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Displaying 1 - 20 of 37 Lots in Category - NEW SOUTH WALES - Specimen Stamps



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised














94

Valuable collection remainders with Diagonal Overprint to 5/- Coin x4, 5/- Coin with Horizontal Overprint x3, 5/- Map x6, 20/- Governors x6, Postal Fiscals 5/- x3, 10/- x9 & 1 x2, Charity duo, 2/6d Lyrebird x2, Commonwealth 9d x3, Postage Dues set to 20/-, a few with 'O S' Overprint, also CTO set to 20/- Governors & 'REPRINT' Overprints including QV 5/- x2 & 1 x2, condition variable but generally very fine & most with part- to large-part o.g. An exceptional basis for study & development. Mostly Ex Guy Hutson. (Qty 200+)

4000.00

$3,000.00




95

P

A

1856-60 Small Diadems imperforate colour trial proof with blank 'POSTAGE' & Value Tablets and waxed void corner at L/L in yellow-bistre on ungummed vertically laid paper, truncated at the base (which is often the case with this form of proof) with manuscript "Specimen". Ex John Bell (in a group of four different colours). [Absent from Bill McCredie's collection]

250.00

$320.00




96

*

B

1862-65 De La Rue Watermark '1' 1d dull red & Watermark '2' 2d blue SG 192 both with small sans-serif handstamp (15x1mm; Marcus Samuel Type D5), a few trimmed perfs, large-part o.g. Rare. [Bill McCredie's 1d sold for $368 & John Bell's 2d - wrongly identified as Type D2 - sold for $443]

600.00

$460.00






97

P

A

1862-65 De La Rue 2d imperforate plate proof in the issued colour on ungummed unwatermarked paper with manuscript "Specimen", close even margins. Ex Bill McCredie: sold for $536. Chris Ceremuga Certificate states "very rare".

400.00

$270.00




98

*

A B1

1862-65 De La Rue No Wmk 1d dull red SG 187 with bold overprint (Marcus Samuel Type D2), large-part o.g. [Better centred than Bill McCredie's two examples that sold for $552 & $345 respectively]

300.00

No longer available




99

A/A-

1870 First Specimen Issue complete set of Type 1 (Small Designs) or Type 2 (Large Designs) sans-serif diagonal overprints comprising De La Rue 1d 2d 4d & 10d, and Perkins Bacon 3d 5d 6d 8d 1/- & 5/- Coin, plus extra 6d 8d 10d 1/- & 5/- each stated to have a slightly longer overprint, most without gum, generally fine to very fine. Ex Ray Chapman - on his annotated page - Bill McCredie & John Bell. [John Bell also noted a discrepancy of about mm in the length of the overprint. However, we have concluded that the length varied only because of the relative force of application] (Qty 15)

400.00

$300.00






100

*

A

1870 First Specimen Issue Numeral Wmk Perf 13 5d 6d (imperf at left & the base) & 1/- pairs and 8d block of 4 (imperf at right) with Type 2 sans-serif diagonal overprint, large-part o.g. Scarce multiples, absent from the 'Alvarado', Bill McCredie & John Bell collections. (Qty 4 items)

600.00

No longer available




101

*

A/B

1870 First Specimen Issue Type 1 (Small Designs) sans-serif diagonal overprints on 3d (rounded corner) plus De La Rue 1d 4d & 10d horizontal pairs, large-part o.g. Very scarce multiples. (Qty 4 pairs)

250.00

No longer available




102

*

A/A-

1872 Second Specimen Issue De La Rue Wmk '10' 10d, Perkins Bacon Numeral Wmk 5d, and Crown/NSW 3d 4d 6d & 8d all with small seriffed Types 3 or 4, large-part o.g. Very scarce group. [John Bell's group including Wmk '8' 8d & Crown/NSW 2d sold for $845] (Qty 7)

400.00

$400.00






103

*

B/A

1871-92 Wmk '36' 5d green (separation fault at L/R) & 8d yellow both with unlisted sans-serif overprint (15x2mm), large-part o.g. Rare: absent from the 'Alvarado', Bill McCredie & John Bell collections. (Qty 2)

300.00

$230.00




104

A/A-

1885-86 High Value Revenues Overprinted 'POSTAGE' in Black 5/- Perf 12x10 SG 238b (large-part o.g.), 10/- Perf 12 SG 239a & 1 Perf 12 SG 240a each with seriffed 'SPECIMEN' Type 7, no gum. Rare: only 100 of each were prepared, in May 1885.

500.00

No longer available


105

*

A

1885-86 High Value Revenues Overprinted 'POSTAGE' in Black 1 violet & claret Perf 12 SG 240a with small seriffed 'Specimen' Type 8, large-part o.g.

150.00

$260.00






106

*

B

1885-86 High Value Revenues Overprinted 'POSTAGE' in Blue on 'POSTAGE' 10/- on Bluish Paper SG 241, Centennial 5/- & 'OS' 'POSTAGE' Overprint in Blue 10/- on Bluish Paper SG O37, all with 'Specimen' Type 10, minor problems, large-part o.g. (Qty 3)

250.00

No longer available


107

**

A/B

1885-86 High Value Revenues Overprinted 'POSTAGE' in Blue 10/- mauve & claret Perf 12 SG 241b overprinted 'Specimen' horizontal strip of 3, short perfs at right, full unmounted o.g. Rare multiple. [Absent from Bill McCredie's collection]

300.00

$210.00




108

*

A

1888-89 Centennial of New South Wales Wmk '5/-' 20/- cobalt-blue SG 262 with tiny 'Specimen' Type 9, marginal example from the left of the sheet with part-imprint '...L SHEET...', characteristic rough perfs, large-part o.g.

200.00

No longer available




109

**/*

A+/A

1890 Centennial High Values 20/- Governors Perf 12x11 SG 264cb with sans-serif 'SPECIMEN' Type 15 marginal vertical pair from the left of the sheet, full unmounted o.g. Superb! A rare multiple. [This lot also includes the 2/6d Lyrebird with the same overprint, noted by McCredie & Kellow as the only stamp on which Type 15 is found. John Bell's 20/- marginal block of 4 sold for $4660] (Qty 2 items)

750.00

$575.00






110

*

A/B

1891 for UPU Distribution various issues with very small seriffed 'Specimen' Type 5 or 6 comprising Crown/NSW 1d 2d 3d 4d (toned perfs) 6d & 1/- (overprint in red) plus 'OS' 2d & 4d, and Centennial 1d & 2d, large-part o.g. (Qty 10)

250.00

$220.00






111

*

A/B

1891 for UPU Distribution various issues with small seriffed 'Specimen' Type 8 or 11 including Postal Fiscals 5/-, Centennial 4d 6d 8d 1/- & 20/-, Allegorical 2d & 1891 Surcharges (overprint in blue), large-part o.g. (Qty 15)

500.00

No longer available




112

**/*

A/A+

1891 for UPU Distribution small seriffed 'Specimen' Type 8 3d vertical strip of 5 imperf at the top, plus 'OS' 3d strip of 3 & 10d pair (overprint in blue; lightly mounted), full unmounted o.g. Scarce multiples (Qty 3 items)

300.00

No longer available


113

**

A

1891 for UPU Distribution small seriffed 'Specimen' Type 11 'POSTAGE' in Black on Perf 12x10 5/- dull violet & yellow-green SG 238b, full unmounted o.g.

200.00

$150.00




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