Prestige Philately Auction 232 CatalogueCOMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - King George V Issues
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 24 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - King George V Issues
Collection on annotated pages with all values except the Penny, numerous shades including 2d Intense Orange (Aniline), 4d Lemon-Yellow mint x3 (one punctured 'OS' but poorly centred) & Lime-Yellow (Scott Starling Certificate), also Single Wmk 1½d green on Very Coarse Mesh Paper mint but poorly centred, 1/4d group with Single Wmk mint x2, SMult Wmk Perf 14 mint x2, Perf 13½x12½ mint x2 & CofA mint x2, Inverted Watermarks including Single Wmk 2d scarlet punctured 'OS' mint but a small thin & 4d blue with 1924 cds, SMult Wmk Perf 14 ½d 'OS', a few imprint pairs including ½d green Harrison One-Line Imprint x2 (one with rejoined perfs) and 1½d red Harrison, condition a bit variable but generally fine to very fine mint or used, Cat $15,000 approximately.
(Qty 250 approx)
Interesting mostly used collection on Hagners with many better stamps including Single Wmk 1d green Dry Ink, 2d orange mint x7, 4d lemon x23 (five identified as "lime-yellow"), 4d lemon 'OS' x3, 4d olive mint No Imprint pair (**), 4d olive 'OS' mint x2 (one **), 5d Rough Paper 'OS', 1/4d 'OS' CTO x3; SMult Wmk Perf 14 1/4d, 'OS' ½d, 2d x2, 4½d & 1/4d x2 (one CTO); Perf 13½x12½ 3d Die Ia mint x2, 4d **, 4½d Die II CTO, 1/4d mint x2 (one toned), 1/4d 'OS' CTO; etc, many NSW State perfins including CofA 'G/NSW' mint block of 12 & used imprint block of 4 and 3d used block of 8, many other blocks & a good number of annotated varieties, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine.
Large accumulation sorted into packets with a quantity of Penny Reds & many other better denominations, condition variable but a high percentage are fine to very fine. From an old-time collection off the market for decades & completely unchecked by us for shades or varieties.
(Qty many 1000s)
750.00 (1 Bid)
Mint and used collection on Hagners with 1d Engraved Plate 2 block of 4 (stamps unmounted) & mint singles x10, Single Wmk to 1/4d */** with 4d orange Wmk Inverted, SMult to 1/4d */**, 2d Mullett Imprint and 3d Mullett & Ash Imprint pairs, perf 'OS' to 1/4d used, CofA Wmk to 1/4d mint and used, perf 'G/NSW' and 'OS' overprints etc. condition mixed.
Neat collection with most of the basic stamps mint (no 4d lemon or 4½d Die II and the Single-Line Perf ½d isn't correct) including 'OS' Overprints, plus good coverage of the punctured 'OS' issues mostly mint, condition a bit variable - eg the 1d red Die II is a bit aged & has a hinge remainder - but generally fine to very fine & a few including Single Wmk 1/4d & SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½ 1/4d are unmounted.
1d green SMult Wmk Perf 14 two blocks of 12, Perf 13½x12½ block of 48, and CofA Wmk imprint block of 24, likely a few varieties, most units unmounted, Cat $1300+.
(Qty 4 items)
Box of mostly annotated varieties plus lots of 'OS' punctures, 1d bright brown-red ACSC #71O with Scott Starling Certificate, "Prancing Horse Essay" x4, etc, generally fine to very fine.
HALFPENNY: This and the next 16 lots are annotated illustrated pages of mostly used plated examples with many listed varieties plus numerous positions unlisted in the ACSC. The material is generally fine to very fine.
Range with a few better items including Single Wmk Green Electro 3 [R7, Shading Line Missing below L/H Value Tablet] (a bit aged), Orange Electro 7 mint block of 6 [L52-54/58-60], LMult Wmk Electro 4 mint pair [L1-2], etc, Cat $4500+.
(Qty 120 approx)
ONE PENNY: Neatly annotated collection on hingeless pages with Single Wmk Single-Line Perf mint block of 4, Inverted Watermarks, Smooth Paper mint, used block of 6 and Die II, Rough Paper mint & Die III mint, selection of Tin Shed Flaws & other aberrations, coil pair & single with coil join, Harrison One-Line Imprint pair, Die III listed varieties x4 & 'CA' Monogram pair (perfs rejoined/reinforced), Violet Plate 4 Harrison Imprint block of 12; Large Multiple Wmk Red Watermark Inverted with non-contemporary cds & 1d deep grey-green (unlisted shade; Starling Certificate), Small Multiple Wmk Perf 14 Mullett Imprint blocks of 4 6 & 8 and Perf 13½x12½ Ash Imprint block of 4 with Defective 'JOHN ASH', etc, a few problems but generally fine to very fine, Cat $7500+.
(Qty 120 approx)
ONE PENNY: Mostly used collection on Hagners mainly Reds with a strong section of shades including G11 x40+, G12 x8, G24 x11 (all with Scott Starling Certificates), G24½ x19, G26 x20 & Rough Paper G64, Die II x50+ including Green mint x3, Large Mult 1d red punctured 'OS', Compartment Lines and annotated varieties, some postmark interest, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine.
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 1 Pane I including SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½ mint block of 12 [25-28/37-40] three units with Dents in the Bottom Frame, CofA Wmk mint block of 24 [16-18/58-60] with all six Dents in the Bottom Frame ACSC #82(1)df (some perf separation/reinforcing),  Saddle on Emu Red x3 including in a pair & on commercial cover to America, etc, Cat $1100+.
(Qty 33 items)
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 1 Pane II including an extensive study of the twenty Die II units including Rough Paper punctured 'OS' Dies II-I mint pair, one on a Shierlaw front, Greens including four Dies I-II pairs in mint block of 12 (**), Die II mint & used pairs, strip of 4 [L36-R31-33] with Saddle on Emu & Die II x2 and imprint block of 12 with Die II x4, etc, Cat $4000+.
(Qty 130 approx)
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 2 Pane III including SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½ mint blocks of 6 [17-18/29-30] & 8 [23-24/41-42], 'OS' Overprint mint block of 42 [7-12/43-48], Wattle Flaw First State  Red x2 & mint block of 6 [37-39/43-45] etc, Cat $1900+.
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 2 Pane IV including Rough Paper G74 punctured 'OS' mint block of 8 [15-18/21-24], Pre-Rusted Clichés [34-35] in used block of 12 on piece & with Thin 'G' in pair [34/40], Rusted Clichés  & , Substituted Clichés Die II  x4 including in 'OS' pair with Thin 'G' [34/40] and Die I x4, Second Substitutions on Green blocks, Thin 'G'  x2, etc, Cat $5000+.
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 3 Pane V including  Red & LMult Wmk Red both mint, Red Smooth Paper mint strips of 6 [1-6] & [7-12] & mint block of 4 [1-2/7-8] and Rough Paper mint block of 9 [1-3/13-15], Violet mint blocks of 4 [1-2/7-8], 9 [13-15/25-27] & 12 [10-12/28-30], LMult Wmk Red  & , No Wmk mint block of 12 [25-30/31-36], etc, a few on covers or PPCs, Cat $3500+.
(Qty 230 approx)
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 3 Pane VI including Dot before '1'  LMult & No Wmk in mint pair, Smooth Paper blocks of 6 [52-54/58-60] & 9 [38-40/50-52], 'JBC' Monogram single, etc, Cat $2500+.
(Qty 150 approx)
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 4 Pane VII including Secret Mark LMult Wmk Red & mint SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½,  LMult Wmk Red punctured 'OS', Wattle Line  LMult Wmk Red & SMult Wmk Perf 14 in mint pair, Flaw under Neck  LMult Wmk Red mint & SMult both perfs plus Perf 14 pair [31/37], with First Retouch in pair, First Re-Entry in block of 4 [31-32/37-38] & Retouch to First Re-Entry in block of 4 [31-32/37-38] all mint, Ferns  LMult Wmk Red & SMult Wmk Perf 13½x12½, 'RA' Joined LMult Wmk Red mint single & in block of 4 [53-54/59-60] and 1d violet mint block of 4 [53-54/59-60], etc, Cat $8000+.
ONE PENNY - THE PLATES: Plate 4 Pane VIII including Thin 'ONE PENNY'  LMult Wmk Red, 'NY' Joined  Smooth Paper & LMult Wmk Red, Corner Dot  Single-Line Perf & LMult Wmk Red plus mint block of 4 [53-54/59-60], Roo's Tongue  LMult Wmk Red, Run 'N'  LMult Wmk Red, etc, Cat $3800+.
(Qty 130 approx)
THREE HALFPENCE: Mostly used collection on Hagners with an array of shades, some mint & a few **, many 'OS' including No Wmk (poorly centred), many annotated varieties including SMult Wmk Perf 14 Types A-B Pair *, some postmark interest, etc, condition variable but generally fine to very fine.
THREE HALFPENCE: DIE I: Collection with a few better items including Single Wmk Brown Electro 5 mint strip of 4 [L43-46] & Electro 7 [R54], Red Electro 19 mint block of 4 [L51-52/57-58], Cracked Electro ACSC #89(U)n & a Substituted Cliché not listed in the ACSC, LMult Wmk Black-Brown Electro 1 unmounted block of 4 [R49-50/55-56], No Wmk Electro 17 mint block of 4 [R21-22/27-28], etc, Cat $9500+.
(Qty few 100)