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COLLECTIONS & LOTS : AUSTRALIAN COLONIES
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337
New South Wales: Postal Stationery Specimen opts with Postcards (6) inc 1888 1d, 1889-92 1d, 1d+1d, 1½ (2), 1½d+1½d, Envelopes (6) inc 1888 1d & 2d, same opt OS, also 1d OS in die also with GPO ovals CTO, & QV 1d red OS die -also with NSW ovals CTO, Registered Envelope H&G C8, & Registered Official QV 6d red OS die. Plus w/o Specimen Wrappers (6) QV 1d red, 1888 1d violet (2), 1892 QV 'Halfpenny' opt (2) & QV ½d grey. F-VF fresh appearance. Retail $600+. (20).
 AVAILABLE at A$170
338
New South Wales Railways: 1960s Edmunston-style card tickets accumulation appears mainly Railway Society excursions inc Pt Waratah-Maitland, Steam in the Moonlight Sydney-Katoomba, Sydney-Wimbledon, Sydney-Metropolitan Colliery, Springwood-Goulburn, Sydney-Helensburgh, Parramatta-Orange, Sydney-Muswellbrook No 2 Colliery & others. All fresh UN, duplication, useful specialist group. (750)
 SOLD at A$180
339
New South Wales Snowy Mountains Construction Camps: 1907 PPC of Barren Jack used unfranked from PO (open 1907-11) & taxed with Victoria Due 2d partly over cds, others 1950s-60s Adaminaby Dam Reg, Adaminaby Portal registered with 2 fine & one fair cds, roughly opened, (open just 8 months, Hopson & Tobin do not record a cds); Cabramurra Reg with relief cds; Tumut Pond 1953 VF cds; Youngal Camp opening day cover with violet relief cds, (6 covers) (P)
 SOLD at A$200
340
New South Wales Postmarks: Sydney GPO numbered 'Robertson' machine cancels 1907-1908 with no.1 (RRRR) Jan-Aug with 4 covers & 4 large pieces most with 'Double' impression inc 'Ghost' 11 & 111. Num 2 (RRR) twelve impressions with Die I thick squat no (5) inc 3 covers & Die II thinner tall no (7) with 3 covers & 4 large pieces again showing 'double' impressions. Also 4 covers with 1908-10 machine cancels inc Dec 1908 replacement cliche for numeral 1 die & 3 other pieces. Difficult not often seen assembly. (28 items) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
341
New South Wales: Postmarks - cds collection KGV era 1913-35 with 670 diff POs inc many harder to find, now long closed offices. Noted Acacia Creek, Allworth, Antiene, Araluen, Arcadia, Ardlethan Tin Mine, Avoca, Bob's Farm, Brundee, Caldwell, Carabost, Combara, Clandulla, Cryon Rly Stn (closed 1925 & extremely rare), Diamond Bay & Dingo Creek. Also LHI in bars (Lord Howe Island) on KGV 1d red & Norfolk Is with m/s 3/12/31 date on KGV 2d red. Nice lot. (740) (P)
 SOLD at A$1300
342
New South Wales: Postal History collection 1920s-80s with 1100 covers & postal stationery, emphasis on postal services/pmks inc 350+ diff PO cds, noted Attunga, Bankstown Airport, Boydtown, Cooks Hill, Gates Head, Jannali, Lord Howe Is (various), Norfolk Is, North Steyne, Rhodes, Towamba, Youngal Camp & 16 diff 1950s TPOs. Then wide array of cover types inc Advertising, Commem cancels inc early 1980s Broken Hill signed Art covers (7) inc Pro Hart (2), DLO/RTS cachets, pre-decimal Postal Stationery (90) inc reg envs & QEII PTPO, Registered Mail (150) inc Antarctic to Newcastle & KGV-QEII Postal Stationery, Official Mail both stamped & stampless, pre-decimal FDC (150), 1980s Tourist Trap pictorial envs U & much more inc 1966 pre-decimal/decimal Combination Covers (2), 1969 Flight FDC signed Hudson-Fysh, Philatelic Exhib covers, plus a solid Sydney collection in Vol 4. Also odd Telegraph Forms inc 1890s-1904 (6) used in Windsor. all4 over-filled 64pg Lighthouse s/books. See website. (1100)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
343
New South Wales Postal Stationery: 1880s-1910 collection inc Postcards (7), Lettercards (8), Envelopes (17), Official Envelopes (20) inc with opt bars, Reg Envelopes (7) & Wrappers (15) - overall inc Specimen opts (25). Mixed poor-VF fresh UN, with 3 U. Retail $1000+ allowing for condition. Excellent starter collection. (74).
 AVAILABLE at A$275
344
New South Wales: Registered Envelopes with 1880 4d saw-edge seam sizes F&G, 1885 smaller stamp box. 1889 normal envelope type, plus with flaps now at right sizes F&G, & 1894 3d with 'Contractors' imprint. H&G C1, 1a, 2, 4a, 5, 5a & 9. Mostly F-VF UN. (7).
 AVAILABLE at A$100
345
New South Wales: Registered Envelopes 1889-1908 inc long 4d (H&G C3) to Germany, with German Railway TPO reg label. 1889 4d (C4c) to Sweden with German TPO label. 1891 3d/4d (C6a) used locally in 1902. 1892 3d (C7) Bourke-Sydney. 1894 (C9) used 1930 to NZ. 1898 (C11) to Austria 1905. 1905 use of C12 Sydney-Condobolin, to Germany, & Bourke-Sydney, plus C12a to Denmark -stamps removed & with German TPO label. Mixed condition with 4 stamps removed, but very interesting group. (10).
 SOLD at A$110
346
Queensland POs: 170 diff 1970s-80s PO photographs inc closed offices, former office sites, mainly country & out-back locations inc Cottonvale, Daymar, Didcot, Deeral, Dajarra, Dagun, Greymare, Gunpowder, Kalapa, Kajabbi, Martynvale, Marmor, Maidenwell, Nikenbah, Parramatta Park, Pine Hill, Petford, Railway Estate, Tungamul, Westmar, Whitenwood & Woodstock. All VF/excellent condition. Unique opportunity, cost vendor over $800 some years ago. See website. (170)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
347
Queensland Stamp Duty Revenues 1866-1960s collection inc 1866-69 QV Large Chalon to 20/- inc rare 6/- brown, 1871-73 QV Small Chalon set to 20/-. 1892 QV Long type set to £5 1901 KEVII to 20/-. Also Adhesive Duties 1918-19 KGV to 20/-. 1939 Numeral 1d & 2d & 1966 10c. All diff inc shades, wmks etc. Most F-VF M/U. Bft cat £350++ (60). (P)
 SOLD at A$375
348
Tasmania: Federation Period poorly presented range on hagners inc specialised selection of Pictorials comprising 1902-05 wmk V crown ½d (11), 1d (3), 2d (5) M/MLH, wmk crown A ½d (15) M/MLH, 1d (12) M/MLH, wmk sideways (4) M/MLH, 2d perf 11 (4 MUH, 12 M), perf 12 (2) MLH, 3d Brown perf 11, perf 12½ M, also 3d G/FU, 4d orange (shades), perf 12½ (3), perf 11 (2) M/MLH, also perf 12½ (13), perf 11 (9) G/FU inc perfin T, wmk Sideways perf 11 M, also 5 G/FU, 1905 Litho 6d perf 11 M, 10 G/FU, 1905-11 Typo 6d (2) M & 5 G/FU, 1912 1d on 2d 15 MLH/MUH, 1904 1½d on 5d (36 inc 10 MUH, 26 M/MLH & 13 G/FU), 1906-09 perf 12½ 1/- MUH 2 M, also 20 G/FU inc perf 'T', perf OS, 1903 9d inc perf 12½ Control no blk of 4 MUH, also 3 M/MLH, 1905 9d 11 M/MLH, also 30 G/FU, 1906-09 8d perf 12½ (2), perf 11 (1) M/MLH. 1913 Combination franking PPC to Germany with Tas ½d Pic & 1d Roo. Good range of shades, possible varieties & pmks. Some mixed condition, largely F-VF. SG cat £2500+ = A$4500. Retail $3700+. (315)
 SOLD at A$550
349
Tasmania: Postal Stationery collection with envelopes (3) inc ½d orange UN & 2d green U to Melbourne. Postal cards (9) inc Walsh's Fore-runner, 1882 QV 1d carmine with border UN & 1894 1d scarlet with International Exhib scene on rev. Reply card 1½d prs (3) inc Specimen opts & front half with 1894 Exhibition scene on reverse. 1900 2d Scenic letter-card with 'Golden Gate Mine Mathinna' view. Registered envelopes UN (2 sizes). Wrappers (2) UN. 1894 card toned, o/w mostly fresh F-VF. Retail $600+. (20)
 SOLD at A$300
350
Victoria: 1890s-early 1900s off paper mix, mostly 1d & 2d plus scattered higher values. Suit researcher noticed Melbourne cds. (2000)
 SOLD at A$275
351
Victoria Postmarks Covers collection Abbotsford - Yundool cds, alphabetical bundled covers, appear mostly 1930s-90s, vendor says all diff, appear generally good strikes & cover quality. Excellent lot for expansion. (2530).
 SOLD at A$300
352
Victoria: Postal History Collection 1920s-80s with 380 covers/postal stationery opening with 1936 Missent To Albert Park & 1946 Missent To Armadale boxed cachets. Then registered mail (87) with KGV era (12) inc Hawthorn South, Longwarry (red), Murchison East (red), Telegraph Office Geelong, Yackandandah (black) & 1937-67 (75) inc Birdwoodton Koogong Rd m/s (on 1 Sep 1938 hard illustrated 9d Platypus FDC), Mentone East 1967 m/s (2) inc Airmail to Thailand, Moonee Ponds West, Novar, Preston South (2, both Airmail to Yugoslavia), Pilchers Bridge (provisional), Rosebud West, Tooronga (provisional), assorted KGVI 5½d-QEII 24c reg envs (22). Cds pmks on cover (100 diff POs) inc Brighton East Depot, Bendigo Markets, Elsternwick North, Geelong Ford Works, (on 4 Dec 1944 KGVI 2d violet FDC, cat $80) Glen Iris Upper, Marrond, Middle Camberwell, Pennydale, Surrey Hills South, Upper Yarra Dam & Yallourn East. Special/Commem cancels inc Bendigo Exhibition 1951, French Fair 1958, Melbourne Philatelic Exhib 1928 (blue & red), 1956 Melbourne Olympics Pictorials (12 diff), ANPEX 1950 Melbourne (3) & Yallourn green cds. Plus usages inc Airmail rates to Asia & Europe. Beaut little collection punching well above its weight. See website for selected scans. (380).
 AVAILABLE at A$800
353
Victoria: Impressed Stamp Duty Revenues on 1950s-60s remarkable collection on entire Share Transfer documents for “The Colonial Sugar Refining Co Ltd”. A wide range of denominations 1d to £50, all diff combination or solo impressions, inc 1d (2, one record late date 15.2.63), 2d (3), 3d (21, inc record late date 10.5.63), 4d (6), 5d (7, late date 22.11.62), 6d (17), 1/- (2), 1/6 (6), 2/- (3), 2/6 (2), 3/-, 4/- (3), 5/- (5), 6/- (5), 7/-, 8/-, 9/- (9), 10/- (4), 11/- (2), 12/- (2), 13/- (3), 14/-, 15/- (3), 16/- (2), 17/- (2), rare 17/6, 18/- (3), 19/- (2), £1 (2), 24/-, 25/-, £1.10/- (2), 32/- (4), 35/-, £2 (2), 45/-, £3 (4), £4 (3), £5, £6 (2 on one document), £7 (2), £9, £10, £20, & £50 -last on £53.18/-10d total for document in combination with impressed NSW Stamp Duty £1.10/-, also 'ER' 2/6 (3), one rare combination Stamp Duty adhesives & boxed 'Penalty Paid £…' h/s, rare 12/6, £1 (7), £1.10/-, rare 37/6 (2), & £2. Good condition. Extremely rare on entire & possibly best collection of its kind. (159 stamps on 71 docs). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2200
354
Victoria: Stamp Duty Revenues on 1958-69 Share Transfer forms showing Stamp Duty Office markings, mostly w/o stamps affixed, majority 'NOT CHARGEABLE' (5 types, Elsmore online first 4 & an unlisted variant), one used in combination with NSW unlisted £1.10/- meter impression, Cash Register imprints (10) from 1963 with codes, K, M or Z & 'MS A', MSB', MSE', or 'MS F', currency shown in £, $ or none, also unlisted 'Primary Instrument' or 'This Instrument Duly Stamped'. Scarce. (70+ forms)
 SOLD at A$40
355
New South Wales: Accumulation 1902-10 of QV Pictorials with 1902-03 set to 2/6 wmk crown NSW (1mm spacing), all with shades & pmks. 1905-10 set to 2/6. Most G-FU. SG cat £2300+ = A$4000+. Useful for study. (700)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
356
4 Scarce items with QLD 1860 QV Chalon 1d carmine imperf 4 small margins. SG 1/4 cat £300 as perf 14 trimmed. SA 1858 QV 1/- orange rouletted, VFU. SG 18 cat £50. VIC 1897 Charity 1d creased M, 2½d VFU with 1902 Albury cds. Also SA 1906 QV 2d mauve wmk crown A perf SA lower marginal blk of 32 (4x8), VF MUH. ACSC 59Cba cat $320 as hinged singles, MUH blk should be at least double, $650. (36)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
357
1857-1912 Collection in 4 binders. All states covered. NSW 1861-89 QV Coin 5/-. Good coverage of 1888-1912 Centenary types to 1/- inc shades, pmks & wmks. BoB inc Stamp Duties. Queensland strength in 1880s-1912 inc range of sorted town pmks on 1d & 2d. South Australia from 1860s range to 2/- with good coverage of OS issues. Tasmania from 1857-60 QV Chalon imperf 4d & 6d. 1870-91 QV to 5/- inc 8d opt SPECIMEN. 1899-1912 Pictorials to 6d plus wmks, printings & perfs. Victoria from 1860s QV Laureate inc BoB Stamp Duties, Cattle & Swine revenues. Western Australia from 1860s to 1/-, plus later to 2/-. Mostly F-VF U, odd M. SG cat £4500+ = A$8000+. Useful to sort for pmks. (2200).
 SOLD at A$500
358
Commercial/Private perfins The John Grant reference collection (author of the book 'Commercial Perfins of Australia') 1890s-1950s with 740 diff types from around 300 diff users. Huge variety throughout with pre1913 Aust States (1450), inc 3d, 4d, 5d, 6d, 9d & 2/-. 1890s-1960s Revenues (130) inc NSW to 10/- or £1, plus 1960s Private user opts. Kangaroos (45) inc 5d, 6d blue, 1/- & 2/- brown. KGV heads (485, ex 1d reds, offered separately), inc 4d orange strip of 3, 4d blue (2), 4d violet & 1/4 (3). 1930s Pics/Commems (90) to 5/- Robes inc 1934 Vic Cent 1/- & 1935 KGV SJ 2/- & 1937 NSW Sesqui 9d. 1940s-early decimals (370) inc high val Commems & Defs to 10/- Arms. Truly a magnificent study both in depth & in scope, being a research/study group (unchecked for rarities) would benefit immensely from re-organisation & re-housing! (2600).
 SOLD at A$2200
359
Ex-Dealer Display Stock 1850-1912 in hagners with NSW (44) inc 1850 Sydney Views 2d, 3d, 1854 Laureates 2d blue (2), early 1870s Diadem 8d yellow wmk 8 (3, cat £135), 1897 Charity 1d & later to 2/6 Lyrebird. QLD (44) with QV Chalons (5) to 5/- & Sideface to 1/- purple. SA (30) inc 1860s rouletted 6d (2), 1/- (3) & 9d/10d (2). VIC (33) to early 1900s inc 1858 6d blue Queen on Throne UN (thin, cat £50). WA (22) inc 1890s 1d violet Internal Revenue Swan Postally U. Some flts, imperfs, variable margins, generally G-FU. SG cat val of scanned hagner £1350. (175)
 SOLD at A$220
360
Postmarks: Cds accumulation on KGV heads, inc NSW Frogmore, Lightning Ridge (1916), Pokolbin, Sunny Corner & Woodford Dale. QLD inc Bognedale, Cordalba, Maleny, Tolga & Yalleroi. SA Carrow, Gulnare & Tweedvale. TAS Bicheno, Loina, Oyster Cove, Pillinger & Winnaleah. Many cds sighted inc VIC & WA. Strikes vary from identifiable upwards with mentioned cds very clear. Wonderful array, unchecked for rarity. Host stamps inc 1/4 (25), 4d orange/lemon (20), 4½d (12) & other non-letter rates, plus assorted 1d reds! G-FU. (1600+)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
361
Small old-time accumulation in original packet maker glassines with NSW (125), QLD (75), S Aust small size (150) & early 1900s QV Long-Toms 3d (25), 4d (50), 9d (25) & 1/- (25) SG cat £525. Victoria (315) 1880s-early 1900s. WA 1890s-1900s Swans (175) to 3d brown. Ex old English packet maker, untouched in over 100 years, numeral/cds pmks throughout. Also Aust 1920s KGV (125) to 5d. (1150).
 SOLD at A$375
362
Starter collection on old-style Seven Seas pages. Little of note but inc NSW 1851 1d, 2d mixed margins, 1881 to 1/-, 1891 Surch inc 12½d, 1897 1/- Charity M, few Dues, Victoria inc later issue part sets, Dues inc 1890 to 1/- M, 1895 to 2/- CTO with extras, few Queensland, Sth Australia. Condition quite mixed but some F-VF. Vendor's retail $1200+. (160)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
363
Unorthodox accumulation in s/book with NSW (125) inc 1854 Diadem 5d green imperf (1st num 32 cancel of Berrima) cut into, SG cat £650. Qld (42) inc QV Large Chalons to 10/-. Others (58) mainly Victoria. Another book with pmks inc NSW num 1761 (RRRR), Qld 131 on 1/- grey Chalon, & WA Canning Mills violet oval cancel. Usual sl mixed condition. G-FU. (415)
 SOLD at A$170
364
Postmarks: 1920s-60s mainly sorted accumulation (300+) in 15 hagners mainly NSW/Vic inc Bukkulla, Exeter, Harman, Kelso, Krambagh, Lockhart, Shepards Town, Shoal Bay, Geelong West, Miram, Nuradjuha, Rosebud West & Sandford. Also scattered QLD inc Apple Tree Creek, Millaa Millaa, & odd Tasmania inc Cape Barren Island (1935) & Lynch Creek (1880-3). Then on paper mix 1940s-60s (350g) approx 1000 pmks, plus assorted 1970s-modern pmks (1300) on leaves & plastic bag with even more cds/slogan cancels. Beaut lot to sift through. Unchecked as received from disinterested vendor. (3500)
 SOLD at A$500
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