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Displaying 12 Lots in Category - Postmarks - Duplex Cancellations
VICTORIA - Postal History
1859cover from England with very fine 6d lilac SG 70 tied by 'PLYMOUTH/JU8/59 - 620' duplex, to "Mr Ford/Parish of Connaware/County of Grant/Melbourne..." with Melbourne & Geelong b/s of AU8/59, "turned" & returned to Turnchapel !! with Emblems 2d violet Horizontally Laid Paper SG 70 plus Perf 12 4d dull rose SG 83 tied by BN '2' of Geelong (b/s of SE9/59), superb 'PLYMOUTH/NO11/59' arrival b/s, the flaps opened-out for enhanced display, a bit soiled. A truly extraordinary cover. Carried per "Bombay" ex Melbourne 18.9.1859, arrived Suez 28.10.1859; then per "Delta" ex Alexandria 29.10.1859, arrived Southampton 10.11.1859. Ex Rodney Perry & Ken Barelli.
No longer available
1872(Sep 30) cover to London "Via Marseilles" with scarce franking of '9 9/ NINEPENCE' on Laureates 10d brown/pink SG 171 tied by Melbourne duplex, London arrival cds of SP30/72 in red on the face, GB 1d added for redirection fee & tied by superb 'LONDON-W/ 6 /SP30/72 - W/31' duplex, 'DEAL' arrival b/s, minor soiling & part of the flap missing.
1890cover with Cuthbert Hamilton Wynne & Co Solicitors imprint on the flap, to London with rare franking of 1/6d orange tied by 'ENGLISH MAIL TPO/DE16/90 - VICTORIA' duplex cancel on cover to London arrival b/s of 9JA91, minor blemishes. [The rate was 6d ship letter x2 + 6d late fee for posting directly onto the English Mail TPO to Adelaide]
POSTAL STATIONERY- POSTAL CARDS - OFFICIAL: 1905 (circa) 1d with 'OS'-of-Dots in the Die for Board of Advice, local usage at Winchelsea with duplex of JE21/05. Rare. [There are at least four sub-types of the Board of Advice cards. This is Carl Stieg's #D5, of which he records only one usage, on 11.5.1905]
VICTORIA - Barred Numerals
458:Framed duplex (?) - numeral-half only - of Bealiba on 2d violet. Not recorded by Freeman & White. [Goldmining. The numerals are obvious & there appears to be the outer rim of a duplex datehead at left. Intriguing]
VICTORIA - Postmarks
Box of mostly 1901-12 covers & PPCs with a good range of cds and Barred Numerals including duplexes, very few Tatts items, mostly rather pedestrian & in rather mixed condition but there are pickings.
(Qty few 100)
Melbourne:Carton with a largely unsorted array of duplexes, 1890s cds cancels & double-circle cds plus numerous related covers, condition very mixed. Completely unchecked by us.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postal History
1891 1d Postal Card to Vic with Albany KGS duplex; 1898 Orient Line cover to GB with GB 2½d tied by Albany PO duplex; and 1913 OHMS cover with 2d punctured 'OS' pair, 'CUE' cds & superb DLO boxed d/s.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Postmarks
Album of mostly PPCs including with BN '17' & 'AUSTRALIND' "tie" x3, 'COOKERNUP/WA-PO' duplex x20, 'ISRAELITE BAY', 'MENZIES/WESTERN AUSTRALIA - PO' duplex x2, etc, condition variable.
(Qty 150 approx)
Original oldtime collection in springback album with hundreds of imperf Penny Reds & Penny Stars, other QV values to 2/- blue including 1862-64 9d straw x3, 1884 5d green x2 & 1/- green, many on piece including four pages of 1871 Halfpennies (one noted as Plate '9'), a few mint KEVII to 1/- pair, etc, lots of postmark interest especially duplexes including many "spoons", also range of Revenues; condition rather mixed but many are fine to very fine used. High catalogue value.
(Qty many 100s)
GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History
Large box of mostly covers from pre-stamps to modern including Line Engraved frankings, FDCs, airmails, etc, lots of duplex cancels, also about 200 PPCs including better subjects such as Post Offices & mostly with "skeleton" cds, some scarce destinations noted, condition variable. A good lot.
(Qty many 100s)
SOUTH AFRICA - (Provinces)
BOER WAR:1901 cover to the NSW Mounted Infantry Quartermaster in South Africa with ½d & 2d tied by 'WEST MAITLAND/NSW - 64' duplex, Sydney transit b/s, minor blemishes.