Advanced Search  
 Home

     Prestige Philately Auction 239 Catalogue1908 Postal Cards for the Visit of the American "Great White Fleet"

 
 
View Catalogue in Lot Order

Jump To Lot

 

- Click on the Image for a Larger Image Version.
- Check on our symbols and terminology.
- PDF Version available






Displaying 15 Lots in Category - 1908 Postal Cards for the Visit of the American "Great White Fleet"


Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised






1533

PS

A/A-

Complete set of issues for the six States, fine to very fine unused. An unusual opportunity. (Qty 8)

2500.00

No longer available








1534

PS

A/A-

NSW 1d correct rate Sydney-Orange & 1d overpaid local philatelic usage, Queensland correct rate Brisbane- Stanthorpe, Tasmania underpaid to France but not taxed (with BPA Certificate), Victoria 1d correct rate to Germany & redirected internally, and Western Australia correct rate local philatelic usage, fine to very fine. The NSW 1d & Victoria 1d are Ex Hugh Freeman. (Qty 6)

2000.00

No longer available


1535

PS

A

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1d carmine HG 34, local usage at 'WAHROONGA' with birthday greetings.

150.00

No longer available


1536

PS

A

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1d carmine HG 34 with d tied by 'CASTLEREAGH ST' cds, to Germany with social message.

250.00

$190.00




1537

PS

A

NEW SOUTH WALES: 1d blue HG 35 commercial usage to Germany with 'PENRITH/OC12/1908/NSW' cds, a couple of slightly bumped corners. Extremely rare usage at the correct foreign postcard rate. Ex Hugh Freeman: sold for $1340.

1000.00

$700.00




1538

PS

A

QUEENSLAND: 1d red HG 16, unused. [Only 5760 were sold]

250.00

No longer available


1539

PS

A-

QUEENSLAND: 1d red HG 16 commercial usage to "Salisbury/Southport Line" with light 'YERONGA' cds, the message dated "18.9.08", a couple of very minor blemishes. Ex Hugh Freeman. [A similar item sold for $977 at a Sydney auction in July 2011]

600.00

No longer available


1540

PS

A

SOUTH AUSTRALIA: 1d red HG 9 to "Meadows/South" with superb Adelaide cds of AU24/08 & social message. The earliest date we have recorded for the South Australian card, and possibly the First Day of Issue. [Hugh Freeman's overpaid card to Canada sold for $512]

500.00

$380.00




1541

PS

A-

TASMANIA: 1d carmine-pink HG 13, a couple of very minor blemishes, unused. Only 2000 were printed, all of which were sold. [Hugh Freeman's similar example sold for $1165]

800.00

$600.00




1542

PS

A

TASMANIA: 1d carmine-pink HG 13 to "Sedbury/Bream Creek" with 'MOONAH/SP3/08/TASMANIA' cds. [Hugh Freeman's similar domestic example sold for $1048]

800.00

$550.00




1543

PS

A

VICTORIA: 1d pink HG 30 intrastate usage to Golden Square with Melbourne machine cancel of SP2-1908, social message includes "Make a day of it while the Yankees are in Bendigo". [There are records of American sailors visiting Ballarat, Bendigo and Mirboo North!]

200.00

$150.00




1544

PS

A-

VICTORIA: 1d brown-red HG 31 correctly rated usage to Switzerland with Port Melbourne duplex cancel of NO16/08, social message in German. [Superior quality to Hugh Freeman's similar usage to Germany that sold for $396]

300.00

$270.00




1545

PS

A-

WESTERN AUSTRALIA: 1d dull blue #PC16, unused.

250.00

$320.00




1546

PS

A-

WESTERN AUSTRALIA: 1d dull blue #PC16 correctly rated intrastate usage to Leederville with very fine 'LCR/SP3/08/PERTH WA' cds, light corner bend.

400.00

$440.00




1547

PS

A-

WESTERN AUSTRALIA: 1d dull blue #PC16 correctly rated usage to England with Perth machine cancel of MR31/1909, light corner bend. [With masonic message]

400.00

$300.00




Displaying 15 Lots in Category - 1908 Postal Cards for the Visit of the American "Great White Fleet"



View Catalogue in Lot Order       View Catalogue in Region Order       View Catalogue in Theme Order