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Displaying 1 - 20 of 745 Lots in Category - Australian Colonies - General




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AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General






1

CPS

Unusual Postal History group with NSW 1d Postal Cards x2 (one punctured 'OS/NSW') both to Finland, Queensland 1909 to GB with Townsville black/white R label, South Australia 1907 PPC to Denmark forwarded to Belgium & Postage Due paid, Tasmania letter sheet with 1d punctured 'T' & Letter Card with Large View 'LAKE HARTZ' uprated to Austria, Western Australia 1896 & 1898 registered covers to Germany, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. (Qty 18 items)

400.00

$440.00




2

O

Used group on album leaves including Tasmania imperfs with 1853 Couriers 4d x2 (one with full large margins, ironed-out crease), and Chalons to 1/-; Victoria Half-Lengths 1d rose-pink (full margins) & 3d, Queen-on-Throne to 6d including 2d pair, Emblems to 4d, 1/- 'REGISTERED' Imperf on-piece, Laureates 10d grey; WA to 10/- mauve; etc, condition mixed. (Qty 100+)

400.00

$440.00














3

CPS

Postal History group noted Victoria 1862 with 4d Emblem & 1873 inwards from GB each with different Melbourne 'UNCLAIMED' cachets, 1885 to Germany with d rose & 8d pink, bundle of Dept of Lands mail with Melbourne 'PAID' cancels, various instructional markings, Half Lengths 2d and 3d + 6d Woodblock both on large pieces, etc, also NSW mostly stationery including Scenic View cards, Specimen overprints and 1894 circular with 1d & 2d 'OS' overprints (stained), then a few Picture Postcards including real photo types, condition variable but many fine. (Qty 75+)

400.00

$420.00



NEW SOUTH WALES












4

*/**O

A

Interesting collection with 1862-65 DLR Wmk '1' 1d unused, 1882-97 Wmk '40' 8d SG 236 mint pair, Centennial 8d imperf colour trials in blue-grey & in orange-yellow plus 1d 2d & 4d mint blocks of 12, 5/- Map mint x5 & used x6 and 20/- Governors mint x7 & used x7, 1890 2d Allegorical imprint strip of 6 & '1890' Monogram block of 12, etc, generally very fine & some units are unmounted, STC 5000+. Ex 'Besancon' (III). (Qty 100+)

2500.00

No longer available


5

P

A/A-

De La Rue 'ink recipe' extract from the printers' ledger with imperf 'dummy' stamp block of 4 in blue affixed, margins just shaved - at right - to good.

400.00

$300.00






6

P

A+

Selection of imperforate plate proofs comprising De La Rue Numeral Wmk 4d blocks of 4 & 12 (with Current Number '4', creasing) and 10d block of 4 plus unwatermarked 1/- in red block of 6, 1d grey (unissued without d surcharge) block of 6 & 7d on 6d brown block of 6, all marginal & mostly superb. (Qty 6 blocks)

750.00

No longer available






7

*/**O

A

Selection of mint blocks comprising Wmk '10' 10d block of 4, Allegorical 2d block of 4, d green block of 6 with 'G.Pr.O./N.S.W.' Monogram, 'NINEPENCE' on 10d block of 8 with Current Number '5', 5d block of 6 with the Watermark Sideways & block of 4, 1905-10 4d Captain Cook block of 12 with the three Monograms, 'OS' Centennial 1d block of 4 with '1888' Monogram & 'OS' d grey postally used block of 6 with 'G.Pr.O./N.S.W.' Monogram, and Postage Dues d block of 12, mostly with large-part o.g. with many units unmounted. (Qty 10 blocks)

500.00

$500.00










8

*ΩO

Two pages of useful oddments with Diadems 2d plate proof in black and reprinted die proofs of the Small & Large Designs, Postal Fiscals 5/- (regummed) & 10/- SG 275b, 5/- Map (no gum), d 1d & 2d Imperf Pairs, 'OS' values to 5/- Map (regummed), etc, plus 'SPECIMEN' Overprints on 5/- Coin, 5/- Map & Postage Dues set (no gum), mostly fine to very fine. (Qty 41)

1000.00

$750.00




9

F

A

1850-51 Sydney Views - ONE PENNY: Plate I (No Clouds) 1d carmine SG 2 [7], good even margins, Barred Numeral '45' - rated R - of Binalong, Cat 500.

300.00

$420.00




10

F

A

1850-51 Sydney Views Plate I (No Clouds) Hard Bluish Paper 1d pale red SG 7 horizontal pair [23-24], margins close to large, Barred Numeral '90' of Grafton, Cat 750+.

600.00

$600.00






11

F

A+

1850-51 Sydney Views Plate II (Clouds) Hard Yellowish Paper 1d vermilion SG 7 horizontal pair, margins good to large, light BN '35' of Goulburn, Cat 750+. Superb! BPA Certificate (1989).

850.00

$650.00






12

O

B

1850-51 Sydney Views Plate II (Clouds) Hard Greyish or Bluish Paper 1d gooseberry-red vertical strip of 3 [15/20/25] with the first unit being No Clouds SG 10c, good even margins, some idiot has attempted to remove the cancels which has affected the colour, Cat 1850. A rare multiple. BPA Certificate (2001).

600.00

$460.00




13

F

A

1850-51 Sydney Views Plate II (Clouds) Hard Bluish Paper 1d dull carmine SG 11 horizontal strip of 3 [11-13], margins just clear - at the base of the first unit - to good, tied to piece by bars cancels & large 'PAID SHIP LETTER/[crown]/DE*16/1851/ SYDNEY', Cat 1125++. A rare multiple paying the 3d shipletter rate. Ex Charles Lathrop Pack & 'Besancon' (II).

1200.00

$1,700.00




14

Ω

A

1850-51 Sydney Views TWO PENCE: Plate I (Vertically Lined Background) Intermediate Impressions 2d greyish blue SG 16b, margins close - at lower-right - to large with the outer frameline at left, unused, Cat 12,000. WITHDRAWN [the RPSofV certificate states "cleaned"]

10000.00

No longer available


15

F

A/A+

1850-51 Sydney Views Plate II Early Impressions SG 21-24 group x3, Lower Row Retouches SG 27 [15], Plate III SG 30, Plate IV Laid Paper SG 34 & 35, and Plate V Laid Paper SG 38, all with full margins & very fine to superb, Cat 2400. Ex Guy Hutson. (Qty 8)

1200.00

$900.00






16

F

A/A+

1850-51 Sydney Views THREE PENCE: Yellowish Wove Paper 3d yellow-green SG 39 x3 and Bluish Paper 3d yellow-green SG 42, all Early Impressions with good to large margins, one with very fine BN '64' (with Reversed '4'), Cat 1250. An unusually fine quartet. Ex Michael Haden. Peter Holcombe Opinion (1998) for the first.

750.00

$1,100.00




17

F

(A+)

1851-53 Laureates Thick Yellowish Paper 1d carmine with No Leaves to Right of 'SOUTH' SG 44a [7] a huge example from the top of the sheet with margins close to huge & a chunk of the adjoining unit at right, tiny corner repair at L/L otherwise superb, bars cancel of Sydney clear of the variety, Cat 500. A sensational single! Ex Charles Lathrop Pack, Dale-Lichtenstein & 'Besancon' (II).

500.00

$600.00




18

F

A/B

1851-53 Laureates 1d pale vermilion No Leaves to Right of 'SOUTH' SG 47a being the first unit in a block of 4, margins just clear to good except where a little cut-into at upper-right, two very fine strikes of BN '66' of Singleton, Cat 770++. A rare block.

600.00

$460.00




19

f

a+

1851-53 Laureates Plate I Fine Impressions 2d ultramarine SG 52, an enormous marginal example from the base of the sheet, margins good to enormous with virtually complete outer framelines, indistinct BN cancel. Superb!

[** This stamp is clearly watermarked '2' so it's the 1854 issue 2d Prussian blue SG 85 **]

100.00

$190.00








20

F

A+

1851-53 Laureates Coarse Background 6d brown SG 77 marginal example from the base of the sheet [25], margins good to very large with a fragment of the adjoining unit above, light bars cancel of Sydney, Cat 300. A superb example for the connoisseur. Peter Holcombe (1990) & BPA (2012) Certificates.

500.00

$440.00




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