Prestige Philately Auction 105 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
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Displaying 14 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
1911 Post Office Competition series of pages from Fred Wood's collection with a range of photographic essays of various designs plus some Kangaroo developmental material including of high values composite proof. Ex Dormer Legge. Status?.
1960s Australian Post Office small presentation folders with plastic covers, three different types, some discolouration.
Bits and pieces including Kangaroo £1 brown & blue with telegraph puncture, Engraved 6d Kooka (two distinct shades, one is unmounted), GB 2/6d Seahorse with scarce 'CofA' perfin (mint but faults) etc.
Collection in small ledger album with 100s of Roos including 4d (24) & 5d (5), later watermarks to 5/- (2), KGV including 4d lemon (5), etc, condition variable.
Distressingly untidy collection from Kangaroos to Decimals, lots of pickings with most items sealed in plastic pockets making examination very difficult, noted 1966 Navigators blocks of 4, also an array of First Day Covers including 1950s private manufacturers.
Early QEII blocks and part-sheets including Coronation half-sheets of 40, Royal Visit 7½d (48) & 2/- half-sheet of 40, Tas Sesqui 2/- half-sheet of 40 etc; also 1953 Coronation Omnibus issues used in album.
Four useful items comprising Canberra booklet, Victoria Centenary Perf 11½ 1/- pair used, Jubilee 2/- block of 4 used, Arms £2 pair unmounted mint.
KGV period collection with Roos First Wmk to 1/-, Third Wmk to 2/- brown including 6d brown "Broken Leg" & 1/- Wmk Sideways (2), KGV to 1/4d (4, one being SMult Wmk Perf 14) including array of low values annotated for varieties, few Commemoratives including Kookaburra M/S, also useful perf 'OS' selection and a few Postage Dues.
KGV period collection companion lot used with Roos First Wmk to 2/- (CTO) & Third Wmk to 5/- (3), KGV Heads all values including shades and annotated varieties, noted 1d Die III (4) & 1d green Die II, also perf 'OS' selection including Roos Large 'OS' 2½d & KGV Rough Paper 5d etc.
Large Postpak carton with vast accumulation of pre-decimal and decimal stamps sorted in small packets, some better values noted.
Stockbook of mainly used pre-decimals including Roos, some mint blocks of 4.
Stockbook etc with collector's duplicates, noted lots of better values but condition varies, also some FDCs etc.
Telegrams collection in album with some minor duplication, wide variety of forms and envelopes including illustrated types, also a few scarce postmarks noted, three 1940s items with rare Melbourne 'SPECIMEN' h/s etc. Ex Ray Kelly.
Two cartons with twelve Gibbons albums of First Day Covers & PSEs. The albums would cost more than the estimate.