37/CENTRAL PACIFIC' cds, plus Freighters to 1/- on 1951 registered philatleic cover. (Qty 3)

100.00

$105.00T



NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues










977

C/CL

A/B

Handy group of mostly 1930s commercial official & philatelic covers with a few better frankings, 1935 endorsed "via Rabaul/late fee" to Victoria with Papuan d 1d & 2d tied by 'RABAUL' cds, Victoria, 1937 Rabaul Volcano flight x2, 1941 air to Qld with Lady Gowrie label on the reverse (the only example we have seen from New Guinea), 1941 censored to Hong Kong airmail to Singapore with two different postmen's h/s & 'BUY/BOMBERS' h/s, etc, a few are registered, condition variable. (Qty 18)

750.00

$575.00
















978

*/O

Collection mostly mint with a few NWPI overprints to 1/- (used), Huts with 'AIR MAIL' overprints to 5/- * and 'OS' overprints set *, Dated Birds 'AIR MAIL' overprints to 5/- *, Undated Birds set *, to 10/- used, 'AIR MAIL' overprints to 2/- plus 1 * and complete set used, Bulolos low values with 9d * and 1/- used x2, some duplication, also a little early PNG, condition generally fine. (Qty 100+)

300.00

$550.00












979

*O

A

Basic mostly mint collection on leaves with Huts 10/-, Hut Airs, Undated Birds 5/- & 10/- plus used 1, Undated Airs 1 used, superb 1935 Bulolo 2 & 5, 1939 Bulolo set, 'OS' Overprints including Undated Birds, etc, generally very fine, Cat 3000+. (Qty 118)

1500.00

$1,700.00




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