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Displaying 3 Lots in Category - War Tax Stamps



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


84

c

a

ONE PENNY RED COMB PERF SMOOTH PAPER: Pair with the left-hand unit Bisected Diagonally tied to an apparently commercial cover by Melbourne machine cancellation of 2DE18. [The d War Tax was introduced on 28.10.1918. No bisects were authorised but many people used this expedient]

150.00

$280.00




167

c

a-

PENNY-HALFPENNY BLACK-BROWN: 1d tied to cover to HL White by Sydney '.../ELIGIBLES ENLIST' slogan cancel of NO11/1918 (Armistice Day) being three days prior to the official issue of this stamp in NSW. [The official First Day of Issue was 9.11.1918, in Melbourne only. Arthur's unique First Day Cover sold for $7735. HL White was a prominent collector, for whom Sydney dealer Fred Hagen supplied new issues and First Day Covers]

750.00

$600.00






168

c

a-

PENNY-HALFPENNY BLACK-BROWN: a similar cover with Fred Hagen's cachet on the reverse, with Sydney slogan cancel of NO14/1918, being the official First Day of Issue in Sydney.

750.00

$600.00




Displaying 3 Lots in Category - War Tax Stamps



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