Prestige Philately Auction 239 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Wrappers
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Displaying 9 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Wrappers
Pre-KGVI group including Kangaroo ½d & 1d, KGV 1d red, 1d red with "NEWSPAPER ONLY" h/s of Perth, 'NEWSPAPER ONLY' 1d red, 1d violet & 1d green Die 1 and Die 2 on Laid Paper (light stain), and a few others, generally fine to very fine unused, Cat $1550.
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Pre-KGVI group used within Australia x11 or to Canada (a repaired front only), GB x4, Gemany, Holland x2 (including KGV ½d with "NEWSPAPER ONLY" h/s of Perth), New Zealand x2 & USA x2 (including STO KGV 1d Die 3, a bit aged), various rates, mostly fine to very fine.
Useful group comprising KGV 1d red ACSC #W4 unused (shortened), 1d green Die 2 on Laid Paper #W13 unused & Die 3 #W14d used to GB, KGVI 1½d #W21 unused & used to USA, and QEII 2½d indigo with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint #W28w, Cat $1400.
Unused group comprising Roo ½d x2 & 1d, Sideface ½d x2 & 1d x3, ½d+½d x3, 1d violet x2, 1924 1d green Die 1 x2, 1927 1d green Dies 1 & 3, 1d Queen Mother, KGVI ¾-Face 1½d and Sideface 1½d green both sizes, some paper differences, plus some later issues, fine to very fine, Cat $2250 plus the later issues.
OFFICIAL: 1913 Kangaroo ½d green with underlined 'OHMS' Overprint (19x3mm) to Terowie or (28x5mm) to Hahndorf ACSC #W1e & ea, both with Adelaide cds, Cat $500. The large overprint is much scarcer & underrated.
OFFICIAL: OFFICIAL: 1918 KGV 1d with 'OS'-of-Dots in the Die & printed 'Commercial/Papers' ACSC #WO1A (275mm wide) for the Victorian Education Department with KGV ½d green punctured 'OS' tied by 'TATURA/6AU19/VIC' cds in blue, unfolded & remarkably fine, Cat $750. [The commercial papers rate was 1d per 2oz + ½d War Tax]
OFFICIAL: 1919 KGV 1d red with Solid 'OS'-in-the-Die ACSC #WO2 with Deputy Commissioner of Maternity Allowances imprint at L/L, locally used with Adelaide machine cancel of 26AUG21, Cat $1250.
STAMPED TO ORDER: Selection comprising Kangaroo 2½d deep blue/white ACSC #WS5 for Davies Brothers (Hobart) cutout only (no complete wrappers recorded), KGVI 1½d+1½d ACSC #WS26 uprated with ½d Roo to Singapore, KGVI 3d #WS30 (262mm wide) uprated with ½d Roo, Sydney Stock Exchange QEII 2½d, 5d indigo, 5d light blue, 5d red (front only), 4c (front only) & 5c #WS34-39, and Sideface 1d red with 'OS' of Dots-in-the-Die #WO1 (257mm wide) uprated with KGV ½d green, a few with faults, Cat $2600. Scarce group.
(Qty 9 + cutout)
STAMPED TO ORDER: KGV 1d red Die 2 ACSC #WS9 local usage with Sydney machine cancel of FE18/1921 well clear of the Die 2 spur, light vertical crease & minor soiling, Cat $2000.