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Displaying 15 Lots in Category - Advertising
C of A - Postal Stationery
Range including Postal Cards 1925 KGV 1d green with private 'SECOND CLASS MAIL MATTER' endorsements for Acme Cycle used & Stewarts & Lloyds unused, 1930 KGV 1½d brown on flimsy stock unused (minor crease) & used, 1938 KGVI 1½d brown 'OS/NSW' puncture with Maritime Services Board of NSW imprint (light bend & stains), Letter Cards KGV 1d Fullface with 'REPLY' Oblitered "Giant Red Gum' view & 1½d Sideface "Pineapples" x2 unused, also some NSW & Queensland including illustrated, STO, etc, condition variable but many fine.
C of A - Postal History
Illustrated advertising covers for Victorian firms including Fosters Lager, Australian Licorice, Hotel Alexander, Cole's Book Arcade, Crompton Lamps, Precedent Radio, Twin City Tractors, etc, also for Norwegian Shipping & Trade Mission to USA (noted as British Naval Intelligence undercover address!), condition variable.
Album of mostly pre-1946 advertising covers with many illustrated types including for Avery Scales, Cliff Howe Ventriloquist, Southern Cross Windmills, HJ Plint Markets (Brisbane), Rosentengel Furniture, Repco Piston Rings, Owen French Piano Factory, John Jaffray Machinery (all-over advert on reverse but damaged on opening) etc, also for Morris Bros (Perth) with text on back "You owe it to your wife...that your home shall have a Refrigerator..."!, Crookwell NSW all-over adverts for local firms & 1935 Bible Sunday, condition variable. An excellent basis for an exciting new collecting interest.
1928-34Midget 3 meters with unnumbered proof impressions with Herald or Cyclone Fencing slogans, then commercial covers with '16' for C&G (registered), 'A7' for William Adams (large front with 2d & 3d x4), 'B1' for Melbourne Electric Supply Co (registered), 'B4' with 'GLASS CONTAINERS' slogan, 'B7' with Remington Typewriters slogan, & 'D1' for United Press & Pictorial Newspapers.
TASMANIA:Bundle with many better cards including by Beattie, Spurling, Examiner Launceston, Stutterd, Selwyn Cox, Government Printer etc, a few real photo types & some artist cards, many of east coast & north coast subjects, also illustrated advertising types for Thos Saunders Scottsdale x2 (one a rare Niven) & Mount Farrell Hotel - these with small spikeholes - Ritchie's Bay View Orchard, The Cleavers Hardware Launceston & unused card for Richard Gee Bell Organs, etc, condition variable but those mentioned & many others are generally fine to very fine. Ex Estate of Dr Owen Ingles.
"Cinderellas" extensive array with strength in Europe including Spanish Civil War, Poland WWII three different sheets of 50, Trade Shows, Christmas & Exhibition labels etc, United States with lots of TB issues & Boys Homes setenant issues, also Britain with lots of Royalty, Canada, New Zealand, Australia including Railway Stamps & NSW Laureates 6d reprint sheet of 25, etc, loads of modern mullock but plenty of better earlier material including numerous poster stamps & some Revenues, Thailand progressive plate proofs, condition variable but generally fine to very fine, most unused/mint with some unmounted; also 13 woven flags noted as World War I "cigarette cards" (not previously seen by us). Many hours of fun.
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Advertising for postcard wholesalers mostly British bundle of mainly Topographicals overprinted handstamped or roneo'd on the address side for postcard wholesalers marvellous real photo card for FR Hinkins & Son (Alton); another offering card-stock plus a Wellington & Ward packet with illustrated packet-label & four samples of 'Ordinary Bromide Paper'; then a batch of cards with various forms of 'SPECIMEN' or 'SAMPLE' overprint or h/s on the address side; condition a bit mixed but most are fine to superb.
Shipping Lines mostly British artist cards including 'poster' cards for Union-Castle x3 (superb unused) & Belfast Steamship Co, also for Aberdeen Steam Navigation x2, Carron Line, Natal Line, American Colonial Navigation Co, Italian Florio-Rubattino and Dutch Batavia Line, a couple of others plus for Royal National Life-Boat Institution x3, a few used, condition variable but generally fine to very fine.
Box of cards with good Australian selection with real photo types including of Maryborough (Vic) School Carnival & of Carlton Football Team (creased; names written on reverse), advertising from Western Australia, etc, also good Military/WWI selection from GB Germany & elsewhere including naval subjects & political cartoons, Pacific Islands including Tonga x4, Singapore x12, Glamour including "Gibson Girls" x14 + similar hand-drawn card from "Cicero" to "Brutus" with a very gay message, Louis Wain Cats x2, Napoleon x16, etc, condition variable.
CEYLON - Postal History
1899illustrated cover for an American newspaper's presence aboard US Transport "Sheridan" heading for the Spanish-American conflict in the Philippines, to the USA with 15c olive tied by Colombo duplex, 'WINCHESTER, MASS/24/APR/1899/RECD' arrival b/s, minor flap tear.
GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History
1877oversize blue advertising postcard (177x146mm) for 'The City Pottery, Lamp and Lustre Galleries' with printed notice & very fine 'LONDON/ Z /PAID/ ½D /19NO77' datestamp in red, light horizontal crease, also 1900s group of 'postal mischief' used PPCs x8, condition generally fine.
Covers & Stationery including 1855 with ½a blue x2 on yellow envelope (attractive), 1858 part-outer with 1a red, 1858 with ½a blue tied '138' cancel and 'BOMBAY GPO/1 Dely' unframed b/s, 1872 East India Railway Electric Telegraph Department lettersheet with 'LOCAL/TPO BENGAL' oval d/s and North West Provinces 'F/NWP/No3' transit, 1911 with 'ALLAHABAD RMS/SET No1' TPO cds & French postage dues, WWI Forces with 'HS TAKADA/On Active Service' cachet, 1922 insured parcel tag with 'V/P/ESPLANADE/(CALCUTTA)' label, registered & official mail, illustrated advertising & instructional markings noted a couple of 'TOO LATE' types, plus Convention States group including 1903 QV ½a tied 'GWALIOR-STATE/ VICEROY'S CAMP POST OFFICE' hooded-circle d/s and 1910 registered with KEVII 3p 'CHAMBA/STATE' overprints x10 & provisional 'R' cachet on blank label, 1894 ½a envelope 'PATIALA/STATE' with 'BATHINDA RY STN' squared circle & 'POSTAGE DUE' cachet, eight inwards items from Germany & 1877 illustrated US cover to Jubbulpoor, postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
(Qty approx 130)
Box of covers including pre-stamps, Riva (Tyrol) with handstamped 'DI RIVA - CITTA' h/s in black or in red & 1878 part-newspaper with Austrian 2kr Newspaper Stamp tied by 'RIVA/NEL TIROLO' cds, 1919 PPC with huge 'DIREZIONE COMMISSARIATO MILITARE/ZONA TRENTO' cachet, two items from Fiume, 1934 commercial registered to Danzig with better stamps, etc, condition variable, also a very fine unused advertising letter card with 'BLP' adhesive; plus a few stamps including Austria Costumes 1s carmine **.
1882-1900 Second Sidefaceswith Advertising on Reverse scarce selection comprising 1d with Chisel Flaw, 1d pair & strip of 4, 2½d x14, 5d x10, 6d x17, 8d x12 and 1/- x17, noted 'FLAG/BRAND/PICKLES' in black, just a couple of duplicates, generally fine condition, Cat £2900+.
1947 philatelic cover endorsed "Airmail/within USA" with Ball Bay 3d 4d & 5½d; 1959 airmail to New Jersey with rare albeit philatelic franking of '7d' on 7½d upper-right corner block of 4; 1975 South Pacific Hotel commercial advert cover to Holland with rare franking of diecut self-adhesive UPU 10c & 15c plus Convict-Era Buildings 1c 4c & 5c paying 35c rate; 1976 & 1978 commercial airmail covers to Germany or NSW with rare diecut frankings of Second Settlement 10c & 35c or Scouting Jubilee 20c (a little stained); also a parcel piece with Butterflies 50c $1 & $2.