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Displaying 10 Lots in Category - VICTORIA - Specimen Stamps


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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


560

Ω

A

1863-81 Laureates V/Crown 3d lilac SG 133 with Type 6 'SPECIMEN' overprint (small seriffed pattern), no gum. Rare & possibly unique! [Absent from Bill McCredie's collection, and not recorded by Kellow Turner & McCredie]

400.00

$440.00




561

*

A C1

1884-96 Large Stamp Duty 1 orange-yellow/yellow SG 262 with diagonal sans-serif 'SPECIMEN' Overprint (Type 16), part o.g. Rare: absent from Bill McCredie's collection.

500.00

No longer available




562

*

A-

1884-1900 Ultra-High Denominations Recess Printed Wmk '33' 25 blue-green, 50 black-violet & 100 aniline crimson SG 283c, 284a & 285c each with Type 21b 'Specimen.' Handstamp applied twice, large-part redistributed o.g. that has stained some perforations. [This format was absent from Bill McCredie's collection. His set with 'Specimen.' h/s plus manuscript "Specimen" sold for $6116] (Qty 3)

4000.00

No longer available




563

*

A/A-

1886-99 Issues from the various sets comprising d pink, 1d green, 1d orange-brown x2 (one on pink paper), 2d violet, 2d red/yellow, 3d olive, 4d red, 5d brown, 6d blue, 8d pink/pink, 9d pink, 1/- brown, 1/6d orange, 2/- olive/green & 2/- blue-green plus Fergusson & Mitchell 5 to 9 all with 'Specimen.' Type 21a or b, also 1897 Charity duo with Type 22 found only on this issue, generally very fine with large-part o.g. Ex Ron Butler. (Qty 23)

1000.00

$800.00






564

*/**

A/A-

1886-96 Ferguson & Mitchell High Values 5 (regummed) to 9 SG 324-8 each with 'Specimen.' h/s, large-part o.g. with the 6 & 7 being unmounted (!). As fine a Specimen set as we have seen. (Qty 5)

750.00

$850.00






565

**

A B1

1897 Silver Jubilee Charity 1d & 2d SG 353-4 blocks of 4 with Type 22 'Specimen' overprint in red or black, rather fragile with a few split perfs, full unmounted o.g., Cat 800++ (for mounted singles). (Qty 2 blocks)

600.00

$650.00






566

**

A+ B1

1899-1901 Watermark '85' 1d rose x2 & 2d blue SG 357 & 360 plus 1899 1d brown-red/yellow SG 355 each with 'ULTRAMAR' (= "Overseas") h/s in blue, full unmounted o.g. Ex Portuguese Colonies Archives & Les Molnar. (Qty 4)

300.00

$300.00




567

Ω

A- A1

1900 Boer War Charity 2d blue-green SG 375 with 'ULTRAMAR' (= "Overseas") h/s in blue, no gum. Ex Portuguese Colonies Archives.

200.00

$460.00






568

V

A B1

1901-10 'POSTAGE' V/Crown 2d 3d 6d & 1/- CTO & with 'ULTRAMAR' (= "Overseas") h/s in blue, no gum. Ex Portuguese Colonies Archives & Les Molnar. (Qty 4)

400.00

$300.00






569

*

A/B

POSTAGE DUES: 1890-94 Blue & Claret d to 5/- SG D1-10 each with italicised Type 21b 'Specimen.' handstamp, a few minor blemishes, large-part o.g., undercatalogued at 475. Ex Les Molnar: sold for $874. [Bill McCredie's set sold for $747] (Qty 10)

750.00

No longer available


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