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Displaying 1 - 20 of 26 Lots in Category - Complete Sheets
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Mint & used accumulation with a few Roos, KGV Heads & Pre-Decimals but strength in Decimals 1966-80s ** with many in larger blocks or complete sheets some with annotated varieties, papers, booklet panes, etc, a few CTO, also some FDCs & Stationery, substantial face value.
Odd lot in an open boxwith some Roos & KGV Heads including annotated varieties, sheet folio with QEII 4c sheets of 100 with Plate Numbers x11, some gutter blocks, etc, some toning noted.
C of A KGV - Large Multiple Watermark
65½d green Electro 7 study with complete sheet broken into five large blocks including all listed varieties (many unmounted) and Harrison imprint ('COMMQNWEALTH' error) block of 16 ACSC #65(7)z (disturbed gum), also range of mint & used shades plus inverted wmk x3*, Cat $2000+ for mounted.
No longer available
C of A - Other Pre-Decimals
Two large folios with 1940s-1950s complete sheets including 1950 Stamp Centenary, 1951 Gold Centenary & 1952 Food 3d, then 1960s large blocks including 2/6d Aborigine No Wmk x47, 1959-64 Flowers 2/- 2/3d on White Paper 2/5d & 3/- all x47, 1963-65 Navigators 4/- x47 & 7/6d x19, Colombo Plan 1/- x77, 1964-65 Birds x37 sets, 1965 Anzac x37 sets, etc, unmounted.
Batch of mostly large blocks including KSmith 6d violet block of 19, Vic Centenary Perf 10½ 2d block of 20 & 3d block of 8, Macarthur 2d block of 16 & 3d block of 9, ANZAC 2d block of 20 & 1/- irregular block of 8, Jubilee 3d block of 10 & 2/- strip of 5, Cable 2d half-sheet of 40 with Plate Number '2' at U/L, etc; also 'OS' Overprints KGV 3d block of 10 & 2d Bridge block of 15; generally very fine, unmounted. Ex "Pollie's Hoard": see Lots 191 to 204.
(Qty 12 items)
1934 Victoria CentenaryPerf 10½ 1/- black block of 30 (3x10) from the left of the sheet with margins on three sides, variable centring, some perf separation, unmounted, Cat $3000+. Multiples of this size are rarely see. Ex "Pollie's Hoard": see Lots 191 to 204.
PUNCTURED 'OS': 1929 WA Centenary 1½d ACSC #138ba irregular block of 55 with John Ash Imprint, variable centring, some minor perf separation & a few minor faults, unmounted, Cat $1600+.
OVERPRINTED 'OS': 1931 Kingsford Smith 2d & 3d BW #141-2(OS) blocks of 32 (8x4) from the base of the sheets with complete John Ash Imprints, mostly well centred, minor characteristic gum bends, unmounted, Cat $38,700+. Exceptional and extremely rare multiples. Separate Chris Ceremuga Certificates (2017) state "Imprint blocks are of great rarity...these are the largest multiples in private hands known to me". [See article in the "Bulletin" of the ACCC of NSW (Dec 2017)]
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OVERPRINTED 'OS': 1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 2d ACSC #146(OS) complete sheet of 80 (10x8) with John Ash Imprint and Three Plate Dots at Right #146(OS)zc, some minor perf separation/crimping & a few minor faults, unmounted, Cat $3700+. A rare survivor: the only complete 'OS' sheet we have seen.
OVERPRINTED 'OS': 1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 3d ACSC #147(OS) large-part sheet of 71 (missing the upper-right corner block of 9) with John Ash Imprint and Plate Number '4' #147(OS)zc, some minor perf separation, unmounted, Cat $2620+. Another rare survivor: the largest multiple we have seen.
C of A - Decimal Issues
Full sheets including 20c Weather, 5c Soil/Medical (folded in gutter), 5c Flight, 1968 & 69 Christmas, plus some from the 1980s, a few packs & FDCs, plus 1987 & 1989 faux "leather" Yearbooks.
Large mint accumulation with booklets, packs, gutter strips, complete sheets, etc, PSEs (mint & FDI) & FDCs in quantity, plus Yearbooks 1981-94 x2 each, 1996 x2 and extra 1987 & 1992, substantial face value.
Large mint accumulation in albums & stockbooks much in blocks of four & larger including sheets, packs, booklets, noted complete coil rolls (1000) of Flowers 4c 7c & 10c, a few Yearbooks & Postcard Wallets, plus AAT in complete sheets in quantity including $1 Whale x3 sheets, 20c Albatross x26 sheets, 9c Seal x 41 sheets, 8c Plane x32 sheets, etc, unmounted. Substantial face value.
About eighty complete sheets of 100 of small format values to 10c including several QEII 4c with Plate Numbers, album including Navigators Plate Number blocks of 10 of 75c x4 & $1 x4, other blocks of 75c $1 & $4 with Recuts etc, 1960s-70s cross-pane blocks from 200-up printings, 1973 Christmas Plate Number blocks, Paintings range including $10 strips of 3 & 4, 1971 Christmas Cream Paper block of 25 and White Paper block of 25 & sheet of 100 (folded), large album of AAT blocks, etc, unmounted.
Accumulation including full sheets, blocks, sheetlets, M/S (some overprints), booklets with some reprints, also album of PSEs, substantial face value, condition generally fine.
2000 P-Sheet proofs for Sydney Football Club sheet and the sheets for players Paul Kelly, Darren Cresswell, Greg Stafford, Michael O'Loughlin and Wayne Schwass all imperforate & ungummed and without the 45c Hologram stamps, plus the set of six sheets as issued for comparison.
(Qty 12 sheets)
1871-91 Perforated by the Post Office Perf 12 6d dull claret SG 143 complete sheet of 120 (12x10), most units are remarkably well centred, full unmounted o.g., Cat £6000++ (mounted). Ex Estate of Dr Owen Ingles. [This is a common stamp even unmounted. However, this is the only complete sheet known to us and is likely a unique survivor]
POSTAGE DUES: Large-part "reconstruction" of the Frame Plate with 106 of 120 positions, mostly "Blue & Claret" ½d mint with many strips & blocks but with a few other denominations including "Blue & Claret" 5/-  with 'Specimen.' handstamp. No Reserve!
"Cinderellas" extensive array with strength in Europe including Spanish Civil War, Poland WWII three different sheets of 50, Trade Shows, Christmas & Exhibition labels etc, United States with lots of TB issues & Boys Homes setenant issues, also Britain with lots of Royalty, Canada, New Zealand, Australia including Railway Stamps & NSW Laureates 6d reprint sheet of 25, etc, loads of modern mullock but plenty of better earlier material including numerous poster stamps & some Revenues, Thailand progressive plate proofs, condition variable but generally fine to very fine, most unused/mint with some unmounted; also 13 woven flags noted as World War I "cigarette cards" (not previously seen by us). Many hours of fun.
Complete sheetsfrom Christmas & Cocos Islands, PNG, Norfolk Island, and Pitcairn, between 2 & 10+ sheets of each value, unmounted.