Prestige Philately Auction 227 CatalogueCatalogue by theme"Cinderellas"
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 33 Lots in Category - "Cinderellas"
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Collector's odds n sods with used KGV Heads & decimals including scarcer values, WWI '[flag]/STICK FOR/ AUSTRALIA' label corner block of 12, commercial perfins including unusual patterns, etc, plus some covers including 1951 Sydney DLO 'RE-ENCLOSED LETTER' envelope registered & a few WWI items plus some PPCs of ships used as Troop Transports, philatelic cover with 'KILLIECRANKIE/TAS-AUST' cds (rated RR), etc.
(Qty many 100s)
Large box with "Cinderellas" including sheets, unused post office stationery including various PO labels, many oversize items, generally very fine.
C of A - Coil Stamps
1938-49 DefinitivesPerf 15x14 KGVI scarlet coil tester strip of 5, two units with trimmed perfs on one side, two units unmounted.
C of A - Commemorative Covers
1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge2d Typo (faulty), 3d blue and 5/- green tied 'SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE/22 MAR/1932/NSW/POSTED ON BRIDGE/DURING OPENING/CELEBRATIONS' slogan cancel, green/gold Bridge label on back, stamps fine, couple of light ink marks.
No longer available
C of A - Postal History
Group including 1915 Sydney postcard wallet with KGV 1d red x2, 1923 to UK with KGV 2d and boxed 'DAMAGED BY IMMERSION/IN SEA WATER IS' h/s, 1925 registered with large red 'DARWIN' label, 1938 with 'GEELONG CENTENARY' cinderella, 1941 POW postcard airmail to England, STO envelopes for Brooke's Coffee (illustrated) and Australian Glass, also batch of Pre-Decimal FDCs and commemorative covers with range of cachets, etc, condition generally fine.
RAILWAY STAMPS:1872 Southern & Western Railway 1/- imperforate plate proof in blue on thin card, margins good to large, magenta pen-cancel across the face. See Elsmore's footnote below #QR2: rated RRRR. [Ray Kelly's similar proof - stained on the reverse - sold at the Prestige auction of 1.12.2007 for $977]
LOCAL STAMPS:1897 Coolgardie Cycle Express Camels 2/- & 5/-, unused with no gum.
LOCAL STAMPS:1897 Coolgardie Cycle Express Camels 6d 2/- & 5/-, characteristic "sandy" gum.
LOCAL STAMPS:1897 Lake Lefroy Goldfield Swan 6d pink/green, good colour, perf faults, unused. A presentable example of this scarce Goldfields local. [Unrecorded in the Pope & Reynolds Census]
"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.
Mostly foreign array with lots of "Cinderellas" & Revenues including British Railway Stamps, Brunei selection including Japanese Occupation 12c x3 & 30c mint, also batches of Indian pre-stamp entires with intaglio handstamps, commercial & philatelic paquebot covers, and Egyptian covers including commercial airmails & some Postal Stationery, condition variable.
THEMATICS & TOPICALS
ROCKET MAIL: Mostly European collection of 1934-60s covers from Austria, Belgium, France & the Netherlands, plus vignettes including M/Ss & a few tÍte-bÍche, generally very fine. No reserve.
SCOUTING:Worldwide mostly post-WWII stamps & covers etc in ten albums, pickings including 1936 SA Centenary Corroboree registered cover, meter cancels including illustrated types, lots of M/Ss.
Large accumulation in albums etc with many earlies in rather mixed condition but some attractive stamps noted, later issues in profusion, some modern mint, booklets & FDCs, also five pages of mostly mint Julen labels including blocks of 4, some DWI & Greenland.
"CINDERELLAS": 1945 'PATRIOTI/VALLE BORMIDA' 5c to 2L50c complete sheetlets of 10, no gum as issued, very fine. Rarely offered in this format.
(Qty 6 sheets)
ISRAEL:1948 Coins 15m M/Ss in blue, carmine or black, Bale Cat US$750. Superb!
Mint & used accumulation including 1959-79 Health M/Ss, a few Revenues & Cinderellas, Flight Covers noted 1930s autographed & 1940 Trans-Pacific postcard at 2/4d rate, FDCs, etc, also Pacific Islands with Pitcairn Islands 1940-83 almost complete mint (** from 1970) & similar 1940-73 used, Samoa 1963-86 apparently complete **, Tokelau booklets in quantity, batch of covers with Tonga Tin Can Mail, Campbell Paterson loose-leaf (1987) & Penny Dominion book.
NEW ZEALAND - Revenues
Mixed group noted Stamp Duty Coat of Arms Surcharges range including £300 on 1944 piece with £40 pair (punched) & un-surcharged £4/10/- and £35 on 1953 piece with £1 'FINE/PAID', Saving Stamp 1d Thrift x5 (including one * & pair used), quantity of Social Security & Employment issues, range of Lands & Deeds including £3 £5 & £10 (couple of short perfs), a few Fine Paid, Mortgagee's Indemnity Fee & Not Liable the latter including 1875 QV Long Type (perfs trimmed off), condition mixed but many fine, Kiwi 2016 Cat NZ$3000+.
Complete probate documents with various mostly QV Long Type adhesives 1) 1907-21 x4 with embossed cancels on £3/10/-; 4/- & £2; 8/- 10/- & 45/-; and 10/- & £8 (damaged); and 2) 1930-47 x5 with 'FINE PAID' perfins on 5/- £7 £30 & £100; 30/- £4 £30 £45 & £50; £200 (+ Arms £30 x2); the last two with Arms 8/- £3 & £7 pair; or 15/- & £3; usual folds otherwise generally fine to very fine.
(Qty 9 documents)
STAMP DUTY:1867 QV Lithos Imperforate duplicated used range ideal for further study noted 1/4d x2, 1/6d pair, 1/8d, 2/- red & blue x2, 2/4d, 2/6d Large Value x2, 3/4d x2, 3/6d, 3/8d, 6/8d, 7/- purple & red (pin-holes), 9/-, 15/- 'EIFTEEN' error (outer frame trimmed), £6 x2, £7, 7/10/- (thin), £8 & £9, well above-average condition with many fine 4-margin examples including a number with cachets or datestamps instead of the usual pen cancels, Kiwi 2016 Cat NZ$5500+ for pen cancels.