Prestige Philately Auction 229 CataloguePAPUA NEW GUINEA - Postal History
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Displaying 3 Lots in Category - PAPUA NEW GUINEA - Postal History
Australian Stamps Used in TPNG single-volume collection including covers from 'BAININGS' x2, 'CHIMBU' x2, 'RAN POST OFFICE/NUMBER 2' at Finschhafen, 'HIGATURU' both types, 'KANDRIAN' with 'GASMATA' RL, 'RELIEF No 4' & 'MADANG' RL, 'MADANG' & hand-drawn "RL", 'RABAUL' & makeshift RL using an airmail label, 'SOHANO' with 'SOHANA' RL, etc, some are commercial, also many loose stamps & pieces including ½d block of 4 with 'BAININGS' cds.
(Qty 74 covers + extras)
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1940s-1990s covers including Australia used in PNG registered from Buin, Lae (2), Moresby and Rabaul, PNG Pictorials to 2/- to USA, Austria and Germany, 10c Butterfly airmail to Solomons, 12c Shell on Customs Duty assessment card, plus modern commercial mail, 1970's Gibson Paquebot covers, a few aerogrammes, postmark interest including 'BADILI', 'CAPE RODNEY', 'DOGURA' and 'KAGUA' all on covers with red/black registration labels, 'KAWITO', 'MALAHANO', 'MILFORDHAVEN', 'MUMENG' and 'RABAUL AIRPORT'; also 1936 airmail to Denmark with New Guinea Birds 1/- & 9d 'AIR MAIL' overprints; condition mixed but generally fine.
1955cover airmail from a Catholic missionary (endorsed on the flap) with rare solo franking of Pictorials 10/- Map - paying 2/- per ½oz airmail rate x5 - tied by 'WEWAK/PAPUA NEW GUINEA' cds, couple of minor blemishes.