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Displaying 1 - 20 of 60 Lots in Category - Imprints & Plate Numbers
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
John Ash Imprints SMult Wmk 1/- ACSC #34(3)za & (4)za and 2/- #31(1)za; and CofA Wmk 6d block of 4 ACSC #23(2)za, minor toning; and 9d pairs #29(3)za x2 (one with hinge remainder) & #29(4zc); Cat $2500.
(Qty 7 items)
C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark
½d green No Monogram block of 9 from the L/R of the sheet ACSC #1(1)za, guillotined close at the base, unmounted; and with the Watermark Inverted 'JBC' Monogram irregular strip of 3 #1a(2)zd, redistributed gum. [The ACSC states "one JBC monogram piece with watermark inverted exists", Cat $5000. That was Arthur Gray's corner strip of 3 that sold in 2007 for US$4887]
(Qty 2 items)
½d green with the Watermark Inverted 'JBC' Monogram irregular strip of 4 #1a(2)zd, well centred, light toning & the monogram unit with a hinge remainder, Cat $5000 for a strip of 3. [The ACSC states "one JBC monogram piece with watermark inverted exists", Cat $5000. That was Arthur Gray's corner strip of 3 that sold in 2007 for US$4887]
C of A KANGAROOS - 3rd Watermark
TS Harrison Imprint pairs 3d Die II ACSC #13(1)ze, small tear affects the imprint; 6d brown Die IIB #21(3)za, fault in lower margin; 9d violet Die IIB #27(3)zc, very fine; and 1/- blue-green Die IIB #33(4)za, small faults; Cat $3750.
(Qty 4 pairs)
£1 grey TS Harrison Imprint pair ACSC #53za, the second line of the imprint guillotined-off as usual, lightly mounted, Cat $6000 with trimmed imprint. [The ACSC states there are "at least 15 imprint pairs", of which only four have the complete imprint]
C of A KANGAROOS - CofA Watermark
£2 grey-black & rose-carmine John Ash Imprint pair with Open-Mouth Roo ACSC #58za, faint central fold in the gutter otherwise superb, unmounted, Cat $25,000 (mounted), or $30,000 for two unmounted singles.
C of A - Engraved Issues
ONE PENNY: Neatly annotated collection on display pages with Plate Number '1' blocks of 4, strip of 4 & block of 8, Plate Number '2' blocks of 4 & 8, Plate Numbers '3' & '4' blocks of 4, Plate 4 lower three rows with Imprint at Base, a few plate varieties & Plate 3 vertical pair Imperf Horizontally (hinge remainder), a few minor tonespots & other blemishes but generally fine to very fine, Cat $7000+. [** WITHDRAWN **]
No longer available
ONE PENNY: Blocks of 8 from the top of the sheets with complete Plate Numbers 'No 1', 'No 2' (mounted) and 'No 3' (unmounted), Cat $1100+ (mounted). [See also Lot 421]
(Qty 3 blocks)
C of A KGV - Single Watermark
Comb Perf ½d green upper-right block of 18 (6x3) misguilottined with large-part 'CA' Monogram at U/R, well centred, unmounted; also Smooth Paper 1d red punctured 'OS' irregular 'JBC' Monogram block of 6, the monogram unit & another creased.
(Qty 2 items)
Smooth Paper 1d vertical pair with Corner Dot & Run 'N' (**), plus pairs with One-Line & Two-Line - some perf reinforcement - Harrison Imprints.
(Qty 3 pairs)
4d violet Plate 1 TS Harrison One-Line Imprint block of 4 ACSC #111(1)z, characteristic rough perfs, tiny blemishes in the lower margin, the upper units very lightly mounted, the lower units unmounted, Cat $6000 (mounted). One of the finest 4d violet imprint blocks we have seen. [Superior to Arthur Gray's block of 12 - some perf separaration/rejoining - that sold for $3385]
C of A KGV - No Watermark
1d, 1½d block of 4 and punctured 'OS' 1d & 1½d all unmounted, also 1½d Harrison Imprint block of 8 #90(17)z (minor blemishes), Cat $1150.
(Qty 7 + block)
C of A KGV - Small Multiple Watermark P14
1½d red Plate 1a Plate Dot and AJ Mullett Imprint pairs ACSC #91(1a)z & za, lightly mounted, Cat $2750 as blocks of 4. [The identifiers for Plate 1a are distinctive: the plate dot is 50% larger than on Plate 1 and on the imprint the first 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA' is deformed]
(Qty 2 pairs)
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
Array on Hagners etc with Imprint blocks including 1934 Victoria Centenary (both perfs); 1934 Macarthur including 2d Dark Hills (2 sets); 1935 ANZAC Plate Number & Imprint blocks of 4 including 1/- (mounted in margin only) & Plate Number '2' (unmounted); 1936 Tasmanian Cable Plate Number & Imprint blocks & 1936 Centenary of South Australia Imprint blocks of 4.
Complete sheets comprising 1½d Sturt with Plate Numbers '1' '6' & '7', Victoria Centenary Perf 11½ 2d, Macarthur 3d & Centenary of South Australia 1/-, unmounted.
(Qty 6 sheets)
1927 Opening of Federal Parliament House 1927 Opening of Federal Parliament House 1½d complete sheet of 80 (10x8) with large-part Plate Number '9' ACSC #132zh, the plate block is extremely well centred, unmounted, the plate block Cat $1250 (mounted).
1927 Opening of Federal Parliament House 1927 Opening of Federal Parliament House 1½d upper-left corner block of 4 with unusually large margin and complete Plate Number '12' at U/L ACSC #132zk, characteristic rough perfs, a couple of insignificant faint bends, unmounted, Cat $750+ (mounted). As fresh as a daisy!
1929 Airmail 3d green Type A (Vertical Mesh) upper-left corner blocks of 4 with Plate Numbers '1' to '4' ACSC #134za/zd; upper-left corner blocks of 4 punctured 'OS' with Plate Numbers '1' to '4' #134ba za/zd; imprint block of 4 punctured 'OS' #134baz; minor storage marks on a few blocks. Cat $3300+.
(Qty 9 blocks)
1929 Airmail 3d green Type B (Horizontal Mesh) perforated 'OS' upper-left Plate '1' '2' & '4' blocks of 4 ACSC #135bza zb and zd, minor storage marks but unmounted, Cat $1125.
(Qty 3 blocks)
1929 Centenary of Western Australia group including the Re-Entry in Imprint Block x2 (one punctured 'OS'), blocks of 4 with Plate Numbers '1' to '12', and punctured 'OS' blocks of 4 with Plate Numbers '4' '6' '11' & '12', Cat $2000+
(Qty 19 items)