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C of A - Postal History










296

PS

A/B

1923-34 Registration Envelopes comprising Sideface 5d, 'FOURPENCE/HALFPENNY' on 5d & 4d x3, Oval 4d & 5d x2 used, all but one with red R labels; also small Colonies group including Victoria 1893 1d Lettercard with 'LIST ROOM/No1' oval d/s, and 1903 2d Lettercard to Straits Settlements with 'PENANG TO SINGAPORE' marine sorter cds on face, etc, some minor blemishes. (Qty 19)

250.00

$240.00T












300

C/CL

KGV to QEII covers with some instructional handstamps including 'DAMAGED BY SEA/WATER' on 1930s cover to UK, better destinations including 1928 to Morocco (damaged), 1931 per KLM to Holland at 13/9d rate, 1937 to Egypt, 1938 to Hungary, 1951 to Hawaii, 1951 registered to Nyasaland, 1959 to Dominican Republic & 1965 to Gilbert & Ellice Islands, also c.1945 cover with 'PRESS MATTER' label to USA, etc, condition variable. A good lot. (Qty 20)

750.00

$950.00T
































301

C/CL

Three volumes of pre-decimal commercial & philatelic covers with better items including 1918 registered at 'JERVIS BAY/NSW' with 4d orange (cover faulty), 1922 to GB with 2d scarlet & 4d violet, KGV 1d Letter Card "RIVER YARRA" to GB, 1931 'RETURNED REGISTERED LETTER' envelope from Brisbane DLO, 1930s to GB with Vic Centenary 1/-, 1/- Anzac, 2/- Jubilee or 9d NSW Sesqui pair, another at 12/1d rate with 5/- Roo, 1941 Clipper cover to USA with 10/- Robes, 1940s to USA with 1 Robes, 1946 registered to USA with rare rubber 'GLEN IRIS/SE6' d/s, 1950 to GB with Stamp Centenary pairs, 1951 registered air to Czechoslovakia with Customs cachets & labels, 1951 to GB with Federation 3d pairs, 1957 air to USA with 4d booklet pane, 1958 to GB with War Memorial pair, 1963 registered air to USA with 10/- Arms, etc, condition variable. Another very good lot, especially for "usage". (Qty few 100)

1600.00

$4,600.00T




306

C

B

1928(Apr 3) commercial cover from Malaya with FMS 12c Tiger tied by 'TAIPING/FMS' cds, endorsed "By Air Mail only Sydney to Melbourne" but sent via Western Australia where boxed 'FORWARDED/BY AIR MAIL' cachet, 'DERBY' cds & 'T(6d")' h/s applied, on arrival at Brighton (Vic) Postage Due d x2 1d x2 & 3d affixed & cancelled with indelible pencil, minor blemishes. A remarkable cover, never before on the market. Proceeds to Walter & Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research.

500.00

$1,100.00




316

C

B

1962commercial cover to "NZ Met Station/Funafuti/Gilbert & Ellice Is" with QE 3d only & mss "T 4d", G&E Postage Due 1d & 3d tied by 'FUNAFUTI' cds, roughly opened & flap largely removed.

250.00

$340.00












318

C/CL

A/B

1972-73inwards penpal correspondence including from Kuwait, Zaire, Cuba, British Honduras, Belize, Bermuda, Cyprus, Costa Rica, Singapore, Trinidad & Tobago, Russia, Malta, New Caledonia, East Germany etc. [NB: these covers are actually to Papua New Guinea] (Qty 70)

100.00

No longer available




















































323

C

A/B

WWII CIVIL CENSORSHIPQUEENSLAND: Group with wide variety of Brisbane labels one maroon/white (recorded 10 days only) & cachets including 'RELEASE' [sic] x2, one with boxed 'PRIVILEGED MAIL/GOVERNOR OF QUEENSLAND/...' cachet, two with American Forces red/grey labels & defaced machine cancels (one excised & covered by part of a second label !), range of destinations including Penang, Denmark with huge 'OAT' cachet, Ireland, India, Singapore & France censored in Ireland (!), also inwards mail from Singapore, Persia, Papua, New Guinea including 1941 mission cover from Madang with '1 /NOT/OPENED BY/CENSOR/ 7' cachet and Australian & American Forces covers with '1'-in-circle h/s, plus Townsville x20 with various '1/2' labels & cachets, one with boxed 'UNIT POSTAL STATION/S57' d/s used at Thursday Island, generally fine to very fine. (Qty 87)

1000.00

$750.00T












325

C

A/B

WWII CIVIL CENSORSHIPVICTORIA: Inwards covers including Aug 1939 from Germany, Sep 1939 from Greece, Oct 1939 from Hungary, Mar 1940 from Java, Dec 1940 from Palestine, May 1941 from Java with 'By air to Australia and/onward airtransmission' cachet (note 'airtransmission' is one word), Nov 1941 from Fiji with 'When Opened by The Censor/Melbourne.../("there was no/enclosure")' label on the reverse, Feb 1942 registered from a Jewish refugee in Mauritius, Feb 1943 from Russia, Nov 1943 from the USA with label across the address "tied" by green/white 'RETURNED/TO SENDER/BY CENSOR' label, & a few others, generally fine to very fine. (Qty 15)

350.00

$270.00T



QUEENSLAND - Postal History




417

CL

C

1878(Jan 11) cover to France "Via Suez" with rare three-colour franking of 1d vermilion, 4d yellow & 6d apple-green tied by 'QL'-in-Rays of Brisbane (cds below), 'PARIS A RENNES/12/MARS/78/ B ' transit b/s & 'ST-SERVAN/ILLE ST VILLAINE' arrival b/s, a few faults.

200.00

$150.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History










432

CPS

Packet including 1872 with large 'P' h/s of Port Lincoln, 1881 to Germany with 9d violet, 1896 internal registered with 'O.S.' 2d & 4d, 1899 usage of German Postal Card with 2d added, 1902 registered to USA, 1905 Education Department registered cover with 5d perf 'SA', 1928 from Cuba with 1d Postage Due strip of 3, 3d Registration Envelope with 8d added & CTO, undated 1d OS Wrapper front to Mauritius uprated with 'O.S.' d & 1d, several with 'PAQUEBOT' or 'LOOSE SHIP LETTER' markings, etc, condition variable but those mentioned are fine to very fine.

500.00

$460.00






444

C

B

NORTHERN TERRITORY:c.1912 stampless NZ PPC to "B Tennant Esq/Batchelor's Experimental Farm/Northern Territory/ Queensland" (!) with NZ 'TO PAY/1d' h/s, redirected to "c/- Dr Huxtable/Ch Towers" (= Charters Towers Qld), corner bend. [In 1911, three experimental farms were established, one at Batchelor. Less than three years later, the government moved to shut down the farms at Batchelor and Daly River because of mismanagement]

150.00

$110.00



MISCELLANEOUS






















835

CPS

Box of interesting covers & Postal Stationerywith Flights, commercial airmails, philatelic frankings to Australia including from Berlin & Saar, other strong German content including commercial mail, Third Reich commemorative cancels - noted one with Olympics M/S - & propaganda Postal Cards plus Nazi cigarette cards x16 (superb), 1850s stampless 'DANZIG' to London, Swiss internment camp covers including 1940 with three different Polish camp cachets, Greece 1936 Rotary airmail cover to Sweden, etc, generally fine to very fine.

1000.00

No longer available
















878

CPS

Really interesting mostly 1920s commercial covers to Australiaincluding from Algeria x2, Poland, Greece, Spain, Lebanon, Russia x2, Hungary x9, Czechoslovakia plus 2kc75h IRC, Denmark 1927 with Surcharges (very early air from Scandinavia), etc, includes printed matter, air & registered usages; also from Iraq comprising registered x3, airmail x3 (one with printed 'AIR MAIL/ BAGHDAD-CAIRO' & one a postcard) & 1928 with white/red 'OVERLAND MAIL' label (the only such item we have seen to Australia); also Patiala & Cochin both to Iraq, & some European flight covers; condition variable. From a family correspondence never before on the market. Proceeds to Walter & Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research. (Qty 71)

500.00

$850.00












880

C/CL

Post-WWII commercial covers to Australiamostly by air with better origins Madagascar x3, Portugal, Venezuela, Seychelles, Fiji, Brazil, Vietnam, Sudan, Pitcairn Islands, Nigeria etc, plus the only covers to Australia we have seen from Aruba and Transkei, also many from GB with potential Machin interest, condition variable. From a "ham" radio source & never before on the market. Proceeds to Walter & Eliza Hall Institute for Medical Research. (Qty Qty)

400.00

$250.00



CEYLON - Postal History
































970

CPS

Airmail covers 1929-60 mostly commercial but the earlies are philatelic: Part One to GB including 1929 (June 23) First Acceptance x2, 1931 per little used Delhi-Karachi Extension & First Acceptance to Kenya (only 6 carried), 1935 inwards "City of Khartoum" crash with the "ambulance" cover & roneo'd label, 1936 "Scipio" crash x2 (one with cachet unrecorded by Nierinck), 1937 "Cygnus" crash, good range of frankings including lots of Jubilees & a part-parcel tag with KGV 50r!! and rates including 1936 20c & 1937 25c postcard rates, 1946 & 1949 parcel tags at 3r60c & 8r80c - including a 5r - rates, etc; Part Two to Europe including 1933 to Trieste, 1935 triple-rate to Sweden with 1927 2r, 1937 to Switzerland with 'BY AIR TO MARSEILLES' jusqu'a h/s, 1937 to Austria delivered by Vienna's Pneumatic Post!, 1939 underpaid to Switzerland with Postage Dues, 1946 to Hungary x2, 1947 from Swiss Consulate at 1r80c triple-rate, etc; Part Three to Other Destinations including 1922 flown within the USA (apparently commercial), 1931 to Java (philatelic; only 14 carried), 1932 underpaid to Java with Postage Dues, 1934 registered to New Zealand with 'MBI' perfins, 1937 linen parcel tag to New Zealand at 3r72c rate, 1937 underpaid to Newfoundland, 1939 to USA with '...has taken the liberty of forwarding this letter to you BY AIR...' label on the reverse, 1947 5r20c double-rate to USA with KGVI 5r, 1947 paquebot usage of Australian aerogramme back to Australia, etc; also a few inwards including 1948 from Aden & 1946 from Sarawak; generally fine to very fine. (Qty 78 items)

2000.00

$1,900.00
























971

C/CL

Airmail covers pre-WWII mostly commercial to Britain including 1929 First Acceptance, 1933 2r58c quadruple rate, 1935 & 1936 Paquebot usages, 1934 3r47c quintuple rate with 1927 1r & 2r, 1936 4r56c septuple rate, EAMS x2, etc, and to Other Countries including Australia 1935-36 x3, Burma 1934, Czechoslovakia 1936, Egypt 1936, France 1929 (very early) & 1937 Paquebot usage, Germany 1936 with 'BY AIR VIA ATHENS' h/s, 1937 2r10c triple-rate, 1937 & 1938 both underpaid and 1938 with 5c late fee, Iraq 1929 & 1931 both registered, Ireland 1933 usage of formular registration envelope & 1936 underpaid, Italy 1939 scarce 30c postcard rate, Sweden 1936, Switzerland 1936 from the Swiss Consulate, and United States 1932 1934 & 1937 all with London jusqu'a bars, etc, a few registered & a couple of PPCs, generally very fine. Ex David Norris. (Qty 59 items)

1000.00

$750.00










































972

CPS

Overseas Destination mail mostly pre-1960 & mostly commercial covers all to unusual destinations including Algeria (1947), Angola (1951), Argentina (1950 registered airmail parcel tag rated 18r with KGVI 5r strip of 3), Cambodia (1933 with Indo-China Postage Dues, damaged), China (1917 registered & censored with 'BRITISH POST OFFICE/HANKOW' arrival b/s), Colombia (1954), Danzig (1901), East Germany (1959), El Salvador (1939), Ethiopia (1949), Fiji (1953), German East Africa (1896), Gold Coast (1949, between governors), Guatemala (1891), Iran (1952), Iraq (1937, numerous instructional h/s), Japan (1887), Kenya (1936), Madagascar (1947, underpaid for airmail), Maldives (1958, taxed), Mesopotamia (1917, to "Ceylon Sanitation Corps/.../Busra"), Monaco (1938, underpaid with Monaco Postage Dues), New Caledonia (1958), Newfoundland (1938), Nigeria (1938, registered), Papua (1918, parcel tag rated 3r40 with KGV 1r & 2r), Philippines (1905, registered), Pitcairn Island (1947), Russia (1895, message in Russian), Siam (1899), Spain (1929), Sudan (1945), Tanganyika (1950), Transjordan (1949), Trieste Austria (1914, registered), Trieste Italy (1935), Tunisia (1933 airmail), Uganda (1932), Uruguay (1902), Yugoslavia (1948), Zanzibar (1896) etc etc, many airmails & other better usages, many with transit/arrival markings, generally fine to very fine. (Qty 75)

3800.00

No longer available

FRANCE


















1012

CPS

POSTAL HISTORY:Collection on leaves with pre-stamp entires x23, Imperf frankings including 10c ochre/lemon & 10c brown-ochre/yellowish on 1855 & 1856 entires, 10c bistre on 1859 town letter (part-outer only), two formular postal cards used in 1874, 1899 to Saigon with very fine 'LIGNE T/PAQ FR No 1' d/s, 1904 'VALUES RECOUVREES' envelope with Postage Due 10c, pre-WWII airmails to Australia including registered linen-backed front franked 31fr50c & a good range of other rates to 23fr25c, 1939 airmail to India franked 9fr25c, 1948 advertising cover airmail to Australia franked 80fr, etc, lots of postmark interest, condition variable. (Qty 170+)

500.00

$550.00



GREAT BRITAIN - Postal History
















1077

C

Large box of mostly covers from pre-stamps to modern including Line Engraved frankings, FDCs, airmails, etc, lots of duplex cancels, also about 200 PPCs including better subjects such as Post Offices & mostly with "skeleton" cds, some scarce destinations noted, condition variable. A good lot. (Qty many 100s)

600.00

$460.00



HONG KONG




1082

PS

(B)

1900'4 CENTS' on 3c Postal Card (reply half) to the ship's doctor aboard SMS "Mve" c/- the German Consulate at Matupi with superb 'AMOY/ A /FE20/00' cds, apparently missent to Sydney where endorsed in red "Matupi/New Britain", full message headed "Amoy ab SMS Irene 12 II 00", some soiling & repaired tear at right.

575.00

$440.00




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