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Description: 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 ½oz 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]

Auction Category: NEW GUINEA - Mandated Territory Issues - Postal History

Listed in: Postal History , NEW GUINEA Mandated Territory Issues , Mining , Airmail Stamps , overprinted stamps , Fauna - birds , parcel post , Transport - aeroplanes , royalty , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , AUSTRALIA , New Guinea

Estimate: AUD$ 3000.00T

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Item was sold for: $2,700.00T