Prestige Philately Auction 231 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Postal Cards
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Useful group with Coronation 1d unused x3 different & used (with brief message dated "22.6.11": Coronation Day), Victorian Scenes unused x4 different & used in Ceylon to New Zealand (most unusual), KGV 1d red on white used & on buff unused & used uprated with Victoria ½d, 1½d brown #P51 for Bendigo Golf Club, 1½d brown with White Wattle Flaw at U/R #P52j, 1½d green with Broken Rule Left of 'POST' #P53f used to Holland, 2d scarlet unused (a bit spotty) & CTO, 1d violet No Top to Crown #P56(2)f unused, 'ONE/PENNY' Surcharges on 1½d brown #P58 & 1½d green #P60 both unused, 1d green Die III with 'OS/NSW' puncture #P64e, etc, also Stamped to Order Kangaroo 1d for Vacuum Oil Co unused, KGV Oval 1d green for Evangelical Lutheran Synod & KGVI Oval 1½d for Department of Immigration, and Solid 'OS'-in-the-Die 1d green Die I x2 (one with 'THREE/HALFPENCE' Surcharge) both unused; condition variable but generally fine to very fine.
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Mostly unused selection with Fullface 1d ACSC #P1 & P23 x2, Coronation 1d Prince (used), Victorian Scenes 'SPRING ST' (used), Kangaroo 1d with 'OHMS' above Stamp, Sideface 1d Die 1 #P27 x4 (two used), #P28 x2 & Die 2 #P28d, 1½d brown with Footer & with Footer Removed, 2d scarlet CTO, 1d violet, 'THREE/HALFPENCE' on 1d Die 3, etc, also Stamped to Order Sideface ½d ACSC #PS5 for Department of Defence (used, minor blemishes) & KGVI Oval 1d green (creased, used), generally fine to very fine, Cat $3500 approximately.
Selection of better used cards comprising Fullface 1d ACSC #P23 with d/s of AP1/13 corrected to MY1/13 & another with drawing of two dogs on the reverse (soiled), Sideface 1d Die 2 #P28da, 1½d brown #P51 used to GB Sweden or Switzerland (with 'CONSULAT DE SUISSE/BRISBANE' cachet on the reverse), 1½d green with Footnote #P54, 1d violet #P56(2) used locally & to UK, KGVI 2½d #P73 uprated to Germany & 3d green uprated to the USA, plus Stamped to Order with 'OHMS' Headings on KGV Oval 1d green #PS23, KGVI 1d green #PS25 & 1½d green #PS29, fine to very fine, Cat $1400.
Advertising group with Fullface 1d ACSC #P1 for Fauldings, 1d Roo for Hall & Sons (unused), KGV 1d #P27 for Metropolitan Fire Brigade & Die II for Daily News (Perth), #P28d for Kapunda Technical School (unused), 1½d brown & 1d violet both punctured 'OS/NSW' for Sydney Harbour Trust, 1d green #64 for Mayor Shafto's Campaign (Perth) (unused) & for Mackinnon & Cox 'Sale of Racehorses', 1½d brown #P68 for Kew Presbyterian Church (unused), fine to very fine.
Annotated collection with unused Fullface 1d ACSC #P1 x2 (one a deep dull shade that may be a proof?) & With Admonition #P23, KGV Sideface 1d red #P27 P28 & 28da, 1½d green x2 (one with Broken Line to Left of 'POST'), 2d scarlet (CTO), 1d violet x2, 'ONE/PENNY' Surcharges #P58 59 & 60, 1d green Die 1 #P61, 1½d brown on Very Thin Stock with No Stop after 'added ' #P68(2)d, QE 1d+1d #P71 x2, etc, and 'OS' 1d 'PO6 & 1½d on 1d #PO9, used including Victoria Scenes 'SPRING ST' & KGV 1½d green #P54, etc, 'SPECIMEN' Overprints on KGVI 3d & 4d on 3d, generally very fine, Cat $5000+.
1911 Fullface 'ADDRESS ONLY...' 1d with Underlined 'OHMS' Overprint Above the Header ACSC #P1ea, handwritten message for South Australian Department of Mines, used, Cat $500. Rare.
1911 Coronation 1d ACSC #P2-19 group of all-different portraits of KGV x6, Queen Mary & Prince of Wales x2, two with printed address & advice for GA Bremer & Co, unused, Cat $1125.
1911 Coronation annotated all-different selection comprising Portraits of KGV unused x7 & used x2, Queen Mary unused x5 & used x3 (two used on 22.6.1911, the Coronation Day), and Prince Edward unused x3 & used, generally very fine, Cat $2325.
1911 Victorian Scenes 1d ACSC #P21 'GILDEROY RANGES', 'GOLD MINE' & 'RIVER YARRA', unused, Cat $375.
1911 Victorian Scenes ACSC #P21 large-part set 10/12 missing only 'BUFFALO MTS' & 'GOLD DREDGING', 'GILDEROY RANGES' is used, others are fine to very fine unused, Cat $1200.
1913 Kangaroo 1d Original Die with 'OHMS' Above Heading ACSC #P24ea & 'BOARD OF ADVICE' notice on reverse, superb 'BIRDWOOD/31JL34/STH-AUST' cds, Cat $350. Extraordinarily late usage.
1915-18 Penny Sideface 1d red Die 1 BW #P27, unused, Cat $150. Superb!
1915-18 Penny Sideface 1d red Die 2 Type 2 with 40 Degree Spur ACSC #P27d, Perth machine cancel & very fine 'GOOMALLING/WA' arrival cds on the face, Cat $250.
1915-18 Penny Sideface 1d red Die 2 with 60 Degree Spur ACSC #P27da, unused, Cat $500.
1917 Re-Issue of 1d+1d Reply Cards Tasmania 1892 '1d.' on 1½d outward-half with 'THE ANNEXED CARD IS INTENDED/FOR THE ANSWER' Barred-Out ACSC #P39, unused, Cat $3000.
1917 Re-Issue of 1d+1d Reply Cards Tasmania 1892 '1d.' on 1½d reply-half with 'REPLY' Barred-Out ACSC #P40, unused, Cat $3000. [John Sinfield's example sold at the Prestige auction of 14.11.2014 for $2645]
1918 New Shaded Heading 1d red ACSC #P47 with printed advice for S Hoffnung & Co & uprated with KGV ½d green - 'SH/&/Co LTD' perfin - for the War Tax, corner bend at lower-left & a bit soiled, Cat $1500. Rare: the ACSC states that fewer than 10 used & only three unused examples have been recorded. All the used examples have been uprated. The vast majority from this printing were surcharged.
1919-23 Penny Halfpenny Sideface 1½d brown with 'OS/NSW' Puncture BW #51e for Sydney Harbour Trust, 1½d red-brown with 'OS/NSW' Puncture ACSC #P52e 1) for the Lands Department & 2) with Missing Pin in 'O' & Damaged Pin at U/L of 'N', for Sydney Harbour Trust, a few faults, Cat $700. Scarce trio.
1919-23 Penny Halfpenny Sideface 1½d emerald-green with Footnote Added ACSC #P54 to Illinois uprated with KGV ½d green tied by Adelaide Krag machine cancel with scarce 'BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/ALWAYS ASK FOR/AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan, minor blemishes, Cat $300. A very scarce uprating.
1919-23 Penny Halfpenny Sideface 1½d emerald-green with Footnote Added ACSC #P54, to New Zealand in 1924 with Melbourne slogan cancel, Cat $300. Superb!