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Displaying 12 Lots in Category - SOUTH AUSTRALIA


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429

g/f

a/b

Classic selection comprising London Printings 1d with almost full margins, 2d a very large single & a strip of 4 with almost full margins and 6d single & pair all with full margins; Adelaide Printings 2d x2, 6d (small corner nick) & 1/- orange (apparently the imperf issue); Second Roulettes 1/- yellow; and 'TEN PENCE' in Blue on 9d yellow four of six different positions of the overprint; a few small problems but generally very fine. (Qty 18)

1000.00

No longer available


430

f

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d deep yellow-green SG 5, margins close to good, 'PAID/ADELAIDE GPO' cds in blue, Cat 550. Ex Michael Haden. Sent to Peter Trahar for vewing. He will purchse if acceptable 19/05/2016

150.00

$115.00






431

Ω

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d yellow-green SG 6, margins close to good, unused, Cat 8500. A beautiful example of this rare stamp: only a handful of unused examples across both shades have been recorded. [Michael Blake's slightly larger example sold at the Prestige auction of 7/2/2014 for $9200]

6000.00

No longer available




432

f

a

1856-58 Adelaide Printings 1d yellow-green SG 6, margins just shaved - at lower-right - to huge with a fragment of the adjoining unit below, neat void cancel of the GPO, Cat 650. An unusually fine example of this scarce stamp.

450.00

No longer available




433

*

a

1860-69 Second Roulettes 4d dull violet SG 27, remarkably well centred with the rouletting clear of the design on all sides, large-part o.g., Cat 140. A premium example.

250.00

$190.00






434

Ω

a

1860-69 Second Roulettes 'TEN PENCE' in Blue on 9d orange-red SG 35, unused, Cat 425.

250.00

$190.00






435

*

b

1870-71 Perf 10 '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d dull ultramarine SG 91, one short perf at the top, large-part (brown) o.g., Cat 1200. A rare stamp. [Dr Donald Pearce stated in "Shilling Violet" (Dec 1991) that "discolouration of the paper...is the norm". Michael Blake's unused example - no gum & a little aged - sold for $1380]

500.00

No longer available




436

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 10 'SPECIMEN' Overprints comprising 12mm Overprint on 2/6d 5/- 10/- 10 15 & 20; 17mm Overprint on 10/- 1 3 4 (defective) & 5; and the rare 18mm Overprint on 2/6d 5/- & 1; also Perf 11-12 20 reprint; a few problems but generally good to fine & mostly with large-part o.g. (Qty 15)

500.00

$1,000.00






437

Ω*

a/a-

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 10 50/- dull pink (no gum), 4 lemon-yellow (no gum) & 5 grey (large-part o.g.) each with 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, Cat 1200 for a set of 14. [The original Perf 10 issue is very scarce with 'SPECIMEN' Overprint. Despite Gibbons' note below SG 208a about most 'SPECIMEN' sets being reprints of the Perf 11-12 stamps, such sets are routinely advertised as being catalogued at 1200, with auction prices often approaching/exceeding $1000. Caveat emptor] (Qty 3)

150.00

$115.00






438

*

a/b

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 11-12 2/6d to 20 SG 195a-208a reprints (ex 5 brown & 15) all with 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, some characteristic perf & gum problems, large-part o.g. Ex Ed Williams. (Qty 12)

350.00

$320.00






439

*

b b2

1886-96 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 11-12 20 claret SG 208a reprint with the Watermark Inverted, 12x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, a bit aged, large-part o.g. Ex Ed Williams: sold for $308 at the Prestige auction of 26/1/2002. [Ed Williams stated that only one sheet of 60 was printed with the watermark inverted]

250.00

No longer available




440

*

1904-12 Thick 'POSTAGE' Crown/SA 6d to 1 SG 284-292 & Crown/A 3d to 5/- SG 298-305, condition variable but the 1 is very fine, Cat 980 (minimum). (Qty 17)

350.00

$270.00




Displaying 12 Lots in Category - SOUTH AUSTRALIA



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