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Displaying 16 Lots in Category - Official Stamps



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Kangaroo Issues

150

O

Single volume collection in early stages of development with First Wmk to 2/-, Large 'OS' to 1/- including mint 9d & Small 'OS' to 1/- including fine 2d; Second Wmk to 2/- plus perf 'OS' 6d & 5/-; Third Wmk to 2/- (both) plus mint 5/- & perf 'OS' to 10/- CTO; Small Mult Wmk to 5/- CTO, CofA to 10/-, both 'OS' Opts, couple of 'SPECIMEN' Opts; plus an annotated array of mostly minor varieties including 6d brown "Broken Leg" commercially used. Good lot.

1000.00

$1,500.00



C of A KGV - King George V Issues

241

G/F

A/A-

Large 'OS/NSW' perfins selection comprising Single Wmk 1d Die II, 1d Die III & 1/4d, Smult Perf 14 d, CofA 1d 2d & 5d; also NSW Government perf 'OS' SMult Perf 13x12 4d & 6d Kooka; plus Vic Education Department 1d green Postal Card, fine unused; finally perf 'G/NSW' Robes 5/- & 10/-. Very scarce group.

800.00

$550.00



C of A - Postal History


381

C

C

1918 OHMS cover to USA with rare franking and a very late usage of First Wmk 2d perf Large 'OS' tied by Melbourne slogan cancel, 'PASSED BY CENSOR/7/3rd Military District' h/s in violet, the cover folded and aged still of reasonable appearance.

400.00

$280.00T






392

C

B

1933 OHMS cover with scarce franking of CofA KGV 5d optd 'OS' tied by 'ALTONA/VIC' cds, blue/black Registration Label, minor blemishes & opened-out.

200.00

$140.00T




395

C

A

1935 OHMS cover with rare franking of KGV d orange & Canberra 1d both perf 'OS/NSW', Metropolitan Meat Industry Commissioner imprint at lower-left. [Stated to be one of only two covers recorded with the Canberra perfin]

400.00

$800.00



AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General

458

*O

pre-WWI Official Perfins collection, all States represented with NSW 'OS' to 5/- plus 'GR' on 1d Wrapper cutout & 'GSB' 1d on PPC, South Australia 'SA' 2/6d mint, Tasmania 'OS' Pictorials to 6d, Victoria 'OS' to 5/- (2), Western Australia Commissariat Punctures (4), 'WA' 2/- & 5/- (inverted) and 'OS' 2/6d & 10/- etc, condition a bit mixed. Also an album of listings, articles etc.

400.00

$575.00



NEW SOUTH WALES - Official Stamps


472

F

C D1

Overprinted 'O S' 1887-90 10/- SG O37, repaired tear at right, Sydney duplex cancel, Cat 600. Rare commercially used.

400.00

$380.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History


527

C

B

1899 Surveyor-General's Office wrapper to Monarto District Council with 'O.S.' Opts 1d SG O81 & 2d SG O57 tied by GPO duplex. Unusual combination of narrow & wide overprints.

120.00

No longer available

528

PS

B

1901 Education Department printed registration envelope with Wide 'O. S.' 2d pair (one damaged) tied by Adelaide sq-circle, flap missing & minor blemishes; also Qld 1912 OHMS envelope to GB with 1d perf 'OS'.

120.00

$96.00T






529

C

B

1902 OPSO cover to (leprosy?) "Sanatorium/Cap Saint Jacques/Indo Chine" with remarkable 4-colour franking of Narrow 'O.S.' 6d & 1/- plus Wide 'O.S.' 1d & 2d, Hong Kong & Saigon transits & 'CAP ST JACQUES' arrival b/s, slightly trimmed at left on opening. Oh yeah!

600.00

$1,150.00T



VICTORIA


625

V

A C1

Officials: 1905-13 Crown/A KEVII 2 blue SG 432 perf 'OS', CTO with large-part o.g.

200.00

$340.00



VICTORIA - Postal History


661

C

C

1891 use of 'RETURNED MORE TO PAY LETTER' Envelope with First Issue 2d Postage Due affixed & struck with a dumb cancel, closed tear at top clear of the stamp.

100.00

$200.00T



INDIAN STATES


894

*

A C1

Feudatory States - Cochin Official Stamps 1933-38 Straight-Backed 'C' 3a vermilion SG O40 block of 4, Cat 160+.

100.00

No longer available


895

V

A B1

Feudatory States - Cochin Official Stamps 1943 'THREE PIES' on 1a Perf 11 & Perf 13x13 SG O67b & 67ba, Cat 120.

100.00

No longer available

NEW GUINEA - "G.R.I." Overprints


961

**

A B1

Overprinted 'O.S.': 1915 1d on 5pf SG O2 horizontal pair, Cat 160+.

140.00

$150.00



NEW ZEALAND - Postal History

1011

CL

B

1932 OHMS cover with 'OFFICIAL' 2d tied by fine 'WAITAKI HYDRO' cds (rated 6), minor stains. From TO 1/11/1928; closed 1/4/1938.

75.00

$55.00T




Displaying 16 Lots in Category - Official Stamps



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