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Displaying 1 - 20 of 143 Lots in Category - New Zealand
C of A - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards
1919-23 Penny Halfpenny Sideface 1½d emerald-green with Footnote Added ACSC #P54, to New Zealand in 1924 with Melbourne slogan cancel, Cat $300. Superb!
C of A - Commemorative Covers
1932 Opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge 2d (rounded corner) 3d & 5/- tied to plain cover to New Zealand by superb 'SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE/29MR32/SE PYLON' cds, commemorative registration label, Sydney transit b/s, a few slightly toned perfs. [The Bridge actually opened 19.3.1932]
C of A - Postal History
1921 (Dec 1) usage of KGV 5d Registration Envelope to New Zealand with Kangaroo Third Wmk 6d blue tied by Sydney cds, red RL label. [The rate was 2d per ½oz x4 + 3d registration. NB: the stamp appears to have Extensive Retouching at Left, especially in the upper-half. No such variety is recorded in the ACSC]
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1940 & 1941 small double-rate Clipper covers Sydney to GB 1) Greenhalgh's Surgical Dressings etc advertising cover airmail with AIF 2d, Hermes 1/6d and 10/- Robes; and 2) with Koala 4d, KGVI 1/4d and 10/- Robes; a couple of minor blemishes.
Australia & World collection in four albums with lots of pickings throughout, the Australia includes SMult Wmk £2 Roo, mint KGV Heads to 1/4d, 5/- Bridge mint with large-part imprint & CTO, Robes both papers etc, then Great Britain including a very fine Penny Black & fair Tuppence Blue, QV 10/- blue mint (creased) & used, New Zealand including unmounted Smiling Boys, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine. Inspection will be rewarded.
Worldwide used accumulation in stockbooks, albums, Hagners & packets including Australia & Territories with range of New Guinea & Papua including a few NWPI overprints, Pacific Islands, New Zealand, Hong Kong, India and some China, Germany with Third Reich, etc, condition variable but many fine. Weighs 24kg.
World mint & used in 60+ albums some priced individually, also collection remainders noted British Comonwealth including Mauritius, South Africa with Transvaal in larger blocks, Canada used including QV to 50c, 1908 Quebec 7c & 10c, 1929 50c Bluenose, 1930s sets to $1, also foreign with plenty of USA, etc, lots of thematics, condition mixed but many fine. Weighs 75+kg.
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Worldwide accumulation mostly pre-WWII on leaves and in albums noted Australia & Colonies, Great Britain, British Africa, India, New Zealand & Dependencies, Sarawak 1934 low values in blocks of 4 **, Sweden 1866 17o violet, Austria, etc, some Foreign POs with overprints, condition mixed but many fine. Weighs 11kg.
World mint & used in 20+ albums, Hagners & stockcards some priced individually, also collection remainders, noted British Comonwealth including Australia, New Zealand, South Africa with Transvaal, Canada, USA, etc, some M/Ss and lots of thematics. Weighs 35+kg.
"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.
COOK ISLANDS - AITUTAKI: 1903 Overprints on NZ Perf 11 1/- bright red with No Stop after 'Tiringi ' SG 7a in horizontal pair, well centred, characteristic irregular perfs, hinge remainder, Cat £700+.
COOK ISLANDS PENRHYN: 1903 cover to Victoria with 1/- Kea & Kaka SG 16a tied by rubber 'PENRHYN ISLAND/ 7OCT1903/NEW ZEALAND' cds, Auckland transit & Melbourne arrival b/s, minor blemishes. [Photo above Lot 789]
NEW ZEALAND: 1871 cover to Otago with Chalons 1d orange x2 (both badly oxidised) & 'O24' cancels plus very fine 'MANUHERIKIA' cds (rated 7) alongside, 'PORT CHALMERS' arrival b/s, minor soiling. RPSofL Certificate (2004). "Manuherikia" = (loosely) using a wounded bird to attract more birds.
NEW ZEALAND: 1889 commercial cover with Sideface 1d & manuscript "Koputarua/20 8 89" cancellation, transit b/s of Wellington, Nelson - where 'N' obliterator applied - & 'BRIGHTWATER' arrival, soiled & part of the flap missing. Unrecorded by Richard Wooders so rated 10: our vendor states that two covers are recorded. PO 22.3.1889; renamed Koputaroa 1.4.1909.
NEW ZEALAND: 1898 Pictorials London Printings 1/- Kea & Kaka imperforate plate proof block of 4 in orange-red on ungummed unwatermarked paper, imperf printer's samples in purple-black x2 with different Waterlow Overprints, selection of various printings & shades x22 mint (one apparently Imperf at Top) & used x30 plus single with 3-Bars cancel, 'OFFICIAL' mint & a used block of 4, Smaller Designs 1/- imperf plate block of 4 in black, Overprints for Aitutaki x8 (two used), Niue & Penrhyn x3, generally fine to very fine. A good lot.
NEW ZEALAND: 1902-07 Pictorials with Watermark Perf 11 1/- brown-red CP #E18d (SG 315) upper-left corner block of 4 with characteristic rough perfs, virtually full o.g. the lower units being unmounted, Cat NZ$1280+ (£300++ mounted).
NEW ZEALAND: 1960 Pictorials 2d Ngutukaka (= Kaka's Beak) original stamp-size artwork in watercolour recessed in presentation mount (88x95mm) endorsed "B" in red-pencil at upper-right, minor soiling & light crease, plus engraved die proof in black affixed above the artwork & another at right in three colours tacked by upper-left corner. A unique developmental item. Ex De La Rue Archives. [The issued stamp was printed by De La Rue but in photogravure]
NEW ZEALAND: 1962 Health 2½d+1d Kakariki vertical pair with 2cm wide Paper-Join affecting both stamps CP #T34aX, unmounted, Cat NZ$1250.
NEW ZEALAND: 1974 8c Stewart Island horizontal pair from the left of the sheet Imperf at Left CP #SS14aZ, unmounted, Cat NZ$750.
NEW ZEALAND: 1975 Forest Parks 18c Kaweka with Blue Printing (Overlay) Completely Omitted CP #SS19aZ (SG 1077a), unmounted, Cat NZ$500 (£225). With a normal stamp for comparison.