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Displaying 9 Lots in Category - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History


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Quality

Description

Estimate

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478

CPS

Album of mostly ordinary covers & Postal Stationery but including several Imperf 2d frankings (two with 'TOO LATE' h/s), 1875 to Scotland with 9d violet pair, 1891 (May 19) pre-UPU 2d rate to Wales, 1892 registered to London with 1d x3 & Perf 10 2d on 4d pair, 1891 uprated 1d Postal Card to Germany, 1898 OHMS with 'O.S.' 1d Perf 15 pair, etc, condition rather mixed. (Qty 95)

500.00

$550.00




479

C

A

1856coastal shipping cover to Port Lincoln "Per Bandicoot" with London Printing 2d rose-carmine SG 2 (slight bend at upper-right otherwise very fine), dumb cancel & 'PAID/JA21/1856/=ADELAIDE SA=' cds in red, no arrival b/s. A neat little First Issue cover.

250.00

$190.00






480

CPS

B/A-

1862(Sep 29) entire with Rouletted 1d pair (folded-over the top of the cover) & 'PORT-AUGUSTA' cds, 'MELROSE' b/s & light 'UNCLAIMED' h/s, with the Adelaide Dead Letter Office 'RETURNED PAID LETTER' Envelope in which it was sent back to the sender, minor blemishes. (Qty 2 items)

300.00

$230.00




481

C

A

1867 cover to Scotland "Via Marseilles" with scarce franking of Rouletted 'TEN PENCE' in Blue on 9d orange-red SG 35 tied by GPO cds, unusually fine.

300.00

$300.00




482

CO

B

1894oversize cover (209x143mm) endorsed "On Public Service" addressed to "The President/International Post Philatelic Exhibition Committee/Milan/Italy" with 'OS' Overprints 2d SG O55 and 1/- SG O30 tied by 'REGISTERED ADELAIDE/AP21/94/SA' squared circle, 'R' in oval cachet and 'CORRESPONDENCE OFFICE/GPO' cds in violet alongside, 'MILANO/20/5-94' arrival b/s, central fold not affecting stamps, seal cut from back and a few aging marks. [Presumably used to send South Australian display material to the Exhibition]

800.00

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483

CL

B

1899(Nov 6) OPSO cover with 'Police Commissioner's Office' imprint at lower-left, to British Guiana with rare franking of Perf 10 '5D.' on 6d brown overprinted 'O.S.' SG O72 (Cat 18 x50+ on cover) tied by GPO cds, 'VICTORIA/BC' squared-circle transit b/s & 'GEORGETOWN/DEC29/B.GUIANA' arrival b/s, central fold & minor repaired tears at the top well clear of the stamp. Ex Anthony Presgrave. A remarkable destination & stated to be one of only three covers recorded with this stamp.

750.00

$700.00




484

C

A

1899D&J Fowler cover to USA (flap unsealed) with 'PER RMS Oceania/CIRCULAR ONLY' and tiny '20 POSTED' cachets and 1d green 'D&J/F' private perfin tied 'PT ADELAIDE/MR16/99/SA' squared circle paying bulk-mailing printed matter rate, fine condition.

200.00

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485

CL

A

1910Commonwealth Meteorological Bureau OHMS mourning cover to Melbourne with Long Type 4d punctured 'OS' paying 2d per oz rate x2 tied by Adelaide cds of SE6/10, Melbourne Letter Carrier Room arrival b/s.

250.00

$190.00




486

S

A? A2

POSTMARKS:Diamond-Numeral '260' of Franklin Harbour very fine strike on apparently Imperf 6d slate-blue. Rated RRRR. [Considering that Franklin Harbour opened only in 1867 & Roulettes were introduced from 1858, this stamp has almost certainly had roulettes trimmed-off]

200.00

$250.00




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