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    AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, GENERAL

    Lot 29
    Estimate: $2,000T

    1850 Sydney View Plate II 2d Lilac-Blue, four close to huge margins with portion of adjoining unit at base, variety 'No whip', SG 22e. 1980 BPA Cert. [We have previously offered only one normal example of this shade (thinned) and the only other ‘No whip’ example recorded by us was in the 1964 Burrus sale]. A great rarity

     

    Lot 30
    Estimate: $2,500 Realised Price : $2,400

    1854-59 Diadem 5d Dull Green, SG 88, Wmk upright, lower left corner example with part original gum. 1971 BPA Certificate. An item for the connoisseur. Ex Caspary, Manwood

     

    Lot 31
    Estimate: $1,250 Realised Price : $950

    1854-59 Diadem 5d Dull Green, SG 88, Wmk upright, good to huge margins, portion of adjoining unit at left. A superb example. Ex W.R.D. Wiggins

     

    Lot 32
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $600

    1854-59 Diadem 5d Dull Green, SG 88, Wmk upright, four good to large margins. 1963 RPSL Certificate. Another superb example. Ex A.B. Schofield

     

    Lot 33
    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $2,800

    1854-59 Diadem 5d Dull Green, SG 88, Wmk inverted and reversed, superb marginal example large to huge margins, with portion of burelage showing on reverse, part original gum. Ex John White. An item for the connoisseur

     

    Lot 34
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $750

    1854-59 Diadem 5d Dull Green, SG 88, Wmk inverted and reversed, close to large margins, portion of adjoining unit at top

     

    Lot 35
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $1,200

    1854-59 Diadem 6d Greenish Grey, SG 90, four margins, very large at top and right, fine unused

     

    Lot 36
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $1,500

    1854-59 Diadem 6d Fawn, SG 93, good to very large margins, large part original gum. Fine and rare in such fresh condition

     

    Lot 37
    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $460

    1854-59 Diadem 6d Greyish Brown, error 'Wmk '8' sideways', SG 96ab, close to very large margins

     

    Lot 38
    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $2,600

    1854-59 Diadem 8d Golden Yellow, SG 97, good to large margins, cancelled with rays '6', deep shade from the first printing, minute tone. Ex Consul Weinberger

     

    Lot 39
    Estimate: $600T Realised Price : $600

    1854-59 Diadem 8d Dull Yellow-Orange, SG 98, unused, with four close to large margins, thinned and repaired. Cat £5500

     

    Lot 40
    Estimate: $1,000T Realised Price : $750

    1854-59 Diadem 8d Dull Yellow-Orange, SG 98, four margins, close to large with 'proving' 185(?) cancel

     

    Lot 41
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $480

    1856-60 Diadem 2d Pale Blue Plate I, Major retouch [24(1)], SG 112a, 'Lines above and below 'TWO PENCE' deepened', large to huge margins three sides, close at left, very lightly cancelled. Ex John White

     

    Lot 42
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $600

    1856-60 Diadem 2d Blue Plate I, Major retouch [24(3)], SG 112a, 'Extensive network of background and side lines, 'TWO PENCE' recut', good to large margins, except at base at lower left where touching, cancelled with rays '96' of Maryborough (Queensland)

     

    Lot 43
    Estimate: $700 Realised Price : $950

    1856-60 Diadem 2d Blue Plate I, Major retouch [73], SG 112a, 'Curved lines around 'NEW' deepened', good to large margins. Ex John White

     

    Lot 44
    Estimate: $1,500 Realised Price : $1,300

    1856-60 Diadem Lithographic transfer of Plate I, 2d Pale Blue [69], SG 118, showing 'Guideline traces outside left frame', large margins three sides, close at lower left

     

    Lot 45
    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price : $1,500

    1856-60 Diadem Lithographic transfer of Plate I, 2d Pale Blue [108], SG 118, showing 'Vertical line in the 'L' of WALES', large margins four sides. Possibly the finest example known. An item for the connoisseur. Ex Steinway, Manwood, White

     

    Lot 46
    Estimate: $2,500 Realised Price : $1,900

    1856-60 Diadem Lithographic transfer of Plate I, 2d Pale Blue Retouched, [111], SG 118a, 'Lines cutting base of 'TWO PENCE' and squares to left and right', margins at top and base, touching at left and right. Exceptional example of this retouch and the rarest of the three major types. Possibly the only example recorded for this position. 1947 RPSL Certificate. Ex Theodore Steinway

     

    Lot 47
    Estimate: $175T Realised Price : $160

    1860-72 Perf 13 8d Bright Yellow Perf 13, SG 167c, fine mint

     

    Lot 48
    Estimate: $200

    1862 Proof of Wmk double-lined '2' as used for 2d De La Rue issue (SG 189-190) upper left corner block of 24 (6 x 4) on wove paper

     

    Lot 49
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $320

    1882-97 5d Blue-Green marginal 'Imperforate pair', SG 233e, large part gum, insignificant bend, mint. Scarce. [A similar pair realised AU$690 in our April 2008 sale]

     

    Lot 50
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $380

    1885-1904 overprint 'REPRINT' 5/- Perf 12x10, £1 Perf 10; overprint 'Specimen' 10/- Perf 12 and 'SPECIMEN' 10/- Perf 10

     

    Lot 51
    Estimate: $600

    1885-86 'POSTAGE' in black on 5/- Lilac and Green (SG 239), additionally optd 'REPRINT' in small capitals, lower right corner block of four, fresh unmounted. Normal mint Cat £1700

     

    Lot 52
    Estimate: $200

    1888-89 Centenary Perf 10 5/- and 20/-, SG 261-62, overprint 'Specimen', usual perfs part o.g./mint

     

    Lot 53
    Estimate: $80 Realised Price : $100

    1897 5/- Reddish Purple, SG 297c, marginal example showing the attractive burelage at left, odd blemish, otherwise fine and scarce

     

    Lot 54
    Estimate: $150

    1899 ½d Blue-Green corner pair, 'Imperforate', SG 298a, unused

     

    Lot 55
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $270

    1899 1d Salmon-Red Die II 'Imperforate pair', SG 301a, unmounted

     

    Lot 56
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $270

    1899 2d Cobalt-Blue 'Imperforate pair', SG 302a, unmounted

     

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