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Displaying 161 - 180 of 758 Lots in Category - Australia, Commonwealth of




Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised




2163

PS

A

'TROOPS on board/TRANSPORT' (bow of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate B (oval frame clear of bow at L/R) Recut with 'A40' Removed in grey-black, Off-White Within ACSC #LC27, unused, Cat $400. [There is now a small flaw in the frame at U/R that probably happened at the same time as the recut]

250.00

$190.00






2164

PS

A-

'TROOPS on board/TRANSPORT' (bow of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate B (oval frame clear of bow at L/R) Recut with 'A40' Removed in grey-black, Off-White Within ACSC #LC27, the stamp impression with Major Flaws in Wattles at U/L & to Left & L/L of '1' at Left, printed advertising in red for Feldheim Gotthelf Merchants (Sydney) within, a couple of very minor blemishes, unused, Cat $400+.

250.00

$190.00






2165

PS

A

'TROOPS on board/TRANSPORT' (bow of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate B (oval frame clear of bow at L/R) Recut with 'A40' Removed in black, Off-White Within ACSC #LC27, the stamp impression with Major Flaws to Left & L/L of '1' at Left, used at Sydney with 'INVEST IN THE/SEVENTH WAR LOAN' slogan, Cat $200.

100.00

$75.00






2166

PS

A

'TROOPS on board TRANSPORT' (stern of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate A (part of a fifth porthole at left) in deep blue, Pink Within ACSC #LC25, unused, Cat $175.

100.00

$100.00






2167

PS

A

'TROOPS on board TRANSPORT' (stern of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate B (four portholes) in deep blue, Pink Within ACSC #LC25, unused, Cat $175.

100.00

No longer available




2168

PS

A

'TROOPS on board TRANSPORT' (stern of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic): Plate B (four portholes) in greenish black, Off-White Within ACSC #LC27, unused, Cat $175.

100.00

$100.00






2169

PS

A

Overprinted 'THREE/HALFPENCE': 'HMAS MELBOURNE' Plate B (thicker outer frame) Bicoloour with the Stamp & Text in purple-black and the View in dull claret Pink Within ACSC #LC40, unused, Cat $500+. Rare.

500.00

$440.00






2170

PS

A-

Overprinted 'THREE/HALFPENCE': 'OFF FOR THE SEAT OF WAR' Plate B (ship's bow clear of the frame at left) Recut with 'A40' Removed in greenish black, Off-White Within ACSC #38, insignificant blemishes, unused, Cat $500. Rare. [This card is undoubtedly on unsurfaced stock, and is unlisted thus]

400.00

$440.00






2171

PS

A-

Overprinted 'THREE/HALFPENCE': 'TROOPS on board/TRANSPORT' (bow of HMAT 'A40' Ceramic) Plate B (ship's bow clear of the frame at left) Recut with 'A40' Removed in black-brown, Off-White Within ACSC #LC39, the stamp impression with Major Flaws to Left & L/L of '1' at Left, insignificant blemishes, unused, Cat $500. Rare: the only recorded example.

500.00

$380.00








2172

PS

B

'2nd AIF EMBARKING' (Massed Troops with 'WE'RE HERE' Flag): Plate A in black on stampless Gratuitous Distribution OAS Letter Card used from "France" to Tasmania with British FPO 3W cds & hexagonal censor h/s, Launceston censor h/s & superb 'LATROBE/TASMANIA' arrival cds, forwarded to Sydney, reinforced along the central fold, minor blemishes. Not listed in the ACSC because We consider this distinction to lack substance]

The message - references to location obliterated - states "...It will be nice to be in a civilised land again. None of us were sorry to leave the sand & smells of Egypt..." He was to learn there was nothing civilised about the Western Front.

400.00

$480.00






2173

PS

B

'2nd AIF EMBARKING' (Massed Troops with 'WE'RE HERE' Flag): Plate A in purple-brown on stampless Gratuitous Distribution OAS Letter Card addressed to South Australia but with no postal markings & reinforced along a central vertical fold. The only recorded example in purple-brown. [The full message headed "July 18th 1916/Egypt" states "...a nice mail of twenty letters came to hand last night...the letters were dated from June 4th to June 14th..."]

500.00

$380.00








2174

PS

A-

POEM ON THE REVERSE: On thin unsurfaced pale buff stock with 'CAPE TOWN/22SEP16/KAAPSTAD' cds & manuscript "Passed Censor/M Barnett" (?), very minor blemishes.

250.00

$280.00








2175

PS

A

POEM ON THE REVERSE: On thick unsurfaced off-white stock to Tasmania with 'PASSED BY CENSOR' h/s in violet & message headed "At Sea", remarkably for such issues with the margins intact.

250.00

$190.00








2176

PS

B

POEM ON THE REVERSE: On thick semi-surfaced dark grey stock to Victoria with '4TH LH BDE/10SE18/FIELD PO' cds, British censor h/s in violet, minor defects.

200.00

$250.00








2177

PS

A

POEM ON THE REVERSE: On thick unsurfaced pale grey stock, post-Armistice usage most unusually with GB 1d tied by 'SUTTON VENY CAMP/31AU/19/WILTS' cds. [The writer states "...I am sailing about the 5 Sept on the Plessey...we are going through the Suez Canal where the Euripides is sailing around the Cape..."]

250.00

$260.00






2178

PS

A+

ZIG-ZAG ROULETTE - OUTWARDS (MESSAGE) PORTION ACSC #LC29: 'GIANT RED GUM VIC' in violet-blue, unused, Cat $400. Superb!

300.00

$230.00






2179

PS

B

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.

250.00

No longer available




2180

PS

A+

ZIG-ZAG ROULETTE - INWARDS (REPLY) PORTION ACSC #LC30: 'ALBERT BRIDGE/QUEENSLAND' in bronze-green, unused, Cat $400. Superb!

300.00

$230.00






2181

PS

A+

ZIG-ZAG ROULETTE - INWARDS (REPLY) PORTION ACSC #LC30: 'PHANTOM FALLS/VICTORIA' in blue, to Lindisfarne with 'LONGFORD/JY14/17/TASMANIA' cds Cat $400. Superb! [The reply-halves were even more unpopular than the outwards-halves. The cost was the same but the writing space was significantly less]

400.00

No longer available




2182

PS

A-

ZIG-ZAG ROULETTE - INWARDS (REPLY) PORTION ACSC #LC30: 'PHANTOM FALLS/VICTORIA' in purple-black, to Albany WA with KGV 1d red for the late fee tied by Perth cds of 1JL17, a couple of insignificant blemishes, Cat $400.

400.00

No longer available


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