Prestige Philately Auction 185 CatalogueAUSTRALIAN COLONIES/STATES - General & Miscellaneous Lots
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Displaying 5 Lots in Category - AUSTRALIAN COLONIES/STATES - General & Miscellaneous Lots
Predominantly used consignment remainders including Victoria 1901 ½d block of 20 unused; Western Australia 1885 1d on 3d brown SG 91 (10 *, including block of 4), 1893 'ONE PENNY' on 3d brown block of 48 SG 110, 1902 2/- SG 124 *, Revenues 1907 Supreme Court 6d block of 8; plus representations from Queensland and South Australia and some useful covers; mixed condition.(Qty 1000+)
Batch of covers & postal stationery mostly from NSW including 1896 stampless with 2d Postage Due, scenic Postal Cards x5, & Captain Cook 4d Crop Reports Envelope optd 'SPECIMEN', Dec 1910 local registered cover with stamps of all six States, etc, condition variable.(Qty 33 items)
Small tin of mostly WA Swans on paper, completely unchecked for varieties or postmarks.
REVENUES: Expansive collection of security overprints, handstamps & cancellations plus a few perfins in 4 extensively annotated volumes, all Colonies/States well represented, a few perfins noted, numerous usages on documents, also related ephemera & postal articles, condition variable. Ex Brian Magee. [This is the only collection of its type we have ever seen, and much of the material is new to us. The emphasis is on the users, rather than the revenues themselves. Many larger firms are represented by numerous types. Many small operations are also included. Our vendor has clearly done a lot of research but we expect that, with patience, the collection can be expanded both in terms of material and background information](Qty Many 100s)
REVENUES: on annotated pages including NSW Family Endowment 5d 1/8d 2/1d 2/6d 7/6d & £5; Victoria Stamp Statute 1/- on Search document, 'CATTLE' Opts to 2/1d including 2/- pair on 1954 invoice, 'MOTOR TRANSFER' Opts 2/6d x4 (two on Transfer of Registration; faults), 'SWINE' Opts 1d x2 & defective 1/- on 1955 invoice & others to $5; etc, also Western Australia 'Medical' handstamp on 1d x6, 2d x3 & 3d; condition variable. (Qty 80 approx)