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Displaying 61 - 80 of 67 Lots in Category - Mining
NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues
Undated Birds 2/- to £1, 1935 Bulolo £2 & £5, 1939 Bulolo 9d to £1, and a few low values, a few minor blemishes, Cat £1700+.
1925-27 Hut Airs(the 5/- a corner example with Short 'I' in 'AIR', unmounted), and 1939 Bulolo Airs, mostly lightly to very lightly mounted, Cat £1350.
1932-34 Undated Birds2d 3d 5d 6d & 2/- to £1, 1939 Bulolo 5d (vertical) & £1, all in horizontal pairs, Cat £760+.
No longer available
1939 Bulolo AirsFirst Day Covers with all values to 9d on five plain covers with Rabaul cds of 1MAR39, some toning/soiling. [Most "FDCs" are from later releases at outlying post offices]
1939 Bulolo Airs4d 5d and 1/- to £1 SG 217 218 & 221-5 blocks of 4, some minor staining/aging consistent with having been removed from bullion tags, all with 'BULOLO' cds of various dates, Cat £3400+ as single sets. Used blocks are rare.
(Qty 7 blocks)
1940 Centennialvertically se-tenant stampsize photographic proofs of James Berry's essays for 1) ½d Arrival of Maori, 1½d Abel Tasman (with the central vignette replaced from a different sheetlet in scarlet) & 2½d Immigrants in yellow-brown; and 2) 4d Flag Raising, 8d Transport & 5d Gold Mining (with the central vignette replaced from a different sheetlet in grey-green). Important developmental proofs for this key commemorative issue. [James Berry was responsible for 10 of the 12 issued designs] (2 items)
PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Issued Stamps
1946-48batch of airmail covers to Cuthbert's Misima Goldmine Ltd in Sydney with various Australian adhesives tied by 'SAMARAI' or 'BWAGAOIA' cds, one of the earliest underpaid with Postage Due 3d pair tied by Sydney cds.