Prestige Philately Auction 231 CatalogueVICTORIA
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Displaying 1 - 20 of 33 Lots in Category - VICTORIA
Selection of unused Classics comprising Queen-on-Throne 1d (large-part o.g.) & 6d, Woodblocks 'TOO LATE' 6d (rare but two margins only, Cat £3500) & 2/- blue/green, Beaded Ovals 3d blue (stained) & 4d, Netted Corners 1d, Laureates 6d, 10d brown/pink & 1/- and '½ ½/HALF' on 1d (large-part o.g.), generally fine, Cat £6000 approx.
Collection remainders on Seven Seas pages with Half-Length 1d x2 2d & Perf 12 3d, 1/- 'REGISTERED', Laureates 10d grey, DLR 2d mint, Bell 9d brown/pink mint, Emergency Printings on Coloured Papers 1d on yellow & 1d on drab both mint, 1884-96 6/- apple-green (regummed), 'STAMP - DUTY' Overprints set mint, Naish values mint to 2/6d, 1/6d blue (regummed), Charity sets mint, 1901-12 simplified mint to £1, Postage Dues Blue & Claret 5/- mint and Red & Green mint set (5d used), etc, condition variable but many are fine to very fine, Cat £6500+.
(Qty 250 approx)
Miscelleny including some Classics & an array of Postage Dues, 1900 No 'POSTAGE' ½d mint blocks of 24 & 28, nice range of Commonwealth Period mint blocks to 4d (**), some postmark interest, also an array of Revenues including some on receipts, lovely Jolley Federation PPC to Greece, etc, condition variable.
Packet of pieces franked with Emblems, Beaded Ovals or Laureates, pieces with crowned-ovals of 'ROKEWOOD' & 'THE LEIGH' and superb 'SHIP LETTER/FREE/GEELONG-VICTORIA' cds, eleven early outers including with crowned-ovals of 'PAID/GEELONG' in black in error, 'COLAC', 'QUEENSCLIFF' & 'WINCHELSEA'.
Accumulation in stockbook with Imperfs including Half-Lengths very fine 1d, 1/- Octagonal pair (top unit cut into slightly), Emblems, etc, '8d' on 9d with Misplaced Overprint, then later issues in quantity noted Double Perfs on 1d brown x2 and 4d olive, also some mint including 'Reprint' overprints, Revenues to £10 including postally-used to 5/-, plenty of postmark interest with lots of numerals and quite a few TPOs, apparently unchecked for perfs & wmks, condition mixed but many fine.
Mostly used collection with many useful including Half-Lengths 1d x13, 2d x7 & 3d x24 including Perf 12, Woodblocks Imperf 'REGISTERED' & 2/-, selections of Emblems & Beaded Ovals, Laureates to 5/- blue/yellow including 8d orange x3 & 10d grey x2, 1884 Large Stamp Duty 15/- mauve (fiscal) & 15/- brown CTO, later to 5/- x3 (one mint), etc, condition rather mixed so inspection is recommended.
1850-57 Half-Lengths Campbell Printings 3d blue SG 24, good even margins, ironed-out crease at the base, unused, Cat £1500. RPSofV Certificate (2012).
1854 Shilling Octagonal Imperf 1/- blue SG 25 with Large White Plume over 'OR' of 'VICTORIA' & Deformed 'N' of 'SHILLING', a huge example with portions of the adjoining units at right & left, small fault at top - concealed by the cancellation - & associated thin, cancelled well clear of the varieties; also 'IA' of 'VICTORIA' Deformed  in a fine vertical pair, and Large Coloured Flaw above 'CT' of 'VICTORIA'  x2 (one Perf 12, rounded corner). Rare Transfer Varieties. Ex Geoff Kellow. RPSofV Certificate (2008) for the first.
(Qty 4 items)
Buy NowPrice $340.00 + Buyer's Premium
1859 Perf 12 by Robinson 2/- dull bluish green/pale yellow SG 82 partly annotated selection mostly on Bill Purves' pages, one unused, plus a large-part reconstruction of 20 of the 25 positions (one imperf & another unused with large-part o.g. but trimmed perfs at right), condition variable but many are fine to very fine, Cat £3600+.
1859 Perf 12 by Robinson 2/- dull bluish green/pale yellow SG 82 large-part reconstructions of A) 23 of the 25 positions ex  & ; & B) of 14 of the 15 positions ex  from the right-hand side of the plate that were utilised to make the new plate for printing the 1864 2/- blue/green; plus 2/- blue/green SG 129-130c complete reconstructions comprising 1) the 15 original woodblocks; 2) the 12 original electrotypes; 3) ditto, plus the 3 additional woodblocks forming the top row; and 4) of the complete hybrid plate of 30 (6x5) comprising 8 woodblocks plus 12 electrotypes; condition variable but most are fine to very fine, Cat £2200+ minimum. A fantastic episode in technical philately! Ex Les Molnar.
Buy NowPrice $700.00 + Buyer's Premium
1860-66 Beaded Ovals 3d maroon Perf 12 SG 91, large-part o.g., Cat £400.
1863-81 Laureates Wmk Single-Line Numerals 8d orange SG 112 mostly plated examples comprising unused x4 (one with large-part o.g.) and used x7 (one on piece with 1/-), a few minor blemishes, Cat £3700+. Ex JRW Purves.
Buy NowPrice $750.00 + Buyer's Premium
1863-81 Laureates 8d orange SG 112, large-part o.g., Cat £850. [Geoff Kellow at page 172 states "It is a rare stamp unused"]
Buy NowPrice $460.00 + Buyer's Premium
1863-81 Laureates 1867-81 Wmk V/Crown 8d lilac-brown/pink (shades) SG 137/a group large-part reconstruction of 112 of the 120 positions from Printing Groups 3-4, mostly fine used. Ex Nick Holness.
1864-80 Woodblocks 2/- blue/green Perf 13 SG 129 (from the 15th to 17th printings) & Perf 12 SG 129ca (from the 20th printing) complete reconstructions of 30 (6x5), includes four pairs, generally fine to very fine, Cat £690++.
1863-80 Laureates V/Crown Perf 13 5/- blue & carmine SG 140a, well centred for this issue, unused, Cat £750. Chris Ceremuga Certificate (2012) states "Rare".
1878 Emergency Printings on Coloured Papers 2d dull violet-mauve/brown SG 200, unusually well centred, large-part o.g., Cat £350.
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown 3d violet as SG 221 but the 1891 reprint on Wmk '33' paper, small gum adhesions on the face, large-part o.g. [The genuine stamp catalogues £2000. The reprint without 'Reprint' overprint is scarce]
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown 6d 1/- & '½d/HALF' on 1d all with large-part o.g. plus 5/- with the Watermark Upright regummed, Cat £1450+ (the 5/- with Wmk Upright is not priced).
1884 Stamp Statute V/Crown £5 black & yellow-green as SG 230 with large 'REPRINT' Overprint in Red, exceptional centring, no gum.