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Auction: 205 - Lot number: 751 << Previous   Next >>

Category: NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History

Description: Annotated collection of "Stationery of the Sydney Dead Letter Office" to the 1980s with 1876-99 'RETURNED LETTER' Envelopes x7 (one with 3d Postage Due) & a good selection of later types, registered 'RETURNED LETTER' Envelopes including a very attractive 1900 usage & 13 later types, 'RE-ENCLOSED LETTER' Envelopes x24, large 'RE-ENCLOSED PACKET' Envelope (a rare survivor), 1940 & 1959 'RETURNED SURCHARGED LETTER' types, three 'DEAD LETTER MAIL' Wrappers (unused as always), various 'RETURNED TO SENDER' re-sealing labels, etc, some faults especially in the earlier material but generally good to very fine. Ex Tony Orchard: the basis for his & Bob Tobin's book on the subject, a copy of which is included. (Qty 75 approx)

Listed in: Postal History , Postal Stationery , Postal Establishments - Dead Letter Office , AUSTRALIA , NEW SOUTH WALES , AUSTRALIAN COLONIES General

Estimate: AUD$ 2000.00

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Item was sold for: $1,600.00