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Displaying 61 - 80 of 758 Lots in Category - Australia, Commonwealth of




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised






2063

PS

A

INNER (REPLY) CARDS: 'QUEEN'S GARDENS/PERTH WA' in red-violet, used at Melbourne in 1917, Cat $1000.

500.00

$380.00














2064

PS

A-/A

Exhibit pages with an all-different array of oval, part-oval & rectangular views with screening variations identified, a couple are sealed & a couple are used with full margins or CTO, also 'CATARACT GORGE' with Plate Scratch on the Stamp, good range of colours & fine to very fine unused, Cat $5800 approximately. (Qty 40)

2000.00

$2,100.00












2065

PS

A-/A

Complete set of the Twelve Rectangular Views comprising 'BOTANIC GARDENS/PORTLAND VIC' (Double Perforations), 'CAIRNS RAILWAY' (sealed), 'CATARACT GORGE', 'CENTRAL RLY STN/BRISBANE', 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/PERTH', 'LORNE', 'MT LOFTY RANGES', 'NATIONAL PARK/NS WALES' (vertical; with boat), 'QUEEN'S GARDENS', 'ST GEORGE'S TERRACE' (used but with full margins), 'THE TWO BROTHERS' (Cracked Plate) & 'ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS', various dull colours, a few minor blemishes but fine to very fine unused, Cat $2400. A most unusual opportunity. (Qty 12)

1000.00

$1,200.00






2066

PS

A

'BOTANIC GARDENS/PORTLAND VIC' (vertical rectangle) in brown with Double Perforations, unused, Cat $300.

150.00

$260.00






2067

PS

A

'CAIRNS RAILWAY/QUEENSLAND' (bridge & waterfall) in blue with illustrated advertising within for Standard Shoe & Leather Co (Adelaide), used to Quorn in 1913. Exceptional advertising mail.

250.00

$420.00






2068

PS

B

'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]

300.00

$440.00






2069

PS

A

'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!]

400.00

$460.00




2070

PS

A-

'COUNTRY SCENE/TASMANIA' in bright violet with Double Perforations, sensible perf reinforcement, unused, Cat $500++. [This is a rare view in the Kangaroo Series]

500.00

$440.00








2071

PS

A-

'LAKE ST CLAIR/TASMANIA' with Text 'FROM N SHORE 216' at the Base in greenish black, used at 'EUDUNDA/ SA', full margins but sealed, Cat $1000 unused; unpriced used. Rare: withdrawn because of the caption on the plate.

400.00

$850.00








2072

PS

A+/A

- Tasmanian 2d Letter Card 'MOUNT IDA AND LAKE ST CLAIR - FROM NORTH SHORE' HG #A5a(4) in crimson, superb unused; also 1907 PPC with the same view. The same photograph as used for the 'LAKE ST CLAIR' Letter Card. (Qty 2 items)

500.00

$550.00






2073

PS

A

'QUEEN'S GARDENS/PERTH WA' in purple-black, to Costa Rica with Kangaroo d & 1d added & tied by 'GEORGE STREET/NSW' cds, superb 'SAN JOSE/MAY/9/1914/COSTA RICA' arrival cds in violet. Terrific destination.

250.00

$480.00










2074

PS

A/A-

'THE TWO BROTHERS/QUEENSLAND' deterioration of the plate comprising Framed Oval x2 different depth of field, Unframed Oval, Part Oval Recut with the Sky & Part of the Border Removed, Rectangle x2, Rectangle Recut with the Sky Removed x2 (one with Plate Crack at lower-right), unused, Cat $1200. A technically interesting group. (Qty 8)

600.00

$950.00






2075

PS

A

'ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS/PERTH WA' in purple-brown with Grossly Misplaced Perforations, unused, Cat $500.

300.00

$320.00






2076

PS

A

'ZOOLOGICAL GARDENS/PERTH WA' in purple-brown with Grossly Misplaced Perforations corrected with a second strike of the perforating head, unused, Cat $500+. [Illustrated in the ACSC]

300.00

$460.00




2077

E

A

PRIVATE ESSAY FOR A REVISED FORMAT LETTER CARD: 1915 (Jan) radical winged design printed in brown/pink submitted by Colonel LW Bickle from Sydney, unused. [The Post Office received many complaints about the gumming & opening of letter cards. Cooke was initially taken by this design which addressed both issues. However, the requirement for die-cutting & the consequent high wastage, plus the four thicknesses on folding, caused the PO to not proceed with it]

250.00

$270.00












2078

PS

A/B

Exhibit pages with the balance of these issues, some better views - with minor problems - including 'A BLUE GUM LOG...', 'AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE...', 'BISMUTH MINE...', 'BROOKFIELD' (used), 'BUFFALO GORGE...', 'COAL MINE...', 'GIN GIN...', 'MOUNT GOULD...', 'PERTH', 'PERTH' Recut with Sky Removed (used & sealed), 'POST OFFICE SYDNEY NSW' Bicolour, 'RAILWAY SLEEPERS...', 'RUNDLE ST...' Original State & Second State with Thinner Frame (used), etc, Cat $3700. (Qty 33)

1600.00

$1,200.00










2079

PS

A/A-

Set of Nine Ornate Rectangular Views comprising 'AVON RIVER...', 'BILLABONG...' (very scarce), 'BURRENJUCK DAM...' (error for Burrinjuck), 'BRIDAL VEIL FALLS...', 'EMPRESS FALLS...', 'LOADING WHEAT...', 'MODERN SCHOOL...', 'MURRAY BRIDGE...' (stained on the address side), and 'ROYAL MINT...', unused, Cat $1950. A difficult 'set' to complete. (Qty 9)

1000.00

$750.00






2080

PS

A

'APPLE PICKING/TASMANIA' in blue-black Die 1 Perf 12 ACSC #LC18, unused, Cat $175.

80.00

$85.00






2081

PS

A-

'BROOKFIELD QUEENSLAND' in blue Die 2 Perf 12 ACSC #LC22, minor blemishes on the view side, unused. Rare: the first unused example of this view to be recorded. [This view exists in both Die 1 - Cat $500 used - & Die 2 - Cat $400 used. In neither case is it priced unused]

500.00

$380.00








2082

PS

A+

'BROOKFIELD QUEENSLAND' in purple-black Die 2 Perf 12 ACSC #LC22, 'MANNUM' (SA) cds, Cat $400. Superb!

300.00

$230.00




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