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Displaying 17 Lots in Category - 1864-81 Watermark Crown/CC


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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised


137

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 1d horizontal pair in olive-bistre with the Watermark Sideways, margins close to good, large-part o.g.

400.00

$240.00




138

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 1d block of 4 in olive-bistre with the Watermark Sideways, margins close to large, large-part o.g. with the lower pair being unmounted. Blocks of this series of plate proofs are rare.

1500.00

No longer available


139

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 2d single in chrome-yellow with the Watermark Upright, margins close to large, very lightly mounted large-part o.g. Very scarce.

400.00

$300.00




140

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 6d single in deep (aniline) indigo-violet with the Watermark Upright, margins close to good, large-part o.g. Very scarce.

400.00

$460.00






141

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 6d single in deep (aniline) indigo-violet with the Watermark Upright with small sans serif 'SPECIMEN.' handstamp (Samuel #D5), margins just clear to large, part o.g. Ex "Koh-i-Noor" and Bill McCredie. Chris Ceremuga Certificate (2004) states "very rare".

800.00

$640.00




142

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 1/- block of 4 in bright green with the Watermark Upright, margins close to good, large-part o.g. with the third unit being unmounted. Blocks are rare.

1500.00

No longer available


143

P

A

IMPERFORATE PLATE PROOFS ON CROWN/CC PAPER: 1/- perforated single in bright green with the Watermark Upright with small sans serif 'SPECIMEN.' handstamp (Samuel #D5) applied vertically (reading downwards), cut from the sheet to preserve the design, no gum. Rare. Ex Bill McCredie. [This handstamp was used mainly for stamps retained by De La Rue for their archives]

800.00

$725.00






144

*

A/A-

ISSUED STAMPS: 1864-79 Perf 12 1d to 1/- SG 52-62 with most listed shades (ex 2d mauve & 6d indigo-violet), the 2d yellow with a few trimmed perfs, the 4d marginal with part-sheetmaker's watermark in the margin, mostly with large-part o.g., Cat 1600. (Qty 10)

750.00

$900.00






145

#

B

ISSUED STAMPS: 1864-79 Perf 12 2d mauve Error of Colour, light vertical crease, regummed, Cat 15,000. Ex John Gartner: acquired for $12,075 at our auction of 19/3/2005. RPSofV Certificate (1984) doesn't mention that the stamp has been regummed. [This is the stamp illustrated by Mogens Juhl at page 32 of "Philately from Western Australia". Dr Cecil Wakley's regummed example sold for $18,400. Sir Gawaine Baillie's very fine mint example sold for $41,400]

15000.00

$13,500.00




146

#

C

ISSUED STAMPS: 1864-79 Perf 12 6d violet as SG 57 but with the Watermark Upright (Inverted), aged, no gum. Unpriced unused.

0.00

$42.00




147

P

B

ISSUED STAMPS: 1871-73 De La Rue New Design 3d imperforate plate proof marginal block of 4 from the base of the sheet in pale brown on ungummed unwatermarked highly surfaced paper, all units overprinted 'CANCELLED', minor toning on the reverse. [Dr Cecil Walkley's similar corner block of 4 sold for $1552]

800.00

$480.00




148

*/**

A

ISSUED STAMPS: 1871-73 De La Rue New Design 3d pale brown SG 63 block of 6, and 3d cinnamon SG 63a block of 9 (seven units unmounted), with wing-margins at base or at top, large-part o.g., Cat 750++.

500.00

$380.00




149

*

A/A-

ISSUED STAMPS: 1874 Surcharge 'ONE PENNY' in Green on 2d yellow stated to be the three settings identified by Mogens Juhl, the second with a small filled thin, the last is creased, part- to large-part o.g., Cat 1500+. See "Philately from Western Australia" at page 33. [While there are minor differences in the placement of the overprint on the second and third stamps, they are essentially the same]

750.00

$850.00




150

#

A-

ISSUED STAMPS: 1874 Surcharge 'ONE PENNY' in Green on 2d yellow central setting (Juhl Stg 2 or 3) as SG 67 but with the Watermark Reversed, one tiny pinhole, unused. Unlisted by Gibbons. [Gibbons list the watermark inverted & reversed SG 67y, which may be a typographical error. That variety is unpriced unused]

500.00

$380.00




151

G

A

ISSUED STAMPS: 1874 Surcharge 'ONE PENNY' in Green on 2d yellow low setting (Juhl Stg 1) with Triple Surcharge, well centred, neat 9-bar '4' cancel of Greenough, Cat 5000. Ex Dr Cecil Walkley: acquired for $4140. [Juhl states that one trial sheet with three impressions of the surcharge was placed into stock. Half the sheet was sent to Greenough - from where 5 examples are recorded - and the other half was sent to was sent to Geraldton, from where 4 examples are recorded]

4000.00

$3,800.00






152

*#

A/A-

ISSUED STAMPS: 1876-81 Perf 14 1d to 6d SG 68-75c complete listed shades, a few minor defects, mostly with part- to large-part o.g., Cat 1290. (Qty 7)

500.00

$850.00




153

*/**

A

ISSUED STAMPS: 1876-81 Perf 14 6d lilac SG 75 block of 4, well centred (especially the upper pair), large-part o.g. with the lower pair being unmounted, Cat 640++.

1000.00

No longer available


Displaying 17 Lots in Category - 1864-81 Watermark Crown/CC



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