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    AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, LATER ISSUES

    Lot 119
    Estimate: $1,200

    1862-69 De La Rue issues 1d Die Proofs (2, each in Black and Red) both on glazed card (92 x 60 mm) the latter with slight peripheral toning and 2d Cut-down Progressive Die Proofs in Black (4) on glazed card showing hair and upper spandrels incomplete, stop after ''PENCE'', no stop after ''PENCE'' and as issued with hair and Diadem lightened. Majority fine (6)

       

    Lot 120
    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $600

    1862-65 No Wmk Surfaced Paper 2d Pale Blue imperforate proof with mss diagonal 'Specimen', very rare. Ex Marcus Samuel and McCredie. 2002 Ceremuga Certificate

     

    Lot 121
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1862-65 No Wmk Surfaced Paper 2d Cobalt-blue mint block of 12 with wing margin at left, large part original toned gum, with one tone spot affecting the face of one unit, a scarce multiple. SG 193 Cat 480+

     

    Lot 122
    Estimate: $300

    1864-67 De La Rue 1d Dull Red, 2d Blue, 4d Red-Brown and 10d Lilac Wmk Single-lined Numerals Perf 13, plus the 1860-72 2d Diadem Wmk Double-lined '3' Perf 13, all optd diagonal 'SPECIMEN' (McCredie Type 1), fine for these with part o.g. Also 1d envelope cut-out with same overprint (6)

     

    Lot 123
    Estimate: $2,200

    1871-84 Wmk Crown over NSW (I) selection: 1d Perf 10 mint or unused (2) and used (pair), 2d Perf 11 x 12 comb unused and Perf 13 used (5, four with Double Impression of 'TWO PENCE' with one on an 1879 cover), 4d Perf 13 and 13 x 10 unused, 1/- Perf 10 and 13 x 10 both mint, 1882-97 Type II selection; 1d Perf 11 x 10 used (3, incl a pair), Perf 12 x 11 used pair and Perf 13 x 10 used (optd OS), 2d Perf 12 used (2), Perf 12 x 10 used pair and 12 x 11 used, 3d Perf 10 mint and used (both optd OS), 4d Perf 12 used (optd OS), 5d mint Perf 10 (3, different shades), 10 x 11, 11 x 10, 12 (2, one wmk sideways), 11, 11 x 12 and 12 x 11, 8d mint Perf 10 and 11 (2), 1/- mint Perf 10 and 11 x 12 comb (2) plus 1888 4d Centennial perf 11 used, 1897 Charities mint 1d (4) and 2d and 1905 9d 'Commonwealth' perf 11 mint. The majority fine with many difficult perf varieties included (49 + 1 cover)

      

    Lot 124
    Estimate: $100

    1871-84 Wmk Crown over NSW (I) 2d Pale Blue Perf 13 showing variety 'TWO PENCE' doubled at right due to a shift in the decoupage; singles used on separate 1877 and 1878 covers to Sydney (one uncancelled) and a pair used on 1877 (29 Nov) mourning cover Sydney to Wagga Wagga with RPSL Certificate (1986). Mostly fine (3 covers)

     

    Lot 125
    Estimate: $60

    1871-84 Wmk Crown over NSW (I) 1/- Black Perf 13 x 10 mint, centred lower right, blunt perfs at left, very faint stain at top and part o.g SG 221ba Cat 170

     

    Lot 126
    Estimate: $400

    1876 Wmk Crown over NSW (II) Perf 13 1/- Black optd 'Specimen' (McCredie Type 5) in Red; 1882-97 Wmk Crown over NSW (II) optd 'Specimen' (Type 6) comprising 1d, 2d Perf 11 x 12, 4d, 10d Perf 10, and 'OS' 1d, 2d, 4d, Perf 11 x 12 and 6d, 1/- Perf 10. Mostly fine, the 'OS' opts with part o.g. as prepared. Ex McCredie (10)

     

    Lot 127
    Estimate: $1,250

    1885-86 'POSTAGE' opts selection comprising 5/- with Black opt perf 12 x 10 large part o.g. and minute pinhole and 10/- with Blue opt Perf 12 (4, centred lower left with large part o.g, two used and another optd 'Specimen') and 1903-04 10/- Perf 12 (2), 11 (2), 12 x 11 (3, one with scratch flaw across Queen's head and another with broken frame variety). Majority fine (12)

     

    Lot 128
    Estimate: $200

    1885-86 'POSTAGE' opt 5/- Lilac & Green optd POSTAGE in black and REPRINT, unmounted vertical marginal pair. Originals Cat 1000 as mint singles

     

    Lot 129
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $650

    1888-1912 Centennials mint and used collection including 1889 1/- Kangaroo imperf mint single (Cat 1000 for a pair), 1888 1d on 'NSW' Revenue paper (3 - 2 mint) and 2d (used), 1890 5/- Map Lilac perf 10 part o.g. (Cat 180) and Mauve perf 11 marginal large part o.g (Cat 225), 20/- Carrington Wmk 5/- mint perfectly centred with full gum (Cat 450), 1890 20/- Carrington perf 10 well-centred large part o.g (Cat 350), 1905 6d Deep Orange perf 11 mint (2 - Cat 550), 1907 8d marginal mint block and 'OS' on 8d blocks of 12 and four (Cat 352+). The majority fine and an excellent opportunity (few hundred)

     

    Lot 130
    Estimate: $150

    1888 Centennials Emergency Printing on Wmk 'NSW' Fiscal Paper 1d Mauve selection comprising mint or unused (5) and used (9, 2 with inverted wmk and 3 showing the marginal wmk from the edge of sheet). A seldom found wmk and majority fine (14) SG 259a Cat 200

     

    Lot 131
    Estimate: $250

    1888 Centennials Emergency Printing on Wmk 'NSW' Fiscal Paper 2d Prussian blue comprising mint (4 - one unused without gum) and used (6 - 3 with wmk inverted). Scarce emergency printing. (10) SG 260 Cat 476

     

    Lot 132
    Estimate: $250

    1888 Centennial 5/- Deep Purple Wmk '5/-' Perf 10 optd 'Specimen' (McCredie Type 10), large part o.g.

     

    Lot 133
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $750

    1888-89 Centennial 5/- Deep Violet part o.g. with a few short perfs (2, one opted 'Specimen') & 20/- Cobalt-blue large part o.g. with usual rough perfs (2, one optd 'Specimen') plus 1905 Wmk Crown over A 20/- Perf 12 and 11 x 12 both large part o.g and optd 'OS' on 20/- (2, optd 'SPECIMEN' or 'Specimen') the latter with gums thins and on 5/- Map Wmk '5/- over NSW' in Diamond perf 12 (2, both used) and very fine (11)

     

    Lot 134
    Estimate: $250

    1890 Centennial 20/- Cobalt-Blue Wmk '20/- NSW' Perf 10 optd 'SPECIMEN' (McCredie Type 12), part o.g.

     

    Lot 135
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1891 Surcharges 7d on 6d Brown Perf 10 optd 'SPECIMEN' (McCredie Type 13) in blue, part o.g. [This 'SPECIMEN' type is found only on this stamp]. Ex McCredie

     

    Lot 136
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $360

    c1892 (1 Jun) cover-front Gunnedah to Wellington, New Zealand franked block of four 12d on 1/- DLR, strip of four 7d on 6d DLR, strip of three d on 1d DLR and pair and single of the 2d Allegorical representing a staggering 43 times the inter-colonial rate plus 3d registration. Almost certainly the highest rated postal article of the Australian States. Few peripheral faults though an extraordinary and extremely rare franking with only 5 examples of the 12d on 1/- DLR on cover recorded and this the only multiple. SG Cat approx 2000

     

    Lot 137
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $75

    1891 3d Green Diadem Wmk '10' pair from the edge of sheet with large imperf margin at right tied by ray numerals on front and part back 1892 (27 May) cover from Moulamein to Prague (scarce destination). Minor tone spots though an uncommon stamp on cover. BPA Certificate (1983) Cat from 320+

     

    Lot 138
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $250

    1892 optd 'REPRINT' set comprising (6d) Registered, 8d Diadem (3, Perfs 10, 11, and 12 x 10), 5/- Coin, 1d, 2d, 4d, 6d, 1/- DLR, 5/-, 1 'POSTAGE' opts, and d on 1d Surcharge. Mostly large part o.g., one 8d thinned. Ex McCredie (13)

     

    Lot 139
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $340

    1897 1d (1/-) Charity (not tied) on 1897 (8 Jul) registered locally addressed cover additionally franked 3d Diadem. Both stamps cancelled with Sydney Registered cds. Scarce contemporary use on a very clean cover

     

    Lot 140
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $210

    1899 6d Deep Orange Imperforate horizontal pair, part o.g and small thin at top of left unit with four good margins. SG 305a Cat 475

     

    Lot 141
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $440

    1899 6d Emerald-green imperforate horizontal pair, large part o.g. lightly hinged with four good margins. Fine and fresh. SG 307a Cat 550

     

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