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Auction: 169 - Lot number: 384 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal History

Description: 1920 (c.) parcel piece with complete black/red 'INTERSTATE/PARCEL LABEL' and rare franking of KGV 5d brown & Kangaroos Third Wmk 3d olive & 2/- brown horizontal pair all perf 'OS' - paying the rate for a parcel weighing between 8 & 9 pounds - tied by a virtually complete strike of the enormous 'CHIEF PARCEL OFFICE/ MELBOURNE' undated rubber cancel. Ex Mac Clarke. [A very rare usage; Kevin Nelson's rather similar item sold for $2875 at our auction of 27/11/2010]

Listed in: Postal History , AUSTRALIA , Postmarks , VICTORIA , Official mail , Perfins - Official , C of A Kangaroo Issues , parcel post

Estimate: AUD$ 2000.00

Type: C Get Help on this Item

Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Online Bidding for Lot: 384

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Item was sold for: $1,900.00