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Displaying 1 - 20 of 50 Lots in Category - COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Other Pre-Decimal Frankings



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


155

C

Covers including 1929 to Germany with 3d Kooka, 1934 overweight to USA with Perf 10 3d Vic Centenary (corner fault) with United States Postage Dues 2c & 5c, another with with 3d Macarthur, Advice of Delivery cards with Perf 11 Vic Centenary 3d tied by 'M.O.O. DAYLESFORD/VIC' cds & 1936 with SA Centenary 3d. (Qty 8)

150.00

$120.00






156

CPS

Array including 1935 6d surface rate to Sweden via Singapore, airmail 1935 to England with Large Kooka strip of 3, 1936 registered to Germany with SA Centenary 1/- x2 and jusq'ua airmail to Denmark via Singapore with 1/10d franking including late fee payment, 1938 to Germany with Hermes 1/6d x2 & KGV 5d; also postal stationery covers or fronts including PTPO, mixed condition. (Qty 48)

200.00

$150.00






157

C

1927-37 registered covers including 1927 to Japan with 4d & 1d, 1932 to Canada with 'Found damaged, torn or open....' label & multiple b/s, 1937 to Egypt at 1/10d rate with South Australia Centenary 1/-; to United States 1932 with Kingsford Smith 6d sepia solo franking, 1934 with 6d Large Kooka solo franking, 1937 underpaid to USA with Postage Due 2c block of five & 'SEALED PACKAGE/Secure owner's/permission to/open' h/s, etc, condition variable. (Qty 12)

300.00

$230.00






158

C

A-

1931 cover to Commissioner for Railways in Brisbane (b/s) with rare franking of Kingsford Smith 2d (small faults) & 3d both overprinted 'OS' tied by 'PARLIAMENT HOUSE CANBERRA/FCT' cds & blue/black 'PARLIAMENT HSE/FCT' registration label (defective) alongside. A remarkable & highly desirable cover. [The ACSC prices the 2d & 3d on cover at $1000 & $2000 respectively]

1500.00

$4,000.00




159

C

A-

1931 flapless cover to Germany with scarce franking of Sturt 1d carmine-lake ACSC #139B pair.

100.00

No longer available


161

C

B

1932 (Mar 18) airmail cover to Switzerland with attractive tri-colour franking of 3d Air Mail, 3d Harbour Bridge, 6d Kingsford Smith tied by 'PORT WAKEFIELD' cds, small tear at top, flap faults. [2d letter rate, 3d Australian internal airmail, 6d Karachi to London airmail plus 1d late fee]. No Reserve.

100.00

$75.00




162

CL

A-

1933 WA Railways OHMS airmail cover to Port Hedland with extraordinary franking of 3d Air Type A perf 'OS' L-strip of 3 - a single is catalogued at $400 on cover - and 6d Air overprinted 'OS' pair all tied by Perth cds, the adhesives are particularly well centred, a minor tear at lower-right barely detracts. A rare and desirable cover. [The vendor paid $750 at our auction of 9/3/2002].

600.00

$460.00






163

C

A

1934 (Sep 27) registered to England "per RMS Majola" with Perf 11 Victoria Centenary 1/- & KGV 2d tied by 'REGISTERED/SYDNEY' cds. [The rate was 3d Australian internal airmail, 2d Perth to Karachi surface rate, 6d Karachi to London airmail plus 3d registration]

150.00

$125.00




166

C

B

1936 & 1940 Hotel Kosciusko covers with different illustrations at upper left, 2d Cable or KGVI 3d blue Die II tied by untidy strikes of the 31mm 'MT KOSCIUSKO/N.S.W.' cds, each with a small tear. (Qty 2)

100.00

No longer available




167

CL

B

1937 cover with NSW Sesqui 3d & 9d tied by light 'TREESVILLE/WA' cds (much better b/s) to 'PALGARUP MILL' but returned.

100.00

$110.00




168

CL

A-

1937 (Dec 15) commercial airmail with attractive multiple franking of 6d Large Kooka pair, NSW Anniversary 3d pair & 2d, KGV 5d & 1d pairs and 4d all tied by multiple 'LATE FEE/MELBOURNE' cds paying double-rate plus 1d Late Fee, minor blemishes.

200.00

$150.00




169

C

A/B

1937-44 "By air in United States only" group including 1937 (Oct 15) with Kingsford Smith 6d & KGV 4d with 'LATE FEE/SYDNEY' cds (late usage - service was suspended in 1937 until recommencing in 1942); also 1943 at 9d rate including d war tax, 1944 & 1945 at 9d rate, some blemishes. (Qty 4)

150.00

$180.00




170

C

A

1938 (June) apparently commercial airmail cover to New York endorsed "Air Mail via London" at 1/7d rate + 1d late fee.

100.00T

$240.00T






171

C

B

1938 (Feb 24) registered cover to South Africa with NSW Anniversary 9d block of 6, 3d pair & 2d and Koala 4d pair all tied by REGISTERED/ADELAIDE S.A.' cds, tear at top affecting 2d. Spectacular.

200.00

$160.00












172

C/CL

1938-50 multiple-rate airmail covers including 1938 Leicagraph Co triple-rate to Germany with 5/- Robes & QM 1d, to United States 1939 with Large Kooka x10 & KGV 5d and 1946 American Consulate registered with 7/6d franking, 1949 to England with Small Kooka 6d x21, others including Robes and Arms 10/- solo frankings, condition variable. (Qty 7)

250.00

$320.00








173

C

1938-55 bundle of mostly KGVI Period covers with commercial surface mail including 1948 to France with d & 3d 'VG' perfins, 1951 "wallet" to GB with 3d & 1952 to Brazil with 3d green; commercial airmails including 1937 registered to South Africa with 3d Die I & 6d only, -/12/1939 to France with 5d & 1/4d, 1941 to India with 1d & 1/-, 1955 to Pakistan with 7d pair etc, also some philatelic covers including -/12/1939 to GB with 17/1d postage, condition variable. (Qty 38)

400.00

$380.00






174

CL

B

1940 (Sep 8) censored cover to United States endorsed on reverse "Via New Zealand Clipper Mail" with AIF 6d pair, 3d block of 4, 2d pair & 1d plus 9d Roo, KGV 4d & Small Kooka 6d paying the 4/- clipper rate, all tied by multiple 'CUE/W.A.' cds, light staining & some stamps with faults.

200.00

$160.00








175

CPS

1940s-50s airmail covers with higher rate frankings including 1943 Red Cross censored to Switzerland with 5/- Robes, 1/4d magenta strips of 3 on 1945 to USA & on 1946 to England (with 6d Small Kooka), 1959 large-part parcel front with 16/6d franking including 10/- Arms; also uprated Registration Envelopes 1949 to USA with 5/- Robes and 1952-54 to West Germany (2, both with customs labels) or England with 5/- Arms used in the make-up frankings, condition variable. (Qty 11)

200.00

$270.00






177

C

A

1941 (Nov 18) censored surface rate cover to Hong Kong with 'UNDELIVERABLE/RETURN TO SENDER' & "Fickle Finger" return h/s applied due to the Japanese invasion in early December.

150.00

$100.00






178

C

B

1944 (May 9) surface rate cover to New Zealand with rare solo franking of 5d on 5d Ram tied by Newcastle cds, some toning. [The rate was 5d per oz + d War Tax]

200.00

$160.00




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