Prestige Philately Auction 204 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Kangaroos - Third Watermark
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 31 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Kangaroos - Third Watermark
Selection with 3d olive-green with the Watermark Inverted (VLMtd), 6d brown Broken Leg in marginal pair (**), 1/- with the Watermark Sideways x2 (one regummed, the other unmounted), 2/- brown with fluffy perfs, 2/- maroon with fluffy perfs (creased) & £1 grey with Type D 'SPECIMEN' Overprint (unmounted but aged gum); and SMult Wmk 6d imprint pair (unmounted); wayward centring, Cat $2000+.
2½d 3d 6d brown 9d & 1/-, slightly variable centring, unmounted, Cat $775.
7a 2d grey, 2½d indigo & 3d olive-green Die 1 all with the Watermark Inverted BW #7Ba 11Ca & 12Ca, well centred, unmounted, Cat $1300.
13a 3d olive-green with the Watermark Inverted BW #13Ka block of 4, well centred, very lightly mounted, Cat $900++ (plus a significant premium for the attractive shade).
19a 6d ultramarine with the Watermark Inverted BW #19a, well centred, a couple of tiny & insignificant black spots on the gum, unmounted, Cat $1500.
21 6d chestnut block of 4 affected by the removal of a piece of foreign matter resulting in a Dramatic Void across Three Units, lightly mounted.
26(1)zc 9d violet 'JBC' Monogram single BW #26(1)zc, well centred, very lightly mounted, Cat $3000.
33(3)z 1/- Die IIB Harrison, Mullett with the Watermark Sideways (a couple of minor blemishes) & Ash with Jumped Perfs at Base imprint pairs BW #33(4)za, #33a(3)ze or (4)ze and #33(3)ze, Cat $1800 approximately.
33(3)zd 1/- dull blue-green Die IIB Plate 4 Mullett Imprint block of 4 BW #33(3)zd, unusually well centred, Cat $1750.
33(4)zd 1/- blue-green Die IIB Mullett Imprint block of 4 BW #33(4)zd, the lower units are unmounted, Cat $1750 (mounted). Ex Kevin Nelson & Hugh Morgan.
37 2/- brown x2 & 2d grey tied to small 1924 parcel piece by 'BRUNSWICK/VIC' cds. The rate was 4/2d for an interstate parcel weighing between 7 & 8Lb (pounds).
37a 2/- brown with the Watermark Inverted BW #37a, a couple of tiny red pencil marks on the face, Sydney cds, Cat $1500.
44 5/- grey-black & chrome-yellow BW #44A block of 6 (2x3) from the upper-right corner of the right-hand pane, the first unit with Spencer Gulf Silted-Up #44(D)j and the fourth unit with Two Breaks in the NSW Coast #44(D)L, the first two units also with obvious but unlisted Clipped Ears, two units lightly mounted & four units unmounted, Cat $8800+ (for singles). A desirable positional block. Ex Earl Spencer (Princess Diana's father).
44 5/- grey & deep yellow as BW #44C with Bite Out of Roo's Back, untidy parcels cancel clear of the variety. Unlisted in the ACSC.
No longer available
44 5/- grey-black & chrome BW #44A, well centred, unmounted, Cat $2000.
44c 5/- grey & chrome with minor Doubling of the Frame Plate, well centred, lightly mounted. The doubling is most evident across South Australia & Victoria and into the Tasman Sea. This stamp may be related to the major Double Print BW #44c illustrated in the ACSC - Cat $10,000 - but is not as dramatic.
44D(V)d 5/- grey & pale yellow with Severed Tail in conjunction with Broken NSW Coast & Break near top of Right-Hand Frame BW #44D(V)d [L2], well centred, unmounted, Cat $2000+. [The ACSC states that the Severed Tail occurs in association with the frame flaws only in "the grey & pale yellow Harrison printing"]
44ze 5/- grey & pale yellow Harrison Imprint pair the right-hand unit with Tsunami off NSW Coast BW #44ze, unusually well centred for an imprint piece, small concealed tear at the top of the second unit, minor perf separation at the top has been reinforced with a small hinge, Cat $3000.
48 10/- grey & pink + 5/- (marginal), 2/- brown & 9d plus KGV 2d scarlet tied to piece by oval 'REGISTERED/20AU23/PERTH WA' d/s, Cat $650+.
48Da 10/- grey & intense "aniline" pink with the Watermark Inverted BW #48Da, lovely shade, a single tone speck on the reverse, unmounted, Cat $8500.