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Displaying 1 - 20 of 37 Lots in Category - Architecture
SEMI-SURFACED PALE GREEN STOCK ACSC #LC2: 'EXHIBITION BLDGS/MELB VIC' in dull blue-green, to GB with 'BUSSELTON' (WA) cds of 30MAY11 & 'GLOUCESTER/JY3/11' arrival b/s, small opening fault on the reverse, Cat $1500.
THICK WHITE ENAMELLED STOCK (BUFF INSIDE) ACSC #LC12 'COLLINS ST MELB' in bright blue, the stamp with Missing Ornament below First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', minor perf separation/reinforcement, unused, Cat $175++. [This is an ink-clogging variety, of the same nature as the KGV 1d 'CNE PENNY' Cat $10,000 and the Kangaroo 2½d Missing '1' in Fraction Cat $65,000 unused. We query why, for the sake of consistency, this variety is not properly listed and priced]
THICK WHITE ENAMELLED STOCK (BUFF INSIDE) ACSC #LC12 'COLLINS ST MELB' in bright olive, the stamp with Missing Ornament below First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', the halves stuck together, unused, Cat $175++.
'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' (vertical part-oval) - corrected inscription - in sepia-brown with No Stop after 'CARD ' on the Address Side and Grossly Misplaced Perforations plus Aberrant Perfs at Left with related creasing, unused, Cat $500. [Illustrated in the ACSC, where mistakenly identified as view #143C]
'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE' (vertical rectangle) - corrected inscription - in sepia-brown with Grossly Misplaced Perforations, unused, Cat $500. [The original inscription placed the building in Sydney!]
'CITY COURT MELBOURNE' in greenish black Die 1 Perf 12½ ACSC #LC18, unused, Cat $250.
'COLLINS ST/MELBOURNE' (vertical with trams & Town Hall) in greenish blue, Die 1 Perf 12½ ACSC #LC18, unused, Cat $200.
'MT BUFFALO VICTORIA' (chalet) in deep blue Die 2 Perf 12½ ACSC #LC22, unused, Cat $200.
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'POST OFFICE SYDNEY NSW' Bicolour with the Stamp & Text in Violet-Black & the View in Purple-Lake Die 1 Perf 10 ACSC #LC17, unused, Cat $175+.
'PUBLIC BUILDINGS BENDIGO VIC' in black Die 1 Perf 12½ ACSC #LC18, also Recut with Sky Removed in purple-black, both unused, and a late state with the Flagpole Removed in green (used), Cat $500.
'ROYAL MINT WEST PERTH' (rectangle) Die 1 Perf 12½ LC18 overprinted on the view side 'From GLOBE TIMBER MILLS COMPANY, Adelaide' & with pro forma advice within, used Adelaide to Strathalbyn. Rare advertising.
ZIG-ZAG ROULETTE - OUTWARDS (MESSAGE) PORTION ACSC #LC29: 'TOWN HALL SYDNEY' in purple-black with message in German printed within, a couple of small defects, local usage with Adelaide machine cancel of 19MAY17, Cat $400.
SURCHARGED ON HARRISON PRINTINGS ON MOTTLED GREY STOCK (OFF-WHITE WITHIN) 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/PERTH' in purple, unused, Cat $400.
MOTTLED GREY STOCK (OFF-WHITE WITHIN) PERF 10 ACSC #LC41: 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/PERTH' in bluish green, unused, Cat $200.
SURFACED GREY STOCK (OFF-WHITE/PALE GREY WITHIN) PERF 10 ACSC #LC43: 'GPO HOBART' in brown-purple, unused, Cat $300.
PROOFS IN PURPLE-BROWN PERF 10 ACSC #LC45P(1): 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/SYDNEY NSW', small fault on the address side & minor discolouration, Cat $7500. Unadopted colour.
PROOFS IN PURPLE-BROWN PERF 10 ACSC #LC45P(1): 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/SYDNEY NSW', Cat $7500. A beautiful proof but in an unadopted colour. [The new adhesive stamp was orange so, in keeping with past policy, the adopted letter card stamp & view were also in orange. The ACSC states that only three examples are recorded]
IMPERFORATE PROOFS IN ORANGE: 'GPO HOBART' on rough unsurfaced & ungummed grey-buff stock with Gothic 'Specimen' handstamp in violet across the stamp ACSC #LC45P(2)A, minor blemishes & closed spikehole on the address side, Cat $7500. [The ACSC states that only two examples have been recorded]
IMPERFORATE PROOFS IN ORANGE: 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/SYDNEY NSW' on surfaced grey stock (off-white within), light "suntanning" on the view side which does not affect the very fine appearance of the address side, Cat $7500. [The ACSC states that only three examples have been recorded]
OFF-WHITE STOCK (GREY WITHIN) PERF 10: 'GPO HOBART', CTO with 'GPO MELBOURNE/10DE20/ 2 ' cds, Cat $150.