Prestige Philately Auction 229 CatalogueTASMANIA
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 57 Lots in Category - TASMANIA
Collection on Scott pages with Courier 1d, Star Wmk 1d (full margins), 2d (a large stamp) & 4d pair, No Wmk 2d & 4d, Pelure Paper 1d (full margins & very fine), Sidefaces including an unusually large & attractive 4d blue & an apparently unused 5/-, Tablets 5/- & 10/- mint, 1899-1900 Pictorials mint, etc, condition variable but many are fine to very fine.
Specimen Overprints with Sidefaces to 10d, Tablets to 5/- & 1899-100 Pictorials set, also 'REPRINT' Overprints x14 to 10/-, generally very fine.
Modest collection with some better stamps including Star Wmk 1d (3 margins), No Wmk 4d, Perf 10 2d yellow-green, 'TASMANIA' 1/- plate proof single, Sidefaces 5/- apparently mint, etc, condition variable.
1853 Couriers1d Worn Impression SG 3 (shallow thin), 4d Plate I SG 5 & Worn Impression SG 9, and 4d Plate II SG 12, all with margins close to good, various numeral cancels, Cat £3125.
1853 CouriersAll Lines Clear & Distinct 1d pale blue SG 1, margins good to large with complete outer framelines, neatly cancelled clear of the Queen's face, Cat £1500. A very attractive 'Number One'.
1853 CouriersAll Lines Clear & Distinct 1d blue SG 2 on unusually thin almost Pelure Paper (unlisted as such), margins close to good, small closed scissor-cut at upper-left, unused, Cat £12,000.
1853 Couriers4d orange group of printings & shades SG 7-12, all cut-square with full to virtually full margins, numeral cancels including '47' (superb), '59', '60', '61', '64' & '68', Cat £3375 minimum.
1853 CouriersPlate I Worn State 4d orange SG 8, margins close to good, unused, Cat £6000.
1853 CouriersReprints 1d & 2d Plate I complete sheets of 24 (6x4) each with imprints at L/L & L/R printed from the defaced plates & Perf 11½ (in which form they were never issued), affixed to backing cards. Very scarce in this format.
1855 Large Star1d carmine with very fine BN '61', 2d green (shades) x5 (one on piece with 4d), 4d blue (shades) x27 one apparently unused, and Unissued 6d lilac pair (faults as always), condition variable but many are fine to very fine &/or attractive, Cat £8000+ (not including the apparently unused 4d, Cat £5500).
1855 Large Star1d carmine SG 14, just shaved at upper-left but with fragments of three adjoining units; 2d green SG 16; 4d deep blue & 4d blue (superb) SG 17 & 18; fine to superb with full margins; plus Unissued 6d dull lilac, close even margins, unused & creased as always; Cat £2350.
1855 Large Star1d imperforate plate proof pair in brownish red on ungummed unwatermarked paper, margins just clear to good except at left where just shaved.
1855 Large Star1d carmine SG 14, margins just clear to good except at upper-right where a little shaved, unused, Cat £10,000.
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1855 Large Star1d carmine SG 14, margins close to huge with a chunk of the adjoining unit at right, neat manuscript "58"-in-cross-hatching cancellation of Waterloo Point, Cat £900. Superb!
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1855 Large Star2d green SG 16, margins just clear to good (a little ragged at left but clear of the design), unused, Cat £5500.
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1855 Large Star2d green SG 16, margins close to large with a chunk of the adjoining unit at left, BN '68' cancel, Cat £450.
1856-57 No Watermark1d pale brick-red x3, 2d dull emerald-green pair & strip of 3, 4d blue (shades) x9 including a strip of 3, and Pelure Paper 1d deep red-brown x6 including a strip of 3, condition variable but generally attractive & some are quite fine, Cat £11,000+. The strips are extremely rare & desirable.
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1856-57 No WatermarkPelure Paper 1d deep red-brown SG 24 horizontal pair, virtually full margins (just touched at the base) with a fragment of the adjoining unit at left, '68' cancels of Hobart, Cat £1500+. A rare multiple.
1857-67 Double-Lined Numeral Watermarksrange with 1d x21 including three unused, 2d x13 including slate-green unused x2, yellow-green pair & yellow-green with Two Large Pre-Printing Paper Folds, and 4d x37 including one unused & a strip of 3, condition variable but generally attractive & many with full margins, some Barred Numeral cancels, Cat £4000+.
1857-67 Double-Lined Numeral Watermarks1d deep red-brown, 1d pale red-brown, 2d slate-green & 4d blue (small stain) SG 25 26 34 & 37, all with full margins though close in places, unused, Cat £2550.