Prestige Philately Auction 231 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards (Stamped to Order)
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 27 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards (Stamped to Order)
Selection comprising Star with 'POSTAGE' 1d green for Silver Star Starch, KGV Oval 1d for NSW Registrar- General & Woodroofe's Cordials (unused, faults), QM 1d for Myer & for Accountants Students' Society, KGVI 1½d for Edible Oil Industries & Henry Jones & Co, Crowned-Circle 3d for Wallace & McGee (unused) and QEII 5d light blue for Drug Houses of Australia, Cat $1400 not including the damaged item.
1913 Kangaroo 1d red BW #PS3 on buff stock for Vacuum Oil Company at Melbourne, printed "C' at U/L, unused, Cat $250.
1914-16 KGV Sideface ½d pale green ACSC #PS5 with printed 'OHMS' & 'DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE' imprint at L/L, to a German POW at "Detention Barracks/Berrima" with Lt-Col Holman cachet in violet applied on arrival, Cat $600+. A very scarce usage.
1914-16 KGV Sideface 1d red Die 1 ACSC #PS6 for Bacchus Marsh Milk Co at Melbourne, minor abrasion on the reverse, unused, Cat $250. Ex John Sinfield: sold at the Prestige auction of 8.11.2013 for $218.
1916-19 Star 1½d red-brown Die 3 ACSC #PS17 for the NSW Registrar-General, to Corowa with Sydney machine cancel of SP6/1920, minor corner bend, Cat $400.
1916-19 Star 1½d red-brown Die 3 (No Triangles) ACSC #PS17 for the NSW Registrar-General, to Corowa with Sydney machine cancel of OC31/1921, Cat $500. Superb!
1921-24 Star with 'POSTAGE' 1½d red-brown ACSC #PS18 for the NSW Registrar-General, to Corowa with Sydney machine cancel of JL31/1922, pinholes at upper-left, Cat $300.
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1921-24 Star with 'POSTAGE' 1½d red-brown ACSC #PS18 for Concrete Constructions with Melbourne British Empire Exhibition slogan cancel of 10MY/1923, minor bends, Cat $300. Illustrated in the ACSC at page 53.
1921-24 Star with 'POSTAGE' 1d green ACSC #PS22 with 'CITY OF COBURG/Electric Supply' header on reverse, unused, Cat $400.
1928-30 KGV Oval 1d green ACSC #PS23 for Evangelical Lutheran Synod of SA on white & on pale buff cards, superb cds of 'BIRDWOOD' or 'ROSEDALE', Cat $400. Superb!
1928-30 KGV Oval 1½d brown ACSC #PS24 for NSW Registrar-General locally used at Sydney in 1932, faint discolouration on reverse, Cat $1500. Rare.
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1937 1d green ACSC #PS25 1) on white for the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of SA, superb; 2) on pale yellow for Frank O'Brien Glass (NSW), addressed but otherwise unused, fault at right probably caused by the typewriter; & 3) on grey for Adelaide Co-Operative Society, superb; all unused, Cat $750.
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green Blotter Card ACSC #PS29c in blue on light blue for John Danks & Son Hardware (NSW) with 'BLOTTER' printed at upper-left, to Armidale (NSW) with Sydney slogan cancel of 28MCH/1949, minor blemish on the reverse, Cat $1000. Most attractive. Ex John Sinfield: sold at the Prestige auction of 8.11.2013 for $862. [The only Blotter Card we have seen other than from South Australia]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 2d red ACSC #PS27 for Department of the Interior to Holland with Canberra cds of 10AU39, 'HEEMSTEDE' arrival cds & forwarded to Laan, Cat $2000. The earliest of only 3 recorded examples. [The advice concerns the addresse's application to migrate to Australia]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1d brown ACSC #PS28(2) on white for Spectacle Makers Pty Ltd (NSW) uprated with ½d Roo tied by part-machine cancel, message dated "7/10/1947", Cat $3000. Superb! Illustrated in the ACSC. [The ACSC states this is the only recorded example]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green ACSC #PS29 1) for Shire of Eltham (Vic), unused; 2) for H Jones & Co (Tas), used in 1949; 3) for Australian Gas Light Co (NSW), used in 1945; & 4) ditto, very late usage in 1954 uprated with ½d & 1d; Cat $650. Superb quartet!
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green ACSC #PS29 small size (102x75mm) for School Committees (Vic) with OHMS header in red, unused. Very scarce. [This was the last issue of Victorian Board of Advice/School Committee Postal Cards, and the only one to not have 'OS'-in-the-Die]
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green ACSC #PS29 small size (102x75mm) for School Committees (Vic) with OHMS header in red endorsed "Would you please forward small parcel of these forms/[signed]/Cororooke State School No 2819", otherwise unused, pinhole & folded at upper-left. A most unusual method of requisition.
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1½d green ACSC #PS29 small size (102x75mm) for School Committees (Vic) with OHMS header in red, to Prahran with Melbourne scarce 'SANE DRIVING/SAFE ARRIVING' slogan cancel of 5MAY/1949. Superb!
1938-50 KGVI Oval 1950 2d green ACSC #PS31 for Henry Jones & Co (Tas), unused, Cat $400. Superb!