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Displaying 1 - 20 of 25 Lots in Category - Parcel Post
C of A - Postal History
Parcel Post group with PP labels including c.1910 Victoria x2 (one damaged), 1930s-40s types x6; & Parcel Post Customs Declaration Forms including 1890s long cover to GB with NSW form on the reverse, 1910 large-part Queensland black/pink form with 1/- pair tied by 'PARCEL POST/ROCKHAMPTON' cds, 1935 CofA form with KGV 1/4d tied by 'NEBO/QUEENSLAND' cds, 1940s various forms from food parcels at 3/7d (2) or 5/10d rates (3) with adhesives to 5/-; etc, condition rather mixed, also some post-WWII unused labels including "...Liquids" types & forms. Ex Robin Occleshaw.
CARRIER STAMPS: Bryce Ltd 1950 1/- orange block of 4, unused.
QUEENSLAND - Postal History
TASMANIA - Postal History
1904-07 "pseudo-parcels" (one a large piece only) with all-different 'TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS/ PARCEL' labels on white, bluish (2) or greenish (2) stocks, a few faults/repairs but quite presentable. [Sending mail by rail subverted the postal prohibition on delivery to Tattersalls] (Qty 5 items)
WESTERN AUSTRALIA - Railway Stamps
Balance of the collection with 1905-06 Small Format Perf 12 6d 9d & 1/-, Perf 11 3d 6d 9d 1/- x2 shades & 5/- (serious fault), 1907 Large Format ¼d (mint, badly toned) 3d 6d 9d 1/- & 2/6d, No Wmk 6d, Thin Paper 3d 6d 9d 1/- 2/- x2 (one poor) & 2/6d, 1952 New Designs 9d (mint) 1/- & 3/-, and 1961 3d (mint) & 4/-, condition rather mixed. (Qty 28)
1905 (Aug 1) Small Format No Watermark Perf 12 ¼d green (a few jumped perforations) to 10/- red (corner crease) complete, a few minor imperfections, 6d with part-o.g. otherwise mostly very lightly mounted with large-part o.g., Elsmore On-Line Cat $1500+. Very scarce set. [NB: ¼d to 2d are inscribed 'NEWSPAPER' at the top] (Qty 12)
1905 (Aug 1) Small Format No Watermark Perf 12 ¼d green inscribed 'NEWSPAPER' at the top, well centred, a couple of almost imperceptible tonespots, large-part o.g., Elsmore On-Line Cat $90. [A similar example sold for $368 at our auction of 24/10/2009]
1905 (Aug 1) Small Format No Watermark Perf 12 1d 6d 9d 1/- & 5/-; also 1906 Perf 11 1d 3d 6d 9d 1/- & 2/6d plus additional very distinctive shades of the 3d 6d 9d & 2/6d; a few small imperfections but mostly fine to very fine, Elsmore On-Line Cat $580+. (Qty 15)
1907 Large Format Wmk 'WA/[crown]/GR' ¼d green (tonespots), ½d yellow, 1d orange (tonespots) & 3d ultramarine, large-part o.g., Elsmore On-Line Cat $390. (Qty 4)
1907 Large Format Wmk 'WA/[crown]/GR' 3d 6d 9d 1/- 2/- 2/6d 4/- (thinned) & 10/- plus distinctive shades of the 3d 6d & 2/6d, a few minor faults but generally fine to very fine, Elsmore On-Line Cat $300. (Qty 11)
1907 Large Format Wmk 'WA/[crown]/GR' 2/- brown with 'GDCo' perfin of Goode Durrant & Co , well centred, neat '12' cancellation, Elsmore On-Line Cat $200.
1912 No Watermark ¼d pair (very scarce multiple, toning), 1d 3d 6d 9d 1/- 2/- (a bit creased) & 4/-, generally fine to very fine, Elsmore On-Line Cat $225. (Qty 9)
1916 Wmk 'WA/[crown]/GR' all-different shades comprising 3d (3), 6d (3), 9d (2), 1/-, 1/6d (2), 2/- (2), 2/6d (2), 4/- & 5/-, generally fine to very fine, Elsmore On-Line Cat $280 plus the unlisted 1/6d x2. (Qty 17)
1918 Surcharge '½D' on No Wmk 1d orange, '49' cancel, Elsmore On-Line Cat $100 but we expect this is a very scarce little beastie.
1923 New Value 1/3d brown marginal example with straight-edge at the top, Elsmore On-Line Cat $80.
1952 New Designs (Trains & Buses) 1d to £1 complete all with 'PERTH' Station Name, each with 'SPECIMEN' handstamp twice, a few minor blemishes, large-part o.g., Elsmore On-Line Cat $1500. (Qty 15)
1952 New Designs (Trains & Buses) with Station Name at the Base 1d 'NORTHAM'; or with Diagonal Station Name 3d 'NEWDEGATE' and 9d 1/- & 1/3d all 'WAGIN', some minor tonespots, large-part o.g., Elsmore On-Line Cat $270. (Qty 5)
1952 New Designs (Trains & Buses) all-different selection comprising with Station Name at the Base 3d, 6d (2), 1/- (2), 1/6d, 1/9d, 2/- (2), 2/6d, 3/-, 4/-, 5/- (2) & 10/-; or with Diagonal Station Name 6d, 1/- (2), 1/6d & 4/-; a few faults but generally fine to very fine, Elsmore On-Line Cat $490. (Qty 20)
1961 'SAFETY/AND/SERVICE' all-different selection comprising with Station Name at the Base 3d, 9d (defective), 1/3d, 1/9d (on piece), 4/- & 10/-; or with Diagonal Station Name 3d, 6d, 1/-, 1/3d, 1/6d (defective), 3/- & 10/-; 1966 Decimals mint or used selection to $1 (2); Westrail mostly mint to $5 (2); Total West five values to $3 used; and Baird's Pty Ltd 5/3d meter in blue; condition of the used material is rather mixed, Elsmore On-Line Cat $1000 approximately. (Qty 72)