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Displaying 1 - 20 of 25 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal History - Kangaroo Frankings



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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised




263

C=

1921 parcel piece with Third Wmk Perf 'OS' 6d blue strip of 3 + 2/- brown (Cat $750 on cover, but virtually unobtainable thus); 1916 'QUEENSLAND/INTERSTATE PARCEL POST' label with Second Wmk (?) 2d & 1/-; 1930s Parcels Post labels with 1/-, or 6d brown 1/- & 2/- maroon; and 1934 parcel tag with 5/- (+ KGV 5d & Vic Centenary 1/-); condition variable. Very scarce group. (Qty 5 items)

500.00

$420.00






264

C

A/B

Underpaid mail to GB (1931 airmail with Postage Due 2d x2), United States (3, two with Postage Dues), France (double-taxed), Germany, Netherlands Indies, New Zealand (d solo franking with NZ 1d Postage Due), and Austria (with Postage Due 10h & 20h pair), several scarce tax handstamps noted. (Qty 9)

400.00

$460.00






265

C/CL

1913 underpaid postcard to Germany with large 'Porto.' h/s in rosine; 1914 OHMS cover with Postage Due 1d pair; 1915 censored OHMS cover to Denmark with perf Small 'OS' d & 2d (fault); 1916 very fine cover to Java with 2d & 'CL.../[crown]/PASSED BY/CENSOR' h/s used at Launceston; and 1920 usage of 2d grey PTPO Envelope; condition variable. (Qty 5)

400.00

No longer available


266

C

B

1913 'AUSTRALIAN/PICTORIAL LETTERETTE' illustrated lettersheet to Germany with scarce combination franking of 1d Roo + South Australia d & 1d tied by Adelaide machine, minor flap fault & blemishes.

250.00

$240.00








267

C

A-

1913-14 postcards for different Victorian Government Departments with Perf Large 'OS' 1d or d (Printed Matter rate; very scarce on cover) respectively both tied by Melbourne machine cancel. (Qty 2)

350.00

$260.00




268

C

A-

1914 (Feb) triple-rate cover to a military camp in Germany with lovely 3-colour franking of d green, 1d red x2 & 5d chestnut tied by Sydney cds, repaired tear on the flap.

400.00

$550.00






269

C

A-

1914 advertising cover for Brandt Bros illustrated on the face for Steam Cookers & on the reverse for Gas Machines, to New Zealand with d only tied by Sydney machine cancel, mss "T1d" in red, New Zealand 1d Postage Due tied by Auckland cds, minor blemishes.

300.00

$230.00






270

C

B

1915 double-weight cover to Switzerland with Second Watermark 2d pair (+ KGV 1d) cancelled on arrival with 'BASEL 2/11XI15/BRIEF EXPEDITION' cds, Royal coat-of-arms in gold on the flap, minor blemishes.

300.00T

$260.00T






271

C

B

1915 triple-rate cover to Switzerland with rare franking of Second Watermark 6d ultramarine (+ KGV d & 1d) cancelled on arrival with two poor strikes of 'BASEL 2' cds, 'PASSED.' h/s in violet, 'BASEL/ 3XI15/BRIEFTRAGER' (= Letter Carrier) b/s, a couple of minor faults.

500.00T

$675.00T






272

C

A-

1915 cover to Switzerland with d green (+ KGV 1d pair) tied by Launceston cds, red/white 'OPENED BY CENSOR' tape & very fine strike of the recut 'CL.../[crown]/PASSED BY/CENSOR.' h/s ('2' excised) in blue, 'BASEL/3XI15/BRIEFTRAGER' (= Letter Carrier) b/s. Most attractive.

400.00T

$420.00T






273

C

A

1915 cover to Switzerland with Second Wmk 2d horizontal pair [2L5-6] tied by Adelaide machine cancel, the left-hand unit with White Scratch SW of Cape Leeuwin which is not obstructed by the postmark, red/white 'Opened by Censor' tape & 'PASSED.' h/s in violet.

250.00T

$220.00T




274

C

C

1915 1915 (Oct) triple-rate cover to Switzerland with 2d & 5d tied by the very scarce 'CHARLOTTE WATERS/N.T.' cds, 'PASSED.' h/s in violet, a few faults. Terrific Northern Territory origin.

250.00T

$320.00T






275

C

A-

1915 & 1916 covers to Switzerland each with 2d cancelled with two-ring (in violet) or single-ring "dumb" cancels, each with 'PASSED.' h/s in violet or purple, both with 'BASEL' arrival b/s, the first with Adelaide sender's address. Most unusual.

400.00T

$400.00T








276

C

B/A

1915 & 1916 a similar pair of covers at triple (2d + 5d, the cover with a few faults) or single (2d) rates, the stamps cancelled on arrival with 'BASEL 2/BRIEF D'EXPEDITION' cds, again with the 'PASSED.' h/s in violet or purple, the first again with Adelaide address on the flap. These covers would seem to confirm our belief that the first pair were sent in a locked bag, as were these. (Qty 2)

400.00T

$320.00T






277

C

1915-17 group of covers to Switzerland franked 2d (6, unchecked for watermarks) or 2d + KGV d (2) with an all-different range of Censor tapes and/or 'PASSED BY CENSOR' handstamps of various patterns, one endorsed "Letter for Germany", generally good to very fine but one from NSW is defective. Handy lot. [Several are to Dr Ernst Carroll, one of them additionally endorsed "Trade Commissioner"] (Qty 8)

300.00T

$300.00T








278

C

1915-17 balance of the WWI covers to Switzerland with 2d (10), 2d + KGV d (3) or 2d only but untaxed, various censor tapes and handstamps, one cover endorsed "From Department of Internal Affairs" is addressed to "Dr Ernst Carroll/Commonwealth Trade Commissioner", generally good to very fine. (Qty 14)

400.00T

$360.00T






279

C

A-

1916 double-rate cover to Switzerland with exceptionally well centred 5d tied by 'MANNUM/AP 18 16/ STH AUSTRALIA' cds, 'PASSED.' h/s in purple, Basel arrival b/s of 29V16.

400.00T

$320.00T






280

C

A-

1916 a remarkably similar cover of the same date from the same sender with the same arrival b/s!

400.00T

$380.00T






281

C

B

1917 over-weight cover endorsed "Letter for enemy country" to Switzerland with 2d (+ KGV d) tied by 'MURTOA/VIC' cds 'T ("5d")'-in-oval tax h/s, red/white 'OPENED BY/CENSOR.' tape, 'BASEL/3XI15/ BRIEFAUFGABE' arrival b/s.

250.00T

$200.00T




282

C

B

1921 double-rate cover to Switzerland with Third Wmk 6d blue tied by Melbourne machine cancel, minor blemishes & slightly reduced at left. [The rate was 4d for the first ounce + 2d for each successive ounce]

200.00

$150.00




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