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C of A KANGAROOS - 1st Watermark
Mostly used selection with a few Penny varieties, 1/- with the Watermark Inverted CTO & postally used, CTO 2/- 5/- & 10/-, £2 with 'Specimen' h/s, Large 'OS' 4d x4 & 6d plus mint 2d (**) 2½d 4d 6d & 1/-, Small 'OS' to 2/- including 2½d plus mint to 1/-, condition variable.
3d imperforate makeready proof block of 4 comprising two Die I/II Vertical Pairs in black on poor quality wove paper ACSC #12PP(1)Ba, characteristic blemishes & creasing but the facial appearance is well above-average, Cat $9500+ as two Die I-II pairs. Ex Arthur Gray: sold for US$2875. [** Units 1 2 & 4 are Die I **]
Buy NowPrice $1,500.00
6d blue Die 2A Substituted Cliché [Pos R60] ACSC #17(1)ja (SG 9b), indistinct Tasmanian cds, couple of short perfs at left, Cat $4500 (£2250).
6d ultramarine with the Watermark Inverted punctured 'OS' ACSC #17bca, Melbourne parcel cancel, Cat $4000: see note 2 below ACSC #17.
Buy NowPrice $380.00
9d violet ACSC #24 corner pair from the U/L of the sheet, unmounted (hinge remains in margin), Cat $2000+.
1/- green Watermark Inverted ACSC #30Ca (SG 11w), commercially used with 'ORBOST/JA15/14/VICTORIA' cds, Cat $500. [The ACSC states "Most used examples with watermark inverted are cancelled to order"]
Buy NowPrice $150.00
2/- dark brown with White Flaw Under Second 'L' of 'SHILLINGS' [Pos L33] ACSC #35B(1)f, mounted, Cat $1500+.
10/- grey & pink with Grey Flaw Between Right Leg and Tail [Pos R23] ACSC #47A, well centred and lightly mounted, Cat $2000+.
10/- grey & pink ACSC #47A (SG 14) horizontal pair, a couple of nibbled perfs at left, unmounted, Cat $15,000+. A rare multiple.
Buy NowPrice $3,000.00
10/- grey & pink CTO with Melbourne cds ACSC #47w, large-part o.g., Cat $1700.
£1 red-brown & blue ACSC #51B (SG 15) horizontal pair, a couple of slightly short perfs, unmounted, Cat $35,000+ (£6000+ for mounted). A rare multiple.
Buy NowPrice $7,500.00
£2 black & crimson CTO with Melbourne #24 cds ACSC #55wa, well centred, Cat $5500+. A beautiful example of the First Watermark Two Pounds, a stamp that is missing from most collections.
£2 black & rose-carmine CTO ACSC #55w, an unusually large & very well centred example, lightly mounted with virtually full o.g., Cat $5500. Superb!
NEW SOUTH WALES
1850-51 Sydney Views Plate I (No Clouds) on Soft Yellowsih Paper 1d reddish rose SG 3 horizontal pair, good even margins, BN '82' of Armidale, Cat £1000+.
1860 Large Star Clean-Cut Perf 14-16 6d green SG 6, very well centred, minor toning, unused, Cat £1500.
Buy NowPrice $340.00
1855 London Printings 1d deep green SG 1 horizontal pair, margins good to large, lightly cancelled, Cat £1000+.
1855 London Printings 2d rose-carmine SG 2 horizontal strip of 5, margins close to large with a fragment of the adjoining unit at right, untidy Diamond Numeral cancels, Cat £425+. A very scarce multiple.
1853 Couriers Plate I Second State (Blurred Background) 4d pale orange SG 9 block of 4, margins just shaved - at left of the L/L unit - to large, minor natural paper thinnings characteristic of this issue, fair BN '58' cancels, Cat £1800+. A rare multiple.
1854 Penny Black Imperf 1d black SG 1, margins just clear to good, unused, Cat £1500.
Postal History group with a passable GB Penny Black Plate 9 on Irish outer, Norfolk Island 1935 to NZ with 2d ANZAC, Newfoundland flight cover to GB with Dornier $1.50 on $1, New Zealand 1893 internal cover with ½d Newspaper Stamp x4, Liechtenstein 1960 Europa & 1965 10fr x4 M/S on unaddressed First Day Covers, etc; also some Postal Stationery including Australia KGV 1d red 'MILITARY ENVELOPE' unused x6 (flaps stuck), etc, condition variable.
(Qty 36 items)
Buy NowPrice $460.00