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Displaying 19 Lots in Category - Parcel Post



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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA






3

O=

Box of mostly pre-WWII loose stamps & pieces many from parcels & with several incomplete 'PARCELS POST' labels one of 1913 with First Wmk 1/- Roo (weep!!), other pieces noted with 6d Engraved & probably First Wmk 2/- Roo (weep again!), lots of KGV Penny Reds, etc. This material has never before been on the market. We expect it is completely unpicked for varieties and postmarks. [See also Lot 368] (Qty few 1000)

250.00

$1,050.00



C of A - Postal Stationery - Miscellaneous




340

=PS

A

1946 3/7d (used) & 5/10d (unmounted mint) Myer cutouts plus 5/10d complete label for 'DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE/VICTORIA' ACSC #PL4B with 'MO/76' at lower-left, large-part o.g., Cat $1650. (Qty 3 items)

800.00

$600.00




341

PS

A-

1946 5/10d light blue for Victorian Department of Agriculture ACSC #PL4B with 'MO/76' at lower-left, unused, a few minor gumside blemishes, large-part o.g., Cat $1000.

400.00

$550.00



C of A - Postal History


358

=

B

1913 usage of 'TASMANIA/INTERSTATE/PARCEL POST' black/pink label with rare combination franking of First Wmk 1/- (Cat $1250 on cover) & Tasmanian 2d tied by a largely complete strike of the enormous 'CHIEF PARCELS OFFICE/JUL 7 1913/HOBART' datestamp (rated RR) in violet, minor blemishes.

600.00

$480.00T








368

=

1923-40 complete 'PARCELS POST' labels including eleven different editions, various frankings mostly with Roos to 2/-, several with scarce parcel roller cancels, condition variable with some creasing but all highly presentable. The basis for an interesting collection. (Qty 17)

350.00

$625.00


































379

CPS

1939-45 airmail covers including to Holland at 9d rate repaired with Dutch labels, to Hong Kong x5 variously at 9d 11d x2 1/- & 1/6d, to New Guinea serviceman at 4d, to Northern Ireland at 9d endorsed "across Canada", to Sweden at 7d for airmail from London only, to Swiss Red Cross at 5/9d with 5/- Robes, to UK at 11/8d with 10/- Robes and registered at 6/1d with KGVI 3d x3 & 1/4d x4, to USA at 4/8d per PanAm with Hong Kong censor, also surface rates to USA with Clarrie King illustrated cover to USA with KGV '3d' on 3d surcharge and at 1d printed matter, plus 1947 KGVI 5/10d Myer Emporium parcel label airmail to England (aging marks), variety of censor markings, condition mixed but many fine. (Qty 21)

400.00

$360.00T




389

=

C

1946 'PARCEL POST/Form of Customs Declaration' red on buff form PP8 to England with small Parcel Post label of Perth, 1d 6d Kookbuarra & 9d Platypus block of 4 tied by Perth parcel roller cancel paying 3/7d rate for 7lb parcel under the 'Food for Britain' program, contents listed as fruit cake, stew, soup, custard powder, jelly & beef extender (yum!), some edge faults not affecting stamps.

200.00

$150.00




396

=

B/C

1964 large parcel piece (156x215mm) with remarkable franking of Arms 1 block of 6 (a rare multiple even off-cover) and Navigators 10/- strips of 3 & 5 tied by 'FREMANTLE/24AP64/WEST-AUST' cds, damaged in transit with 'FOUND/OPEN/IMPERFECTLY SEALED' label & 'Repaired by/Postal/Department' "sticky" tape.

500.00

$460.00








403

C

1984 'PARCELS' tag with two different 'SAL' [Surface Air Lifted] labels and Paintings $10 Coming South x3, $5, $2 x2 and 55c Marine Life tied 'LALOR/25SE84/VIC-AUST' d/s, another similar tag plus two pink 'PARCEL MAIL/SYDNEY/ OVERNIGHT/COUNTRY/(Including Air Parcels)' tags and a plain one each with $10 Paintings frankings (three as pairs) in combination with other values, condition generally fine. (Qty 5)

200.00

$180.00



QUEENSLAND


536

C

B

RAILWAY STAMPS: c.1950s Russell & Sons Dairy Engineers (Toowoomba) complete parcel tag to Warwick with 1d blue & 10d purple both inscribed 'TOOWOOMBA' & Railway Numeral '55' cancels. A scarce survivor.

180.00

No longer available

SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History


583

=

A-

POSTMARKS: 1927 parcel piece with KGV SMult Wmk Perf 14 1d green x20 tied by multiple strikes of the rare boxed 50x31mm 'PARCEL POST/24NOV1927/ADELAIDE SA' d/s (#CRR-2; LRD) in violet, minor defects. ["Handheld Postmarks of South Australia" records one strike only, with approximate dimensions]

100.00

No longer available

TASMANIA - Postal History




621

CO

(B)

1871 large piece (200x143mm) from a registered parcel to Kent with remarkable Three-Issue franking (faults) of VDL Imperf 4d & Perf 10 1d x2 and 'TASMANIA' Imperf 6d & 1/- (cut-to-shape) all tied by BN '63' of New Norfolk, private 'BOURNBANK/Parish of/Wellington' h/s & 'N NORFOLK/22 4 71' postmaster's provisional h/s, sloping 'TOO-LATE' h/s applied at Hobart, a few repaired edge-tears & parts of the address label removed with the registration ribbon. Endorsed "Printed Book with Photographs..." & signed "Molesworth Jeffery" which permitted mailing at the concessional rate for a "book packet" + 6d registration. Only six items recorded bearing the 6d registration rate that applied between 1871 & 1880. Ex Randall Askeland, Patrick Reid & David McNamee.

1500.00

No longer available

NETHERLANDS INDIES








1135

C

A-

DUTCH NEW GUINEA: 1962 Parcel Card sent airmail to Merauke with Juliana 25c red pair, 1g violet and 5g green x3 tied 'HOLLANDIA NOOPDWIJK/17 III 62' cds and '66' parcel label alongside, plus Acknowledgement of Delivery card with 'MERAUKE/19.3.62' arrival d/s still attached by rusty paperclip, otherwise fine condition. Scarce survivor.

200.00

No longer available

NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues


1140

V

A

1932-34 Undated Birds 2d 3d 5d 6d & 2/- to 1, 1939 Bulolo 5d & 1, all in horizontal pairs, Cat 760+. (Qty 20)

300.00

$320.00






1141

V

A/B

1939 Bulolo Airs 4d 5d and 1/- to 1 SG 217 218 & 221-5 blocks of 4, some minor staining/aging consistent with having been removed from bullion tags, all with 'BULOLO' cds of various dates, Cat 3400+ as single sets. Used blocks are rare. (Qty 7 blocks)

1400.00

$1,050.00



NEW GUINEA - Postal History


1144

C

A-

1935 (Mar 15) gold bullion parcel tag with rare and remarkable franking of Undated Airs 3d, 2/- marginal pair, 5/- & 1 block of 6 (the fourth unit damaged when affixed; the right-hand block of 4 is very fine) affixed to both sides & tied by 'WAU' cds. Ex Tom Frommer: acquired at Mossgreen on 4.4.2017 for $1800.

1500.00

$1,200.00T






1145

C

A

1935 (Nov 18) gold bullion parcel tag with rare and remarkable franking of Silver Jubilee 1d, Undated Airs 5/- & Bulolo 5 emerald tied by 'WAU' cds, registration cachet on the reverse, remarkably fine for such an item. Ex Tom Frommer: acquired at Mossgreen on 4.4.2017 for $3840. [The rate was 2d per 1oz letter rate x157 + 3d per oz airmail surcharge x314 + 3d registration + 2d late fee for registered articles = 5/5/1d. The only other 5 franking known to us is a similar large-part tag franked 5/4/3d Ex Ken Kutz, the current whereabouts of which is unknown]

3000.00

$2,700.00T



NEW HEBRIDES


1149

CO

B

1938 (c.) large packet piece (247x170) endorsed "Contains Supper Cloth value 10/-" with four-issue franking tied by light 'PAQUEBOT/SYDNEY' cds, Australian Customs 'ASSESSMENT LABEL' affixed & 3/11d duty assessed, endorsed "T3d" and Postage Due 1d & 2d tied by 'SURREY HILLS/VIC' cds, minor faults. Australian Customs Labels on cover are extremely rare.

400.00

$200.00




1307

CO

B

1944 (Apr 8) large piece from an officer's parcel (219x172mm) endorsed "Cigarette Case/Value 3.0.0" registered to GB with rare & exceptional franking of 50c 1r50c pair & 5r block of 4, 'PASSED - BY MILITARY - CENSOR/ ["autograph"]/No 11/74' cachet (#H.EA.4A) & British 'crown]/CUSTOMS/AND/EXCISE' cachet, some soiling. An extraordinary survivor. [The rate was 1r x23 + 20c registration + 30c insurance for 120 rupees = 23r50c]

1000.00

$950.00T




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