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    Lot 65
    Estimate: $400

    1876 (19 Apr) inwards mourning cover G.B. to Home Rule bearing 6d Plate 14 tied by Tottenham duplex, arrival datestamp, framed 'ADVERTISED/UNCLAIMED' in red and manuscript 'Unclaimed', backstamps of Sydney, Mudgee and Home Rule. Rare and attractive


    Lot 66
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1886 (27 Jul) OHMS printed on cover locally used at Sydney bearing 1d optd 'OS' tied by concentric rings. Scarce


    Lot 67
    Estimate: $600

    1894 (20th Oct) envelope with monogram of Grand Central Coffee Palace on flap Sydney to Hawkes Bay (N.Z.) showing very fine strike of 'Saved from wreck of the/"WAIRARAPA."' in lilac, backstamped Danevirke. Accompanied by earlier write-up stating 'The wreck of the steamer was sold at auction on the 6th of November for 70, less than a single cover now brings at auction'!


    Lot 68
    Estimate: $750T

    1894 (Aug) registered cover bearing 2d (4) and 1895 (Mar) 3d Registered Envelope uprated with d (4), 8d, 7d on 6d, both to the same addressee in Guatemala, the earlier item endorsed 'Per C.-A. R.M.S. "ARAWA"' and with backstamps of Sydney, British Columbia and San Francisco, other Sydney and New Orleans, U.S. registration labels affixed and arrival cachets, minor blemishes. Outstanding destination


    Lot 69
    Estimate: $300

    1897 (5 Nov) use of 2d Emu Envelope to Sydney cancelled in magenta with double-oval 'BOURKE/N.S.W.' handstamp, another on reverse. Rare and fine


    Lot 70
    Estimate: $100

    1907 (30 Jan) red cover to USA printed for C.G.PIGGOTT/FRUIT MERCHANT' bearing 1d pair and d, tied by code '20' Sydney cds. Attractive


    Lot 71
    Estimate: $400T Realised Price : $300

    Cancellations: Selection A - Y mostly early 1900's cds's on covers/cards, noted 1865 very fine oval 'MONEY ORDER OFFICE/SYDNEY N.S.W.' in red, 1875 Collector, 1888 Darlington Point, Dripstone '1043' (incorrectly allocated by Campbell), Euriowie, Frogmoor, 1863 Majors Creek, Maryland, Middleton Street, Mount Elliot, North Berry Berry, Parliament House, Tartna Point, registered's, advertising, useful Stationery, PPC's, etc, little or no duplication, quality of cancels generally good (132)


    Lot 72
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $140

    Cancellations: 1890's-1900's range of circular datestamps on hagners A-Y, some no doubt useful or scarce (few 100)


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