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Displaying 1 - 20 of 21 Lots in Category - NEW GUINEA - 'N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS' Overprints - Official Mail



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised




2692

C

A-

1916 (Feb 13) OHMS cover with Treasury cachet, to London with 4d orange type a tied by 'RABAUL' cds & German 'Rabaul/(Deutsch-Neuguinea)' registration label, Sydney transit & London arrival b/s.

400.00T

$380.00T




2693

CL

B

1916 (Mar 31) scarce usage of NSW 'Penalty' envelope to Adelaide with 1d type c tied by Rabaul cds, rare black/white 'PASSED CENSOR RABAUL' label (faults) & two strikes of the rare 'passed censor/Rabaul' h/s in violet, vertical fold & a few blemishes.

500.00T

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Price $380.00T
+ Buyer's Premium






2694

C

B

1916 (June 24) NSW 'Penalty' envelope with 'Post Office' imprint at L/L, to GB with 4d orange type c tied by 'RABAUL' cds & German 'Rabaul/(Deutsch-Neuguinea)' registration label, Sydney transit b/s, minor blemishes.

600.00T

$800.00T






2695

CL

B

1916 (Aug 22) cover with 'THE TREASURY/RABAUL' cachet in violet at L/L, to Melbourne with 5d type c tied by Rabaul cds, German registration label, Melbourne arrival b/s, slightly truncated & opened-out.

350.00T

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Price $270.00T
+ Buyer's Premium






2696

CL

B

1916 (Aug 22) double-rate cover with 'THE TREASURY/RABAUL' cachet in violet at L/L, to NSW with 2d & 5d both type c tied by Rabaul cds, German registration label, Sydney transit & superb 'PETERSHAM/NSW' arrival b/s, vertical fold & minor wrinkles.

500.00T

$380.00T






2697

C

B

1916 (Aug) plain cover with 'KAISERLICHES BEZIRKSAMT/[arms]/RABAUL' blue/white wafer across the flap, to Melbourne with combination franking 1d type a plus unoverprinted Kangaroo 3d punctured 'OS' tied by 'RABAUL' cds unusually in blue, mss "1103X" in lieu of a registration label, vertical fold at left & a bit grubby.

400.00T

$300.00T






2698

CO

B

1916 cover (192x130mm) endorsed "OHMS" & at L/L "The Treasury/Rabaul/Papua" (!!), to Sydney with rare solo franking of 1/- type a tied by Rabaul cds, registration number "1284" in lieu of an 'R' label & straight-line 'PASSED BY CENSOR' h/s, Sydney arrival b/s of 25SE16, minor blemishes.

600.00T

$460.00T






2699

C

A-

1918 (July 18) scarce usage of NSW PMG's Department 'Penalty' envelope, to NSW with 4d orange type a tied by Rabaul cds, German registration label (stained by the adhesive used), very fine Sydney arrival b/s.

500.00T

$440.00T






2700

CL

B

1918 OHMS cover with Treasury cachet at L/L, to Berkshire with 3d type c & Fifth Setting 1d tied by 'RABAUL/18NO18' cds, small 'RABAUL' h/s on German 'Deulon/(Deutsch Neuguinea)' registration label, Sydney & Liverpool transits & 'BRACKNELL' arrival b/s, minor blemishes.

450.00T

$380.00T






2701

CO

B

1918 OHMS cover (205x187mm) with Treasury cachet at L/L, to GB with Fifth Setting 6d blue vertical strip of 4 tied by 'RABAUL' cds, German 'Rabaul/(Deutsch-Neuguinea)' registration label, Sydney transit & London arrival b/s, minor blemishes. [Addressed to prominent stamp dealers & almost certainly contained complete formes of 30, we would like to think to One Pound!]

750.00T

$575.00T






2702

CL

B

1919 OHMS cover with Treasury cachet at L/L, to GB with rare franking of Fifth Setting 4d orange punctured 'OS' SG O4 tied by 'RABAUL/19MY19' cds, black/white registration label, Sydney transit & London arrival b/s, minor blemishes. A very rare First Day Cover: 19.5.1919 is recognised by Gibbons as the earliest date of use for any of the 'OS' punctures.

[There is a footnote in Gibbons that states a 1d 'OS' has been seen dated 2AP19. We question why that doesn't appear in brackets with the listing for SG O3]

1000.00T

$1,250.00T






2703

C

A

1919 (July 24) scarce usage of NSW 'Penalty' envelope with PMG's Department imprint at L/L largely obscured by black/white registration label, to GB with 4d orange type a tied by 'RABAUL' cds, Sydney transit & poor London arrival b/s.

600.00T

$460.00T






2704

C

A-

1919 (Dec 24; Christmas Eve) cover to NSW "per SS Marsina" with scarce franking of punctured 'OS' 2d grey SG O6 x2 tied by 'RABAUL' cds, black/white 'RABAUL/No ' registration label, Sydney arrival b/s of 12JA20, a few insignificant tonespots. A very attractive NWPI cover.

1000.00T

$1,000.00T






2705

C/CL

B/C

1920-25 OHMS covers with punctured 'OS' frankings 1d carmine, 1d violet or 2d Kangaroo, a few faults but a very scarce trio. (Qty 3)

500.00T

$675.00T




2706

C

A-

1921 OHMS cover to GB with Fifth Setting 2d grey punctured 'OS' SG O6 tied by 'RABAUL/20JA21' cds.

600.00T

$550.00T




2707

C

A-

1921 OHMS cover to GB with Fifth Setting 2d grey punctured 'OS' SG O6 tied by 'RABAUL/18FE21' cds.

600.00T

$575.00T






2708

C

B

1921 OHMS cover to GB with Fifth Setting 5d tied by 'RABAUL/30MR21' cds, mss "R45" in red in lieu of a registration label, Sydney transit & London arrival b/s, minor blemishes.

400.00T

$400.00T




2709

C

A-

1923 (late) OHMS cover to Kansas with New Colours 2d scarlet punctured 'OS' SG O19 tied by light Rabaul cds & 'LEAVENWORTH/KANS' arrival. [Paid for British Empire rate only, but not taxed]

500.00T

$460.00T




2710

CL

B

1924 OHMS cover to GB with New Colours 2d scarlet punctured 'OS' SG O19 tied by very fine 'RABAUL/ 9AP24/NEW GUINEA' cds, minor wrinkling.

400.00T

$420.00T




2711

CL

B

1924 OHMS cover to GB with scarce franking of New Colours 1d violet punctured 'OS' SG O17 horizontal pair tied by 'RABAUL/23SE24/NEW GUINEA' cds, minor blemishes.

600.00T

$700.00T




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