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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Collection in nine albums with numerous pickings throughout notably Roos to 10/- x3 & £1 grey including First 2/- x2, Second 5/- and Third 2/- brown with 'HB' puncture plus some unused/mint values, lots of KGV Heads - unchecked by us for shades or varieties - with mint blocks of 4 including Penny Reds x7 & 1d red Die III (*/**), Kooka M/S mint, duplicated better 1930s Commems including 2/- Jubilee mint x3, CTO range including all perf 'OS' Commems, 6d Engraved x2 & 5/- Bridge, £sd Navigators, Decimals mostly unmounted mint including 1971 Christmas block of 25, etc, condition variable but inspection will reveal lots of higher grade material.
Collector's duplicateswith lots of pickings including KGV Heads 1d reds x27, 1d Die III, punctured 'OS' Single Wmk 2d orange block of 4 & 1/4d, 'OS' Overprints set, KGVI 3d blues x6, Robes Thin Paper £1 (**), 2/- & 2/3d commemoratives, £sd Navigators, etc, condition variable.
(Qty few 100)
Large accumulation with a few Roos & KGV Heads then extensive Pre-Decimals including imprint & plate number blocks, 'OS' overprints & punctures, noted 1/- ANZAC ** & used block of 5, Arms set ** & used in blocks of 4 plus 10/- 'SPECIMEN', Navigators ** & used, a few Decimals including 1971 Christmas block of 25, also Colonies range from imperfs with values to £1, potential postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
1914-65 complete used collection (ex Roos & KGV Heads) including 5/- Bridge CTO, KGVI 3d White Wattles, Robes both papers, Navigators (8), also complete 'OS' punctures & overprints, plus some Decimals, a few packs & Norfolk Island **, some toning.
1913-85 used collection with range of Roos to 10/-, KGV Heads apparently complete including 4½d Die II CTO & 'OS' Overprints, Pre-Decimals reasonably complete ex Kooka M/S & Kingsford Smith 'OS' duo but with 5/- Bridge and extras including BCOF Overprints, Decimals mixed mint & used with some duplication noted 1970 Anpex M/S CTO & 1971 Christmas block of 25 ** (minor toning), condition variable but many fine.
Collection of blocks of 4including Kangaroos 3rd Wmk 1/- Harrison Imprint with Break in Tasmanian Coast, CofA Wmk 9d Ash Imprint (Second State), KGV Heads Single Wmk 4d orange, 4d violet & 4½d, SM Wmk 2d brown punctured 'OS', CofA Wmk 5d Ash Imprint, 1931 Kingsford Smith & 1936 SA Centenary sets of imprints, Decimals with some booklet panes & 1971 Christmas block of 25, etc, many fine but some aging/toning on earlies so careful inspection recommended.
Mint accumulation1914-70s noted KGV 1d Engraved x28 including imprint block of 8, Kookaburra 3d M/S and 6d Engraved x2, 1930s plate number blocks **, Arms set plus £2 'SPECIMEN', coil tester pairs, quantity of KGVI & QEII imprint blocks, QEII 5d green booklet plate number '- 2 -' block, a few Decimals including booklet panes plus $00.00 Frama, also KGVI 5/10d parcel label cut-out, condition variable but many fine.
Official Puncturesaccumulation with strength in Kangaroos & KGV Heads noted Roos First Wmk 2/- Large 'OS' and Small 'OS' x2, CofA Wmk 5/- 'G/NSW' on piece with 2/- x2, KGV Rough Paper 5d punctured 'OS', a few later with Robes 5/- 'VG' block of 4, also some 'T' and 'WA' punctures, condition variable but many fine.
Accumulationmostly used from Kangaroos noted 5d Large 'OS' and Third Wmk 5/-, KGV some mint including 'G/NSW' and 'VG' punctures, Commems with a few mint also, then huge quantity of Decimals used plus some FDCs, condition mixed but mostly fine.
Mint & used accumulationnoted KGV Heads 2d orange Inverted Wmk punctured 'OS' x2, 2d brown SM Wmk marginal block of 4 **, some 'OS' and 'NWPI' overprints, Arms sets x2 plus 'SPECIMEN' set *, imprint blocks & larger multiples, then huge quantity used to modern on 100s of Hagner pages, in albums & envelopes, possible postmark interest, condition mixed but many fine.
State Government Punctures array in large stockbook with 'G/NSW' values to 5/- Arms & decimals to 60c; 'T' with a few Roos & KGV Heads, later to 10/- Arms x2 & 2/- Royal Visit strip of 3, Decimals with many blocks including Navigators 50c block of 24 & $2 x180 including two blocks of 4, $2 Gums strip of 4, etc; 'VG' with KGV 3d x2 4d & 5d x2, Large Kooka 6d, Large Lyrebird x2, 5/- Cattle strip of 3, 2/5d Wren Cream Paper, 5/- Dampier pair, excellent group of better decimal values to $5 Mentone with multiples including 25c Wren block of 4, 15c Timber pair, 11c Education strip of 3, 20c Butterfly block of 10; lots of duplication. Excellent research lot.
1913-65 Collectionon Schaubek hingeless pages mostly used with Kangaroos 1st Wmk to 2/- including 3d Die II x2, 2nd Wmk to 2/- (crease), 3rd Wmk to 5/- x2, SM Wmk to 5/-, CofA Wmk to 10/-, KGV complete by perfs & wmks with some extras including ½d 'Cyprus' green **, 1930s Commemoratives & later mostly complete including 5/- Bridge CTO, Kooka M/S * (hinged in margin only) & Navigators set (8), also BCOF set * and a few 'OS' overprints, many selected fine used with cds cancels, condition generally fine. (100s)
COMMERCIAL PERFINS:Accumulation with strength in Kangaroos & KGV Heads noted Roos Third Wmk 2/- & 5/- 'ES/&Co/Ltd' and 6d blue 'A' block of 4, large variety of users, also Australian Colonies/States with both commercial & official punctures, condition variable but many fine.
C of A - Kangaroo Issues
Mint selectionwith First Wmk 3d x3 (one **) including variety ACSC #12(1)e (Cat $1200) & 9d variety #24(2)i; Second Wmk 2d 2½d & 9d #26(2)r (faded & regummed, Cat $1200 mint); Third Wmk 3d punctured 'OS/NSW', 6d blue punctured 'OS', 9d variety #27(4)o, 2/- brown, 2/- maroon x2 including variety #38(2)j, 5/- variety #44(D)v, £1 grey & £2 with Type C 'SPECIMEN' Overprint; SMult Wmk 9d x4 including varieties #28(3)d (rounded corner) & #28(4)o, 2/- variety #39(2)j in pair & Ash Imprint pair, 10/- variety #49(V)o (Cat $2000) & £2 'SPECIMEN' with variety #57(D)o; and CofA Wmk 2/- varieties #40(2)fc & ka, 5/- varieties #46(D)j & n, 10/- x2 including variety #50(D)e, plus 'SPECIMEN' 10/- £1 x3 & £2 x3 all with varieties; plus some NWPI Overprints to 2/-; many with gum-side issues so careful examination is recommended.
Mostly used in quantity noted 10/- CofA x2, 5/- SM Wmk 'OS' CTO x2, 9d Large 'OS' x4, plenty of 2/- maroons plus other values on parcel pieces, bulk in envelopes to 1/-, possible postmark & variety interest.
Used selectionwith varieties First Wmk 3d ACSC #12(1)f & 12(2)f, 5d #16(1)e & 9d #24(2)p; Second Wmk 2d #6(1)d & h, #6(2)e & unlisted Deformed First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', 2½d #10(1)p & 10(2)g; Third Wmk 3d #13(2)g, 6d blue Wmk Inverted & #20(U)d, 6d brown #21(U)h, 9d #26(2)pa, 9d Die IIB #27(3)d, 27(4)ga & m, 1/- #32(2)g & k, 1/- Die IIB #33(3)f, #33(4)f j & L, 2/- brown #37(1)g 37(2)f & 37(U)g, 2/- maroon #38(1)i & j 38(2)e & unlisted White Flaw below First 'A' of 'AUSTRALIA', 5/- #44(D)d g L m s & ua; SMult Wmk 9d #28(3)g & 2/- #39(2)m; and CofA Wmk 9d #29(3)e & ga and 29(4)L, 2/- Die II x13 varieties plus Grossly Misperforated, 5/- #46(V)o CTO, 46(D)e & L and unlisted No Ears on Roo, and £2 #50(D)k, condition variable but generally good to very fine.
No longer available
Punctured 'OS' selectionwith 1st Wmk Large 'OS' to 5/- & Small 'OS' to 2/- including 3d Die II, 2nd Wmk set complete, 3rd Wmk to 5/- plus 3d Die II with White Flaw over 'T' ACSC #13(1)d (toning) and 10/- CTO, SM Wmk to 5/-, also both 6d 'OS' Overprints, condition mixed but many fine, Cat $8000+.
Selection on Hagnerincluding First Wmk 2½d CTO, Third Wmk 3d with 'ES/&Co/LTD' perfin, 6d blue with unidentified perfin & 2/- brown x2 (one punctured 'OS/NSW'), 10/- with 'CAIRNS' cds & 10/- punctured 'OS' with 'REGISTERED/MELBOURNE' cds, CofA Wmk 5/- punctured 'W/A', etc, generally fine to very fine.
Used selectionincluding 1st Wmk range to 5/- noted 2d inverted wmk, 2nd Wmk 5/- 'OS' puncture, 3rd Wmk 5/-, 10/- & £1 grey, SM Wmk 2/- with 'S' of 'AUSTRALIA' Flaw, 5/- 'OS' puncture & 10/- and CofA Wmk 10/- & £1, condition variable but many fine. Retail $4000+.
Accumulationincluding First Wmk to 9d * and Third Wmk to 2/- (both) *, CofA 10/- and £1 used plus 'SPECIMEN' set, others used in quantity including 'OS' punctures, some NWPI overprints, possible postmark interest, condition very mixed so careful inspection recommended.