Prestige Philately Auction 120 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Kangaroos - Third Watermark
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 24 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Kangaroos - Third Watermark
2½d deep blue Watermark Inverted block of 4, three units lightly to very lightly unmounted and one unit unmounted. A very scarce multiple.
3d Die II two shades, cds cancels, Cat $150. (2)
No longer available
3d yellow-olive Die I Watermark Inverted BW #13Aa marginal block of 4 from top of the sheet, tonespot on the first unit, vertical crease affects first & third units, very lightly mounted, the second unit unmounted. Advertised retail $475 as singles.
3d yellow-olive Plate 1 lower-left corner strip of 4 with trimmed 'CA' Monogram BW #13z, exceptional centring, with toning mostly in the margin but unfortunately showing through the face, the second unit is unmounted, Cat $3500.
6d ultramarine Substituted Clich¢â‚ ¢€¢â€ž¢¢€ ¢â‚ ¢¢â‚ Å¾¢¢â‚ ¢€¢¢€…¾¢© (Die IIA) BW #19ea, rounded corner at upper-right, toning on reverse, untidy cds well clear of the flaw, Cat $1250.
Harrison Printing 6d pale ultramarine Die IIB upper-right corner example with "Broken Leg" BW #20Cd, above-average centring and perforations, unmounted but the gum a little aged, Cat $2750 (mounted). Most examples are poorly centred and have rough/fluffy perfs.
6d pale ultramarine "Broken Leg" BW #20d, average centring but with excellent perforations, slogan cancel clear of the flaw, Cat $750.
6d chestnut "Broken Leg" BW #21d, better than average centring but a few short perfs at base, 'THORNBURY/VIC'' cds clear of the flaw, Cat $150. [Collectors snapped up a large number of mint examples. Consequently, used examples are much harder to obtain]
9d violet Die IIB Lower Plate Mullett Imprint block of 4 BW #27zb, faint bend across left-hand units, the lower units unmounted, Cat $750.
1/- varieties comprising Die II unlisted "Whale off Portland", Die IIB BW #33f, h & j (perf 'OS', unmounted), Cat $485+. (4)
1/- blue-green Die IIB Harrison Two-Line Imprint block of 4 BW #33z, hinge remainders & the second unit with fault at right, lower units unmounted, Cat $1500.
1/- blue-green Die IIB Mullett imprint block of 4 BW #33zb, the left-hand units exceptionally centred, the lower units unmounted, Cat $1000. A premium-grade block.
2/- brown Watermark Inverted BW #37a, well-centred, Sydney cds, Cat $750.
2/- maroon Upper Plate Harrison Imprint pair BW #38z, Cat $2000 (for a block of 4).
5/- grey & yellow varietes comprising BW #44(D)d, 44(D)p (2, one with rounded corner) and #44(V)n, heavy cds or parcel cancels but clear of the flaws, Cat $650. (4)
5/- grey & yellow Watermark Inverted BW #44a, well centred, Cat $1250.
5/- grey & pale yellow Watermark Inverted #BW44Da, tiny natural paper inclusion at upper-right, Cat $1250.
5/- grey & yellow Misplaced Kangaroo (into The Bight), tiny thin & gum blemishes. [Not as dramatic as BW #44ca - Cat $5000 - still an attractive misplacement]
10/- Type B, £1 grey Type C & £2 Type B 'SPECIMEN' Overprints, small faults, very lightly mounted. (3)
10/- grey & bright pink withType C 'SPECIMEN' Overprint BW #48xb, a couple of shortish perfs, very lightly mounted, Cat $2500.