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QUEENSLAND




424

Ω

a/a-

POSTAL FISCALS: 1871-72 Smaller Chalons Wmk Crown/Q Perf 13 6d 1/- 2/- 2/6d 5/- & 10/-, unused, Gibbons Cat 1750. [Under ultra-violet light, we could see no trace of cancellations having been removed. However, without being expertised, a conservative estimate is warranted] (Qty 6)

300.00

$230.00








425

STAMP DUTY: 1901 KEVII 1d violet to 10/- brown (ex 2/6d), condition variable, unused or large-part o.g., Elsmore Online at $170. (Qty 9)

100.00

No longer available

QUEENSLAND - Postal History




426

c

a-

1874 neat cover to Yorkshire "via Sydney/& San Francisco" with 3d greenish grey & 6d yellow-green tied by 'BRISBANE/ 2 /JA14/74/QUEENSLAND' cds, 'WHITBY/MR10/74' arrival b/s, piece of the flap missing. Carried per "City of Melbourne", departed Sydney 17/1/1872, arrived San Francisco 17/2/1874; "Russia" departed New York 25/2/1874, arrived Queenstown 8/3/1874.

250.00

$240.00T




427

c

b

1900 local cover with Boer War Charity 1d SG 264a tied by 'WARWICK/JY1801/+QUEENSLAND+' cds, the reverse stained.

300.00

$240.00T






428

ps

a

POSTAL CARDS - OFFICIAL: 1911 Four LIne Heading on Undivided Face as HG 17 with 'OS' perfin, for Department of Public Lands, to Gayndah in 1913 with Brisbane machine cancel. Very rare: unlisted in Higgins & Gage and only the second example we have recorded.

1000.00

$900.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA


429

g/f

a/b

Classic selection comprising London Printings 1d with almost full margins, 2d a very large single & a strip of 4 with almost full margins and 6d single & pair all with full margins; Adelaide Printings 2d x2, 6d (small corner nick) & 1/- orange (apparently the imperf issue); Second Roulettes 1/- yellow; and 'TEN PENCE' in Blue on 9d yellow four of six different positions of the overprint; a few small problems but generally very fine. (Qty 18)

1000.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA


430

f

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d deep yellow-green SG 5, margins close to good, 'PAID/ADELAIDE GPO' cds in blue, Cat 550. Ex Michael Haden. Sent to Peter Trahar for vewing. He will purchse if acceptable 19/05/2016

150.00

$115.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA




431

Ω

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d yellow-green SG 6, margins close to good, unused, Cat 8500. A beautiful example of this rare stamp: only a handful of unused examples across both shades have been recorded. [Michael Blake's slightly larger example sold at the Prestige auction of 7/2/2014 for $9200]

6000.00

No longer available




432

f

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d yellow-green SG 6, margins just shaved - at lower-right - to huge with a fragment of the adjoining unit below, neat void cancel of the GPO, Cat 650. An unusually fine example of this scarce stamp.

450.00

No longer available




433

*

a

1860-69 Second Roulettes 4d dull violet SG 27, remarkably well centred with the rouletting clear of the design on all sides, large-part o.g., Cat 140. A premium example.

250.00

$190.00






434

Ω

a

1860-69 Second Roulettes 'TEN PENCE' in Blue on 9d orange-red SG 35, unused, Cat 425.

250.00

$190.00






435

*

b

1870-71 Perf 10 '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d dull ultramarine SG 91, one short perf at the top, large-part (brown) o.g., Cat 1200. A rare stamp. [Dr Donald Pearce stated in "Shilling Violet" (Dec 1991) that "discolouration of the paper...is the norm". Michael Blake's unused example - no gum & a little aged - sold for $1380]

500.00

No longer available




436

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 10 'SPECIMEN' Overprints comprising 12mm Overprint on 2/6d 5/- 10/- 10 15 & 20; 17mm Overprint on 10/- 1 3 4 (defective) & 5; and the rare 18mm Overprint on 2/6d 5/- & 1; also Perf 11-12 20 reprint; a few problems but generally good to fine & mostly with large-part o.g. (Qty 15)

500.00

$1,000.00






437

Ω*

a/a-

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 10 50/- dull pink (no gum), 4 lemon-yellow (no gum) & 5 grey (large-part o.g.) each with 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, Cat 1200 for a set of 14. [The original Perf 10 issue is very scarce with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint. Despite Gibbons' note below SG 208a about most 'SPECIMEN' sets being reprints of the Perf 11-12 stamps, such sets are routinely advertised as being catalogued at 1200, with auction prices often approaching/exceeding $1000. Caveat emptor] (Qty 3)

150.00

$115.00






438

*

a/b

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 11-12 2/6d to 20 SG 195a-208a reprints (ex 5 brown & 15) all with 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, some characteristic perf & gum problems, large-part o.g. Ex Ed Williams. (Qty 12)

350.00

$320.00






439

*

b b2

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 11-12 20 claret SG 208a reprint with the Watermark Inverted, 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, a bit aged, large-part o.g. Ex Ed Williams: sold for $308 at the Prestige auction of 26/1/2002. [Ed Williams stated that only one sheet of 60 was printed with the watermark inverted]

250.00

No longer available




440

*

1904-12 Thick 'POSTAGE' Crown/SA 6d to 1 SG 284-292 & Crown/A 3d to 5/- SG 298-305, condition variable but the 1 is very fine, Cat 980 (minimum). (Qty 17)

350.00

$270.00



SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History




441

ps

b

NORTHERN TERRITORY: 1920 commercial usage of KGV 4d orange Registration Envelope with red Star on Flap, to Holland with large-part '[P]ARAP/8AP20/[NORT]HERN TERRITORY' cds (ERD) - a very fine strike on the reverse - and superb 'PARAP N.T.' h/s in violet in lieu of a registration label, removal of 2d stamp hardly detracts. Rated RRRR. Parap (1) renamed from Paraparap 1/12/1918; closed 8/10/1921.

150.00

$340.00




442

s

a a2-

Blackfellows Creek: 'BLACKFE[LLOWS] CREEK/SE13/94/S.A' largely fine strike on 2d orange. Rated RRRR. PO 12/4/1894; closed 31/5/1895.

150.00

$550.00






443

c

b a1+

Bookpurnong: 'BOOKPURNONG/OC15/04//S.A' superb b/s on a much-travelled large-part OHMS cover. Rated RRR. PO 2/4/1904; closed 15/1/1917.

150.00

No longer available


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