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Displaying 1 - 20 of 25 Lots in Category - unusual origins or destinations




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Flight Covers - Commercial












290

C/CL

An excellent group of mostly commercial covers to overseas destinations including Sudan (1936), Malaya (1934, with 9d Macarthur), Germany (1939, at 5/1d rate with scarce 'AUSTRALIA-GREECE' jusqu'a h/s), Denmark (1938), Burma (1933, with 6d brown Roo & KGV 1d green both with 'VO' perfins of Vacuum Oil) etc, many better frankings and rates, a few are registered & a few from WWII including two Clipper Mail covers to GB, condition variable. (Qty 22)

600.00

$460.00T



NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History


362

PS

B

1894 usage to Saxony of 1d Postal Card uprated with 1d (overpaid ½d) tied by 'TRAVELLING PO No3 SOUTH A/ U /OC11/94/NSW' cds, superb 'ALTENBURG/(SACHSEN-ALTENBURG)' arrival cds on the face. Ex Ed Druce.

200.00

$160.00T



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History

TASMANIA - Postal History




442

C

B

1905 illustrated Northern Tasmanian Tourists Association envelope to "Rewa River/Fiji" with ½d Pictorial & '1½d' on 5d tied by Launceston cds, Suva b/s, minor staining still attractive.

150.00

$360.00T



VICTORIA - Postal History




604

C

B

Melbourne: (Dec) stampless envelope to a soldier in India "by first ship" rated "3" in red for shipletter, oval 'SHIP LETTER/MELBOURNE' b/s in red & boxed 'BOMBAY/SHIPLETTER/18   /Bearing   2' postage due b/s, minor blemishes.

450.00

No longer available


640

PS

B A2+

Bureau of Agriculture: superb large-part strike in violet on 1896 front to the French Consul at Cape Colony, Perth duplex, folded at left. Rated RRRR. Unusual destination.

300.00

No longer available


660

PS

C A1-

Governor: Type 1 (crown) fine strike in blue slightly obscured by 'FREMANTLE RAILWAY STATION/ WA - PO' duplex, on 1899 envelope to 'SINGAPORE' (b/s), fine 'PAID/OFFICIALLY/WEST AUSTRALIA' h/s as required on mail to overseas addresses, a bit knocked-about but clean. Unusual destination.

200.00

$160.00



CEYLON - Postal History




721

C

(B)

1915 cover from Japan to a female internee at Diyatalawa typically resealed with selvedge from a sheet of 5c stamps which is tied by fine 'OPENED UNDER MARTIAL LAW' handstamp, very fine boxed Censor d/s, straight-line 'UNCLAIMED' h/s probably applied at the Camp (not recorded by Proud for the Camp or Colombo) & endorsed "PR" (Paroled?) in blue pencil, Colombo RLO b/s, repaired tears.

150.00

No longer available

CEYLON - Flight Covers - Commercial




749

C

B

1930 commercial cover to Iraq Railways at Basra ('MAGIL' & 'BASRA' b/s) endorsed "20 grams", KGV 30c & 50c tied by 'BANDARAWELA' cds, blue registration label, repaired corner at upper-right. Unusual destination.

100.00

$75.00T



FIJI - Postal History




820

C

B

1929 commercial cover endorsed "Printed Matter/Only" to Newfoundland (!) with ½d tied by light 'PO BA' cds, St Johns arrival b/s, minor blemishes. Exceptional destination.

150.00

$115.00T












830

CPS

INWARDS MAIL: Excellent group including 1881 from New Zealand, 1885 & 1898 from NSW, 1886 from Victoria, 1896 from Switzerland, 1899 & 1909 from New Caledonia, 1900 from French POs in China, 1900 from Cook Islands & Gewrman Samoa, 1902 from Austraian POs in the Levant, 1906 & 1931 from Russia, 1906 from Mozambique to "Fiji Islands/Amerique du Sud"(!), 1908 from Guatemala, 1908 from Rumania with 'Missent to/Seattle Wash' h/s, 1911 1d Postal Card ("Shipping at Nukualofa Wharf") from Tonga, etc, condition a bit mixed. (Qty 32)

750.00

$2,000.00T






845

C

A

1965 tourist's PPC back home to Belgium with 6d Drummer pair tied by Nadi Airport cds, fine boxed 'O.A.T./F.S.' h/s (Heifetz Type #XIX) applied at London.

150.00

$220.00T



FIJI - Postmarks




888

C

C C1-

Suva: 'POST OFFICE/SUVA, FIJI' partly indistinct but largely complete strike in purple on the reverse of cover from Sydney to "Colonial Sugar Co/Rewa River/Suva Figi", soiling & opened a bit roughly. Rare and unrecorded by Proud.

500.00

$460.00T










954

C=

Unclaimed: Straight-line 'UNCLAIMED' (Proud #I10) on 1914 piece & on 1911 PPC from Cape Verde Islands (also with 'REFUGO/PORTUGAL' & '....CABO VERDE/REFUGO' cds); 1958 local cover with #I13 in violet; 1954 local OHMS cover with a larger rubber type unlisted by Proud; 1971 defective OHMS cover to Nadroga with 'RETURN TO SENDER' & 'NOT AT GIVEN ADDRESS' both in red. (Qty 5 items)

200.00

$270.00T



NEW GUINEA - "N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS" Overprints




1033

C

B

1919 cover to Fiji with Fifth Setting 1d 2d & 2½d tied by Madang cds, hand-drawn registration "cachet" in blue, Suva arrival b/s & boxed registration h/s on the face, minor blemishes. Unusual destination.

300.00

$625.00T




1034

CL

A-

1920 registered philatelic cover to Belgium via Sydney (b/s) with Fifth Setting pairs of ½d 2d 2½d 9d 1/- & 2/- tied by 'MOROBE' cds, mss "R443" in blue-pencil.

250.00

$525.00




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