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Displaying 1 - 20 of 36 Lots in Category - Perfins - Official
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
State Government Perfins array with some better values and multiples noted, also some commercial perfins, Victoria stamps with some postmark interest & Revenues, plus a packet of covers with Gippsland interest.
Odds 'n' sods including slim pickings in a stockbook, Small Lyrebird 1/- punctured 'VG' half-sheet of 80, KGV including SMult Wmk Perf 14 4½d Imprint Block, ½d orange Kangaroo Dry Print imprint block of 4 (**), BCOF Thick Paper 5/- (**), packet of 'T' perfins on Aboriginal Art 20c, some Postage Dues & Revenues, etc.
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Range on Hagners with simplified set to 10/- without gum, mint £1 brown & blue and used CofA £1 & £2, Large 'OS' mint 2½d to 6d & 1/- and used 9d 2/- & 5/-, Small 'OS' simplified set to 10/- (mint, a bit aged), 'SPECIMEN' Third Wmk 10/- Type B and £1 brown & blue, a few Telegraph Punches including First Wmk 10/- & £2, etc, condition variable & close inspection is recommended.
C of A KGV - King George V Issues
TWO PENCE: Orange, Red & Brown small range with shades, varieties, punctured 'OS', includes Large White Flaw in L/H Value Tablet' ACSC #97(16)f x3 and Lower Frame Missing #97(16)s, condition variable.
THREE PENCE: Interesting range covering all watermarks with many shades, varieties, blocks etc including various A-B pairs, Small Mult Perf 14 Type A with the Watermark Inverted punctured 'OS', SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½ block of 4 with ACSC #108f & g, condition mixed, Cat $2500+.
FIVE PENCE: range of shades & varieties from all watermarks with key items being a Smooth Paper Comb Perf Single Wmk with the Watermark Inverted ACSC #123a and Rough Paper punctured 'OS' #124 used x2.
C of A KGV - Single Watermark
Rough Paper 1d damson ACSC #72K, unmounted, Cat $2000. Michael Drury Cerificate (2004).
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 - Other Pre-Decimals
1927 Opening of Federal Parliament House selection including block of 39, booklet pane of 8, punctured 'OS' single CTO & an unmounted mint block of 4, and a vertical pair Imperforate Between ACSC #132b (the lower unit damaged; Cat $5000). [** WITHDRAWN **]
No longer available
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 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)
1930 Sturt Centenary set of normal & punctured 'OS' 1½d red Plate Number '1' to '8' blocks of 4 BW #139z/zg & #139baz/zg; and 3d blue normal & punctured 'OS' Plate Numbers '1' & '2' blocks of 4 #140z/za and #140baz/za; Cat $4500+. Rarely available complete.
(Qty 20 blocks)
C of A - Postal Stationery
A very good mostly unused lot with Postal Cards including Kangaroo 1d to a POW in Germany & KGV 1d violet punctured 'OS/NSW' (used), Letter Cards including KGV 1d 'TROOPS on board/TRANSPORT' (bow; 'A25' excised) x2 and 2d scarlet 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/PERTH' & 'GPO HOBART' (used), a superb KGV 1d 'MILITARY ENVELOPE' with 'AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE' at the base, etc, generally fine to very fine.
C of A - Postal Stationery - Wrappers
OFFICIAL: OFFICIAL: 1918 KGV 1d with 'OS'-of-Dots in the Die & printed 'Commercial/Papers' ACSC #WO1A (275mm wide) for the Victorian Education Department with KGV ½d green punctured 'OS' tied by 'TATURA/6AU19/VIC' cds in blue, unfolded & remarkably fine, Cat $750. [The commercial papers rate was 1d per 2oz + ½d War Tax]
C of A - Flight Covers
1940 (May 8) Ulm PPC carried on TEAL first flight Auckland-Sydney per 'Awarua' #900ac with Kangaroo 3d punctured 'OS/NSW' cancelled on arrival, five signatures including the pilot "O Garden", Cat $400.
C of A - Postal History
OHMS group including 1916 registered with Large 'OS' 4d & returned in Adelaide DLO 'RETURNED PAID LETTER' envelope, Tasmania 1897 Telegram form, 1918 with 'Commonwealth/Electoral Papers only' imprint, with allover advertising for Government Insurance Office of NSW and Government Grain Elevators, Registered 'RETURN LETTER' envelopes from Adelaide & Sydney DLOs, KGV period 'FOUND OPEN/.../OFFICIALLY SEALED' label with full unmounted o.g.!, etc, generally fine to very fine.
1916 long OHMS cover with KGV 1d red punctured 'T' tied by 'OATLANDS' cds, re-posted to Kempton with Kangaroos Second Wmk 2d grey punctured 'T' - 'OS' Cat $700 on cover - tied by 'NEW NORFOLK' cds, stamps fine but cover has a few blemishes.
1917 long OHMS cover with KGV 1d red punctured 'T' tied by 'OATLANDS' (Tas) cds, re-posted to Kempton with Kangaroos Third Wmk 2d grey punctured 'T' - 'OS' Cat $250 on cover - tied by 'NEW NORFOLK' cds, stamps fine but cover has a few blemishes.
C of A - Flight Covers - Commercial
GREAT BRITAIN: 1941 (Mar 20) cover with 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE/[crown]/TASMANIA' embossed on the flap and boxed 'PRIVILEGED MAIL/GOVERNOR OF TASMANIA/("Jan McLennan")' cachet at L/L, to the BBC in England with Kangaroo 9d violet pair perf 'T' (the first unit damaged) tied by Hobart slogan, two repaired tears away from the stamps & cachet & part of the flap missing.
QUEENSLAND: 1915-26 Department of Public Education 'A COUNTRY SCHOOL SWIMMING POOL' (1915, 'PAID/BRISBANE' cds), 'COUNTRY SCHOOL GARDEN' (1922, 1½d brown 'OS') & 'A SUBURBAN SCHOOL' (1926, 1d green 'OS'), minor blemishes/faults. Rare.