Prestige Philately Auction 213 CatalogueCatalogue by themeOfficial Mail
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FIVE PENCE CHESTNUT - ROUGH PAPER: Punctured 'OS' (as always) BW #124 - a couple of minor defects from having been affixed partly off the envelope - tied to 1923 OHMS cover by Perth cds, large red/white registration label, 'WILLIAMS' arrival cds, Cat $1500 on cover. Michael Drury Certificate (2015).
THREE PENCE BLUE: Overprinted 'OS' tied to Victorian Forest Commission OHMS cover to California by 'CRESWICK/9MY/34/VICTORIA - 7 ' duplex, Cat $1200 on cover.
Unmounted block of 4, unmounted punctured 'G/NSW' single & overprinted 'OS' CTO block of 4 with large-part o.g., Cat $700+.
(Qty 3 items)
COVERS: Opening Day cover with the commemorative slogan cancel & 'SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE/ 1 ' cds; parcel label with 3d Plate Number '4' pair + Large Kookaburra 6d x3; Local OHMS cover with 2d overprinted 'OS'; and window-envelope for the illustrated telegram.
(Qty 4 items)
COVERS: 2d & 3d both overprinted 'OS' tied to CSIRO cover by air to "Cloncurry NT" - Cloncurry is actually in Queensland - by 'CANBERRA/28OCT/1932/FCT AUST' machine cancellation, Brisbane & Cloncurry transit datestamps, forwarded to "Burnside Station/Brocks Ck/NT", Cat $800 for just the 3d on cover. The rate was 2d letter rate per ounce + 3d airmail supplement per half-ounce. [Arthur's similar cover - both stamps damaged before being affixed - sold for $1130]