G'day! Sign in or register

* Foreign currency conversions are approximate First | Previous | Next | Last | Index
AUSTRALIA : AUSTRALIA - DECIMAL ISSUES
Lot
Description
ReserveEstimateYour Bid
1318
1966-73 QEII 6c orange double row of 20 from top of pane, margins 3 sides, error void strip due to paper fold on 3 stamps splitting Queen's head! SG 387a(var). ACSC 445(var). Spectacular. (P)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
A$
1319
1966-73 Cook 75c, vertical gutter blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 400(var), ACSC 462ca cat $300 in 2002. Quite rare. (P)
  A$130
(US$97)
(€86)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1320
1970-75 Sturt's Desert Pea 7c, error "missing green & buff". VF fresh MUH. Normal to compare. SG 468bbc cat £80. ACSC 535cg cat $125. (P)
  A$60
(US$45)
(€40)
(£34)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
A$
1321
1970 Definitive PO Pack with current issues to $4 Navigator, with stamps all in place, retail $650+. One of the nicest we have handled in years.
  A$130
(US$97)
(€86)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1322
1971 QEII 7c part pane of 70, error void lines due to paper wrinkles affecting 15 stamps at right splitting Queens head! VF fresh MUH. SG 388a(var). ACSC 447(var). Spectacular. (P)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
A$
1323
1971 Floral coil 7c with buff omitted & green misplaced. VF fresh MUH, plus normal to compare. SG 468bbb cat £225, ACSC 535ce cat $300 (in 2002). Copy of 2002 RPSV photo cert for strip of 4. (P)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€33)
(£29)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1324
1971 Floral coil 7c vert pr with buff omitted & green misplaced. VF fresh MUH, plus normal to compare. SG 468bbb cat £450, ACSC 535ce cat $600 (in 2002). Copy of 2002 RPSV photo cert for strip of 4. (P)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1325
1971 Floral coil 7c Desert Pea, error buff & green (leaves) OMITTED, vert coil pr. VF fresh MUH. SG 468bc cat £160. ACSC 535cg cat $250. (2). (P)
  A$90
(US$67)
(€60)
(£51)
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
A$
1326
1972 Christmas 7c right pane upper blk of 25 with colour bars at left, variety part imperf at UL due to paper fold. VF fresh MUH. SG 530(var), Similar to ACSC 620b cat $1500. Very rare, only a couple known. (P)
  A$700
(US$522)
(€466)
(£400)
  A$1000
(US$745)
(€665)
(£572)
A$
1327
1973 Marine Life 1c Shrimp error yellow OMITTED. VF fresh MUH. SG 545b cat £1250, ACSC 635cb cat $4000. Rare. (P)
  A$900
(US$671)
(€599)
(£515)
  A$1300
(US$969)
(€865)
(£744)
A$
1328
1973-74 Gemstone Agate 7c error "black omitted", value & "agate". VF MUH. Normal to compare. SG 550a cat £95. ACSC 642c cat $150. (2). (P)
  A$60
(US$45)
(€40)
(£34)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
A$
1329
1973-74 Gemstones 8c Opal vert marginal pr, top stamp error black partly omitted so missing 8c value! VF fresh MUH. SG 551(var), ACSC 644cb cat $450. (P)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
A$
1330
1973-74 Star Sapphire 10c vertical strip of 3, top stamp black omitted middle stamp "10 Australia" very faint, lower stamp normal. VF fresh MUH. ACSC 648c est cat $500, SG 552a cat £275 for the top stamp alone. (P)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$450
(US$335)
(€299)
(£257)
A$
1331
1973-74 Star Sapphire 10c, error black totally OMITTED, so missing inscriptions & value! ACSC 648ca cat $400, SG 552ab cat £275. (P)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
  A$350
(US$261)
(€233)
(£200)
A$
1332
1973 Architecture 50c vert pr, error IMPERF between (faint perf indent as are all the examples - see cat footnote). VF fresh MUH. SG 559(var). ACSC 657b cat $2000. Extremely rare as only 1 row of 10 existed. This example is the one illustrated in ACSC. (P)
  A$1000
(US$745)
(€665)
(£572)
  A$1500
(US$1118)
(€998)
(£858)
A$
1333
1974 Christmas 10c, set of 8 plate nos (pl 2 "dot" only, as always), both L&R marginal gutter blks of 4. Mostly VF fresh MUH, odd mnr tone. A very difficult assembly! ACSC 680z-zo cat $750. (16 blks).
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
A$
1334
1975 Prime Ministers 10c Lyons, error "printed on gum side". VF fresh MUH. SG 591a cat £140, ACSC 694c cat $250. (P)
  A$70
(US$52)
(€47)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1335
1977 QEII Silver Jubilee 18c IMPERF on normal paper (no mesh), blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 645(var), ACSC 765b cat $400. (P)
  A$130
(US$97)
(€86)
(£74)
  A$180
(US$134)
(€120)
(£103)
A$
1336
1977 QEII Silver Jubilee 18c IMPERF, normal paper (no mesh), horiz pr. VF MUH. SG 645(var), ACSC 765b cat $200. (P)
  A$70
(US$52)
(€47)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1337
1977 QEII Silver Jubilee 45c IMPERF proof on very thick shiny paper, horiz pr. VF fresh UN as made. SG 646(p), ACSC 766PP(2) cat $500. (P)
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
A$
1338
1978 Aviators Kingsford Smith 18c vert pr IMPERF. VF fresh MUH. ACSC 792B cat $150. SG 660a cat £110 (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$89)
(€80)
(£69)
A$
1339
1978 Aviators M/Sheet: POSTAL FORGERY, on thin non-helecon paper, believed printed in the Netherlands. Fresh MUH with normal for comparison. ACSC 794cd cat $100 (way too low) in 2001. Rare with very few surviving. (P)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
A$
1340
1978 Bird 20c Little Grebe vert strip of 5, variety partial missing black "Australia 20c & bird's feathers", affecting top 2 stamps. VF MUH. SG 673(var), ACSC 805cg(var) cat $2000 for sl diff combination. Very rare as only 10 such strips existed -originally cost vendor $450. (P)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$500
(US$373)
(€333)
(£286)
A$
1341
1979 Trains 20c, error grey totally OMITTED, so missing/albino area instead of "Australia 20c", & no imprint on bottom stamp of vertical strip of 7 se-tenant with normals. VF fresh MUH. SG 715/715a cat £2,000+ as singles, plus large premium for strip. Very rare as only 1 pane recorded, which only had errors on lower 3 rows. (P)
  A$1000
(US$745)
(€665)
(£572)
  A$1500
(US$1118)
(€998)
(£858)
A$
1342
1979 Train 20c, error grey totally OMITTED, so missing/albino area instead of "Australia 20c" & no imprint. VF fresh MUH. SG 715a cat £2000. Very rare as only 1 pane recorded, which only had the error on the bottom 3 rows. (P)
  A$800
(US$596)
(€532)
(£458)
  A$1200
(US$894)
(€798)
(£686)
A$
1343
1980 Queens Birthday 22c IMPERF irregularly cut/torn vert pr with part of another above horiz gutter. Printed in sheets of 300 with left & right panes, guillotined horiz into sheets of 100, horiz gutters & these markings not found for issued stamps. SG 741(var). ACSC 863(var). (P)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1344
1981 Tasmanian Tiger 24c vertical strip of 10, top 5 stamps error olive totally MISSING, next 4 stamps olive partially missing, bottom stamp normal. VF fresh MUH. From a sheet bought at the Pymble PO (NSW) in 1981. SG 788(var). Unlisted ACSC & unrecorded until 2004. An important discovery! Only 10 such strips existed. (P)
  A$2500
(US$1863)
(€1663)
(£1430)
  A$4000
(US$2980)
(€2660)
(£2288)
A$
1345
1981 Thylacine 24c blk of 24 from LL of sheet, variety misplaced perfs type 1. VF fresh MUH. SG 788(var), ACSC 902bb cat $500+. (P)
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
A$
1346
1984 AAT South Magnetic Pole Expedition 30c, error blue totally OMITTED, background white instead of blue. VF MUH, top marginal. SG 61(var). An important discovery that first came to light in 2004 from a retired PO employee. Only 1 sheet existed with only 30 such error stamps. Copy of 2009 Ceremuga AIEP photo certificate of strip of 10 it came from. (P)
  A$500
(US$373)
(€333)
(£286)
  A$800
(US$596)
(€532)
(£458)
A$
1347
1987 Wildlife 37c se-tenant in blk of 45 from LR cnr of sheet with 9 stamps appearing TOTALLY IMPERF & 13 stamps partially imperf, with albino impression of perfs that are only partially punched. VF fresh MUH. SG 1072-6(var). ACSC 1218b(var) imperf margin would cat $4000, imperf unlisted. Unique & spectacular item. (P)
  A$1000
(US$745)
(€665)
(£572)
  A$2000
(US$1490)
(€1330)
(£1144)
A$
1348
1987 Wildlife 37c set se-tenant LL cnr blk of 10, error imperf at base between stamps & margin. VF fresh MUH. SG 1072a(var), ACSC 1218b cat $4000 in 2002. Only 9 such strips exist & a spectacular error. (P)
  A$1700
(US$1267)
(€1131)
(£972)
  A$2700
(US$2012)
(€1796)
(£1544)
A$
1349
1988 Teapot 39c Sterner booklet stamp with error "Miscut lower edge" due to mis-guillotining, resulting in stamp 32mm high, normal to compare. VF MUH. ACSC footnote 2 on pg 816 cat $100 in 2002. (P)
  A$70
(US$52)
(€47)
(£40)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1350
1989-94 Sports 43c Skateboarding self-adhesive from rolls, 4 Koala reprint horiz pr with error almost all blue MISSING on right stamp, less so on the left, with normal original printing to compare. VF fresh MUH. SG 1260a(var). ACSC 1383Ec cat $5000 as singles. Extremely rare. 2016 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (P)
  A$1300
(US$969)
(€865)
(£744)
  A$2000
(US$1490)
(€1330)
(£1144)
A$
1351
1992 Threatened Species 45c self adhesive strip of 6 Pemara 1st reprint with 1 Koala backing, error black OMITTED so animal names missing! Plus with red line across stamps (as for all known black omitted examples). SG 1321a-26a cat £1200+. ACSC 1557cb act $3000. Very rare as only 1 roll with 16 errors was sold at Buxton PO in NSW. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (P)
  A$1500
(US$1118)
(€998)
(£858)
  A$2500
(US$1863)
(€1663)
(£1430)
A$
1352
1992 Threatened Species 45c self-adhesive totally blank "stamp" on backing paper only, strip of 6+ length, with Printset Cambec reverse imprint. VF MUH. As ACSC 1558 etc. Unusual.
  A$60
(US$45)
(€40)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1353
1992 Threatened Species $4.50 booklet original printing, error miscut - giving wavy edge when opened out & bisecting inscriptions on 2LR stamps. VF MUH. SG 1327pa(var). ACSC 1564(var). (P)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$450
(US$335)
(€299)
(£257)
A$
1354
1992 Threatened Species $4.50 booklet 2 koala reprint, error totally IMPERF. VF fresh MUH. SG 1327ab cat £375, ACSC 1566(1)b cat $450, both under-catalogued. Only about 20 recorded. (P)
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$450
(US$335)
(€299)
(£257)
A$
1355
1992 Threatened Species 45c sheetlet of 5. Error punch-hole at base of sheet. Fresh CTO. ACSC 1567b cat $200+ (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$89)
(€80)
(£69)
A$
1356
1992 Threatened Species 45c sheetlet of 5, error IMPERF, with World Columbian Stamp Expo 92 gold opt. VF fresh MUH. SG 1328pa(var), ACSC 1567cb cat $500. Believed only 48 sold. (P)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$298)
(€266)
(£229)
A$
1357
1992 Threatened Species 45c sheetlet of 5, variety "punch hole at base". VF fresh MUH. SG 1328qa(var), ACSC 1567b cat $200. (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$89)
(€80)
(£69)
A$
1358
1992 Threatened Species 45c sheetlet of 5, variety "all-over helecon". VF fresh MUH. SG 1328qa(var). ACSC 1567c cat $150. (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$89)
(€80)
(£69)
A$
1359
1993 Counter Printed Stamps "Painting with Candlestick" unissued design trials in black, 1 totally blank, 2 with "NPC 1" designation & values 45c & $1, both inverted (so in effect inverted centres). VF on original backing paper. Retail $900. (3) (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$150
(US$112)
(€100)
(£86)
A$
1360
1994 Pelican 85c variety deep mauve text & value DOUBLE, with 2 koala tab. Plus another with deep mauve blur around value, with 1 Roo tab. VF fresh MUH. SG 1367(var), ACSC 1615c/(var). (2). (P)
  A$80
(US$60)
(€53)
(£46)
  A$120
(US$89)
(€80)
(£69)
A$
1361
1994-97 Kangaroos & Koalas 45c self adhesive error IMPERF double width strip of 6 for rolls of 100 or 200, with 1 Koala Printset Cambec reverse imprint. F-VF fresh MUH, mnr wrinkles, plus same double strip perf, with 2 Koala Cambec SNP imprint. Only issued as single strips in rolls. SG 1459-64(var), ACSC 1742Bc/Cc(var) unlisted combination -imperf 4 Koala strip cat $1500 for 2 strips alone. Extremely rare. (2 double strips). (P)
  A$450
(US$335)
(€299)
(£257)
  A$700
(US$522)
(€466)
(£400)
A$
1362
1995 Cinema 45c self adhesive double width strip of 5+5, error IMPERF. (issued as single strips in rolls). VF fresh MUH, sl wrinkle across top pr. SG 1535-9(var). Extremely rare. (P)
  A$450
(US$335)
(€299)
(£257)
  A$700
(US$522)
(€466)
(£400)
A$
1363
1995 Christmas 40c self adhesive booklet horiz pr, error IMPERF. Superb fresh MUH. SG 1572(var). Rare as only 4 imperf booklets discovered, which this pr comes from. (P)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
  A$400
(US$298)
(€266)
(£229)
A$
1364
2000 Kangaroo & Flag 45c Greetings PROOF sheetlet of 20 with "woodgrain" effect tabs, Olymphilex logo at UL & imprint in right margin. Normal sheets issued with "design" or personal photo & were not issued with marginal text. VF fresh MUH. SG 1974(p). Very rare modern proof & probably unique. (P)
  A$250
(US$186)
(€166)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$298)
(€266)
(£229)
A$
1365
2000 Olympics Sydney-Athens $1.50 PROOF Special Event Sheetlet of 20 with tabs of China Gold Medallist gymnasts Yang Wei, Li Xiaopeng & Zheng Lihui, plus right margin with names imprint (not normally issued with imprints). VF fresh MUH. SG 2026(p). Very rare modern proof, probably unique.
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1366
2000 Olympics Sydney-Athens $1.50 PROOF Special Event Sheetlet of 20 with tabs of China Gold Medallist Yang Ling printed at an angle & thus more misplaced at left of sheet, plus right margin with Wang Ling imprint (not normally issued with imprint. SG 2026(p). Very rare modern proof, probably unique.
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$500
(US$373)
(€333)
(£286)
A$
1367
2000 Olympics 45c Gold Medallist digital print perforated ESSAY of Herb Elliot (winner of 1960 Rome 1500m), left marginal single showing printed perfs. These rare essays were created when the digital printers were tested prior to production of the issued sheetlets. A great rarity with only 3 prs of imperf sheetlets known (60 stamps), perf not previously seen by us & this from the only recorded pr of sheetlets. VF fresh MUH. SG 2026(p). A must for the advanced Olympic or decimal variety collector. (P)
  A$500
(US$373)
(€333)
(£286)
  A$1000
(US$745)
(€665)
(£572)
A$
1368
2000 Olympics Gold Medallist 45c blk of 4 from right pane for men's 4x200m freestyle, error printing INVERTED, resulting in 2 stamps IMPERF & 2 misperf (design was digitally printed on pre-perf paper). Superb MUH. SG 2354(var), ACSC 2353c cat $2500++. Major Olympic rarity as only 4 error panes found, so only 20 imperf stamps exist, only 4 blks with inscription possible (P)
  A$1200
(US$894)
(€798)
(£686)
  A$2000
(US$1490)
(€1330)
(£1144)
A$
1369
2000 Olympics Gold Medallist 45c Women's Sailing digital print unsevered double sheetlet with Platypus imprint, variety the dividing roulettes for separation at an angle & going through the left margin of the right sheet from middle of 2nd stamp from base. VF fresh MUH. The 1st example seen by us.
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1370
2000 Olympics Sydney-Athens $1.50 PROOF Special Event Sheetlet of 20 with tabs of China Gold Medallist Wang Nan printed at an angle & thus more misplaced at right of sheet, with Olymphilex logo at UR, plus right margin with Wang Nan & sheetlet title imprint -all also misplaced (issued sheetlets did not have imprint in margin). VF fresh MUH. SG 2026(p). Very rare modern proof, probably unique.
  A$300
(US$224)
(€200)
(£172)
  A$500
(US$373)
(€333)
(£286)
A$
1371
2008 Christmas 50c self-adhesive double ½ pane of 10 with top 2 stamps TOTALLY IMPERF, next 2 imperf at top. Superb MUH. SG 3098(var). (10)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€33)
(£29)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1372
2008 Christmas 50c Baubles total IMPERF (3), imperf at top & upper sides (2). Couple minor rev thin spots, G-VF U with normal to compare. 55c Luna Park IMPERF (2), mostly large & huge margins. Plus 3 other self-adhesives grossly off centre. (12) (P)
  A$130
(US$97)
(€86)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$149)
(€133)
(£114)
A$
1373
2009 PO Anniv 55c (10 diff) from booklet that had the die cut perfs INVERTED, resulting in "perfs" shifted 9mm giving split stamps, only part designs or 2 at right with only margin text, & most with no denomination! Remains of booklet included. VFU. Spectacular & probably unique. (10). (P)
  A$400
(US$298)
(€266)
(£229)
  A$700
(US$522)
(€466)
(£400)
A$
1374
2011 China Stamp Exhib $1.60 & $1.65 M/Sheet International Post set, plus extra $1.60 M/S with LL cnr miscut due to paper fold, leaving extra 5mm paper flap. VF fresh MUH. SG MS3683-4. 1st example we have seen. (3)
  A$50
(US$37)
(€33)
(£29)
  A$100
(US$75)
(€67)
(£57)
A$
1375
2014 Harbour Bridge $1.95 International Post 1 Koala reprint LL cnr horiz strip of 5, error IMPERF at base between stamps & margin. VF fresh MUH, tiny spot at top of right stamp. SG 2817(var). Comes with copy of original purchase receipt from Booragoon PO WA dated 16/7/15, plus note from purchaser saying unable to find any trace of the other strip from same sheet -has likely been used on mail to overseas. We find no record of any other imperf at base. Almost certainly unique. (P)
  A$900
(US$671)
(€599)
(£515)
  A$1500
(US$1118)
(€998)
(£858)
A$
First | Previous | Next | Last | Index