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AUSTRALIA : NEW SOUTH WALES
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1664
1849 Crown in wreath 6d black imperf Carmichael Essay, wove paper. VF UN as made, 4 large margins. Very rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$250
1665
1849 QV 1d blue, engraved ESSAY by Carmichael, being his version of the GB 1d black with stars in the top cnrs & check-letters at base, plus intricate pattern at sides as used in the Sydney View 2d. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 huge margins. A very scarce philatelically historical item. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
1666
1849 Crown in Wreath 6d & Lion above crown 1/- orange, horiz se-tenent pr, Carmichael essays, imperf, wove paper. Superb UN as made, 4 large margins. Very rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
1667
1850 Sydney View 1d reddish rose, Plate I, no clouds, soft yellowish paper, horiz pr (6-7), FU with bold '25' pmks of Kiama, 4 large margins. SG 3 cat £950+ as singles. Rare multiple. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1668
1851-55 QV Laureate 2d blue, 6d brown & 8d blue, all cnr marginal blks of 4, being the 1880s reprints from original plates. VF UN as made, all 4 margins. SG ex 60-81(r) originals would cat £75,000! (3 blks of 4). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1669
1852 QV Laureate 6d brown, plate II, 1888 Van Dyck reprint from original plate on yellowish paper, full sheet of 25. VF UN as made. SG 77/78(r) originals would cat £100,000! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
1670
1854 QV Diadem 5d deep blue, imperf plate PROOF, no wmk, wove paper. Superb fresh UN as made, 4 margins. SG 88(p) normal cat £1300. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1671
1854 QV Diadem 8d blue, imperf plate PROOF, no wmk, wove paper. Superb UN as made, 4 margins. SG 97/98(p) normal cat £15,000. Rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1672
1854-59 QV Diadem 8d golden-yellow imperf, from 2nd & 3rd printings, wmk double-lined '8'. Superb U, 4 large margins, oval pmk. SG 97 cat £1400+. Rare genuine imperf as majority offered are fakes made from perf issues. 2006 photo cert (stupidly describing stamp as SG 98) so diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$1400
1673
1854-59 QV Diadem 8d golden-yellow, imperf, from 1st printing, wmk double-lined '8'. GU, 3 margins, 2mm tear at top, oval concentric rings 'NSW' pmk. SG 97 cat £1400. Rare genuine imperf, majority offered are fakes made from perf issues. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1674
1854 QV Diadem 1/- rose, imperf plate proof, no wmk, wove paper, variety spectacular pre-printing fold. Superb UN, as made, 4 margins. SG 99/100(p)(var) cat £3750 as normal. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1675
1856 QV Diadem 2d black, imperf blk of 4, PROOFS, no wmk, wove paper. VF UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 110/114(p), normal M cat £1100+. Rare multiple. (P)
 SOLD at A$300
1676
1856 QV Diadem (1d to 3d) vermilion PROOF impression with blank 'Postage' -lower tablet & cnr excised, made by Perkins Bacon in 1870 as colour trials for GB QV ½d. UN as made, repaired at top. SG QV Spec DP66. Not attractive but extremely rare. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
1677
1860-72 QV Diadem 8d yellow-orange, perf 12, wmk double-lined '8'. VFU, vert pre-printing paper wrinkle, dotted rayed '55' pmk. SG 150(var) cat £1200, plus premium for unlisted bright shade. Rare stamp & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1678
1860-72 QV Diadem 8d orange, wmk double-line '8', perf 12. Superb U. SG 150 cat £1200++. Unusually nice example of this rare stamp & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
1679
1860-72 QV Diadem 8d red-orange, perf 12, wmk double-lined '8'. VFU, 'Sydney JA 22' cds. SG 151 cat £1200 & under-catalogued as much rarer than orange shade. Unusually nice example of this rare stamp & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
1680
1861 QV Coin 5/- brownish red, imperf PROOF horiz pr, wmk small star & vert lines at left, wove paper. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 174/181(p). Very rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1681
1861 QV Coin 5/- purple, imperf PROOF horiz pr, wmk large star, wove paper. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 174/181(p). Very rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1682
1861 QV Coin 5/- green, imperf PROOF horiz pr, wmk small star, wove paper. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 174/181(p). Very rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1683
1871 QV 6d brown DIE PROOF (issued in lilac/mauve) on glazed card (92x60mm). Superb fresh UN as made. SG 216(p). Colour die proofs were produced for the 1871 London South Kensington Exhibition & are extremely rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1684
1871-1902 QV 1/- pale chestnut DIE PROOF on card (92x60mm). Superb fresh UN as made. SG 221(p). Colour die proofs are extremely rare Produced for 1871 London South Kensington Exhibition. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1685
1871-1902 QV 1/- pale blue DIE PROOF on card (92x60mm). Superb fresh UN as made. SG 221(p). Colour die proofs are extremely rare. Produced for 1871 London South Kensington Exhibition (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
1686
1871-1902 QV 1/- mauve DIE PROOF on card (92x60mm). Superb fresh UN as made. SG 221(p). Colour die proofs are extremely rare. Produced for 1871 London South Kensington Exhibition. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
1687
1871 Electric Telegraphs 1d, 2d, 6d & 8/- opt SPECIMEN. G-VF M, some flts. Barefoot 1, 2, 3 & 8s. SG T1, 2, 3, & 8(s), normals cat £2430. (4). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
1688
1882-97 QV 4d red-brown, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 10. VF fresh M. SG 229 cat £120. Very scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
1689
1882-97 QV Diadem 8d yellow, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 10. VFM. SG 236 cat £200. Very scarce stamp. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
1690
1882-97 QV 1/- black, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), perf 10. F-VF fresh M. SG 237 cat £140. Very scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1691
1882-85 OS opt QV 2d blue, perf 11x12, wmk crown NSW (SG type 40), from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, with gum NSW ovals pmks. SG O21c. Rare as only 158 sold.
 AVAILABLE at A$20
1692
1885-86 POSTAGE opt QV 5/- lilac & green Stamp Duty, perf 12x10, opt REPRINT (but is from original printing & not a reprint). Superb fresh MUH. SG 238b(R) cat £800 as M normal. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1693
1885-86 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, perf 12. VF fresh M. SG 241b cat £300 (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$230
1694
1885-86 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, perf 12. F-VF M. SG 241b cat £300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1695
1885-86 POSTAGE opt QV £1 rose-lilac & claret Stamp Duty, perf 12x 10, opt REPRINT (but is from original printing & not a reprint). VF fresh MUH. S 242(R) cat £9000 as M normal. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1696
1887-95 OS serifed opt on QV 10/- mauve & claret Stamp Duty opt 'POSTAGE' in blue, perf 10, wmk NSW, from 1895 Special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O37b(var) normal cat £3000. Rare as only 208 sold. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
1697
1888 Centenary 2d Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450. Rare item for specialist. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1698
1888 Centenary 2d Emu 2d prussian blue, horiz IMPERF pr, wmk crown NSW. VFM, left marginal with all 4 margins. SG 254a cat £375. (P)
 SOLD at A$300
1699
1888 Map 5/- blue, imperf PROOF blk of 4, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master mini plates of 4. Superb appearance UN as made, thin at top, all 4 margins. SG 261(p) normal cat £1700+. Believed unique as a blk in this colour & great exhibition item -certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
1700
1888-90 OS opt Centenary 1d to 1/(no 2d), various perfs, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VFU/CTO NSW ovals pmk. SG ex O39-O44. Rare group as only 158 of ea sold. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1701
1888-90 OS red opt Map 5/- deep purple, wmk '5/-', perf 11½, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO ovals pmk, with gum. SG O47 cat £800. Rare as only 158 sold & certificate can be obtained upon request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
1702
1888-90 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '5/-' sideways from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O48 cat £1100 for normal. Rare as only 208 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
1703
1890 Carrington 20/- blue, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. VF fresh M. SG 264a cat £475. Scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1704
1890s Official Presentation sheet of Specimen & reprint stamps, 1855-92 inc 1855 QV Registration (6d), 1862-72 QV 1d, 2d, 4d, 6d, 9d/10d, 10d & 1/-. 1855-56 QV Diadem 3d, 5d & 8d, 1861 QV Coin 5/-. 1885-87 QV Postage opt 5/-, 10/- & £1. 1888-89 Centenary set to 1/- plus Map 5/- & Carrington 20/-. 1890 Australia 2½d. 1891 Surch set. 1891-92 Postage Due set to 20/-. Stamps mostly F-VFM, sheet somewhat tropicalized & has been rebacked for display. Normals would cat £8500+. Rare complete document & impressive. (38). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
1705
1890-91 OS opt Map 5/- lilac, wmk '5/- NSW' in diamond, perf 10, positional variety broken 'S'. FU. SG O49 cat £170 for normal plus premium for variety should be at least +100% so £340+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
1706
1890-91 OS opt Map 5/- dull lilac, wmk '5/- NSW' in diamond, perf 12. F-VF U, concentric rings pmk. SG O49b cat £170. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
1707
1890-91 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 20/- NSW in circle from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O50 cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
1708
1891 OS opt QV 7½d on 6d brown, perf 10, variety 'O' sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, with gum, concentric ovals pmk. SG O56 cat £70+, plus premium for variety. Rare as only 208 sold. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1709
1891 OS opt QV 12½d on 1/- red, perf 10, wmk crown NSW from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O57(var) cat normal £110+. Rare as only 158 sold. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
1710
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW ("S" wide) sideways, perf 12. Superb fresh M. SG 275 cat £325 & under-catalogued. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
1711
1894-1904 'POSTAGE' blue opt QV 10/- violet & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW ('S' wide) sideways, perf 12x11. VF fresh M. SG 275b cat £350. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
1712
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & aniline crimson Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, chalk-surfaced paper, perf 12x11. VF fresh MLH. SG 276a cat £375. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1713
1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH, 1d UR cnr marginal. SG 280-81 cat £300 as M & should be at least double, £600 as MUH. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
1714
1897 Consumptive Homes QV Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MLH. SG 280-81 cat £300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
1715
1897 Consumptives Homes QV charity set 1d & 2½d. VFU, on piece with 'Registered Sydney NSW' cds. SG 280-81 cat £275, plus premium for pieces from postal usage. (12). (P)
 SOLD at A$220
1716
1897 Consumptives Homes QV charity 2½d. Superb fresh MUH, bottom marginal, pristine fresh gum & bright colours. SG 281 cat £250 for M & should be at least double, £500 MUH. Very rare so nice. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
1717
1897-99 Shield 1d violet DIE PROOF colour trial, perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper. UN as made, sl toned, thinned as was glued to printers approval card, VF appearance. SG 288(p). Extremely rare as only several printed. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1718
1897-99 Shield 1d red DIE PROOF colour trial, perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper. UN as made, thinned as was glued to printers approval card, VF appearance. Extremely rare as only several printed. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1719
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d dark blue imperf composite PROOF, on thick glazed paper (144x94mm). Superb UN as made, 4 huge margins. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
1720
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d green imperf composite DIE PROOF, on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made, 4 huge margins. SG 288/297(p). Attractive. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
1721
1897-99 QV 1d yellow-brown, DIE PROOF colour trial in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. VF UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
1722
1897-99 QV Coin 5/- reddish-purple, wmk 5/-, perf 11. VF fresh MLH. SG 297c cat £48. (P)
 SOLD at A$50
1723
1897-99 QV Coin 5/- reddish-purple, wmk 5/-, perf 11. VF fresh MUH. SG 297c cat £48 for M, should be double, £96 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1724
1897-99 QV Coin 5/- reddish-purple, wmk 5/-, perf 11x12. VF fresh MLH with floral margin. SG 297ce cat £50++. (P)
 SOLD at A$80
1725
1897-99 QV Coin 5/- reddish-purple, wmk 5/-, perf 11x12. VF fresh M. SG 297ce cat £50. (P)
 SOLD at A$40
1726
1899 QV 2d cobalt-blue IMPERF horiz pr, wmk crown NSW (2mm spacing). VF fresh M, all 4 margins. SG 302a cat £300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1727
1901 PO Presentation sheet for 'Members of the Legislatures' with set of 17 'current' stamps to 20/- inc QV 5/- Coin, 10/- claret & violet opt POSTAGE in blue plus set of Postage Dues to 20/-. All CTO NSW ovals pmk. Stamps F-VF, bit tropicalized. SG cat £515 as loose stamps alone. Rare as a comp document. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
1728
1902-03 QV 10d violet, LR cnr marginal blk of 5 with plate no.5, wmk 3rd crown NSW (1mm spacing), perf 12x11½. Stamps VF fresh MUH, 1 sl gum disturbance, ACSC N52z cat $330 fro M, so $660 MUH, SG 323 cat £125 for M singles, should be at least double, £250 MUH, plus premium for plate blk. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
1729
1902-03 QV 10d violet, top marginal blk of 6 with plate no.1, wmk 3rd crown NSW (1mm spacing), perf 12x11½. Stamps VF MUH, some tropicalisation. ACSC N52z cat $250 M, so $500 MUH, SG 323 cat £150 for M singles, should be at least double, £300 MUH, plus premium for plate no. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
1730
1905 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk crown A in circle, perf 11. VF fresh MLH. SG 350 cat £375. Scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1731
1905 Commonwealth 9d yellow-brown & ultramarine, wmk crown double lined A, perf 11. Stamp VF fresh MUH, top marginal. SG 352a cat £110 for M, should be at least double, £220 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1732
1840 folded letter (separations) with 'Paid Ship Letter Sydney MA 21 1840' in red, with '8' & '3' m/s ratings. To London, b/s 'Ship Letter' & '18 SP 18 1840' cds, both in red. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1733
1841 folded letter with 'Paid Ship Letter Sydney MY 3 1841' red pmk. To London 'pr Honduras' b/s 'Ship Letter' & red '19 SP 19 1841' arrival cds. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1734
1854 Inwards stampless cover endorsed 'per Bosphorus Paid 1/-', with 'Hungerford FE 3 1854' & red 'Paid' cds. To Albury with h/s '5' for 3d Ship Letter plus 2d inland mail, with partial Ship Letter pmk & Albury MY 3 1854 arrival b/s.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1735
1861 Inwards covers from GB franked QV 6d (SG 70), 2nd franked 1d, 2d plate 8 & 6d (SG 40?, 45 & 70), all tied by '287' barred pmks. To same person in Sydney, each b/s 'Port Glasgow', London & 'Ship Letter Sydney'. SG cat £534+ for such frankings. (2).
 AVAILABLE at A$275
1736
1864 Inwards Registered cover from GB franked QV 6d (2, SG 84) & 4d (SG 82) tied by 'Hull FE 23 64' duplex pmks, with crown Registered h/s & London transits. To 'Race Course Creek, Fish River, via Bathurst' -the goldfields, with 2 enclosed letters, b/s of Cottingham, Sydney, Bathurst, O'Connell & Fish R Creek. SG £500 for such franking.
 AVAILABLE at A$160
1737
1865 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d (SG 82) & 6d plate 5 (SG 96), tied by 'Leith AP 25 65' duplex pmks. To Lady Mitchell, wife of explorer Sir Thomas Mitchell, b/s of London & 'Ship Letter Sydney'. SG cat £490+ for such franking.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1738
1865 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d plate 7 (3, SG 93) & 6d plate 6 (SG 97) tied by 'London SP 22 65' duplex pmks. To Sydney with b/s of Kingston-on-Thames' & Ship Letter Sydney. SG cat £400+ for such franking.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1739
1874 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 6d plate 13 (SG 147) tied by 'Tunbridge-Wells AU 22 74' duplex pmk. To Sydney b/s 'Tunbridge-Wells High St & Sydney. SG cat £150 on cover.
 AVAILABLE at A$240
1740
1893 Registered Letter receipt book (a bit battered) for 'DM Macdougal Watchmaker & Jeweller, Singleton' with 200+ receipts in prs, ea with company h/s & Singleton cds.
 SOLD at A$100
1741
1897 Money Order form from Jugiong for 5/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW Centenary 1d tied by the cds. Cashed at Hobart (paying office named as Hobart-Town) with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 20 departure & Mar 26 arrival cds. Some edge aging on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1742
1897 Money Order from Narrabri West for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by purple double ring horiz oval 'Narrabri West 22 MR 97 NSW' d/s, cashed at Hobart with paying-office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 & departure March 26 arrival d/s. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$220
1743
Postmarks: Extensive numeral pmk collection to 2075 with around 1050 diff pmks in order of type with 1850-56 original style (32) to 152 inc 1 (Ryde) 5 (RR) on QV Diadem 6d imperf, 15 (RRR) on 2d plate 1 Laureate, 22 & 29 (both RR) on 2d laureate, 35 on 1850 Sydney View 2d, 78 (RR) on 2d laureate no wmk strip of 3, 105 (RRR) tied to piece with part Bendemeer pmk, 115 & 118 (both RR), 128 (RRR), 137 (RRR) & 152 on QLD 1d Chalon. 1856-64 type 2 (4 dot rays) numerals (180) to 406 with RRRR (20) inc 35, 50, 56, 71 (2), 77, 81 (QLD), 95 (NSW), 122, 162, 187, 217 & 224. RRR (22) inc 3, 10 (2), 49, 92, 116 (2), 130, 133 (QLD), 135, 138 (2), 245, 247, 291, 314 & 406. RR (20) to 400 inc superb 222 on 1856 QV 1d Diadem imperf. 1864-76 type 3 (3 dot rays) numerals (290) to 835 with RRRR 536, 549, 615, 666, 802 & 813. RRR (14) inc 36, 285, 407, 428, 500, 562, 715, 788 (2) & 811. RR (13) to 735 plus num 70 on 1880s QV 1/- bi-colour Stamp Duty (unique). Barred numerals (540) 1-2075 with RRRR (22) inc 899, 903, 951, 1118, 1121, 1196, 1268, 1319 (2), 1463, 1465, 1468, 1510, 1664, 1712 (2), 1753. RRR (40) inc 284, 617, 816, 817, 855, 875, 901, 994, 1060, 1078, 1129 (2), 1176, 1290, 1336, 1351, 1403 (2), 1442 (2), 1471, 1492, 1654, 1803, 1947 & 2030. RR (21) to 1872. type 5 (numerals in rings) with 26 diff inc very scarce 1348 (2, RRR). Wide range of host stamps from 1850 Sydney View 2d to 1897 Charity 2/6 inc 1d Sydney View Jeffries forgery (num 38), 6d Laureate Jeffries forgeries (2, num 34 & 31), 1851 QV Laureates 2d (21) inc strip of 3, & 6d brown near 4 margins. 1856 Diadems imperf 1d (13), 2d (22) & 6d (8) inc wmk 8. 1860 QV 5/-, 1884 QV 10/-, 1888 5/- Map (4) & 1897 Charity 1/- (6). Strikes vary from F-VF. A solid collection with 100s of scarce to very rare pmks, noted 4R (49), 3R (82) & RR (62). Est total retail $10,500. (1070) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2200
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