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C of A KGV - King George V Issues
One Penny varieties on coverextensive collection of 240+ Reds, a few Violets and 800+ Greens all with plated varieties on covers (some are Shierlaw fronts), postcards or postal stationery arranged by plate position, the Reds including Pane I Saddle on Emu, Pane II Broken Crown, Pane IV Pregnant 'Y', Pane V Cut Left Frame, Break In Left Frame, Broken Crown x5, Scratch Behind Roo x2, Notched NE Corner x2, Pane VI Colour Spot, Thinned Left Frame (also in violet), Thinned Left Corner x4 (also in violet on illustrated advertising cover), Notched NW Corner x2, Emu Frame Flaw x5, Pane VII Wattle Line x5 (including one in pair with TLC Nick), Secret Mark x3, Ferns (also in green Perf 13½x12½), Top Frame Break, Pane VIII Distorted & Thin 'ONE PENNY' x7, Scratch Behind Roo x2, Corner Spot x2, 'RA' Joined x3, Run 'N' first & second states (plus various retouches on Greens), lots of other ACSC-listed varieties & many minor flaws, stated to be unchecked for shades, also postal history & postmark interest noted '2ND AUST INF BDE FIELD PO' arrival on cover to soldier, 'WELLINGTON/LOOSE LETTERS' d/s, taxed & postage dues, '20 POSTED' cachets, destinations include Estonia, condition mixed but many fine. A lifetime's work. With plating reference books.
(Qty 1080 approx)
1d red plated Die IIs on cover including  tied 'BOWRAL/11JE15/NSW' on mourning cover,  tied 'NEWCASTLE/20OCT15' machine on PPC,  tied 'TPO 1 SOUTH/-9SE15/2/NSW' cds on GF Lynch & Bowden advertising cover with 'PRESLAND' cachet,  Smooth Paper x2 & Rough Paper on full covers, plus six Shierlaw fronts with units      &  respectively, condition mixed but mostly fine. A very difficult assembly.
C of A - Postal History
Unused advertising envelopes for Bruchert & Sons Carriage Builders (Bendigo), Allparts Motorcycle Parts (Sydney) x2 & a postcard for Schering's Formalin Soap (Melbourne), also 1861 with 'Not known by/Letter Carrier' h/s, 1938 Bradfield Jamboree illustrated cover with hexagonal d/s & enclosed Jamboree postcard, 1931 Victorian wages sheet with 'RELIEF/STAMP DUTY' values to 2/- x4, etc, those mentioned are fine to very fine.
(Qty 21 items)
Batch of mostly Australian PPCs predominantly Ships including WWI Troop Ships 'Seang Choon', 'Itonus', 'Bakara', 'Persic', 'Mauretania' & 'Omrah', seven advertising cards including Burns-Philp 'Montoro', P&O 'TSS Geelong' & Melbourne Steamship Co 'SS Dimboola', also wharves at Melbourne, Port Melbourne & Williamstown, etc, some British cards, most with ink notations on the reverse; also some covers & Postal Stationery with a few attractive advertising types noted, condition variable. [See also Lots 187 & 830]
KGV Heads on cover noted 1916 ½d green combination franking on South Australia ½d GPO envelope (a very scarce item), 1d red on mourning cover with 'TPO 5/VICTORIA' d/s, 1931 1d green with ½d Postage Dues x4 and 1½d red to USA with 5c Due, two 1930s 'PAQUEBOT' items and a couple of 'OS' punctures, then extensive range of advertising covers including illustrated types for Harcourt (Vic) Fruit Supply [Apple Man], Emu Nail & Nightingale Supply with birds, WE Cash with map of Australia, Lowe Hardware Merchants with tools, Lysaght Bros Rabbit-proof wire netting, etc, some postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
Advertising covers with KGV Penny frankings including 1d red 'A&R/LTD' perfin on 1915 Angus & Robertson front, 1d reds on 1917 Citizens War Chest Fund postcards x2 & 1918 Hotel Grand Central (Sydney) illustrated cover, 1d violet on 1924 Whitehead & Co Stationers postcard, 1d greens on 1930 Woodroofe's Lemon Punch, 1932 Yalumba Wines, 1933 'TBS' perfin on Beau Monde Hosiery front, 'HS' perfins x3 on Harris Scarfe Falcon Cartridges showing Hunter with Shotgun, HSL Batteries showing Touring Car & Firestone Tyres, 'WC' perfin on 1935 Winchcombe Carson '2ND CLASS' cover, etc, condition mixed but many fine. A very attractive selection.
Mostly pre-WWII advertising covers with many illustrated types including Aspro tablets, Foster's Lager beer bottle, Gippsland & Northern Co-op 'Twin City' Tractor, HJ Plint Markets (Brisbane), John Hicks Carpets, George IV Whisky, Scotch College (Perth) to USA taxed with Postage Dues, Toowoomba Foundry 1941 airmail to UK, also with all-over adverts on reverse NSW John Jaffray Machinery (damaged on opening) and Grand Hotel (Melbourne) & WS Tong Wholesale Fruiterer, a few airmails, meter cancels and quite a number of WWII censored items, etc, condition mixed but many fine.
1930s-60s commercial mailaccumulation in large box noted 1934 registered airmail to Brisbane with Victorian Centenary 1/-, 1938 registered to Sweden with 6d Airmail single, 1939 OHMS postcard with KGVI 1½d 'VG' puncture, 1959 UK Forces airmail with QEII 3d single, 1961 with Fremantle, WA 'PAQUEBOT' cancel, 1962 PPCs airmail to GB with 1/2d Tiger single x3, also censorship, advertising with some illustrated covers, slogan cancels & meter mail, taxed items, instructional markings, etc, a few stationery items, potential postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
1978-82 Birds usages accumulation with all values represented including single, multiple & mixed frankings, many overseas airmails plus some on postcards & stationery, noted 45c Perf 14 on airmail PPC, illustrated 'tourist' covers, registered & overseas express delivery, a few taxed & OHMS items. Opportunity to form a 'single issue' modern exhibit.
No longer available
Beautiful group of Ships comprising 'SS Burrawong - Kempsey to Sydney', 'Souvenir of SS Sorrento...', advertising cards for Adelaide Steamship 'MV Moonta', OSN Co 'SS Omrah', Melbourne Steamship Co 'Ocean Excursion Trips/.../SS Sydney', North Coast SN Co 'Orara' & 'Wollongbar', artist card of 'Star of Greece Wrecked at SA 1888', real photo types of wrecks of the 'Burrongwong' (1909) & 'Oona', all very fine; also Burns Philp 'SS Marella' passenger card for voyage to Java & Singapore, minor blemishes. [See also Lots 138 & 830]
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal Stationery
Useful group with Postal Cards 1½d to Austria with French marine sorter cds & 1d with 'OS/NSW' puncture, STO Envelopes including advertising types for Harrison Jones & Devlin, Dalton Bros, Foreign Agency Co, John Robertson & Co x2 (unused), Robert Harper & Co to New Caledonia, & 2d Emu with Dundee Whisky advertising collar (soiled), handy range of 'OS' Envelopes including 4d Captain Cook 'Specimen' & Registration Envelopes 6d DLR, 6d Jubilee used & 'SPECIMEN' and 5d Captain Cook unused (spotty) & used, etc condition variable but those specified are generally fine to very fine.
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History
Interesting range of mostly pre-1901 covers including ½d grey printed matter x2, 1866 Sydney town letter, 1867 2d pair on invoice apparently used as a wrapper to send a wedding ring & brooch!, 1883 2d on Victorian 'turned' OHMS lettersheet, 1897 to USA with Jubilee 2½d strip of 4 & NZ 'PACKET BOAT' h/s, group to GB including 1881 with 6d x4 including inter-panneau pair, 1896 mourning cover with 7½d on 6d, 1881 with 8d yellow, 1875 with 'NINEPENCE' on 10d & 1888 with 1/- black, 1885-90 five to USA with 'PAID ALL' h/s, illustrated advertising covers for Bennett & Wood Bicycles, Callaghan & Son 'Good Boots', Hotel Grand Central, Loyal Pride of the West Lodge, Nicholson & Son (Bundanoon), T&G Mutual and a gorgeous front for Saxton & Binns Timber Merchants, etc, condition variable but many are fine to very fine and attractive.
1893John A Kean, Oil & Color Merchant illustrated advertising cover showing 'New Regent House' shopfront on back, sent to France with Centennial 1d violet x3 tied Sydney 'JU27/93' cancels, taxed with 'T' inverted-triangle marking and boxed 'TOO LATE' cachet (later crossed out in blue pencil), French 'MODANE A PARIS/15AOUT/93' TPO d/s in red on face and pen-cancelled Postage Dues 30c black x2 affixed alongside, a few edge faults and aging marks.
Beautiful group of Ships including advertising cards for Royal Mail Lines x5, Straits Steamship Co x4, P&O x4 (plus pocket-book 1929 Diary & Almanack), British India SN Co x4 including 'Dunera', Orient-Pacific, Henderson Line, Japanese Lines x3 & Dutch Lloyd, also silks of 'HMT Northland' & for 'RMS Tunisian', real photo of passengers on Oswestry Grange 'In the Indian Ocean/Dec 27th 1906', & a few others; then a batch of modern Ships; unused. [See also Lots 185 & 190]
(Qty 35 + moderns)
CANADA:Advertising cards c.1926 for Hudson's Bay Co (Winnipeg), c.1938 for Laura Secord Candies (superb!), and c.1939 for Montreal Pharmacy x2 different (one used),
UNITED STATES:1906-c.1926 advertising cards for Remington Typewriter (used, rounded corners), Armour & Co (Abattoir), Flanders 20 Pathfinder (Automobile), Rick & Hutchins ("Educators"), Welch Bros (Haberdashery) x4 different used, Andersen's Green Pea Soup & Puerto Rico El Toro Cigars (creased); also PPC of biplane with photo & facsimile signature of "Billy Parker", Columbia Picture fan card of Humphrey Bogart, and Singer Sewing Machine trade cards x4, condition variable.
POSTAL HISTORY: 1902 PPC 'Main Street Tangier' to Germany with Overprints on Gibraltar 5c pair, philatelic items with Overprints x5 including registereds from Larache & Tetuan, local advertising covers with GB stamps including for Joseph Hortz Tetuan (a postcard to Germany), Nestlé airmail to Switzerland & Hotel Nacional airmail to Germany, and 1941 GB/'TANGIER' combination franking airmail to USA at 1/7d rate, also a philatelic registered cover with 3pta on 2/6d Seahorse tied by Larache d/s, generally fine to very fine.
BOOKLETS:1928-34 2/- with ½d x12 & 1d x18, the panes with advertising in the margins SG SB12, only a few stamps remaining but otherwise intact & very fine, Cat £1800.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - Postal History
Four cartons of covers and postcards including postal stationery, PPCs with postmark interest noted ship cancels, RPOs, DPOs, etc, early 20th Century advertising and exposition items, Prexie frankings, postage dues, instuctional markings, official seals, destinations including Australia & China, large range of military mail with WWII APOs from variety of locations including quantity of Alaska, also noted Galapagos, POWs, etc, plus album of Korean War, then Flight covers, album of rocket mail with some autographed, FDCs including hand-painted, also a quantity of modern office mail, condition mixed but many fine. Weighs approximately 40 kgs.
19th Centurycovers accumulation starting with pre-stamp x28, 1851 3c imperfs x8, range of Banknote & First Bureau frankings with destinations including Australia, Denmark, Germany also 1886 5c Garfield to Burma and 1885 5c Grant to India, then postal stationery entires including 1855 10c green envelope, postmark interest with a few RPOs including 1884 'NORTHERN PACIFIC RR/WESTERN LAND DEPT' d/s, advertising & exposition items plus 'Fractional Currency' x3, condition very mixed but many fine.
(Qty 300 approx)