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Auction of Australasia Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 74

Thursday 4th October 2012

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1 £750
Australian States: Queensland: 1862 to 1867 Brisbane Printings, a mint or unused selection on leaves comprising 1862-67 Rough perf. 13 1d. (both, Indian red slight tones), 2d. (both), 3d., 6d., 1s., Perf. 121/2 x 13 1d., 2d., 3d., 6d. (thinned), 1s., Clean-cut perf. 13 1d., 2d., 6d., 1864-65 Watermark Small Star 1d., 2d. (very lightly cancelled), 6d. and REGISTERED (6d.), mainly good to fine. (19)
2 £300
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d. Indian red, sixteen used examples incl. a pair, variously cancelled, mainly good to fine. S.G. 21, cat. 1,120.
3 £1050
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, mint block of forty-eight (6 x 8), marginal from the right of the sheet, some creasing (mainly through fourth, sixth and eighth rows), uneven and disturbed gumming, and other imperfections but a very rare multiple.S.G. 22, cat. 4,080+. Ex Mayfair Find. Photo.
4 £1500
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion mint block of six (3 x 2, with horizontal crease through lower strip), 2d. blue unused horizontal strip of three (one with light tone spot on reverse), 3d. brown mint block of nine (two with slight gum thins), scarce multiples. S.G. 22, 24, 25, cat. 1,470+. Photo.
5 | £60
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, examples mint (horizontal creases) and used (19, incl. two pairs) variously cancelled, most fine. S.G. 22, cat. 370.
6 £620
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, variety imperforate horizontal pair, just touched at top and cut-into at left, light ray type cancellations, very scarce. S.G. 22a, cat. 2,000. Photo.
7 £150
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1d., 2d. (tear at foot) and 6d. (3, one with tiny tear) imperf. singles used, also 2d. mint single (horizontal crease) imperf. at top and foot. (6) Photo.
8 | £90
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 2d. pale blue, examples mint, unused and used (12), 2d. blue mint (2) and used (16, incl. two pairs), most good to fine. (32)
9 £3800
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 2d. blue mint block of sixteen (4 x 4), marginal from the left of the sheet. Additional line of vertical perforations in margin, the first column also showing extremely wide stamps due to displaced line of vertical perforations at left. A few light tone spots, two stamps thinned and another with repaired tear but a very rare multiple. S.G. 24, cat. 1,040. Ex Mayfair Find. Photo.
10 £10500
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 2d. blue, used horizontal pair, variety imperf. between, one with corner bend, otherwise fine and very rare - believed unique. S.G. 24b, cat. 2,500. Ex E.B. Lye. Photo.
11 £5800
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 2d. blue mint block of eight (2 x 4) imperforate between rows 17 and 18 resulting in two vertical pairs showing the extremely rare variety imperf. between, a few minor tone spots mainly on reverse. A unique item originating from the Mayfair Find (1925) which contained the large part lower half of a 2d. blue sheet despatched from Brisbane in 1964. S.G. 24, c, cat. 7,760+. Photo.
12 £1850
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 2d. blue mint vertical pair, variety imperf. between, thinned and with gum stain on upper stamp but rare. S.G. 24c, cat. 3,750. Photo.
13 £380
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 6d. apple green, an example apparently imperf. at top and foot, used with 1866 Watermark Script, perf. 13 2d. vertical pair tied by Ipswich 87 ray type cancellations to 1867 (May 14) 10d. rate envelope via Marseilles to Somerset, with despatch, Brisbane and London transit and Ilminster July 21 arrival backstamps, part flap missing, most unusual. S.G. 26 var., 52. Photo.
14 £290
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 6d. shades mint, unused (2) and used (38, incl. strips of three and four), also 3d. brown used (5, incl. a slightly thinned pair), variously cancelled. S.G. 25-28.
15 £11000
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 6d. yellow-green horizontal pair, variety imperf. vertically, lightly cancelled, slight bends. Believed unique. S.G. 27a var. Ex J.H. Chapman, E.B. Lye. Photo.
16 £420
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, Line flaws, line through design at left on 6d. yellow-green, and on 1864-65 Perf. 13 6d. (both shades), also 2d. blue mint and used examples showing line flaw at lower left [R. 19/11] and 1867 Clean-cut perf. 13 used 2d. adjoining stamp showing reduced flaw after plate cleaning. S.G. 27c, 47b, 48b; 24 var., 38 var. Photo.
17 | £350
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1s. grey, selection incl. one handstamped SPECIMEN (toned), unused strip of three with double perfs. at top, and examples used (19, incl. three pairs), mainly fair to fine. (23) S.G. 29.
18 £11000
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, 1s. grey, used horizontal pair on thick paper, variety imperf. between, very rare. S.G. 29a, cat. 3,500. Ex E.B. Lye. Photo.
19 £620
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Rough Perf. 13, Used on cover, internal double rate paid by marginal 1d. Indian red strip of four (stained) on large part 1863 wrapper to Brisbane, internal single rate by 1d. orange-vermilion pair tied by Dalby 133 ray types to 1869 envelope to Ipswich, sea route via Southampton paid by 6d. apple green on 1863 envelope to Somerset, 9d. rate via Marseilles paid by 3d. and 6d. on 1863 envelope (flap missing) to Scotland, condition varied. (4 items) Photo.
20 £500
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Perf. 121/2 x Rough Perf. 13, Selection comprising 1d. mint, used (6), 2d. unused, used 6), 3d. used (20, incl. a pair and block of four), 3d. major retouch used, 6d. used (16, incl. a pair), 1s. unused, used (12, incl. a pair), also used 1s. showing Perf. 121/2 (square holes) x Clean-cut Perf. 13 (round holes), range of cancellations, mainly good to fine. (65)
21 £150
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Perf. 121/2 x Rough Perf. 13, later perf. 13 perforations with larger round holes from reconditioned A machine, selection comprising 1d. mint and used (7, incl. a pair), 2d. used (3, one cancelled in red), 6d. used, mainly fine. (12) Photo.
22 £2300
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Perf. 121/2 x Rough Perf. 13, 3d. brown, mint block of four, pair and single, also lower left corner marginal (thinned in reverse of margin) mint vertical strip of three showing horizontal line of square holes at foot, thus demonstrating both potential hole characteristics, some bends throughout. S.G. 32 var. Photo.
23 £230
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Selection of scarcer unlisted perforations from B machine, comprising Perf. 13 x 121/2 2d., 1s., Perf. 121/2 three sides x 13 at right 1d., 1s., used, Perf. 121/2 2d. mint, 3d. used, odd corner crease otherwise mainly fine. (6) Photo.
24 £280
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Clean-cut Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion vertical pair with light ray type cancellations paying internal single rate on 1869 (May 11) envelope to Gladstone with scarce straight line TOO LATE at left, despatch and May 14 arrival backstamps, slight cover stains and vertical crease. S.G. 37. Photo.
25 | £170
Australian States: Queensland: 1862-67 Brisbane Printing, Clean-cut Perf. 13, Selection comprising 1d. unused (2) and used (12, incl. two pairs), 2d. mint, unused and used (29, incl. eight pairs), 6d. shades used (45, incl. three pairs and a strip of three), range of cancellations incl. red Charleville 53, etc., mostly good to fine. (90)
26 | £120
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 13, Selection comprising 1d. orange-vermilion (3), 2d. shades (21, incl. one showing horizontal line of double perforations, two pairs and a block of six), 6d. shades (20, incl. two pairs), all used and mainly good to fine for these. (44)
27 £9200
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 13, 2d. blue used horizontal strip of three, the pair at left showing variety imperf. between and with double line of horizontal perforations at top, The normal with vertical crease and light tones, otherwise fine and rare. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons, just one other example - a pair - having been recorded. Ex J.H. Chapman and E.B. Lye. Photo.
28 | £170
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 13, REGISTERED (6d.) orange-yellow, twenty-one used examples variously cancelled, mainly good to fine. S.G. 49, cat. 735.
29 £2600
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion mint block of sixteen (4 x 4), some adhesions, gum wrinkles, and creasing, otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 50, cat. 1,760+. Photo.
30 £1500
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion mint block of nine, usual gum wrinkles, mainly fine. S.G. 50, cat. 990+. Photo.
31 £380
Australian States: Queensland: 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, examples mint (11, incl. two blocks of four and a pair), used (8), 2d. used (5, incl. a pair), poor to fine.
32 | £260
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Watermark Script Capitals, Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion mint (gum disturbed) and used (29, incl. four pairs), 2d. blue mint and used (69, incl. four pairs and three strips of three), with shades and some scarcer cancellations, mainly fair to fine. (100) S.G. 51, 52.
33 £1550
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Watermark Script Capitals, Perf. 13, 2d. blue, mint upper left corner marginal block of nine, gum wrinkles and odd minor tone. otherwise mainly fine with six unmounted. S.G. 52, cat. 630+. Photo.
34 £580
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Sept. 1866 First Transfer 4d. reddish lilac and grey-lilac, both mint and fine. S.G. 53, 54, cat. 550. Photo.
35 £780
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Sept. 1866 First Transfer 4d. shades mint (6), unused and used (46, incl. a pair), odd imperfection, mainly fair to fine. S.G. 53, 54, cat. 2,937.
36 £520
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Sept. 1866 First Transfer 4d. examples mint (5, incl. a slightly toned pair), unused (2) and used (21, incl. three pairs), with an interesting range of transfer varieties incl. irregularities of FOUR and marks left from incomplete erasing of THREE, odd imperfection but mainly good to fine. S.G. 53, 54, vars.
37 £520
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Sept. 1866 First Transfer 4d. grey-lilac mint, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 4d. grey-lilac, 5s. bright rose and 5s. pale rose, unused, chiefly fine. S.G. 54, 56-58, cat. 1,675. Photo.
38 £480
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 4d. lilac mint horizontal pair, horizontal crease at foot, fine apearance. S.G. 55, cat. 500. Photo,
39 £210
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 4d. lilac used with 6d. apple green paying rate via Marseilles on 1868 (Aug. 8) envelope to Somerest, tied by Ipswich 87 ray type cancellations, with depatch, Brisbane transit and Oct. 5 arrival backstamps, some toning. S.G. 55, 40. Photo.
40 £80
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 4d. shades mint, unused (2, one thinned) and used (13) incl. transfer varieties, one with retouch, mainly fair to fine. S.G. 55, 56, vars.
41 £420
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 5s. bright rose mint (thins) and used, 5s. pale rose mint (2, one with thick F and erased end of left scroll), unused and used (6), odd imperfection, mostly good to fine. (10) S.G. 57, 58.
42 £2500
Australian States: Queensland: 1866 Lithographs, Feb. 1867 Second Transfer 5s. pale rose vertical pair, variety imperf. between, cancelled G.P.O. in bars in black and red, thinned on reverse, slightly creased but rare. Ex E.H. Collins. S.G. 58a. Photo.
43 £720
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, Selection comprising 1d. mint (3), used pair, 2d. Pl. I mint (2), unused, used (3), 2d. Pl. II mint (2), unused, 3d. mint (6), unused (7), used (19), 6d. mint (3), unused (3), used (3), 1s. used (8), a few imperfections but mostly good to fine. (62) S.G. 59-73.
44 £170
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, a mint pair, unused strip of three, and examples used (43, incl. seven pairs and a strip of three) with a range of cancellations and shades, mainly good to fine. (48)
45 £290
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, 2d. selection with a range of shades, comprising Plate I mint (4, incl. a pair), unused (3, incl. a pair), used (65, incl. eleven pairs, a strip of three and an imperf. single), Plate II mint block of six (creased through lower row) and used (15, incl. two pairs), mostly good to fine. (93)
46 £100
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, 2d. Plate II imperf. plate proof in black on wove paper, a block of four (a few trivial marks on reverse) and single. (5)
47 | £160
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, Selection incl. 3d. brown mint (2), shades of 3d. (43, incl. two pairs) and 6d. (20) used with a range of cancellations, 2d. line flaw [R. 19/11] used, 3d. olive-green (handstamped SPECIMEN) and 3d. brown (used) both showing retouched first E of PENCE, mainly good to fine. (68)
48 | £170
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13, 1s. greenish or brownish grey shades used (23), 1s. mauve used (16), mainly good to fine. (39) S.G. 71-73.
49 £230
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 12, Used selection comprising 1d. (14, incl. a pair), 2d. (5), 3d. brown (3, one in a greenish shade), 6d. (13) and 1s.(9), mainly good to fine. (44)
50 £300
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Perf. 13 x 12 or 12 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion, 2d. blue Pl. I (12, incl. two pairs), used, also rare Perf. 13 x 12 2d. pale blue Plate I used (unlisted by S.G., sold without guarantee). (14) S.G. 80, 81, var. Photo.
51 £110
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-74 Watermark Truncated Star, Selection showing late use of B (Buncle & Co.) machine Perf. 121/2, comprising Perf. 121/2 x 13 2d. Plate I, Perf. 13 three sides x Perf. 121/2 at right 3d. (2), Perf. 13 three sides x Perf. 121/2 at foot 6d., all used, good to fine. (4) Photo.
52 £350
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Imperf. plate proofs of 2d. blue Pl. II, 3d. brown (one thinned on reverse) and 1s. mauve, each in a block of four on unwatermarked wove paper, the 2d. and 3d. left marginal, 4d. yellow single (slight thins) with ms. sp, also 1895 perf. 12 reprints on gummed watermarked paper of 1d. (2 shades), 2d. (3 shades), 3d., 6d. and 1s., each in a block of four, some staining. (45) Photo.
53 £200
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Imperf. plate proofs of 4d. in rose (showing broken frame), brown (pair and single), blue-green and yellow (2), some faults. The property of another vendor. Photo.
54 £820
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion unused, 1d. pale rose-red mint, 2d. pale blue unused, 2d.deep blue mint (thinned), 3d. mint, 4d. shades mint (pulled perf.) and unused, 6d. deep green mint, 6d. yellow-green unused, 1s. mint (Ex B. Goodfellow), most fine. (10) Btwn. S.G. 83 and 93. Photo.
55 | £190
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion used (22, incl. four pairs), 1d. deep rose-red pair (one with small thin), 1d. pale rose-red mint pair and three singles, shades used (14), most good to fine. (43)
56 £720
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 1d. orange-vermilion imperf. block of four, marginal from the top of the sheet, good to large margins, mainly fine unused. S.G. 83a, cat. 1,200+. Photo.
58 | £140
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 2d. blue Pl. I shades used (6, incl. fifteen pairs, a strip of three and block of four), also three used singles showing line flaw [R. 19/10 (2), 19/11], 2d. deep blue Pl. II mint pair and used (34, incl. two pairs and two strips of three), some perforation and other varieties, mainly good to fine. (88) S.G. 86, 87.
59 | £130
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 3d. brown mint, unused (2) and used (14, one showing retouch), fair to fine. (17) S.G. 88, b.
60 | £120
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 4d. yellow used shades (10) variously cancelled, a few slight stains otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 89.
61 | £80
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 6d. green unused and used (43, incl. two pairs) and 1s. used (4) shades, mainly good to fine. (47)
62 £95
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 6d. yellow-green, imperforate used single just touched at left, lightly cancelled. Ex J.H. Chapman. Unlisted by S.G. Photo.
63 £920
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 6d. pale apple-green imperf. block of six (3 x 2), marginal from the foot of the sheet, good to large margins, folded vertically through marginal cross, mainly fine unused. S.G. 92a, cat. 1,650+.
64 £520
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, 6d. pale apple-green imperf. horizontal strip of five, good to large margins just touched at left, vertical crease through centre stamp otherwise fine unused. S.G. 92a, cat. 1,100+. Photo.
65 £320
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13, Used on covers, four envelopes from the same correspondence to Somerset, the first (1869) at 10d. rate paid by 6d. with 2d. pair, the second (1870) franked 6d. at rate via Southampton, the others (1872, 1873) at 9d. rate via Brindisi paid by 6d. with 3d., all from Ipswich with 87 ray type cancellations, some staining, two with missing flaps.
66 £820
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 1d. deep orange-vermilion mint, 1d. rose-red unused, 2d. pale blue mint, 2d. deep blue, 3d. brown, unused, 4d. yellow 1st and 2nd transfers mint, 6d. yellow-green unused, 1s. mauve, 1s. purple, mint, odd imperfection, otherwise mainly good to fine. (10) Btwn. S.G. 94 and 109, cat. 2,455. Photo.
67 £420
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 1d., a selection incl. 1d. deep orange-vermilion pair, 1d. pale orange-vermilion block of six (slight stains and wrinkles), 1d. rose-red pair and single, 1d. flesh pair, all mint, also shades used (70, incl. ten pairs and a strip of three), fair to fine. S.G. 94-97.
68 £1150
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 1d. rose-red mint block of four, two minor bends, the upper pair rather heavily mounted. S.G. 96, cat. 260+. Photo.
69 | £210
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 2d. shades, mint block of nine (toned and creased), pair and singles (2, one without gum), used (74, incl. ten pairs, two strips of three and a block of four),. poor to fine. (87) S.G. 98-100.
70 | £500
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, Mainly used selection incl. shades of 3d. (19, incl. a pair), 4d. (46, incl. six pairs and a strip of three), 6d. (38, incl. a pair), 1s. mauve (12, incl. a mint pair and single), 1s. purple (15, one unused) with some cancellation interest. (130)
71 £2100
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 6d. apple-green mint block of six (2 x 3) creased through centre pair, fresh. S.G. 107, cat. 1,080+. Photo.
72 £5800
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 1s. mauve (purple) vertical pair from the top of the sheet showing variety imperf. horizontally, used with large violet oval, closed tear in upper margin. Believed unique. Listed by S.G. as 109a, unpriced. Ex E.H. Collins and E.B.Lye. Photo.
73 £480
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13 x 12 1d. rose-red, slightly soiled, 2d., corner crease, Perf. 12 x 13 4d. yellow (transfer I), Perf. 13 three sides x Perf. 12 at right 6d. yellow-green, all used. (4) S.G. 110a, 111, 112, unlisted, cat. 755+. Photo.
74 £140
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13 x 12, 2d. deep blue, attractively cancelled by scarcer 138 ray type of Walloon in red, fine. S.G. 111, cat. 250. Photo.
75 £420
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13 x 12 2d. deep blue Pl.II from the top of the sheet and 6d. yellow-green, both used and showing extra line of horizontal perforations at top. S.G. 111 var., 113 var. Photo.
76 £300
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 13 x 12, 4d. yellow perforated 13 on three sides and 12 at foot, cancelled neat 33 ray type of Mackay, fine. S.G. 112 var. Photo.
77 £780
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion (2) and 2d. deep blue shades (7) used, fair to fine. (9) S.G. 114, 115, cat. 3,150. Photo.
78 £350
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 1d. orange-vermilion horizontal pair, lightly cancelled scarce 57 ray type of Grandchester. S.G. 114, cat. 700. Photo.
79 £85
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 2d. deep blue, Plate I, neatly cancelled scarcer 152 in bars of Taroom. S.G.115, cat. 350. Photo.
80 £300
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 2d. deep blue, Plate I, neatly cancelled by Ipswich datestamp of AP 9/1870. S.G.115, cat. 350. Photo.
81 £380
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 2d. deep blue, Plate I, neatly cancelled 53 ray type of Charleville. S.G.115, cat. 350. Photo.
82 £60
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 2d. deep blue, Plate I, cancelled GPO in bars. S.G.115, cat. 350. Photo.
83 £1000
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 6d. yellow-green neatly cancelled 29 ray type of Clermont. Rare. S.G. 115a, unpriced by S.G. Photo.
84 £450
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 6d. yellow-green perforated 13 on three sides and 121/2 at foot, fine used. Rare. S.G. 115a var. Photo.
85 £2100
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2, 2d. deep blue Plate I horizontal pair, lightly cancelled, one with pulled perfs. at foot and upper left corner, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 115b, unpriced by S.G. Photo.
86 £850
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 12, 2d. deep blue Pl. II horizontal strip of three cancelled neat 214 ray type of Toowoomba. Unlisted by S.G. Photo.
87 £450
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 121/2 x 13, 2d. deep blue Pl. I horizontal pair showing both positions of the line variety [R. 19/10-11], cancelled by 108 ray type of Nanango. Very probably unique. S.G. 115 vars. Photo.
88 £210
Australian States: Queensland: 1868-78 Watermark Crown and Q, Selection showing unlisted late use of B (Buncle & Co.) machine Perf. 121/2, comprising Perf. 121/2 3d. brown used, Perf. 121/2 x 13 4d. yellow used (cancellation light), Perf, 13 three sides x 121/2 at right, used (slightly toned. (3) Photo.
89 £290
Australian States: Queensland: 1879 No Watermark, Perf. 12, 6d. pale emerald-green mint and used (19, incl. a pair), 1s. unused and used (6, one with fake cancellation) with shade and paper variations, fair to fine. (27)
90 | £420
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, Selection comprising 10s. and 20s. handstamped SPECIMEN, 2s. mint, 2s.6d. (3), 5s. (4), 10s. reddish brown, 10s. bistre-brown (3), used (cancellations not guaranteed), 20s. cleaned with fake cancellation, mainly good to fine. (16)
91 £280
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, 2s. blue, mint horiontal strip of five, types I-V, centred high but scarce. S.G. 119, cat. 550+. Photo.
92 £520
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, Watermark Crown and Q, Perf. 12, 10s. reddish brown imperf. marginal single endorsed Essay/not/appd/14.3.81 alongside, 10s. bistre-brown horizontal pair, both overwritten Essay in violet ms. Photo.
93 £2100
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, 20s. rose mint horizontal pair, types I-II with part margin at left, slight bends otherwise fine and a scarce multiple. S.G. 127, cat. 2,200+. Photo.
94 £550
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, 20s. rose, type II, mint, slight bends otherwise fine. S.G. 127, cat. 1,100. Photo.
95 £1050
Australian States: Queensland: 1880 Lithographed, 20s. rose, a rare horizontal strip of five, types I-V, used with Q.L in rays type 2 cancellations. S.G. 127, cat. 1,125+. Photo.
96 £85
Australian States: Queensland: Revenues: 1878 Stamp Duty 1d. violet imperforate plate proof block of four on thick paper. The property of another vendor.
97 £550
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, Plate proofs, imperf. on unwatermarked paper, 1d. block of four in green (upper pair horizontal crease) showing retouched framelines, 2d. Pl.2 block of four in black (one torn) and 6d. single in blue. (9)
98 £160
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 1d. dark green, a used horizontal pair (one touched at top) and two singles, one just cut-into, the other with repaired cut but fine appearance. S.G. 1, cat. 1,900. Photo.
99 £220
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 1d. dark green horizontal pair, margins close at two corners but very large above and below cutting into adjoining stamps, cancelled Port Adelaide 1 in diamond. S.G. 1, cat. 950. Photo.
100 £150
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 1d. dark green with close to very large margins, just clear at top right corner, cutting into adjoining stamps at left and foot, two corner creases, 2d. rose-carmine and 6d. deep blue (just touched at lower right corner) used. S.G. 1-3, cat. 710. Photo.
101 £250
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 2d. rose-carmine, superb horizontal strip of five with good to large margins, cancelled Gawler 25 in diamond, fresh deep shade. S.G. 2, cat. 400+. Photo.
102 £60
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 2d. rose-carmine, horizontal pair and strip of three, both with good to large margins, the strip touched at right, cancelled 1 in diamond and grille cancellation respectively. S.G. 2, cat. 400.
103 £230
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 2d. rose-carmine, selection comprising mint single just touched, strips of three (3, one with full margins), pairs (2) and singles (17) used, odd minor faults but most fine with margins all round. S.G. 2, cat. 3,000.
104 £60
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 2d. rose-carmine, re-entries, no. 1 on three used examples (one just touched) and 1860-69 2d., no. 6 on single (just clear) cancelled 5 in diamond. (5)
105 £190
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 6d. deep blue, a used pair (just clear, one with small scissor cut) and thirteen singles, most with margins, variously cancelled incl 28 (Kooringa) and 50 (Echunga). S.G. 3, cat. 2,400.
106 £220
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, 6d. deep blue horizontal strip of five with close to large margins, slight faults incl. one with tear, cancelled void circles. S.G. 3, cat. 800.
107 £150
Australian States: South Australia: 1855 London Printing, Used on cover, 2d. strip of three on 1855 (Jan. 30) early large part wrapper from Little Para to Hampshire, 6d. on four 1858 envelopes to England with Paid Adelaide datestamps. (5 items)
108 £380
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 1d. yellow-green horizontal pair (folded between) cancelled Kapunda 27, one just touched, and three singles, two deep shade (one repaired), used. S.G. 5, 6. Photo.
109 £450
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 1d. deep yellow-green, close to large margins, 2d. orange-red, good to large margins (corner crease), used with void circle cancellations, 6d. slate-blue apparently unused and 1s. orange used with blue May 1859 G.P.O. Adelaide (sideways 4) c.d.s., both with good to large margins. S.G. 5, 7, 10, 12. Photo.
110 £150
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 2d., a range of shades (17) incl. two pairs, most with margins, odd imperfection but chiefly fine. S.G. 7-9.
111 | £90
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 2d. blood-red, fourteen used singles and a pair, most with margins. S.G. 8, cat. 960.
112 £300
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 6d. slate-blue, eight used examples, two just touched, one with B.P.A. certificate (1962), another a deep shade with B.P.A. certificate (1949) noting used at a late date. S.G. 10, cat. 1,700. Photo.
113 £260
Australian States: South Australia: 1856-58 Adelaide Printing, 1s. red-orange, used, re-margined one side, 1s. orange , used (3), one with clear to good margins (diagonal crease), another cancelled Gawler 25with close to very large magins cutting into adjoining stamp at left (light vertical creases), the other just touched. S.G. 11, 12, cat. 1,825. Photo.
114 £1650
Australian States: South Australia: 1858 to 1969 Rouletted Issues, selection mint or unused comprising 1858-59 1d., 2d., 6d., 1s., 1860-69 shades of 1d. (6), 2d. (4), 4d. (2), 6d. (6), 9d. (3), 10d. on 9d. (2, one orange-red), 1s. (5, one yellow), 2s., odd imperfection, mostly good to fine. (33)
115 £270
Australian States: South Australia: 1858-59 First Rouletted Issue, 1d. yellow-green shades, one unused and sixteen used examples, mainly good to fine. S.G. 13, 14.
116 | £50
Australian States: South Australia: 1858-59 First Rouletted Issue, 2d. red, twelve mainly fine used examples variously cancelled. S.G. 15.
117 | £150
Australian States: South Australia: 1858-59 First Rouletted Issue, 6d. slate-blue, fifteen mainly fine used examples with void circle or numeral cancellations. S.G. 17.
118 £480
Australian States: South Australia: 1858-59 First Rouletted Issue, 6d. slate-blue, examples unused (3, one with part original gum) and used (9) with datestamp cancellations, one Paid Adelaide with 1890 for 1860 error, mainly good to fine. (12) S.G. 17
119 | £150
Australian States: South Australia: 1858-59 First Rouletted Issue, 1s. orange, eighteen mainly fine used examples variously cancelled. S.G. 18.
120 £580
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, 1d. shades, examples mint (2), unused (4) and used (28) incl. a block of four, fair to fine. (34)
121 £650
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, selection on leaves ex Rev. Murcell, incl. 4d. (4, incl. a pair) and 9d. (7, incl. a block) plate proofs in black, 4d. plate proof pair in rose-carmine, 9d. variety printed both sides, one handstamped SPECIMEN, also reprinted proofs of head used for 9d. (6 different colours) and G.B. 1856 1s. used. (23)
122 | £620
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, Selection comprising 2d. pale red Pl. 1 unused and used (4), 2d. pale vermilion Pl. 2 unused and used (9), 2d. bright vermilion Pl. 2 mint and used (25, incl. a pair and a block of four), 4d. used (9), 6d. violet-blue unused (2) and used (14), 6d. greenish blue used (17, incl. a block of four), 6d. dull ultramarine mint and used (6), 6d. violet-ultramarine used (7), 6d. dull blue used (23, incl. blocks of four and nine), 6d. Prussian blue used (4), 9d. mint and used (14) and 2s. used (6), fair to fine. (146)
123 | £230
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, 10d. on 9d. orange-red (9), 10d. in blue on 9d. yellow (9), 10d. in black on 9d. yellow (6, incl. a pair), used various surcharge types, fair to fine. (24) S.G. 35-37.
124 | £380
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, 1s. yellow used (12, incl. a block of four and two in olive-yellow shade), 1s. grey-brown (17, incl. a block of four cancelled Gawler 25), 1s. chestnut (14), 1s. lake-brown (12, incl. a dry print block of four), fair to fine. (55)
125 £1350
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, 2s. die proof in black on India paper affixed to card (41 x 48mm.) and 2s. plate proof pair in dull lake on unwatermarked wove paper (horizontal crease). Ex Rev. Murcell and stated to originate from the collection of Perkins Bacon engraver, William Salter. Photo.
126 £1300
Australian States: South Australia: 1860-69 Second Rouletted Issue, Used on cover, 1860 (Mar. 17) and (Oct. 26) two entires from the same correspondence to Cumbria at 9d. rate with three colour franking of 1d., 2d. (one imperf.) and 6d. violet-blue, the first item having been sent on the earliest recorded date for this shade, tied by void circle and blue Paid Adelaide (6 sideways) datestamps respectively. Photo.
127 £380
Australian States: South Australia: 1868-71 Remainders of old stock subsequently reperforated 111/2-121/2, former imperf. 2d. pale vermilion cancelled Angaston corner datestamp, small stain spot at top, former rouletted 2d. pale vermilion cancelled by void circle. S.G. 44, 47, cat. 1,400. Photo.
128 £400
Australian States: South Australia: 1867-70 Perf. 111/2-121/2 x Roulette, Mainly used selection of shades incl. some multiples, misperfs., shades and dry prints etc. comprising 1d. (16, incl. three pairs, also a single apparently mint but gum stained), 4d. (6, incl. a pair), 6d. (24, incl. two pairs, a strip of three and block of four), 10d. on 9d. (9, incl. two pairs), 1s. (7, incl. three pairs), poor to fine. (62) Photo.
129 £520
Australian States: South Australia: 1867-70 Perf. 111/2-121/2 x Roulette, Selection comprising 1d. shades mint (2), unused (2), 4d. dull violet unused, 4d. dull purple, 6d. shades (3), 10d. on 9d. (2), 1s. chestnut, 1s. lake-brown, all used, mainly good to fine for these. (13) Btwn. S.G. 50 and 61. Photo.
130 £880
Australian States: South Australia: 1868-79 Perf. 111/2-121/2, Selection on leaves with shades and multiples, comprising 1d. mint (2), used (22, incl. a strip of three), 3d. on 4d. used (23), 4d. mint, used (24, incl. a strip of three), 6d. mint, used (39, incl. a pair and three strips of three), 9d. used (37, incl. a block of four), 10d. in blue on 9d. used (5), 10d. in black on 9d. (9, incl. a pair), 1s. (14), 2s. mint, used (26, incl. two strips of three and a strip of four), mostly good to fine. (204)
131 | £60
Australian States: South Australia: 1870-73, the compound perforations, 2s., a selection of thirteen examples, good to fine used, one rose-pink but perfs. trimmed at top, another with straight line TOO LATE.
133 £110
Australian States: Victoria: 1864 (Sept. 23) envelope from Terang to Scotland, bearing 1862-64 6d. and 1863-74 4d. cancelled indistinct 254 of Terang and noticed by the Post Office at Melbourne and re-cancelled 1. Photo.
134 £280
Australian States: Victoria: 1880-84 2d. with mixed perfs 13 and 12, used, a few blunted perfs, corner crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 203a, cat. 650. Photo.
135 | £50
Australian States: Victoria: Revenues: 1885 envelope to Italy, bearing 1879-97 Stamp Duty 1s. and 1884 2d. , 6d. with Postage 1/2d. (2), also envelope to England bearing 1879-97 1s.6d., a few imperfections.
139 | £300
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913 -14 First Watermark a used selection with values to 5s., 3d. die II and 1s. both with watermark inverted, etc., varied condition.
140 £480
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 1d. red die I, with variety watermark sideways, mint, horizontal crease, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 2a, cat. 1,300, A.C.S.C. 2aa. Photo.
141 £350
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 3d. olive, a used strip of three, stamps 1 & 2 die II stamp 3 die I, with Melbourne c.d.s., a few blunt perfs. otherwise fine. B.P.A. certificate (1999). S.G. 5b, e. cat. 480, A.C.S.C. 12c. Photo.
142 £400
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 6d. ultramarine, with variety retouched E, a few blunt perfs. otherwise a well centred fine used example. S.G. 9a, cat. 850. A.C.S.C. 17e. Photo.
143 £380
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 6d. ultramarine showing variety retouched second E, fine used. S.G. 9a, cat. 850, A.C.S.C. 17e. Photo.
144 £160
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 6d. ultramarine variety watermark inverted, corner crease, otherwise fine. S.G. 9w, cat. 375, A.C.S.C. 17a. Photo.
146 £320
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 1s. emerald variety watermark inverted fine c.t.o. example from foot of sheet showing part JBC monogram, scarce. S.G. 11w, A.C.S.C. 30a, zc. Photo.
147 £140
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 5s. grey and yellow, fine and fresh, very lightly mounted mint. S.G. 13, cat. 375, A.C.S.C. 42. Photo.
149 £1350
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, 1 brown and ultramarine, 2 black and rose, in matching pairs handstamped Specimen Type A, light gum bends on the 10s. pair, otherwise a fine set with gum. S.G. 14s-16s, cat. 1,900 (as singles). A.C.S.C. 47x, 51x, 55x. Photo.
150 £300
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 10s. grey and pink, mint, one blunted perf., otherwise fine. S.G. 14, cat. 750. A.C.S.C. 47. Photo.
151 £420
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 10s. grey and pink, mint, fine and fresh with good perfs. S.G. 14, cat. 750, A.C.S.C. 47. Photo.
152 £250
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 10s. grey and pink, mint, slight creasing, otherwise fine. S.G. 14, A.C.S.C. 47. Photo.
153 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 10s. grey and pink, used, a few minor perf. imperfections, otherwise fine. S.G. 14, cat. 600, A.C.S.C. 47. Photo.
155 | £1250
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 1 brown and ultramarine, small gum wrinkles, otherwise fine and fresh mint. S.G. 15, cat. 2,250, A.C.S.C. 51. Photo.
156 £920
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 1 brown and ultramarine mint, a couple of gum bends otherwise fine. S.G. 15, cat. 2,250. Photo.
157 £1100
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 1 brown and ultramarine, very fine used, probably c.t.o. S.G. 15, cat. 2,250, A.C.S.C. 51. Photo.
158 £2700
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 2 black and rose, a fine well centered mint example with strong colours. S.G. 16, cat. 4,750, A.C.S.C. 55. Photo.
159 £1650
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 2 black and rose, a used example c.t.o., fine with strong colours. S.G. 16, cat. 3,250, A.C.S.C. 55. Photo.
160 £1350
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 2 black and rose, used, slightly soiled, otherwise fine. S.G. 16, cat. 3,250. Photo.
161 £800
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1913-14 First Watermark 2 black and rose, a used example c.t.o. with variety broken tail on kangaroo, cut down and reperforated at left. S.G. 16, cat. 3,250, A.C.S.C. 55(v)d. Photo.
162 £500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 2d., 21/2d., 6d. (2), 9d. (2), 1s. and 2s., mainly fine mint, S.G. 24-29, cat. 1,710. Photo.
163 £400
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 2d. to 1s. mint selection with additional 6d., 9d. (small thin), and 1s. (3) incl. shades, a few toned perfs. and minor imperfections otherwise fine. (10). Photo.
164 £110
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 2d. to 5s. used selection, some c.t.o., good to fine (11)
165 £320
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 2s. brown, very fine and fresh mint. S.G. 29, cat. 600, A.C.S.C. 36. Photo.
166 £520
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 5s. grey and yellow, very fine and fresh lightly mounted mint. S.G. 30, cat. 900, A.C.S.C. 43. Photo.
167 £500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 5s. grey and yellow with watermark inverted, mint, fine and scarce. S.G. 30w, cat 1,100. Photo.
168 £380
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915 Second Watermark: 5s. grey and yellow with watermark inverted, mint, fine and scarce. S.G. 30w, cat 1,100. Photo.
169 £270
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2d. grey to 5s. grey and yellow, mint, a few minor perf. imperfections, otherwise fine with good perfs. Photo.
173 £16500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 21/2d. indigo, plate 2, showing the rare and famous variety 1 missing in 1/2, a used example with a few blunted perfs., otherwise fine. This rare error was caused by an ink clog which completely obliterated the 1 before being quickly corrected. Only twelve used examples (one in the Royal Collection) and three mint are recorded. S.G. 36ba, cat. 13,000, A.C.S.C. 11(2)i. Brandon certificate (2004) Photo.
174 £230
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 3d. yellow-olive, lower marginal mint horizontal strip of three from the left pane with part Harrison imprint, the centre stamp die II, small crease in margin otherwise fine with one unmounted. S.G. 37, a, cat. 410+, A.C.S.C. 13c. Photo.
175 £1950
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 6d. bright ultramarine die IIB, unmounted mint block of four from the upper right corner of the pane, hinged in margin only, one showing broken leg on Kangaroo [Upper plate, left pane R. 6/3], light marginal crease clear of stamps, otherwise very fine and fresh and a scarce positional piece. S.G. 38da, cat. 2,250+, A.C.S.C. 20d. Photo.
176 £190
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1s. blue-green die IIB, selection of varieties, incl. break in value stroke, 1 for first I in SHILLING, HI joined, TRA joined, and pair with left stamp displaying flaw on L of SHILLING, a few toned or blunted perfs, otherwise mainly fine mint. (7) Photo.
177 £280
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1s. blue-green die IIB, Harrison two-line imprint block of four, creased down interval margin, some perf. reinforcement and imperfections. otherwise fine mint. S.G. 40b, A.C.S.C. 33z. Photo.
178 £190
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1s. blue-green die IIB, Mullett imprint block of four, creased down interval margin, perfs. at top a little rough, otherwise fine mint. S.G. 40b, A.C.S.C. 33zb. Photo.
179 £240
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 5s. grey and yellow mint pair, right stamp with variety Ewe-faced Kangaroo, blunt perf. at lower left and a little heavily mounted, otherwise fine and fresh with strong colour. S.G. 42, cat. 450, A.C.S.C. 44(v)e. Photo.
180 £270
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s., 1 and 2 overprinted SPECIMEN, fine with gum. S.G. 43s-45s, cat. 650. Photo.
181 £3800
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, block of four, each overprinted SPECIMEN type B, very strong colours, well centred, the lower pair unmounted, a few minor tone spots on gum otherwise extremely fine and rare. One of only four such blocks known. Ex Holbeach, Gray, S.G. 43s, A.C.S.C 48xa. Photo.
183 £200
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, a few bends, c.t.o. with large part original gum, S.G. 43, 45, A.C.S.C. 48x, 56x. Photo.
184 £600
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, overprinted SPECIMEN type C, a few perf. imperfections and hinge remainders, otherwise fine with gum, scarce, S.G. 43s. A.C.S.C. 48xb. Photo.
185 £800
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, overprinted SPECIMEN type C1a variant, displaying damaged C in overprint, light horizontal creases, slightly toned paper, otherwise fine with gum, Ceremuga certificate (2003), S.G. 43s, A.C.S.C 48xe. Photo.
186 £220
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, fine well centred mint, small light pencil inscription on reverse. S.G. 43, cat. 500, A.C.S.C. 48. Photo.
187 £180
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, faint tone spot on reverse, otherwise fine and fresh mint example. S.G. 43, cat. 500, A.C.S.C. 48. Photo.
188 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, mint, vertical gum crease and a few blunted perfs. S.G. 43, cat. 500, A.C.S.C. 48. Photo.
189 £95
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, used, short perf. at right, lightly cancelled. S.G. 43, cat. 350, A.C.S.C. 48. Photo.
190 £140
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, used pair, left stamp with variety Broken tail on Kangaroo, missing corner perf. at lower right otherwise fine and well centred. S.G. 43, cat. 700+, A.C.S.C. 48(v)d. Photo.
191 £380
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, a few minor perf imperfections, otherwise fine unmounted with original gum, S.G. 44s, A.C.S.C. 52x. Photo.
192 £230
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, a few minor perf imperfections, otherwise fine with part original gum, S.G. 44s, A.C.S.C. 52x. Photo.
193 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, slightly faded, hinge remainders, with large part original gum, S.G. 44s, A.C.S.C. 52x. Photo.
194 £300
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, and additionally showing variety Broken tail on Kangaroo, slightly rough perfs, light overall gum toning otherwise fine with full original gum, S.G. 44s, A.C.S.C 52x / 52(v)d.
195 £1150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, fine mint with large part original gum, fresh and well centred. S.G. 44, cat. 2,500, A.C.S.C. 52. Photo.
196 £480
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue, fine used. S.G. 44, cat 1,500. Photo.
197 £480
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chocolate and dull blue with small flaw under P of POSTAGE, used, few slight wrinkles, otherwise fine. S.G. 44 var., cat 1,500+. Photo.
198 £820
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chestnut and bright blue, mint, very slight diagonal gum bend, a few blunt perfs, otherwise fine and fresh with stong colour. Brandon certificate (2000). S.G. 44a, cat. 2,750, A.C.S.C. 52b. Photo.
199 £420
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 chestnut and bright blue, used, a few uneven perfs, otherwise fine. S.G. 44a, cat. 1,600. Photo.
200 £300
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 1 light brown and pale blue, used, rather heavily cancelled with pencil note on reverse, a few blunted perfs., otherwise good. A.C.S.C. 52d. Photo.
201 £2500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose block of four, each overprinted SPECIMEN type B, with gum, the lower pair unmounted, well centred with stong colours, very fine. One of four recorded blocks of four with type B overprint. S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xa, Ex Holbeach, Gray. Photo.
202 £90
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, hinge remainder and very light pencil note on gum, otherwise fine and well centred, S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56x. Photo.
203 £1900
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, block of four, each overprinted SPECIMEN type C, the lower right stamp with diagonal crease, otherwise very fine with full gum and good perfs. One of only four known type C blocks of four. S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xc. Photo.
204 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type C, a few light gum wrinkles, otherwise fine with full original gum, S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xb. Photo.
206 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 purple-black and pale rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type C, with shaved P variety, very slight offset on reverse, fine with full original gum, rare. S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xf. Photo.
207 £1700
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type C1 variant displaying damaged S and deformed C in overprint, pulled perf. at right and a few other imperfections, small pencil note on reverse, otherwise fine very lightly mounted with almost full original gum, rare, S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xd. Photo.
208 £190
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, two examples overprinted SPECIMEN type C1a displaying damaged C in overprint, one with ragged perfs., both with gum bends and minor creases, pencil notes etc. with gum, S.G. 45s, A.C.S.C. 56xe.(2) Photo.
209 £1850
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, fine and fresh mint, slightly blunted perfs. at top, small light pencil note on reverse. S.G. 45, cat. 4,000, A.C.S.C. 56a. Photo.
210 £1450
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, fine and fresh mint, a few blunted perfs. S.G. 45, cat. 4,000, A.C.S.C. 56a. Photo.
211 £2100
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, fine and fresh mint. S.G. 45, cat. 4,000, A.C.S.C. 56a. Brandon certificate (1990) Photo.
213 £1450
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, used, fine. S.G. 45, cat. 2,500. Photo.
214 £800
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, good used, ragged and blunted perfs. S.G. 45, cat. 2,500, A.C.S.C. 56a. Photo.
215 £850
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 black and rose, used, blunted perfs, otherwise fine. S.G. 45, cat. 2,500. Photo.
216 £1000
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1915- 27 Third Watermark: 2 purple-black and pale rose, used, faintly soiled, otherwise fine. S.G. 45b, cat 2,000. Photo.
217 £100
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: A mint and used selection of 6d. chestnut (11) and 2s. maroon (5) values, incl. 6d. variety leg of kangaroo broken mint and used, fair to fine. (16)
218 £1500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, very fine and fresh with large part original gum, S.G. 75s, A.C.S.C. 53x. Ex Gray. Photo.
219 £750
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, overprinted SPECIMEN type B, slight crease and blunted perfs. at foot, a little toned, otherwise fine with part original gum, Ceremuga certificate (2004),S.G. 75s, A.C.S.C. 53x. Photo.
220 £1300
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey block of four overprinted SPECIMEN type C, pair at right with shaved P variety, left pair showing type C1a damaged C, pulled perf. at lower right, a few minor tone spots on gum, otherwise fine, S.G. 75s, A.C.S.C. 53xb. Photo.
222 £750
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, overprinted SPECIMEN type C1 variant, displaying damaged S and deformed C in overprint, a few minor perf. imperfections, otherwise fine with full original gum, rare, S.G. 75s, A.C.S.C. 53xc. Photo.
224 £260
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, mint, small corner bend at top left, a few minor perf imperfections. S.G. 75, cat. 600, A.C.S.C. 53. Photo.
225 £180
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, mint, a few blunted perfs., perfs. at base repaired and added. S.G. 75, cat. 600, A.C.S.C. 53. Photo.
226 £80
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, used, fine. S.G. 75, cat. 325, A.C.S.C. 53. Photo.
227 £80
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1923-24 Third Watermark: 1 grey, used, small pink marks and pencil note on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 75, cat. 325, A.C.S.C. 53. Photo.
228 £260
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 6d. chestnut to 5s. grey and yellow (2), fine mint. (6). Photo.
229 £230
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 6d. chestnut to 2 black and rose, mainly fine used. S.G. 107-114, cat. 1,200. Photo.
230 | £80
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 6d. chestnut to 5s. grey and yellow, a used selection with multiples of values up to 1s. mainly fine used. (15)
232 £280
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, overprinted SPECIMEN type C, with shaved P variety, small corner fold on bottom left corner perf., otherwise fine with full original gum. S.G. 112s, A.C.S.C. 49xd. Photo.
234 £190
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, overprinted SPECIMEN type C1a, displaying damaged C in overprint, a few blunt perfs, small hinge remainder and pencil note on gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 112s, A.C.S.C. 49xc. Photo.
236 £3400
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, overprinted SPECIMEN type C1 variant, displaying damaged S and deformed C in overprint, slight hinge remainder and minor perf. imperfections otherwise very fine with large part original gum. S.G. 112s, A.C.S.C. 49xb, Ex Gray. Photo.
237 £160
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, mint, hinge remainder and pencil note on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 112, cat. 450, A.C.S.C. 49. Photo.
238 £120
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, used, light horizontal crease. S.G. 112, cat. 500, A.C.S.C. 49. Photo.
239 £480
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, fine well centred example with good perfs. and full original gum. S.G. 114s, A.C.S.C. 57x. Photo.
240 £200
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, blunt perf. at left, large part original gum. S.G. 114s, A.C.S.C. 57x. Photo.
241 £190
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, displaying variety Break in lower frame under N of POUNDS, small hinge remainder, otherwise fine. S.G. 114s, A.C.S.C. 57x / 57(D)j. Photo.
242 £150
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, also displaying variety Broken coast in Bight, slightly toned, large hinge remainder, large part original gum. S.G. 114s, A.C.S.C. 57x. Photo.
243 £1950
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, fine mint, fresh and well centred. S.G. 114, cat. 3,750, A.C.S.C. 57. Photo.
244 £250
Australia: 1929-30 Small Multiple Watermark: 2 black and rose, slight creasing at foot, otherwise fine used, S.G. 114, cat. 700, A.C.S.C. 57. Photo.
246 £200
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 6d. to 1, mainly good to fine used. S.G. 132-137, cat. 900. Photo.
248 £140
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, two examples overprinted SPECIMEN type C, a few blunt perfs. and light creases, one with light pencil note on reverse, large part original gum. S.G. 136s, A.C.S.C. 50x. (2)
249 £180
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, two examples overprinted SPECIMEN type C, both with damaged N of SPECIMEN, faults, with gum. S.G. 136s, A.C.S.C 50x. (2). Photo.
250 £1100
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, 1 grey, 2 black and rose, each in a block of four, all overprinted SPECIMEN type D, fine with gum, the lower pairs in each unmounted. S.G. 136s-38s, A.C.S.C. 50xf, 54xa, 58xa. Photo.
251 | £500
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s. to 2 selection, all overprinted SPECIMEN type D, incl. 2 vignette varieties Hunchback Kangaroo and Ewe-faced Kangaroo, a few perf. flaws, mainly fine mounted with large part original gum, one 2 c.t.o. S.G. 136s-138s, A.C.S.C. 50xe (6), 54x (5), 58x (9). (20)
253 £1100
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s., 1 and 2 overprinted SPECIMEN type D, in blocks of four , the lower pairs in each unmounted, one 10s. showing Open-mouthed Kangaroo, another with Fox-faced Kangaroo, mainly fine. S.G. 136s-138s, A.C.S.C. 50xf, 54xa, 58xa. Photo.
254 £180
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 10s. grey and pink, fine mint. S.G. 136, cat. 400, A.C.S.C. 50. Photo.
255 £3000
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 1 grey, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, complete forme of 30 from upper left pane, one showing Break in coast of S.E. Australia [L28], mostly unmounted and mainly very fine and rare. Only five complete formes of 30 are recorded, S.G. 137s, A.C.S.C. 54xb. Ex Chapman, Australia Post archives and Gray. Photo.
256 £190
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 1 grey, mint, small pencil note on reverse, otherwise fine. S.G. 137, cat. 600, A.C.S.C. 54. Photo.
257 £4000
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, complete forme of 30 from the upper right pane, with eight listed duty plate and vignette varieties [R1, 3, 8, 12, 19, 20, 24, 25], mostly unmounted, very fine and rare. Only four formes of 30 are recorded, S.G. 138s, A.C.S.C. 58xb. Ex Chapman, Australia Post archives, and Gray. Photo.
258 | £550
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 2 black and rose, overprinted SPECIMEN type D, a selection of 23 examples incl. variety Short Spencers Gulf (3), a few creases, some minor toned and blunted perfs., mainly fine. (23)
259 £1750
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 2 black and rose, fine and fresh mint example with strong colour. S.G. 138, cat. 3,500, A.C.S.C. 58. Photo.
260 £160
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 2 black and rose, used, a few blunted perfs., otherwise fine. S.G. 138, cat. 550, A.C.S.C. 58. Photo.
261 £150
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: 1931-36 Multiple Crown C of A Watermark: 2 black and rose, used, diagonal corner crease at lower left, otherwise fine. S.G. 138, cat. 550, A.C.S.C. 58. Photo.
262 | £1400
Australia: The Kangaroo Issues: Telegraphic Punch holes, a selection of mainly high value Kangaroos, incl. 1913-14 1, 2, 1915 5s. pair and two singles, 1915-27 10s. (6), 1 (5), 2 (2), 1929-30 2 (2), 1931-36 1 (6), 2., etc., mixed condition. (54)
263 £350
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1913-14 Engraved 1d. red, a mint pair from the right of the sheet, showing variety imperforate between stamp and margin, fine. S.G. 17 var. Photo.
264 £210
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, Proofs: 1d. plate proof pair in carmine-rose, imperforate on thin glazed card, fine. A.C.S.C. 70PP, cat. A$400. Photo.
265 £3800
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, Proofs: 1d. deep carmine plate proof, perforated comb 141/4 x 14 on Victoria V over Crown watermark paper with watermark inverted, compartment lines at right and foot and characteristically much off-centre revealing additional compartment line to the left of adjoining unit at right. A great rarity. The A.C.S.C. notes that only three singles (one defective ex Holbeach) and a horizontal strip of three (held in an institutional collection) are recorded. A.C.S.C. 70PP(4), cat. A$15,000. Photo.
266 £320
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I, Harrison one line imprint block of eight, fine mint, the lower strip unmounted. Photo.
267 £200
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I, Harrison imprint block of four, one with RA joined, small thin in margin at foot, otherwise fine. S.G. 21c. Photo.
268 £800
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I, Harrison two-line imprint, block of eight, fine mint, the lower strip unmounted. Photo.
269 £90
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I, showing Rusted clich, fine used. S.G. 21ca, cat. 425. Photo.
270 £320
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I, showing Rusted clich, fine used. S.G. 21ca, cat. 425. Photo.
271 £210
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, die I and II in a fine mint pair. S.G. 21c, d. cat. 375+. Photo.
272 £720
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, comb perf. 141/4 x 14, block of four, three die I, the other die II and showing Substitured clich [Pl. 2, right pane, R. 6/5], fine mint. S.G. 21c, db, cat. 1,400+. Photo.
273 | £920
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d., a mint selection of plated blocks and strips, comprising upper-left [13-15], [19-20/25-26], [19-21], [22-24], [28-30], [31-32/37-38], [34-36], [37-42], [43-48], upper-right [1, 7, 13, 19], [4-6/10-12], [25-26/31-32], [28-30/34-36], lower-left two blocks of [1-2/7-8], [3-4/9-10], [23-24/29-30], [29-30/35-36], [31-32/36-39/43-45], lower-right block of ten (2 x 5) from top-right corner of pane, [25-26/31-32], [39-40/45-46 perfin O.S.], mainly good to fine mint. (103)
274 | £350
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d. a used selection on stockleaves, incl. good range of shades, cancellations, plate flaws, some perforated O.S., etc. (387)
275 | £600
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d. a mainly used plated selection in a stockbook, incl. range of shades, minor plate flaws, few perforated O.S., etc. (523)
276 | £270
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d. a study of the damaged/substituted clich [R. 2/19], with shades, mint block of four, etc., fair to fine. (19) A.C.S.C. 110(2)k.
277 £180
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d. orange, showing variety line through FOUR PENCE [Pl. 2, right pane, R. 2/6], fine mint, scarce. S.G. 22e, cat. 325. Photo.
278 | £380
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 4d. with watermark inverted, thirteen mint shades (two lemon-yellow) incl. a pair and block of six (one with tear), and nine used ( two lemon-yellow), good to fine. S.G. 22w, vars.
279 £210
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1914-20 Single Watermark, 5d. yellow-brown with watermark inverted, fine used. S.G. 23bw, cat. 350. Photo.
280 £220
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1918-23 4d. ultramarine mint block of four, one with variety FOUR PENCE in thinner letters, few separated perfs, otherwise fine. S.G. 65, 65a, cat 594. Photo.
281 £600
Australia: The King George V Head Issues: 1926-30 Small Multiple Watermark, Perf. 131/2 x 121/2 2d. golden scarlet, variety no watermark, unmounted mint, minor gum wrinkle, otherwise fine. S.G. 99ab, cat. 1,200+. Photo.
282 £520
Australia: 1930 Lord Howe Island Provisional, Sturt 11/2d. with ms. 2d/Paid/PM/LHI tied by Lord Howe Island c.d.s. to 1930 (Oct. 30) envelope to London, with oval RADIO STATION/LORD HOWE ISLAND, fine. Photo.
283 £780
Australia: 1935 Gallipoli 1s. black plate proof perforated 131/2 x 121/2, fine with full gum, very rare. Cat. 1,600, A.C.S.C. 165PP(1) cat A$2,500. Photo.
284 | £550
Australia: 1937 (c.) Postmaster-Generals Department official presentation folder containing the original selection of 65 stamps incl. 1931-36 10s., 1, 2 overprinted SPECIMEN, the remainder c.t.o. incl. 1932 Bridge set, K.G.V heads to 1s.4d, O S overprints with 1926-30 1s.4d., Kingsford Smith values, 1s. lyrebird, and perfins to 1929-30 10s., mainly fine and a scarce item.
285 £150
Australia: 1937-49 1 bluish slate, overprinted SPECIMEN, fine and scarce with gum. S.G. 178s, cat 650. B.P.A. certificate (1994). Photo.
286 £420
Australia: 1937-49, Perf. 15 x 14 2d. scarlet interpanneau block of eight with Plate no. 4, hinged in upper margin only, fine. S.G. 184, A.C.S.C. 188zc, cat. A$ 2,000. Photo.
287 £220
Australia: 1948-56 Arms 2 green in an unmounted mint block of four from the lower left corner of the sheet with imprint, one showing roller flaw, fine. S.G. 224d, da, cat. 385+. Photo.
288 £1650
Australia: 1948-56 1s. lyrebird, no watermark, in an unmounted mint block (4 x 5) from the lower left corner of the sheet, one showing Green mist retouch, very fine. S.G. 230da, cat. 2,750+. Photo.
289 | £160
Australia: Booklets: 1952 to 2002, a selection of booklets in two folders, mainly later issues, a little duplication, etc. (few 100s)
290 | £420
Australia: Officials: 1913 First Watermark selection, incl. mint values to 2s., used to 2s., etc., varied condition. (28)
291 £380
Australia: Officials: 1914 Type O2 punctures 1/2d. to 1s., mainly good to fine mint. S.G. O16-O25, cat. 1,848. Photo.
292 £230
Australia: Officials: 1914-21 Single Watermark 1d. carmine-red die I and die II in pair, mint with hinge remainder, slight perf. separations, otherwise fine. S.G. O39, h, cat. 425+. Photo.
293 £100
Australia: Officials: 1914-21 Single Watermark 1d. carmine-red die II, mint with hinge remainder, fine. S.G. O39h, cat. 425. Photo.
294 £600
Australia: Officials: 1918-20 1d. carmine, a mint vertical pair, one has minor gum crease, otherwise fine. S.G. O63, cat. 400. Photo.
295 £140
Australia: Officials: 1924 11/2d. scarlet, watermark inverted and showing variety printed on the gummed side, fine. S.G. O80wa, cat. 350. Photo.
296 | £550
Australia: Officials: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. 1915-28 to 10s. used (3), 1918-23 to 1s.4d. mint, 1926-30 perf. 14 1/2d. used, perf. 131/2 x 121/2 1s.4d. mint, used set, 1931 3d. mint, plate flaws, etc., varied condition. (339)
297 £140
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) 1/2d. to 8d. set overprinted SPECIMEN, mainly fine with gum. S.G. D1s-D7s, cat. 300. Photo.
298 £160
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) Perf. 111/2, 12, 4d. emerald-green in a mint horizontal strip of six from base of sheet, a few perf. separations, fine. S.G. D5. Photo.
299 | £420
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) Perf. 111/2, 12, a mint selection, incl. complete set, upright watermarks, etc., varied condition. S.G. D1-D8. (27)
300 | £380
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) Perf. 111/2, 12, a mainly mint selection of plate flaws, incl. blocks of four, 1/2d. with scratch through HALF, etc. (35)
301 | £80
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) Perf. 111/2, 12, a used selection, incl complete set, upright watermarks, etc., varied condition. (22)
302 £140
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902 (July) Perf. 11 1d. emerald-green, used with manuscript cross, fine. S.G. D12, cat. 700. Photo.
303 £450
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 1/2d. to 20s. overprinted SPECIMEN, extra 5d. (no gum), 1s. with overprint vertical and 20s., mainly fine with gum. S.G. D13s-D44s. Photo.
304 £1450
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 Perf. 11 1/2d., 1d., 2d., 3d. (2), 4d. (3), 6d. and 10s., mainly good to fine mint. Photo.
305 | £230
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 Perf. 11 1/2d. (2), 1d. (2), 2d. (2), 3d., 4d. (3), 5d., 6d. (2), 1s. block of four and single, 5s. (2), used, varied condition.
306 £380
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 Perf. 11 10s. dull green, cancelled, fine and scarce. S.G. D43, cat. 1,800. Photo.
307 £2300
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 Perf. 11 20s. dull green, a very fine and fresh mint example, rare. S.G. D44, cat. 4,000. Photo.
308 £920
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04 Perf. 11 20s. dull green, cancelled N.S.W. in triple oval rings, fine and scarce. S.G. D44, cat. 2,250. Photo.
309 | £400
Australia: Postage Dues: 1902-04, a mint and used selection, incl. Perf. 111/2, 12 to 2s. mint, Perf. 12 x 11 to 5s. (2) mint, used, etc., varied condition. (82)
310 £280
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 111/2 x 11 3d. green, fine mint. S.G. D48, cat. 650. Photo.
311 £210
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 111/2 x 11 3d. green, fine mint. S.G. D48, cat. 650. Photo.
312 £110
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 111/2 x 11 6d. green, watermark inverted, fine and fresh mint. S.G. D50w, cat. 200. Photo.
313 £450
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 11 1d. dull green, watermark upright, fine used. S.G. D51, cat. 900. Photo.
314 £400
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 11 1d. dull green, watermark upright, fine used. S.G. D51, cat. 900. Photo.
315 £1150
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 11 1d. dull green, watermark inverted, fine mint and rare. S.G. D51aw, cat. 2,500. Photo.
316 £620
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 Perf. 11 1d. dull green, watermark inverted, fine used. S.G. D51aw, cat. 900. Ceremuga certificate (2009), Photo.
318 | £290
Australia: Postage Dues: 1906-08 selection, incl. Perf. 111/2 x 11 3d. green used, 6d. green mint, etc., varied condition. (30)
319 £450
Australia: Postage Dues: 1907 (July-Sept) 1/2d. mint and used, 1d. mint, with inverted watermark mint and used, 2d. mint and used, 4d. mint with inverted watermark, 6d. mint and used (with marginal letters in watrmark), good to fine. S.G. D53-D57, cat. 1,395. Photo.
320 £95
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 111/2 x 11 1s. dull green mint (2), used, 5s. dull green mint and used, good to fine. S.G. D58, D59, cat. 489. Photo.
321 £350
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 11 2s. dull green, mint, two collectors marks on gum, otherwise fine. S.G. D60, cat. 1,000. Photo.
322 £190
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 11 2s. dull green, used with non-contemporary cancellation, corner perf. added, also crease and blunted perfs, nevertheless an extremely rare item. S.G. D60. Photo.
324 £1350
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 11 10s. dull green, watermark inverted, c.t.o., fine and rare. S.G. D61. Photo.
325 £3500
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 11 20s. dull green, mint, small collectors mark on gum, otherwise fine and very rare. S.G. D62, cat. 6,500. Photo.
326 £1000
Australia: Postage Dues: 1908-09 Perf. 11 20s. dull green, used with non-contemporary (not guaranteed) cancellation, faded, nevertheless an extremely rare item. S.G. D62. Photo.
327 £320
Australia: Postage Dues: 1909-10 Perf. 12 x 121/2 1/2d. to 1 set with additional 1d. die II, 2d., 6d., 10s., mainly good to fine mint. S.G. D63-D73, cat. 1,284. Photo.
328 £130
Australia: Postage Dues: 1909-10 Perf. 12 x 121/2 1/2d. rosine and yellow-green, strip of three from the lower left corner of the sheet with JBC imprint, mint, minor gum bends, otherwise fine. S.G. D63. Photo.
329 £130
Australia: Postage Dues: 1909-10 Perf. 12 x 121/2 1/2d. rosine and yellow-green, strip of three from the lower left corner of the sheet with CA imprint, mint, minor gum bends, otherwise fine. S.G. D63. Photo.
330 £110
Australia: Postage Dues: 1909-10 Perf. 12 x 121/2 1d. rosine and yellow-green, a single from base of sheet with JBC imprint, fine used. S.G. D64. Photo.
331 | £290
Australia: Postage Dues: 1909-10, a used selection, incl. complete set, also another set less 1/2d., blocks of four to 5s., 1/2d. to 5s. c.t.o., etc. (135)
333 £680
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1/2d. to 1 set, mainly fine mint. S.G. D79a-D87, cat. 2,250. Photo.
335 £160
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23, Perf. 14, 1/2d. carmine and apple-green, mint block of eight (4 x 2) from the foot of the sheet with Harrison single line imprint, unmounted except one, fine. S.G. D79a. Photo.
336 £80
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1d. scarlet and pale yellow-green, unmounted mint from the foot of the sheet with JBC imprint, minor corner crease and gum bend, otherwise fine. S.G. D80a. Photo.
337 £9200
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 3d. carmine and pale green, watermark sideways, very fine unmounted mint. Believed fewer than 12 mint or used examples exist in total. This is the only unmounted mint example known. S.G. D82a. Photo.
338 £2500
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 3d. carmine and pale green, watermark sideways, very fine used. Believed fewer than 12 mint or used examples exist in total. S.G. D82a, cat. 3,750. Ceremuga certificate (2008). Photo.
339 £400
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 4d. carmine and apple-green, watermark sideways, unmounted mint, few minor gum bends, otherwise very fine. S.G. D83ba, cat. 900+. Photo.
340 £320
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14 ,4d. carmine and apple-green, watermark sideways, a used pair, slightly heavily cancelled otherwise fine. S.G. D83ba, cat. 900. Photo.
341 £140
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14 1s. scarlet and pale yellow-green, unmounted mint single from the foot of the sheet with JBC imprint, fine. S.G. D85. Photo.
342 £210
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1s. scarlet and pale yellow-green, block of six from the foot of the sheet with JBC imprint, fine mint. S.G. D85. Photo.
343 £220
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1s. scarlet and pale yellow-green, block of six from the lower right corner of the sheet with CA imprint, fine mint. S.G. D85. Photo.
344 £110
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14 1s. scarlet and pale yellow-green, single from foot of sheet with CA imprint, fine mint. S.G. D85. Photo.
345 £380
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 10s. scarlet and pale yellow-green, fine c.t.o. S.G. D86. Photo.
346 £3200
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1 scarlet and pale yellow-green, in an unmounted mint block of four from the foot of the sheet with JBC imprint, minor creasing in margin at base, otherwise very fine and rare. S.G. D87, cat, 3,600+. Photo.
347 £600
Australia: Postage Dues: 1912-23 Thin paper, Perf. 14, 1 scarlet and pale yellow-green, fine c.t.o., rare. S.G. D87. Photo.
349 £380
Australia: Postage Dues: 1922-30 Perf. 14, 2d. carmine and yellow-green, a mint example from the left of the pane, variety imperforate between stamp and margin, slight crease in margin, otherwise fine. S.G. D94 var. Photo.
350 | £550
Australia: Postage Dues: 1922-30, a mint selection of imprint pairs and blocks, incl. perf. 14 1d. blocks of four (2) one with Ash imprint, other with Mullett, 3d. block of four with Mullett imprint, 6d. pair with Harrison imprint, 6d. block of four with Ash imprint, perf. 11 4d. block of eight with Ash imprint, etc., varied condition. (15 items)
351 | £150
Australia: Postage Dues: 1922-30, a mint and used selection on leaves, incl. range of frame breaks, plate flaws, multiples, etc. (82)
352 | £140
Australia: Postage Dues: 1922-30, a selection on leaves, incl. mint set, set less 11/2d. in mint blocks of four, etc., varied condition. (66)
353 £1500
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36 Perf. 11, 1d. carmine and yellow-green, mint vertical pair from right of sheet, variety imperforate between stamp and margin, few minor tone spots, otherwise fine and possibly unique. S.G. D106 var. Photo.
354 £700
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36 Perf. 11, 3d. carmine and yellow-green in an unmounted mint block of four with Ash imprint (N over N), fine and rare. S.G. D108. Photo.
355 £320
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36 Perf. 11, 3d. carmine and yellow-green in mint block of four with Ash imprint (N over EA), few minor gum wrinkles, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. D108. Photo.
357 £170
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36 Perf. 11, 6d. carmine and yellow-green showing variety RA joined, fine mint. S.G. D110 var, BW D120h. Photo.
358 £180
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36 Perf. 11, 6d. carmine and yellow-green, showing variety broken octagon at left, fine mint. S.G. D110 var, BW D120e. Photo.
359 | £520
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36, a selection of mint imprint pairs and blocks of four, incl. perf. 14 1d. blocks of four (2) with Ash imprint (N over N), 2d. blocks of four (2) with Ash imprint (N over N), perf. 11 1/2d. block of four with Ash imprint, one with RA joined, 1s. pairs (2) with Ash imprint (both types), etc., mainly fine. (18 items)
360 | £320
Australia: Postage Dues: 1931-36, a selection, incl. Perf. 11 3d. mint and used, 6d. mint and used, etc. S.G. D100-D111. (26)
361 £375
Australia: Postage Dues: 1938 (July) 1/2d. to 1s. set in imprint blocks of four (1/2d. block of eight), mainly fine mint. S.G. D112-D118. Photo.
362 £280
Australia: Postage Dues: 1938 (July) 1/2d. block of twelve with Ash imprint, pair with By Authority imprint, 2d. blocks of four (2) with Ash imprint, 4d. blocks of four (2) with Ash and By Authority imprints, 6d. block of four with Ash imprint, mainly fine mint. Photo.
363 £150
Australia: Postage Dues: 1938 (July) 4d. carmine and green, showing badly misplaced centre, fine unmounted mint. S.G. D116 var. Photo.
364 | £190
Australia: Postage Dues: 1938 (July), a mint selection, incl. plate flaws with 3d. showing scratch from 3 to left frame, 6d. pair, one showing frame of value tablet damaged, 6d. with diagonal scratch from top of 6, etc., mainly fine. (47)
365 £200
Australia: Postage Dues: 1946-57 1d. carmine and green in an unmounted mint block of eight from the foot of the sheet with By Authority imprint and - 1 -, folded in gutter margin, fine. S.G. D120, BW D130za. Photo.
366 £170
Australia: Postage Dues: 1946-57 1d. carmine and green, in an unmounted mint block of four from the foot of the sheet with By Authority imprint and 1, folded in gutter margin, fine. S.G. D120, BW D130z. Photo.
367 £220
Australia: Postage Dues: 1946-57 6d. carmine and green in an unmounted mint block of four from the foot of the sheet with By Authority imprint and - 1 - plate number, fine. S.G. D125.
368 | £500
Australia: Postage Dues: 1946-57, a selection of mint blocks of four or eight, all with imprints, incl. 1/2d. block of eight with By Authority, 3d. block of four with By Authority no dot imprint, 5d. block of four with Ash imprint, 5d. block of four with By Authority with dot imprint, 8d. block of four By Authority imprint, 1s. blocks of four (3) with Ash imprint, By Authority with and without dots imprint, etc., mainly fine. (28 items)
369 | £95
Australia: Postage Dues: 1953-59 1s., 2s. and 5s. in blocks of four, all with By Authority imprints, fine. mint. S.G. D129-D131.
370 £270
Australia: Postage Dues: 1953-59 1s. carmine and deep green in an unmounted mint block of four from top of sheet showing plate number - 1 -. S.G. D129a. Photo.
371 £1450
Australia: Postage Dues: 1953-59 2s. carmine and deep green in an unmounted mint block of eight from the foot of the sheet with By Authority imprint, scarce. S.G. D130a, cat. 2,400+ (stamps only). Photo.
372 | £550
Australia: Postage Dues: A mint and used collection on leaves, incl. 1938 set mint, 1958-60 4d. with misplaced centre mint, 5d. die II mint block of four, two used sets, plate flaws, multiples, etc. (465)
373 £50
Australia: Airmails: 1917 (Feb. 15-27) Mt. Gambier-Melbourne, special Basil Watson souvenir postcard, fine unused. A.A.M.C. 14a. Photo.
378 £150
Australia: Airmails: 1930 (Feb. 19) Darwin-Daly Waters flown by Capt. Murray Jones of the Civil Aviation Dept. to connect with Australian Aerial Services, envelope registered, rare. A.A.M.C. 153 (14 flown). Photo.
380 | £1750
Australia: A comprehensive collection in thirteen albums and a folder, incl. 1937-49 to 1 (both) mint, 2d. scarlet coil pair mint, 6d. used block of nine, one with top hat variety, 1948-56 Arms set mint and set of three overprinted SPECIMEN, 1963-65 Navigators sets mint and overprinted SPECIMEN, 1964 Flight 5d. mint block of sixteen, one with re-entry, 1965 Gen. Monash 5d. with variety purple (value) omitted mint, etc. (many 100s)
381 | £1550
Australia: A mint and used collection in an album, incl. 1914-20 4d. with line through FOUR PENCE used (2), 1918-20 1/2d. with thin 1 in fraction at right used, 1918-23 4d. ultramarine with thin FOUR PENCE used, 1923-24 6d. with broken leg used, 1 used, 1928 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1931 Kingsford Smith 6d. with re-entry used on cover, 1932 Bridge set used, 1937-49 set to 1 (both) mint, 1948-56 set mint, 1963-65 Navigators set mint, etc. (100s)
382 | £1250
Australia: 1914-36 a collection of King George heads in an album, incl. 1918-20 1/2d. green mint pair, one with thin 1 in fraction at right, 1918 1d. die III mint block of four, 1918-23 to 1s.4d. mint (2), 1926-30 perf. 14 sets mint and used, perf. 131/2 x 121/2 set mint, range of plate flaws, etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
383 | £1100
Australia: A collection of issues from 1928 to 1936, incl. 1928 Exhibition miniature sheet in a block of four (three cancelled), also mint and used single sheets, 1929 Air 3d. plates 1, 3 and 4 pairs mint, 1930 41/2d. without surcharge c.t.o. block of four, 1932 1s. lyrebird Ash imprint block of four mint, 1932 Bridge set mint and used, etc., varied condition. (175)
384 | £500
Australia: A mint and used collection in five albums, incl. 1913 to 1s. mint, 1918-23 to 1s.4d. mint, 1928 Exhibition miniature sheet mint, 1931-36 to 1s.4d. mint, 1937-49 to 1 (2) mint, 1948-56 to 2, 1963-65 Navigators set mint, etc. (100s)
385 | £450
Australia: A mainly mint Q.E.II collection in an album, incl. a good range of minor varieties, postage dues with 1938 set, booklets, also Officials, B.C.O.F. 1946-48 set, etc. (100s)
386 | £450
Australia: A comprehensive collection of presentation packs from 1973 to 2012 contained in fourteen cover albums, incl. mostly commemoratives, also collectors packs, etc. (100s)
387 | £270
Australia: A mint and used selection on stockleaves, incl. 1928 Exhibition miniature sheet unmounted mint, 1946-48 B.C.O.F. 5s. mint (2), some duplication, etc. (few 100s)
388 | £90
Australia: An accumulation of f.d.cs and modern stationery contained in twelve cover albums, with stationery from 1978 to 2011 incl. unused and used examples of each, etc. (100s)
389 | £70
Australia: A selection of covers from 1938 to 1954, incl. A.I.F. cancellations, censor marks, etc. (44 items)
390 | £50
Australia: A used Q.E.II duplicated selection incl. 1966-73 $1 (100), $2 (100) and $4 (100), etc., varied condition. (few 100s)
391 | £230
Australia: B.C.O.F. 1946-48 Overprints: A selection, incl. mint set with both 5s., 5s. used, 1d. with type 2 overprint in black, etc. (17)
394 £180
Australia: B.C.O.F. 1946-48 Overprints: 6d. Kookaburra in an unmounted mint block of four from base of sheet, one showing wrong fount 6 [Left pane, R. 9/4], fine. S.G. J4, a, cat. 275+. Photo.
395 £180
Australia: B.C.O.F. 1946-48 Overprints: 1s. unmounted mint pair, one showing wrong fount 6 [Left pane, R. 9/4], fine. S.G. J5, a, cat. 325. Photo.
396 £110
Australia: B.C.O.F. 1946-48 Overprints: 1s., a used pair, one showing wrong fount 6 [Left pane, R. 9/4], fine. S.G. J5a, cat. 325+. Ceremuga certificate (2004). Photo.
397 £240
Australia: B.C.O.F. 1946-48 Overprints: 1s., an unmounted mint block of four from the top right corner of the sheet, one showing narrow N [Right pane, R. 1/8], fine. S.G. J5, c, cat. 379+. Ceremuga certificate (2003). Photo.
398 | £480
British Solomon Islands: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1907 Large Canoe 1/2d. to 6d. (two of each), 1s., 1908-11 set, 1914-23 set, 1922-31 set, etc. (246)
399 | £550
British Solomon Islands: A mint and used collection in three albums, incl. 1907 sets mint and used, 1908-11 set mint, 1914-23 to 1 used, 1922-31 set mint, good range of later issues to 1988, etc. (100s)
400 £70
Cook Islands: 1920 (Apr. 29) envelope, registered to Sweden, franked by 1919 71/2d. and 1913-19 1/2d., 1d, tied by COOK ISLANDS c.d.s., registration etiquette with handstamped RAROTONGA, fine. Photo.
401 £130
Cook Islands: 1921-23 Postal Fiscal 2s. to 1 set, mainly fine mint. S.G. 76-80, cat. 275. Photo.
402 £350
Cook Islands: 1921-23 Postal Fiscal 2s.6d., 10s. and 1 all with trimmed overprint, fine and fresh mint. S.G. 77a, 79a, 80a, cat. 690. Photo.
403 £380
Cook Islands: 1926 Postal Fiscal 2s. (2), 2s.6d. (2), 5s. (2), 10s. and 1, mainly fine mint. S.G. 85-89, cat. 970. Photo.
404 £380
Cook Islands: 1931-32 Postal Fiscal 2s.6d. to 5 set, mainly fine mint. S.G. 95-98b, cat. 854. Photo.
405 £210
Cook Islands: 1932 21/2d. black and deep blue with variety centre inverted, fine mint. Cat. 300. Photo.
406 £350
Cook Islands: 1943-54 Postal Fiscal 2s.6d. (2, both with inverted watermarks), 5s. (2, one inverted watermark), 10s. (2, one inverted watermark), 1 (2, one with watermark inverted), 3 inverted watermark, 5 (2, one inverted watermark), mainly fine mint. S.G. 131a-136a. Photo.
407 | £350
Cook Islands: A mint collection in an album, incl. 1944-46 set, 1967 Decimal set, etc. (few 100s)
409 £120
Fiji: 1878-99 perf. 113/4 x 10 2d. yellow-green, used, some missing perfs, otherwise fine. S.G. 51b, cat. 550. R.P.S. certificate (2008) Photo.
410 £110
Fiji: 1915-19 WAR STAMP 1/2d. yellow-green, variety overprint inverted, mint from the right of the pane, minor tone on gum, otherwise fine and scarce. S.G. 138b, cat. 600. B.P.A. certificate (1949). Photo.
411 £190
Fiji: 1915-19 WAR STAMP 1d. bright scarlet, variety overprint inverted, mint, fine and scarce. S.G. 139ac, cat. 700. B.P.A. certificate (1998). Photo.
412 £300
Fiji: 1922 2d. grey trial printing top margin imperforate block of four with Irish SE watermark, made by De La Rue as a paper/watermark trial for the first Irish definitives, a few minor gum wrinkles and vertical bend between otherwise fine. Photo.
414 £920
Fiji: A mainly mint K.E.VII to Q.E.II collection on leaves, incl. 1903 set, 1906-12 set, 1912-23 to 1 (both) with shades, 1922-29 set, 1938-55 set with 1/2d. block of six, one showing extra palm frond, Postage Due with 1917 3d., 1917-18 1/2d., 1d., 1940 set, etc. (269) Photo.
415 | £400
Gilbert and Ellice Islands: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1911 set, 1912-24 set, 1922-27 set, Postage Due 1940 set, etc. (161)
416 £620
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 1/2d. (2), 2d. die I, 21/2d., 3d., 4d., 5d. and 9d. all with variety double overprint, one albino, mainly fine mint, S.G. 1b, 4b, 6b, 7b, 8b, 9b, 11b, cat. 1,490. Photo.
417 | £220
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 21/2d. (G15, Pl. 6a), a scarce mint block of 49 [R. 1/1-7/7], corner marginal from the lower pane, incl. [R. 2/7] dropped clich, [4/7] nicks in NAURU, [R. 5/1] splayed A, hinged in margin only, mainly fine. (see Nauru 1915 to 1923 illustration p. 53)
418 £150
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 21/2d. blue, showing variety NAUP.U, fine mint. S.G. 6a, cat. 450. Photo.
419 £230
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 4d. slate-green, showing variety NAUP.U, fine mint. S.G. 8a, cat. 650. Photo.
420 £620
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, 6d. purple, showing variety NAUP.U, fine mint. S.G. 10a, cat. 1,400. Photo.
421 | £110
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, Splayed left foot of A [R. 5/1] constant variety on 1/2d. (3 shades), 1d. (3 shades), 11/2d., 2d. die I, 4d. (marginal unmounted), 5d., 6d., 9d. (4, shades), mint, mainly fine. (15)
422 | £220
Nauru: 1916-23 Overprint at foot, Nick in top of N of NAURU constant variety [R. 8/12] on (H16) 2d. die I, 4d., 5d., 9d., 1s., mint, 1d. and 3d. used, (I16) 2d. die I, 3d. (marginal horizontal stip of three), 4d., 5d., 6d., 9d., mint, 1d. and 21/2d. used, (N19) 1d. carmine-red mint, mainly fine. (16 varieties)
423 | £380
Nauru: 1916-23 a mint and used collection on leaves, incl. 11/2d. mint (10, one with variety short left stroke to N), 2d. die I watermark inverted and reversed mint, 5d. and 1s. in mint pairs, one of each showing short left stroke to N, shades, few control blocks, minor varieties, etc. (260)
424 | £520
Nauru: 1916-23 Seahorses, De La Rue 2s.6d., a mint selection of shades, incl. worn plate, mainly good to fine. (25).
425 | £240
Nauru: 1916-23 Seahorses, De La Rue 5s., a mint selection, incl. shades, etc., mainly fine. (7)
426 £320
Nauru: 1916-23 Seahorses, De La Rue 10s. four mint examples, good to fine. S.G. 23. Photo.
427 | £400
Nauru: 1916-23 Seahorses, Bradbury, Wilkinson 2s.6d., a mint selection, incl. shades, mainly fine mint. (18) S.G. 24, 25.
428 | £170
Nauru: Australian Mandate 1924-48 both paper sets to 10s., range of shades, etc., mainly fine mint. (152)
429 £450
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1912 (June 19) picture postcard of native girls of Pleasant Island addressed to Cheshire, bearing Marshall Island 10pf. tied by type P.1 c.d.s., fine. Photo.
431 | £200
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1916-23 issue on covers, incl. 1/2d. to 1s. (less 11/2d.) used on 1919 regisistered cover (most of address cut out), 2d. die II used on Wilson cover, etc. (8 items)
432 £110
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1916-23 1/2d. to 1s. (less 11/2d.) used on 1919 registered, censored Marsh cover, fine. Photo.
433 £100
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1916-23 11/2d. red-brown , fine used on Wilson cover to England, tied by PLEASANT ISLAND c.d.s. S.G. 3. Photo.
434 £320
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1916 (Sept. 20) envelope registered to Melbourne, bearing N.W.P.I. 1915-16 4d. and 5d. both in strips of five (4d. lower two stamps separated), all cancelled by PLEASANT ISLAND type P2 c.d.ss. Photo.
437 £500
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1917 (Oct. 19) envelope registered to England, bearing 1916-23 4d. to 1s., De La Rue 2s.6d. withPLEASANT ISLAND c.d.ss, scarce CENSORED in violet type C.2 and boxed registration cachet. Photo.
438 £120
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: 1918 (Oct. 24) incoming cover registered to Nauru but missent to Nairn in Scotland, with manuscript Insufficiently addressed, see P.O. Guide page 51 and with Officially Sealed label, no receiving mark, nevertheless a most interesting item. Photo.
443 | £1250
Nauru: Cancellations and Covers: A selection of mainly unused picture postcards, incl. ethnic, scenic, etc., mainly fine. (30 items)
444 | £900
Nauru: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1916-23 1/2d., 2d. and 3d. all with variety NAUP.U, 1/2d. block of four with overprint double, one albino, De La Rue 2s.6d. (4), 5s. (2), 10s. (2), Bradbury 2s.6d. mint vertical strip of four, 1924-48 both papers sets, etc. (212)
445 | £420
Nauru: A comprehensive collection in from 1925 to 2002 in six folders and an album, incl. 1924-48 white paper 5s. and 10s. used on 1948 cover, undated Official paid envelope from Gilberts to U.S.A, bearing MISSENT TO NAURU, maritime mail, f.d.cs, presentation packs, etc. (100s)
446 £3000
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. bright green, Second Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 1, Right Pane [1-30], with [29] showing heavy wear, some toned perfs. otherwise mainly fine and unmounted. Rare. S.G. 65a. Ex Bolton. Photo.
447 £6500
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. bright green, Second Setting (Second State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 1, Right Pane [1-30], with substituted electro [29] type b, mainly fine and hinged on two stamps only. Very rare, only two panes of this State known. S.G. 65a. Photo.
448 £150
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. bright green, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 2, Right Pane [1-30], including the five substituted electros in the lower row, mainly fine and unmounted. S.G. 65a. Photo.
449 £190
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. bright green, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 2, Right Pane [1-30], including the five substituted electros in the lower row, mainly fine and hinged on two stamps only. S.G. 65a. Photo.
450 £65
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. green, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 5, Right Pane [31-60], showing hollow stops in four positions, some toned perfs. otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except two. S.G. 65.
451 £50
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. green, Fourth Setting (Second State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 5, Left Pane [1-30], flaws on [2], [4] and [5] more pronounced, [12] has second C with short tail (and trace of stop after S) and [17] with thinned D, one pulled corner perf., a few minor bends and toned perfs. S.G. 65.
452 £150
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. green, Fourth Setting (Second State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 5, Left Pane [1-30], flaws on [2], [4] and [5] more pronounced, [12] showing faintest trace only of stop after S and second C with shortened tail, [17] with thinned D, mainly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 65.
453 £160
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. green, Fourth Setting (Second State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 6, Left Pane [31-60], showing flaws on [2], [3], [4] and [5], the stop after S almost missing on [12], one with slight corner creasing otherwise mainly fine with almost all unmounted. S.G. 65.
454 £50
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d. green, Fourth Setting (Second State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 6, Left Pane [31-60], showing replacement large stops, two stamps slightly creased and some toned perfs. otherwise mainly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 65.
455 £180
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1/2d., 1d., 4d., with 2d., 21/2d., 3d., all Fourth Setting, the 2d. showing Scratch off Albany [2L 10], used on 1916 (Oct. 7) envelope registered from Nauru to Melbourne, tied by individual Pleasant Island c.d.s.s with ms. registration marking in red and Nov. 9 arrival backstamp. Photo.
456 £2300
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. carmine, First Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), 2R Plate, Left Pane, with margins at left and foot, a little reinforcement and odd small stain otherwise chiefly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 67b. Only the first supply of the 1d. (336 panes) and 21/2d. was depatched with margins retained, these being on later occasions removed in Melbourne prior to consignment. Complete formes are very scarce. Photo.
457 £230
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, First Setting, 1d. carmine pair [21-22] and 21/2d. indigo [27] tied to locally addressed envelope by Rabaul, New Britain violet oval datestamp of JAN 30 1915 (Powell 53, introduced on Jan. 4), flap missing and vertical cover fold well clear. Photo.
458 £6800
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. dull red, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Pane II [31-60], showing Dies I and II se-tenant, mainly fine and hinged on four stamps only. The first column shows spur in left value tablet merged into the frame, the second has the spur recumbent whilst in the third it is fully erect. Very rare. S.G. 67, c. Ex Davidson. Photo.
459 £260
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. dull red, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Pane VIII [1-30], [14] showing thin ONE PENNY (and with similar variety on [13]), hinged on three (one with slight stain on reverse), otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 67a. Ex Davidson. Photo.
460 £250
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. dull red, Third Setting, three examples used on 1916 (Mar. 19) censored front of envelope used from Shortland Island, British Solomon Islands to Sydney, tied by fair Shortland c.d.s.s and probably originating in Kieta with ms. Passed Censor and initials at upper left. S.G. 67a. Ex Darnell. Photo.
461 £170
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. carmine-red, Die I, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Pane 5 [1-30], showing hollow stop after W [6], large stop after S [12] and no flaw on W [22], odd faint tone otherwise mainly fine unmounted. S.G. 67b.
462 £130
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. carmine-red, Die I, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Pane 6 [31-60], an early overprinting with only [36] showing hollow stop after W and no flaw in W on [52], slight vertical bend otherwise mainly fine with all except eight unmounted. S.G. 67b.
463 £1700
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1d. carmine-red, Die I, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Left Plate, Right Pane [1-30], showing Dies I and II se-tenant, some mainly horizontal creases otherwise of mainly fine appearance and hinged on six stamps only. The first column shows spur in left value tablet merged into the frame, the second has the spur recumbent whilst in the third it is fully erect. Very scarce. S.G. 67b, c. Photo.
464 £180
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 4d. bright orange, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, Right Pane [31-60], one small tone spot on gum otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except five stains on reverse but mostly fine. S.G. 70. Ex Davidson. Photo.
465 £170
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 4d. bright orange, Third Setting, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, the upper stamp showing variety line through FOUR PENCE Plate 2, Right Pane [12], a few perfs. slightly toned on reverse but scarce. S.G. 70, c, cat. 425+. Photo.
466 £230
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 4d. yellow-orange, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, Left Pane [31-60], early overprinting with overprint flaws noted in nine positions, two very light bends otherwise mainly fine with 21 unmounted. S.G. 70. Photo.
467 £580
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 4d. yellow-orange, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [1-30], incl. [12] showing Line through FOUR PENCE and with [19] officially patched before overprinting, a few trivial tone spots on reverse, otherwise mainly fine and scarce. S.G. 70. Ex Robinson. Photo.
468 £75
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 4d. pale orange-yellow, Fourth Setting, vertical strip of three on registered cover originating in Bulolo, carried by Ulm and Allan in Faith in Australia on First Official Airmail New Guinea-Australia flight, addressed to Sydney, tied by Lae c.d.s.s of 30 JL 34, and additionally tied by red pencil and Bulolo registration handstamp, flight cachet and range of datestamps on reverse. Late usage but correct franking. Photo.
469 £320
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 5d. brown, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Right Pane [1-30], [29] showing flaw behind roo, slight reinforcement but mainly fine with 21 unmounted, very scarce. S.G. 72. Photo.
470 £240
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 5d. brown, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Right Pane [31-60], incl. [56] Flaw in Kings Hair, [59] Damaged NE corner (State III) and [60] Dot in P of PENCE, tone spot on the last, otherwise mainly fine with 26 unmounted. S.G. 72. Photo.
471 £500
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 2d. grey, Die I, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [31-60], showing break in shading under W [60], mainly fiine and unmounted except six. S.G. 73. Ex Davidson. Photo.
472 £2700
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, First Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Left Pane [31-60], with margins at left and foot with JBC monogram, showing Scratch from frame opposite Perth to EN [31] and with Heavy WA Coastline on [43] but not on [55] suggesting early printing. Chiefly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 74. Only the first supply of the 1d. and 21/2d. (272 panes) was depatched with margins retained, these being on later occasions removed in Melbourne prior to consignment. Complete formes are very scarce. Ex Belknap. Photo.
474 £650
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, First Setting, irregular mint block of twenty, Lower Plate, Left Pane [11-30], with margin at left and three stamps showing Heavy Coastline, odd faint stain otherwise chiefly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 74. Only the first supply of the 1d. and 21/2d. was depatched with margins retained, these being on later occasions removed in Melbourne prior to consignment. Photo.
475 £1050
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, First Setting, block of four, Lower Plate, Left Pane [5-6, 11-12] with plate scratch, used on locally addressed envelope cancelled by light strikes of Rabaul, New Britain violet oval datestamp of FEB 22 1915 (Powell 53, introduced on Jan. 4) with additional strike at left, vertical cover fold well clear. Rare use of this Setting, particularly including plate flaw. Photo.
476 £400
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [31-60] with [13] officially patched and showing surface purple mark used for identification, odd small stain on reverse elsewhere and hinged on four others. Very rare. The substituted stamp is type c, rather than b, from pos. [21] of another pane, possibly from the First Setting as indicated by the high position of the overprint. S.G. 74, var. Ex Davidson. Photo.
477 £210
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II on thin paper, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [31-60], one with Thick Frame over AUST, mainly fine and unmounted except five S.G. 74. Photo.
478 £160
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, Fourth Setting (Second State) with overprint noticeably purple, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, Left Pane [1-30], [12] showing stop after S noticeably worn, odd faint tone or slightly pulled perf., otherwise mostly fine with 21 unmounted . S.G. 74. Ex Col. Evans. Photo.
479 £480
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 3d. yellow-olive, Die I, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Left Pane [1-30], some minor stains on reverse but mostly fine. S.G. 76. Ex Davidson. Photo.
480 £260
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 3d. greenish olive, Die I, Third Setting, mint horizontal pair with handstamp on gum, types b and c se-tenant. S.G. 76c, cat. 420+. B.P.A. certificate (1986) Photo.
482 £3800
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 6d. ultramarine, Die II, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate [1-30], [2] showing possible constant flaws Dot on Cape Arnhem and weak shading east of Tasmania, mainly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 78. Photo.
483 £380
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 6d. ultramarine, Die II, two very lightly hinged examples with watermark inverted, one showing split first C [11]. S.G. 78w, cat. 450+. Photo.
484 £1150
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 9d. violet, Die II, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane [1-30] with plated flaws, centred low, mainly fine and unmounted except four. S.G. 79. Photo.
485 £4200
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 1s. green, Die II, Third Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, mainly fine and unmounted except two, very scarce. S.G. 81. Photo.
486 £980
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 1s. green, Die II, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane [31-60] with plated flaws incl. [54] Frame break in lower left corner, centred high, some toning, most unmounted. S.G. 81. Photo.
487 £1400
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, type c, a mint example with slight gum disturbance, centred low. S.G. 83, cat. 2,000. Rare, just one sheet having been sent to Rabaul on March 3rd 1916. Photo.
488 £260
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, type c, a used example with corner Kulumadau, Papua c.d.s., separated raggedly and with small tear at right. S.G. 83, cat. 3,000. Rare, just one sheet having been sent to Rabaul on March 3rd 1916. Kulumadau radio station was operated by Australian forces administered from Rabaul and its datestamp (Lee 64) was probably used by the station until the oval radio and telegraph station cancellations were available. Photo.
489 £250
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 10s. grey and pink, Die II, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, hinged on centre stamp only, fine. S.G. 84. Photo.
490 £50
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 10s. grey and pink, Die II, showing Hole in second C [20], fresh and fine mint. S.G. 84 var.
491 £170
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 1 brown and ultramarine, Die II, type a mint and showing LP7 Clipped tail, a few perfs. slightly pulled at right. S.G. 85 var.
492 £1550
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First Watermark, 1 brown and ultramarine, Die II, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, apparently unmounted and fine. S.G. 85. Photo.
493 £700
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 2d. grey, Die I, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Left Pane [1-30], the upper left stamp with pink gum adhesions and slight perf. faults otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except four, scarce. S.G. 86. Photo.
494 £380
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 6d. ultramarine, Die II, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5) with plate flaws noted in four positions, a few pulled perfs. at top and two creased, mainly fine with 25 unmounted. S.G. 88. Ex Davidson. Photo.
495 £380
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 9d. violet, Die II, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Right Pane [31-60] with plated flaws, on [31], [54], [55] and [57], slight reinforcement and [35] with hinge thin, most fine unmounted. S.G. 89. Photo.
498 £450
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 1s. green, Die II, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Left Pane [31-60] with plated flaws incl. [53] Sandbanks in Gulf of Carpentaria, some nibbled perfs at top otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except six. S.G. 90. Ex Davidson. Photo.
499 £85
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 1s., Die II, Fourth Setting, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane, plated mint blocks of nine in blue-green and nineteen in emerald, one with trimmed perfs. otherwise mainly fine.
500 £380
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 2s. brown, Die II, Fourth Setting (First State), types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, hinged on centre stamp, fine and attractive. S.G. 91. Photo.
501 £190
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, black overprint and with hollow stops, hinged on centre stamp only, fine. S.G. 92. Photo.
502 £200
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three, purple overprint and with large stops, hinged (rather heavily) on top stamp only, fine. S.G. 92. Photo.
503 £320
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Second Watermark 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, type a used with 5d. type b on 1916 (Sept. 20) censored envelope registered from Nauru to London, tied by Pleasant Island c.d.s.s with straight line CENSORED between and ms. registration marking in red at left. Also 3d. type b used with unoverprinted 1/2d. roo perfin O S pair on piece tied by Kokopo datestamps of 9 FE 17. (2 items) Photo.
504 £160
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Third Watermark, 2d. grey, Die I, Fourth Setting (First State), complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [31-60], [60] with Break under W, the upper right stamp with slight perf. faults otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except five. S.G. 94. Ex Davidson. Photo.
505 £200
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Third Watermark, 2d. grey, Die I, Fourth Setting (Second State) with overprint noticeably purple, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [31-60], showing a number of overprint flaws, one with small gum inclusion, mainly fine and unmounted except three. S.G. 94. Ex Col. Evans. Photo.
508 £140
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Third Watermark, 1 chocolate and dull blue, Die II, type a mint, lightly hinged and fine. S.G. 99. Photo.
509 £140
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Third Watermark, 1 chocolate and dull blue, Die II, type c mint, centred low to left, fine. S.G. 99. Photo.
510 £780
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, Third Watermark, 1 chocolate and dull blue, Die II, types a, b and c mint vertical strip of three showing Break in Bight [38] and Break in NSW coast [44], hinged on top and centre (heavily) stamps, mainly fine. S.G. 99. Photo.
511 £290
New Guinea: 1918 (May) N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, One Penny Surcharges, 1d. on 5d. and 1d. on 1d., single examples mint and type a, b and c vertical strips of three c.t.o. Rabaul, the 1d. on 5d. on piece, the 1d. on 1s. with slight reinforcement, mainly fine. S.G. 100, 101.
512 £110
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 1/2d. green, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Electro 5, Left Pane [31-60], early overprinting with [37] showing Dent in I of ISLANDS and [53] with Dot in W but [14] without damaged N, mainly fine, unmounted except two. S.G. 102
514 £920
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane (Pane IV) [31-60], showing Substituted clichs [34, 35], one being Die II, and with [40] showing thin G in POSTAGE, [41] with Dash on Y of PENNY and [46] with Colour flaw outside frame opposite emus neck, chiefly fine, two corner stamps with slight creases and one or two faint stains but [34] and [35] fine, most (incl. [34]) unmounted. Rare. S.G. 103, a, ba. Photo.
515 £920
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate I, Right Pane (Pane II) [1-30], showing Dies I and II se-tenant, fine and apparently unmounted The first column shows spur in left value tablet merged into the frame, the second has the spur recumbent whilst in the third it is fully erect. Rare. S.G. 103, b. Photo.
516 £160
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 1d. carmine-red Die II used with 1/2d. green (2 shades), 2d. orange and 4d. violet (2, one showing Left frame flaw [I L 56]) on 1925 (Sept. 7) envelope registered to Lancashire, tied by Madang c.d.s.s (Powell 23) with registration label at left, further despatch and Sydney transit datestamps on reverse. Photo.
517 £120
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 4d. orange, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, Right Pane [31-60], with [45] showing White flaw on roos foot and [60] with White flaw behind emus leg (and coloured spot on roos ankle), a few perf. imperfections and separations, otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except two. S.G. 104. Photo.
518 £420
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 4d. yellow-orange, Plate 2, Right Pane [12] variety Line through FOUR PENCE mint, fine and attractive. S.G. 104a, cat. 850. Holcombe opinion (1997) Photo.
519 £95
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 5d. brown, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Left Pane [1-30], incl. [13] with NE corner damaged, [25] NW corner retouched, and [30] No cross on crown, mainly fine with twenty unmounted. S.G. 105. Photo.
520 £95
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Single Watermark, 5d. brown, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Right Pane [31-60], incl. [56] Flaw in Kings hair, [59] Retouched NE corner (state iv) and [60] White flaw on P of PENCE, [55] creased otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except six. S.G. 105. Photo.
521 £1000
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 2d. grey, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Upper Plate, Left Pane [31-60], incl. [58] Flaw above ALIA, a few trivial bends otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except four. S.G. 106. Ex Bolton. Photo.
522 £420
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 2d. grey, Die I, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Left Pane [1-30], incl. [28] Scratch above E, mainly fine with 24 unmounted. S.G. 106. Photo.
523 £450
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane [1-30], incl. [5] Bomb on Cape York, unmounted (incl. the variety) except four, odd pulled perf. otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 107. Photo.
524 £6500
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Left Pane [31-60], incl. the rare major variety 1 of 1/2 omitted [3]. Also showing Retouch under IA [31], Retouch to first A [43], Heavy Coastline to WA [49] and [55], and Flaw under AU [59]. Lightly hinged on four in upper row only, the remainder incl. the major variety unmounted, a few very light tones but exceptional. S.G. 107, a, cat. 10,000+. A key item of New Guinea philately, believed to be the finest pane extant. Photo.
525 £380
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 3d. greenish olive, Die I, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), with Nick at upper left of I of ISLANDS [7] and Black flaw on W [23], a deep shade with most unmounted and fine. S.G. 109. Photo.
526 £280
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 3d. greenish olive, Die I, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Right Pane [1-30], with Frame breaks [3] and Break in foot of P of PENCE [12], one corner crease and a few tones, most fine and unmounted. S.G. 109. Photo.
527 £170
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 3d. greenish olive horizontal pair showing Die II in pair with Die I, mint, fine. S.G. 109ab, cat. 425. Photo.
528 £150
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 3d. greenish olive, used vertical pair showing Die I and Die II se-tenant [Plate 1, Left pane 52, 58], fine. S.G. 109ab, cat. 550. Photo.
530 £1150
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 6d. ultramarine, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Left Pane [1-30] with plate flaw study, slight discolouration of gum at top and left otherwise mainly fine with twenty unmounted, scarce. S.G. 110. Ex Evans. Photo.
531 £980
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 6d. greyish ultramarine, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), slight discolouration of gum at top and odd gum inclusion otherwise mainly fine with most unmounted, scarce. S.G. 110a. Ex Evans. Photo.
532 £350
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 9d. violet, Die IIB, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 4, Left Pane [31-60], with plating study, [48] in pre-substitution state (prior to replacement by [2R 27]), some creasing and bends, nineteen unmounted, scarce. S.G. 112. Photo.
533 £500
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 1s. pale emerald, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), unplated, possibly Plate 1, Left or Right Pane [31-60], upper left corner stamp with rounded corner otherwise mainly fine and unmounted except four. S.G. 113. Photo.
534 £1000
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 1s. pale emerald, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Right Pane [31-60], incl. Frame breaks at top left [38], [56] and under O of ONE [48], one with small stain on reverse otherwise mainly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 113. Photo.
535 £230
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 1s. pale emerald, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), unlocated half-pane E [1-30]], otherwise mainly fine and apparently unmounted except two. S.G. 113. Photo.
536 £1850
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 2s. brown, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), unlocated half-pane A showing [14] Break under PO, etc., mainly fine, unmounted except six, very scarce. S.G. 115. Photo.
537 £4000
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Lower Plate, Right Pane [1-30], with flaws incl. [2] and [6] Broken coastline near Sydney, upper three rows with Clipped tail, [7] with Broken I of ISLANDS, [9] with Broken tail, [14] with Broken I of ISLANDS, [15] with Blind eye, and [23] with Dot in W, one faint tone spot on gum, mainly fine, unmounted except six, each stamp in the lower two rows with small blue handstamp on gum, rare. S.G. 116. Photo.
538 £100
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 10s. grey and bright pink, Die II, showing LP 9 variety Broken tail, mint, upper left corner rounded, scarce. S.G. 117 var. Photo.
539 £3000
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Third Watermark, 1 bistre-brown and grey-blue, Die II, mint, bright colours, centred low, fine and fresh. S.G. 118, cat. 3,250. B.P.A. certificate (1939) as brown and ult. Photo.
541 £1600
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Multiple Watermark, 1/2d. green, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5) with watermark inverted, Electro 6, Right Pane [31-60], mainly fine and with 24 unmounted. S.G. 119w. Photo.
542 £220
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 1d. violet Plate 3, Pane VI [31-60] and 2d. brown-orange BI Pane, each in a complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5) unmounted except four in each, the former mainly fine, the latter with slight bends and separation. S.G. 120, 121. Photo.
543 £160
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. rose-scarlet, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), II L [31-60], with [55] showing White flaws on S of POSTAGE and on T of TWO, light horizontal bend through centre row otherwise mainly fine with twenty unmounted. S.G. 122. Photo.
544 £480
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. violet, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2 Left Pane [31-60], with [45] showing Scratch in front of face and [56] with Rounded SW corner, mainly fine and unmounted except eight. S.G. 123. Photo.
545 £380
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. violet, Plate 2, Right Pane, vertical strip of four, the upper stamp showing variety FOUR PENCE in thinner letters [12], the lower with PE joined [30], unmounted mint, fine. Also a mint single showing unplated frame break. S.G. 123, a, cat. 860+. Photo.
546 £350
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. ultramarine, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 1, Left Pane [31-60], with Cracked electro [32], Flaw on roos back [37], Worn frame [56], Roos tongue out [57] and Splintered lower left corner [58], some reinforcement and one toned perf. otherwise mainly fine with most unmounted. S.G. 124. Photo.
547 £780
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. ultramarine, complete mint sheet of thirty (6 x 5), Plate 2, Right Pane [1-30], showing FOUR PENCE in thinner letters [12] (unmounted), also [13] with Thickened lower left fame, [17] Horned emu and scratches below wattles, [19] Damaged lower right corner, [29] Scratch behind emu, and [30] Joined PE of PENCE, rejoined between cloumns 4 and 5 otherwise mainly fine. S.G. 124, a. Photo.
548 £950
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, First to Fourth Settings, the balance collection in a F.G. Burleigh album, mostly mint, incl. First Setting 21/2d. block of ten (5 x 2) with margins at top and left (large part) incl. [4] Break under AU and [5] Dot on Cape York (stained), also two First Setting singles (rare used) tied to piece by Rabaul violet oval (Powell 53) of FEB 26 1915 (slightly toned), type a, b and c strips of 1/2d. (2), 1d. shades (3), 4d. (2, one pale orange-yellow), 5d. (3), First Watermark 2d. (2), 21/2d. (4, one on thin paper), 3d. (2), 6d., 9d. (3), 1s. (2), Second Watermark 2d. (2), 6d., 9d., 1s. (2), Third Watermark 2d. (2), 3d. (one thinned), 2s. (4, two wmk. inverted), also singles with First Watermark 10s. type type c, Second Watermark 2s. and 5s. type a, shades and varieties incl. 1d. carmine-red Die II, 3d. greenish olive, plate and overprint flaws, some minor toning etc. but chiefly good to fine. (164)
549 £110
New Guinea: 1915-16 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Overprints, 1917 (Oct.) envelope from Kieta to London with Papua Lakatoi 2d. diagonal bisect and apparently once having also borne a N.W.P.I. adhesive alongside (now removed), additionally bearing on reverse Solomon Islands K.G.V. 1/2d. corner block of four, 1d. strip of three and unoverprinted Australia 2d. roo horizontal bisect, all tied by indistinct Kieta datestamps (Powell 66). Unusual use in New Guinea. Photo.
550 £270
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Study of mainly single mint stamps with shades, plate flaws, etc. incl. Single Watermark to 5d. with 1d. Die II (2, one in pair with Die I), Third Watermark 2d. (5, incl. Die II strip of three), 3d. (5, one Die II) 6d. (4, two greyish ultramarine) etc. to 5s. (2, one with Clipped tail), 10s., Multiple Watermark 1/2d. watermark inverted (unmounted), Colour changes to 4d. (both, 2 of each), mainly fine. (51)
551 £320
New Guinea: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, An interesting selection on leaves, incl. CANCELLED/NAURU on set of twelve values to 1 (some Fourth Setting), also Radio Station ovals on five values to 9d. and a few fake overprints etc. incl. Base Office E Madame Joseph cancellation (MJ214) on 2s. (ex Cartwright) and 5s., mainly good to fine. (24)
552 £190
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1925-27 1/2d. to 1 set with additional 6d. shades (2), mainly fine mint. S.G. 125-136, cat. 415. Photo.
553 | £300
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1931 (June) Air Mail overprints, a mint selection, incl. two complete sets, blocks, sheets, minor varieties, etc. (378)
554 £210
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1931 (Aug.) Tenth Anniversary 1/2d. to 1, mainly fine mint. S.G. 150-162, cat. 425. Photo.
555 £170
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1931 (Aug.) Air Mail overprints, 1/2d. to 1 set. with extra 1d. and 2d. in sheets of thirty, mainly fine mint, also 1934 flown cover. S.G. 163-176. Photo.
556 £75
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1931 (c.), 1936 1/2d. orange-vermilion with unauthorised typewritten surcharge Two Pence/Paid/ G.F.H./Wau. P.M. and initialled GFH in ms., of dubious status but unusual. Photo.
557 £130
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1932-34 Redrawn without dates 1d. to 1 set, mainly fine used. S.G. 177-189, cat. 300. Photo.
558 £110
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1932-34 Air Mail overprint 1/2d. to 1 set, mainly fine mint. S.G. 190-203, cat. 275. Photo.
559 £400
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1935 Air 2 bright violet, a fine mint (one unmounted) Ash imprint pair. S.G. 204, cat. 650+. Photo.
560 £260
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1935 Air 5 emerald-green, fine mint. S.G. 205. Photo.
561 £220
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1935 Air 5 emerald-green, fine used. S.G. 205, cat. 450. Photo.
562 £450
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1935 Airs, Panelli forgeries of 1 and 2 unused, 5 used, 1939 1 die proof and 1 unused. Photo.
563 £260
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1939 Air 1/2d. to 1 set mint, mainly fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. 212-225, cat. 900. The property of another vendor. Photo.
564 £300
New Guinea: Mandated Territory: 1939 Air 1/2d. to 1 c.t.o., mainly fine used. S.G. 212-225, cat. 750. Photo.
565 | £220
New Guinea: A collection on leaves, incl. 1932-34 unissued 1/2d. orange without overprint, 1935 Air 2 used, etc. (246)
566 £380
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 1d. carmine, Die I, a rare mint block of four (two recorded), lightly hinged on one, faintest hints of toning on gum, also a used single cancelled in Rabaul 27 JL 21, fine. S.G. O3. Photo.
567 £95
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 1d. carmine, Die I, seven used examples incl. one showing Secret mark (Plate 4, Left Pane, [1]) and a very scarce vertical strip of three, one single with slight faults otherwise good to fine. S.G. O3, O3ac. Photo.
568 £380
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 4d. yellow-orange, rare mint block of four (one mint block of six and this block of four recorded), lightly hinged on one, slight separation at top and faint toning around perforations, otherwise fine. S.G. O4. Ex Banwell. Photo.
569 £200
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 4d. yellow-orange, five used examples incl. a rare pair with one showing Weeping 4 (Plate 2, Left Pane [18]), S.G. O4, var. Photo.
570 £140
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 5d. brown, two mint shades, one with lightly toned gum, otherwise fine. S.G. O5, cat. 650. Photo.
571 £140
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, 5d. brown, three used shades (one deep), another cancelled in Madang, the third with Cracked frame (Plate 1, Left Pane [55]), mainly fine. S.G. O5, cat. 320+.
572 £160
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, mint, slightly gum toned. S.G. O7, cat. 475. Photo.
573 £260
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, showing plate flaw LL42, lightly hinged, fine. S.G. O7 var., cat. 475+. Photo.
574 £180
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, noted on thin paper, very lightly gum toned, well centred, fine. S.G. O7 var., cat. 475+. Photo.
575 £75
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 21/2d. indigo, Die II, used with Rabaul c.d.s. of Sept. 17 1919, the earliest recorded date, perfs. a little short at foot. S.G. O7, cat. 350. Photo.
578 £130
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 6d. Die II, the ultramarine and greyish ultramarine shades, used, the latter with some nibbled perfs. otherwise mainly fine. S.G. O9, a, cat. 390.
579 £250
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 6d. greyish ultramarine, Die II, mint, fine. S.G. O9a, cat. 500. Photo.
580 £90
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 6d. greyish ultramarine, rare Die IIB example, used with Rabaul Dec. 1924 c.d.s., centred low, fine. S.G. O9a var. Photo.
581 £260
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 9d. violet, Die IIB, horizontal strip of three cancelled Rabaul Mar. 6 1925. The only recorded used multiple. S.G. O10, cat. 390+. Photo.
582 £190
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 1s. emerald, Die II, mint, fine. S.G. O11, cat. 350. Photo.
583 £120
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 1s. emerald, Die II, centred left but lightly hinged, fine. S.G. O11, cat. 350. Photo.
584 | £80
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 1s. Die II, emerald and pale blue-green shades used, the former with frame break at top, fine. S.G. O11 var, O11a, cat. 290+.
585 £110
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 1s. Die II, emerald and pale blue-green shades with clearly dated Rabaul cancellations of Dec. 20 1921(earliest date) and June 11 1924 respectively, the latter with one faintly toned and another slightly toned perf., otherwise mainly fine. S.G. O11, O11a, cat. 290+. Photo.
586 £90
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 1s. pale blue-green, Die II, vertical pair cancelled Rabaul Apr. 10 1924, the lower stamp with small bend and tear at foot, very scarce multiple. S.G. O11a, cat. 300+. Photo.
587 £270
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 2s. brown, Die II, mint, very lightly hinged, fine. S.G. O12, cat. 450. Photo.
588 £200
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 2s. brown, Die II, two used examples, one a very deep shade and with bend at top, the other lighter and cancelled May 9 1924, a few slightly pulled perfs. S.G. O12, cat. 550+. Photo.
589 £140
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 2s. brown, Die II, used, fine. S.G. O12, cat. 275. Photo.
590 £480
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Third Watermark, 5s. grey and yellow, Die II, used with Rabaul c.d.s. of Apr. 10 1922, the earliest recorded date, fine with good centring. S.G. O13, cat. 850. Photo.
592 £220
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, A used or c.t.o. selection, most with small imperfections, comprising Third Watermark 2d. (2), 21/2d. (with Sydney c.d.s.), 3d. (4). 6d. (cancelled at Namanatai), 6d. ultramarine (faded), 6d. greyish ultramarine, 9d., 1s. and 2s., also a small study of fake O S punctures on genuine N.W.P.I. adhesives (7).
593 £85
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, Rough Paper, 1d. rosine, Die I, two used shades, one centred low to left, fine. S.G. O16, cat. 360. Photo.
594 £1650
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, Rough Paper, 1d. rosine, Die II, the spur recumbent, fine. The only recorded unused example. S.G. O16b, cat. 3,750. Photo.
596 £380
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Single Watermark, Rough Paper, 1d. rosine, Die II, the spur erect, lightly cancelled, fine. S.G. O16b, cat. 800. Photo.
597 £220
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 1d. violet, a range of used shades incl. bright shade pair tied to piece by Kawieng May 9 1925 c.d.s.s and a block of six cancelled Rabaul June 6 1925, chiefly fine. S.G. O17, cat. 720+. (15)
598 £300
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. orange, a very scarce mint block of four with three unmounted, fine. S.G. O18, cat. 520+. Photo.
599 £120
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. orange, four mint examples incl. an unmounted vertical pair, slight overall gum toning. S.G. O18, cat. 520+.
600 £190
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. orange, eleven used examples incl. brown-orange shade tied by Rabaul Aug. 27 1924 c.d.s. to piece, others variously cancelled incl. Madang, Manus and Morobe, m,ainly fine. S.G. O18, cat. 495+.
601 £160
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. rose-scarlet, mint, fine. S.G. O19, cat. 325. Photo.
602 £180
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 2d. rose-scarlet, eighteen used examples incl. blocks of six, four (on piece), strip of three and a pair, mainly fine. S.G. O19, cat. 576.
604 £65
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. violet, two mint shades, one with slight gum thin otherwise fine. S.G. O20, cat. 400.
605 £180
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. violet, six used examples incl. Horned emu [2R 17] and Scratch behind emu [2R 29] (stains at top) flaws and another cancelled at Namatamai (overall slight climatic toning), most fine. S.G. O20, cat. 600+
606 £2300
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. violet vertical pair, the upper stamp showing FOUR PENCE in thnner letters, Plate 2, Right Pane [12], a few lightly toned perfs. R.P.S. certificate (1999) notes obliterated by favour at Talasea. S.G. O20, O20a, unpriced by S.G. The only known example of this variety. Photo.
607 £130
New Guinea: Officials: 1918-23 N. W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS Fifth Setting Overprints, Punctured O S, Colour Changes, Single Watermark, 4d. ultramarine, mint, slight toning on gum, well centred. S.G. O21, cat. 325. Photo.
609 £880
New Guinea: Officials: 1925-31 1d. to 2s. set (less 4d.), all in scarce complete sheets (6 x 5), mainly fine, most unmounted. S.G. O22-O25, O27-O30, cat. 1,665. Photo.
610 | £580
New Guinea: Officials: A collection on leaves, incl. 1931 set mint, 1932-34 set mint, used on covers with 1925-31 set (less 11/2d.) used on 1931 registered cover, 1933-34 3d. (2), etc. (202)
611 | £1100
New Guinea: Revenues: A selection on leaves, incl. Stamp Duty 1928 5s. and 10s., 1935 (?) 1d. on 6d., etc. (144)
612 £450
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1915 (Feb. 4) censored envelope with ms. O.H.M.S. addressed to Melbourne, franked by unoverprinted Australia 1d. roo punctured O S, tied by Rabaul, New Britain violet oval datestamp (Powell 53) with straight line PASSED below. Photo.
613 £290
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1916 (June 21) Davies envelope to Cheshire bearing Australia unoverprinted 1/2d. K.G.V Head with also unoverprinted but punctured O S 1/2d. roo strip of four, stamps without overprint having been permitted during the period of military occupation although until Apr. 1916. The adhesives all tied by Kawieng c.d.s.s and the cover backstamped by Warrington arrival. Photo.
614 £260
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1919 (Jan. 28) long O.H.M.S. envelope registered to London, franked by N.W.P.I. Overprint, Fifth Setting 2d. grey Die IIA pair prior to arrival of the first O S perforated stamps the following month. The adhesives showing some light toning but one with frame break by TWO, cancelled by Rabaul 28 JA 19 c.d.s. and tied by blue pencil registration number. The cover with Treasury cachet and red ink ms. registration marking at left, backstamped by Sydney Feb. 10 1920 transit and indistinct arrival marks. S.G. 106a. Photo.
615 £480
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1919 (May 19) long O.H.M.S. envelope registered to London, franked by N.W.P.I. Overprint, Fifth Setting 4d. yellow-orange punctured O S tied by Rabaul c.d.s. with Treasury cachet and registration label at left, backstamped by Sydney transit and July 26 arrival marks, the cover a little stained and creased. The earliest known date of use of the 4d. S.G. O4. Photo.
616 £350
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1919 (July 24) Postmaster Generals Department printed O.H.M.S. envelope registered to London, franked by N.W.P.I. Overprint, Fourth Setting 4d. yellow-orange after arrival of the O S perforated stamps, indicating that supplies may have been insufficient, the adhesive tied by Rabaul c.d.s. with registration label at left, backstamped by Sydney Aug. 9 transit and indistinct arrival marks. S.G. 70. Photo.
617 £450
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1919 (Dec. 24) envelope from W.A. Saliba at the Rabaul P.O., registered to Sydney per S.S. MARSINA franked by N.W.P.I. Fifth Setting 2d. grey (2) punctured O S, with registration label at left and Jan. 12 arrival backstamp. S.G. O6. Photo.
618 £300
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1920 (July 29) envelope registered to Manchester, franked by N.W.P.I. 2d. grey, Die I pair punctured O S, tied by Rabaul datestamps and with registration label at left, backstamped Sydney Aug. 11 transit. S.G. O6. Photo.
619 £700
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1922 (May 27) long printed O.H.M.S. envelope from the Postmaster Generals Department (deleted), registered to the Transvaal, South Africa, franked by five N.W.P.I. Fifth Setting 1d. carmine-red, Die I, punctured O S, tied by Rabaul datestamps (Powell 57) with registration label at left, Sydney June 12 transit and Langlaagte arrival backstamps, some creasing. R.P.S. certificate (1986) incorrectly identifying adhesives as rosine in rough paper. S.G. O3. Photo.
620 £420
New Guinea: Officials: New Guinea: Official Covers 1915 to 1925, 1925 (Sept. 8) long O.H.M.S. envelope registered to the Transvaal, South Africa, bearing N.W.P.I. Fifth Setting 4d. violet punctured O S (stain at foot) with 1925 O S overprint 1d. green, tied by Rabaul datestamps with registration handstamp below, backstamped Sydney transit and Langlaagte Oct. 27 arrival, slight cover creasing and torn corner. S.G. O20, O22. Photo.
624 £150
New Hebrides: 1908 (Oct. 24) p.p.c. to France, bearing on picture side New Caledonia 1892 5c. pair, cancelled by PORT VILA/NLLE HEBRIDES c.d.s. Late usage as the Condominium Post Office was opened just five days later. Photo.
628 £380
New Hebrides: English Issues: 1920-21 2d. on 40c. (S.G. F27), small experts mark on gum, otherwise fine used. S.G. 35, cat 700. Photo.
629 £850
New Hebrides: English Issues: 1925 5d. on 21/2d. ultramarine, variety surcharge inverted, fine mint with three collectors marks on gum, scarce. S.G. 42a, cat. 3,250. Photo.
630 £150
New Hebrides: English Issues: 1941 (Jan. 7) airmail envelope, registered to Sydney, franked by 1938 10c., 30c. and 40c. cancelled by scarce NEW HEBRIDES/INTER-ISLAND c.d.ss, (cover was posted on board ship), also rare boxed R/NEW HEBRIDES/INTER-ISLAND/No. registration cachet, bilingual censor label at left, sent airmail from Noumea to Sydney. Photo.
632 | £270
New Hebrides: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1908 set, 1911 set, 1920-21 2d. on 40c. on F27, 1938 set, Postage Dues with 1925 set, 1938 set, etc. (145)
633 | £450
New Hebrides: selection of mainly unused picture postcards from around 1940 to 1980, incl. ethnic and topographical interest, native dances, etc. (approx. 100)
636 £100
New Zealand: 1855-57 imperforate on blued paper 2d., a fine used example, lightly cancelled. S.G. 5. Photo.
638 £2000
New Zealand: 1862-63 imperforate 1s. green, in a used block of four with good margins all round. One of the very few known multiples of this stamp. R.P.S. certificate (2011). S.G. 44. Photo.
639 £160
New Zealand: 1862 (Feb.)-63 imperforate 1s. yellow-green, fine used. R.P.S. certificate (2012). S.G. 45. Photo.
641 | £100
New Zealand: 1862 Watermark large Star perforated 13 at Dunedin 2d. three used examples (one with R.P.S. certificate, 2012), also 1864 perf. 13 at Dunedin 2d., good to fine.
643 £210
New Zealand: 1862 Watermark large Star perforated 13 at Dunedin 1s. yellow-green, used, fine condition for this. Ex Hackmey. S.G. 80. Photo.
645 £550
New Zealand: 1864 Davis proof of the 2d. Chalon head taken to show Perkins, Bacon the extent of plate wear, a block of four, fine and scarce. Photo.
646 £110
New Zealand: 1864-67 Watermark large star, perf. 121/2 at Auckland, 2d. blue pair and 2d. blue retouched, used together on 1871 (Apr. 26) envelope from Marton to England. S.G. 115, a. Photo.
647 £140
New Zealand: 1915-33 Typographed 3d. proof in violet on surfaced paper (125 x 90mm), endorsed in pencil Before AR. Photo.
648 | £210
New Zealand: 1935 to 1942 Pictorial Issues, a collection on leaves with mint 1935-36 and 1936-42 to 3s. with perf. changes and shades, inverted wmk. values to 6d., 1941 chalky paper single wmk. 9d., various used perfs. to 3s., etc., mainly fine. (approx. 247)
649 £75
New Zealand: 1938-42 perf. 131/2 x 14 2s. with variety CAPTAIN COQK, fine mint. S.G. 589ca, cat. 350. Photo.
650 | £3200
New Zealand: 1938-44 Bradbury Wilkinson essay die proof of full face King George VI head and shoulders portrait in ceremonial uniform, similar to issued but with two spaces for value tablets and head of slightly different design, printed in green on proof paper (118 x 150mm), fine and very rare. Photo.
651 £3200
New Zealand: 1938-44 Bradbury Wilkinson essay die proof of full face King George VI head and shoulders portrait in ceremonial uniform, similar to issued but with two spaces for value tablets, unshaded arround head and head of different design, printed in blue on proof paper (88 x 98mm), fine and very rare. Photo.
652 £130
New Zealand: 1941 2d. on 11/2d. used block of four from the foot of the sheet, one showing 2 inserted, fine. S.G. 629, a, cat. 375+. Photo.
653 £450
New Zealand: 1947-52 Bradbury Wilkinson essay die proof of full face King George VI head and shoulders portrait in ceremonial uniform, similar to that chosen by De La Rue for their printings of the 1947-52 shilling values, printed in green on proof paper (32 x 38mm), fine. Photo.
654 £2300
New Zealand: 1947-52 Bradbury Wilkinson die proof of the 2d. value, printed in black on proof paper (87 x 92mm), fine and rare. Photo.
655 £170
New Zealand: 1947-52 6d. perf. 14 x 131/2 colour trial in blue on gummed watermarked paper, small gum wrinkle, otherwise fine. Photo.
664 £160
New Zealand: 1952 proposed Royal Visit, two original Dorothy Wilding Portrait photographs, one depicting the Royal Family, the other Queen Elizabeth, both handstamped on reverse Dorothy Wilding Portrait Ltd, used for the unissued 1949 and 1952 unissued Royal visit. Photo.
666 £170
New Zealand: 1960-66 1/2d. in a mint vertical strip of five with the lower stamp (unmounted) showing pale blue omitted, fine. S.G. 781a, cat. 300+, EC NZL1562a. Photo.
667 £450
New Zealand: 1960-66 2d. unmounted mint vertical pair, the upper stamp showing variety yellow omitted, fine unmounted mint, scarce. S.G. 783b, cat. 600+, EC NZL1566b. Photo.
668 £110
New Zealand: 1960-66 21/2d. pair, one with variety yellow omitted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 784b, cat. 300, EC NZL1568b. Photo.
669 £300
New Zealand: 1960-66 6d. unmounted mint vertical strip of five, the top stamp showing green omitted, fine. S.G. 788ac cat. 425+, EC NZL1575b. Photo.
670 £110
New Zealand: 1962 Telegraph Centenary 3d. in a mint vertical strip of six, lower two stamps showing sepia printing gradually disappearing, unusual. S.G. 810var. Photo.
673 | £75
New Zealand: 1970-76 71/2c. unmounted mint block of six from base of sheet, the lower three stamps showing violet colour drag, unusual. S.G. 923 var., C.P. P10a, var.
674 | £180
New Zealand: 1970-76 selection of varieties, incl. 1970-76 50c. block of four with buff omitted, 1973-76 4c. with purple-brown omitted, etc. (10)
680 £320
New Zealand: 1973-76 no watermark 1c. in an unmounted mint plate block of ten 1B 1B 1B 1B, showing major ochre colour shift, fine. S.G. 1008 var., C.P. 2c. Photo.
681 £95
New Zealand: 1973-76 no watermark 1c. with variety major red colour shift, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 1008 var., C.P. P2c(u). Photo.
686 £110
New Zealand: 1973-76 no watermark 7c. fine unmounted mint block of four from base of sheet, showing major shift of yellow colour. S.G. 1014 var., C.P. P9b(x). Photo.
689 | £65
New Zealand: 1973-76 no watermark 20c. in an unmounted mint imprint plate block of six 1A 1A, showing major colour shift of black. S.G. 1020 var., C.P. P15b(x).
691 £75
New Zealand: 1981 Royal Wedding 20c. vertically se-tenant corner pair with plate numbers 1B 1B 1B 1B 1B showing an upward shift of the silver-grey inscriptions, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 1247a var., CP 276a/277a(Y), cat. $250+. Photo.
694 | £2300
New Zealand: Coils, a comprehensive collection in two albums, incl. many counter coil pairs with rubber stamped numbers and machine printed numbers, coil leaders and coil ends, mainly mint but some are used, etc. (100s)
695 £65
New Zealand: Officials: 1938-51 3d. blue, showing a clear and complete offset on reverse, fine unmounted mint. S.G. O140 var. Photo.
696 | £300
New Zealand: Officials: A mint selection on leaves, incl. 1936-61 to 5s. (2) with most perfs with 2d. perf. 121/2, 1938-51 set, 1940 Centennial set with extra 1/2d. to 8d. joined ff, etc. (79)
697 £210
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 25s. greenish blue, fine mint. S.G. F159, cat. 550. Photo.
698 £2800
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 35s. orange-yellow, fine mint, rare. S.G. F161, cat. 4,500. Photo.
699 £200
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 2.10s. red, fine mint. S.G. F163, cat. 450. Photo.
700 £450
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 3 green, fine mint. S.G. F164, cat. 500. Photo.
701 £900
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 3 10s. rose, fine mint from the foot of the sheet, scarce. S.G. F165, cat. 1,800. Photo.
702 £190
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 4 light blue, fine mint. Brandon certificate (1992). S.G. F166, cat. 475. Photo.
703 £780
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 4 10s. deep olive-grey, fine mint. S.G. F167, cat. 1,600. Photo.
704 £200
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1931-40 Cowan paper 5 indigo-blue, fine mint. S.G. F168, cat. 375. Photo.
705 £280
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1939 35/- on 35s., fine mint. S.G. F186, cat. 750. Photo.
706 £300
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940 3/6 on 3s.6d. to 22/- on 22s. set, fine mint. S.G. F187-F190, cat. 900. Photo.
707 £190
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 25s. greenish blue, watermark upright, fine very lightly mounted mint. S.G. F204, cat. 600. Photo.
708 £190
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 25s. greenish blue, watermark upright, fine mint. S.G. F204, cat. 600. Photo.
709 £150
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 30s. brown, watermark upright, fine mint. S.G. F205, cat. 400. Photo.
710 £150
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 30s. brown, watermark upright, very fine, lightly mounted mint. S.G. F205, cat. 400. Photo.
711 £120
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 2.10s. red, watermark inverted, fine mint. S.G. F207, cat. 400. Photo.
712 £150
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 2.10s. red, watermark inverted, very fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. F207, cat. 400. Photo.
713 £2000
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 3 10s. rose, watermark upright, fine unmounted mint, scarce. S.G. F209, cat 2,750. Photo.
714 £1050
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 3 10s. rose, watermark upright, fine mint. S.G. F209, cat. 2,750. Photo.
715 £170
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 5 indigo-blue, watermark inverted, fine unmounted mint. S.G. F211w, cat. 300. Photo.
716 £90
New Zealand: Postal Fiscals: 1940-58 5 indigo-blue, watermark inverted, fine mint. S.G. F211w, cat. 300. Photo.
717 | £75
New Zealand: Postal Stationery: 1901 (Jan. 1) Universal Penny Postage 1d. postcard issued by the Postmaster General with printed message on reverse, fine, AM. 1a, also 1960-66 3d. unmounted mint block of four with yellow-brown partially omitted.
719 | £1600
New Zealand: A mainly mint collection in two albums, incl. 1925 Dunedin Exhibition set with additional 4d. showing POSTAGF error, 1926-34 2s. (2) and 3s. (2), 1931 Health set, 1935-36 set used, 1936-42 to 3s. (3), 1953-59 set with 1s. die II, 1958 2d. on 11/2d. error on 725, 1959 Health 3d.+ 1d. with pink omitted, 1960-66 3d. with green omitted, 3d. with yellow omitted, Postal Fiscals 1931-40 to 2, 1940-58 to 1 (2), 2, 3, 5, also surcharged set, etc. (100s)
720 | £620
New Zealand: A used selection of Chalon issues in a folder, incl. 1855-57 blued paper 1s., 1857-63 imperforate 1d. orange, 2d. pale blue pair, 1862-63 imperforate 2d. horizontal strip of three, value to 1s., few multiples, etc., mixed condition. (58)
721 | £240
New Zealand: A collection in eight stockbooks, album (empty) and seven cover albums, incl. 1920 Victory set mint, 1935-43 to 3s. mint, 1953-59 set unmounted mint, a good range of Health stamps with 1931 set mint, comprehensive issues to 2004, f.d.cs, some Tokelau, etc. (many 100s)
722 | £190
New Zealand: A small selection of varieties on Health issues between 1958 and 1971, incl. 1964 21/2d. + 1d. and 3d. + 1d. both with colour shifts, 1966 3d. + 1d. block of four with olive colour shift, 4d. + 1d. with watermark sideways inverted, 1970 21/2c. + 1c. three mint blocks of four all with phantom doubling of NEW ZEALAND, etc. (12 items)
723 | £200
New Zealand: A mint and used collection in four albums, incl. 1935-36 to 3s. (2) mint, 1936-42 to 3s. (3) mint, 1953-59 set mint, 1958 2d. on 11/2d. error mint, etc. (100s)
724 | £80
New Zealand: A mint and used selection on stockleaves, incl. 1940-58 Postal Fiscal 6s. mint, 1960 Health miniature sheets mint and used, etc. (few 100s)
725 | £240
New Zealand: Literature: The Postage Stamps of New Zealand by the R.P.S. of New Zealand, Vols I to VI, with Vol. II containing the set of Chalon proofs, good to fine.
726 £120
Niue: 1902 (Jan.) 1d. handstamped NIUE in bluish green, unused with part original gum, some ink marks on gum, otherwise fine. S.G. 1, cat. 300. Photo.
727 £120
Niue: 1902 (Apr.) 1/2d. green, an unused example without gum, showing both surcharge inverted and spaced UE varieties, fine and rare. S.G. 3 var. (unlisted combination). Photo.
728 £250
Niue: 1902 (Apr) Basted Mills paper perf. 14 1d., showing variety spaced U and E and no stop after PENI on same stamp, unused with large part original gum, fine. S.G. 4c, cat 475. Photo.
729 £850
Niue: 1902 (May) 1d. perf. 14 variety surcharge double, unused with part original gum, fine. R.P.S. certificate (2002). S.G. 9a, cat. 1,800. Photo.
731 £1000
Niue: 1902 (May) 1d. mixed perfs., unused block of nine, one with spaced U and E, another with no stop after PENI, paper crease at left, otherwise fine and rare. S.G. 12, a, b, cat. 2,550. Photo.
733 £220
Niue: 1915 (Sept.) 21/2d. in an unmounted mint block (3 x 6) from the upper left corner of sheet, fine and fresh and showing three minor flaws. S.G. 20, cat. 396+. Photo.
734 £350
Niue: 1917 (Aug.) 1d. carmine showing no stop after PENI variety, mint, minor grease mark otherwise fine. S.G. 21a, cat 800. Photo.
735 £350
Niue: 1917 (Aug.) 3d. chocolate with variety no stop after Pene, fine unmounted mint. S.G. 22a, cat. 850+. Photo.
736 £100
Niue: 1932-36 4d. black and greenish blue, variety watermark inverted, fine mint. S.G. 66w, unpriced. Photo.
737 £85
Niue: 1935 Silver Jubilee 21/2d. vertical pair imperforate horizontally from proof sheets, fine with gum. Cat 250. Photo.
738 £220
Niue: 1941-67 Postal Fiscal, single watermark 2s.6d. to 1 set, fine mint. S.G. 79-82. Photo.
740 | £600
Niue: A mainly mint collection in an album, incl. 1902 (Apr.) 21/2d. perf. 11 block of four, one with no stop after PENI and malformed I in PENI, perf. 14 1/2d. with overprint inverted, 1917 3d. vertical pair of both perfs, 1918-29 both papers set, 1931 set, etc. (348)
741 | £180
Papua and Papua New Guinea: 1911 to 1941, a selection of covers and one card, incl. 1911 (May 23) cover to England, bearing 1910-11 2d., etc. (8 items)
742 | £160
Papua and Papua New Guinea: 1932-40 1/2d. to 1 set, fine mint. S.G. 130-45, cat. 475. Photo.
743 | £240
Papua and Papua New Guinea: A mainly mint collection on leaves, incl. 1932-40 set, Officials with 1931-32 11/2d. and 6d. pairs, one in each with POSTACE variety, P.N.G. 1952-58 set, etc. (157)
744 £170
Samoa: 1925-28 Postal Fiscal 2s. to 1 set less 10s. but also with Revenue only 2, mainly fine mint. S.G. 165-166b, 166d, Barefoot 7. Photo.
746 £400
Samoa: 1932 Postal Fiscal 2 bright purple, fine lightly mounted mint. S.G. 175, cat. 800. Photo.
747 £420
Samoa: 1945-53 Postal Fiscal 2s.6d. to 5 (wmk. upright), fine mint. S.G. 207-14, cat. 1,210. Photo.
748 | £480
Samoa: A mint collection on leaves, incl. 1914-17 perf. 14 2s. to 1 set, perf. 141/2 x 14 2s.6d., 1935 Silver Jubilee 1d. perf. 14 x 141/2, 1935-42 Cowan paper 5, Wiggins Teape 2, etc.
749 | £190
Tonga: A mint collection in an album, incl. 1897 set with additional 21/2d. showing variety no fraction bar in 1/2, 1899 1d. pair, one with 1889 for 1899, 1923-24 set, etc. (few 100s)
750 | £1550
A mint and used collection in five albums and small stockbook, incl. States with New South Wales, Tasmania, Western Australia, 1913-14 6d. claret used (3), 1915-27 2s. brown mint, 1931-36 to 10s. used, 1932 Bridge set used, 1937-49 to 1 (both) mint, Officials, etc. (many 100s)
751 | £270
A K.E.VII to Q.E.II collection in three albums and stockbook incl. Gilbert and Ellice Islands with 1911 set mint, Papua New Guinea with 1952-58 set mint, Pitcairn Islands, etc. (100s)
752 | £750
A collection of Australian postcards in a large postcard album, incl. flora and fauna, street scenes, transport, real photographic, etc. (few 100s)
753 | £120
Airmails: Australia/New Zealand 1929 to 1939, a selection of covers, incl. 1929 G.B. acceptance for first Perth to Adelaide air sevice (2), 1931 Imperial Airways first flight (6), one from Belgium with mixed franking, two to New Zealand, another signed by G.V. Allan and Kingsford Smith, etc. (22 items)